The company operating video cameras GoPro New products launched in September, GoPro HERO7 Du, and challenged its users to perform video presentation of the device, with a more than tempting prize: one million dollars.
The result? More than 25,000 people sent their recording, but only 66 videos from 56 creators from 25 different countries. The winners, therefore, they will receive about 18,000 dollars each.
The result is this 2 minute incredible video, with fine image quality, lots of great actions and landscapes.
"So far, there are videos from presentation Our products have been recorded by our internal media team, who are experts to get the perfect shot, "said Nick Woodman, founder of GoPro and CEO.
"Now HERO7 Black is doing it easy for anyone to hold professional pictures that look at their favorite activities, we decided challenge our customers to record the most outstanding video this year and to pay for it, "he added.
The final video evolved from day to day.
To try to summarize these 25,000 offers In 2 minutes, the GoPro team dedicated for days i analyze the thousands of new videos and focus the final result on clips that support and work with the format 1920×1080 and 29.97 fps (frames per second).
So the final video was evolve from day to day. "For example, find a Wakeboarder & # 39; stuck in 720 a ski player doing something similar: they are two different activities, but they do the same or more, "a member of the company team explained about the selection process.
Also, the fact that the videos unbundled GoPro forced to look for colors in these matching.
The winners range from film makers a photographers up students, dentists, solicitors, pilots, entrepreneurs or marine biologists, to name a few.
"Yes awesome see how fast the creators are joining the challenge, "said GoPro Community Leader, Devon DiPietro." Once we planted a seeds, the GoPro community took the Million Challenge Dollar & # 39; for something more syfrdanol a great of what we have never imagined, "he said.