Because it’s Friday: First-Person Perspectives

The availability of small, lightweight, water-proof, resilient HD video cameras like the GoPro HD Hero have meant an explosion in first-person videos that take you to places some of us wouldn’t choose to go to:

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Cliff Jump
Avalanche Cliff Jump with Matthias Giraud

This one has become a family favourite, the real meaning of a cliff-hanger:

2012 ski doo summit X close call with cliff fall

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GoPro HD: Skateboard Big Air with Andy Mac – X Games 16

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Downhill mountain biking at The Lookout (Swinley Forest)

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Crankworx Whistler – Mike Montgomery’s Slopestyle Run

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Parkour Tour – Dame du Lac climb

Or perhaps you could load a camera onto a remote-control car and run it around Wal-Mart:

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Walwart RC

If you are a skier you don’t really want to watch this one though:

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Skier loses footing, falls off cliff

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