GoPro and Snappic: A Powerful Duo for Next-Level 360 Booth ExperiencesWhen it comes to immortalizing the magic of special events, photo booths and 360 video booths have emerged as an indispensable tool. And now, to turbocharge this experience and create unforgettable memories, Snappic has joined forces with the game-changing GoPro action camera.This GoPro integration, the third most requested feature by Snappic users, is one of the most thrilling releases of 2023. In this blog post, we dive deep into why the GoPro camera is a transformative addition to the world of photo booths, and how to supercharge its capabilities using Snappic.
Integrating GoPro with Snappic: What You Need to KnowThe Snappic app now allows seamless connection with a GoPro camera, whether through wired or wireless methods. However, for optimal performance, we recommend a wired connection for better stability, faster transfer rates, and simpler internet accessibility.Your tech checklist includes:
- Snappic app (version 1.27.0 or greater).
- iOS 13.0 or greater on your iPhone (recommended) or iPad.
- A GoPro camera (Hero 9 model or newer, with Hero 10 and Hero 11 models supporting both wired and wireless connections).
Connecting Your GoPro to the Snappic App: A Step-by-Step GuideTo enhance your photo booth experiences with the GoPro-Snappic duo, follow these steps for a seamless connection:
- Prepare the GoPro for Connection: If you haven't previously paired your device with the GoPro or are facing connection errors, put the GoPro into pairing mode. The process varies slightly for each GoPro model, so refer to this link for specific instructions.
- Establish a Wired Connection (If Applicable): If you're opting for a wired connection, you might need an adapter for your iOS device. Check out this article for details on the required adapter and maintaining your device charge during use. Connect the adapter to your iOS device, followed by the appropriate cable to the adapter and GoPro. If no adapter is needed, simply connect a USB-C cable to both your iOS device and GoPro. For wireless connections, proceed to step 3.
- Select Your GoPro Camera in the App: In the Snappic app, select an event and tap on 'Configure Camera Search for GoPro Camera'. A page displaying all nearby GoPro cameras will appear. Ensure your camera is on and nearby, and that Bluetooth is enabled on your iOS device. Select a GoPro camera to connect to it. For wired connections, wait for the app to detect it and ensure the 'Wired Connection' symbol is visible next to the GoPro before selection.
The Unbeatable Perks of Pairing GoPro with Snappic
Effortless IntegrationThe GoPro camera, known for its versatility and dependability, is a fan favorite among photo booth enthusiasts. Snappic's integration with GoPro simplifies the photo booth process by providing effortless access to settings, capture triggers, and footage, ultimately improving the overall user experience.
Whether you opt for a wired or wireless connection, integrating your GoPro with Snappic is a piece of cake.