Navigating your GoPro

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HERO6 Black contains three camera modes: Video, Photo, and Time Lapse.



Video mode contains two capture modes: Video and Looping. For descriptions of each capture mode, see Video Mode: Capture Modes (page 13).



Photo mode contains three capture modes: Photo, Burst, and Night. For descriptions of each capture mode, see Photo Mode: Capture Modes (page 16).


Time Lapse

Time Lapse mode contains three capture modes: Time Lapse Video, Time Lapse Photo, and Night Lapse Photo. For descriptions of each capture mode, see Time Lapse Mode: Capture Modes (page 19).


For a visual map of your GoPro's modes and settings, see Map of Modes and Settings (page 4).



1. From the main screen, tap the icon in the lower left corner.
2. Tap one of the mode icons at the top of the screen (Video, Photo, or Time Lapse).
3. Tap a capture mode in the list below it.


4. On the main screen, tap the setting that you want to change.
5. Tap a new option (available options are white). The camera returns you to the main screen.


If you select a video resolution (RES) that does not support the frames per second (FPS) setting that is selected, a message appears that tells you how to select a new FPS setting. A similar message appears if you select an FPS that is not supported by the selected resolution.

6. To change an advanced setting, swipe left. Note: Not all capture modes have advanced settings.
7. To turn on an advanced setting, tap [ ].


8. To return to the main screen, swipe down.



The Mode button lets you quickly cycle through the capture modes that you set. For example, if you previously selected Video in Video mode, Night Photo in Photo mode, and Time Lapse Video in Time Lapse mode, pressing the Mode button cycles through those capture modes. Note that Burst photo always appears in this cycle.



If you use the camera under water, use the buttons and the camera status screen to change modes and settings.


Note: The Connections and Preferences menus are not available when navigating with the buttons


1. With the camera powered on, hold down the Mode button [] and press the Shutter button [].

2. Use the Mode button [] to scroll through the settings.



3. Press the Shutter button [] to move through the options within a setting. To select an option, leave the option highlighted.


4. To exit, select one of these options:

• Press and hold the Shutter button [].
• Press the Mode button [] repeatedly until you get to Done, then press the Shutter button [] to select it.



Table of contents

| Your HERO6 Black | Getting Started | Navigating Your GoPro | Map of Modes and Settings | Capturing Video and Photos | Settings for Your Activities | QuikCapture | Controlling Your GoPro with Your Voice | Playing Back Your Content | Using Your Camera with an HDTV | Connecting to Other Devices | Offloading Your Content | Video Mode: Capture Modes | Video Mode: Settings | Video Mode: Advanced Settings | Photo Mode: Capture Modes | Photo Mode: Settings | Photo Mode: Advanced Settings | Time Lapse Mode: Capture Modes | Time Lapse Mode: Settings | Time Lapse Mode: Advanced Settings | Advanced Controls | Connecting to an Audio Accessory | Customizing Your GoPro | Important Messages | Resetting Your Camera | Mounting | Removing the Side Door | Maintenance | Battery Information | Troubleshooting |


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