Import Photos and Videos to MacBook Air from GoPro Hero 3

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Hello and welcome to VisiHow. In this video, we are going to show you how to import your photos and videos from your GoPro Hero 3 Black edition to a Macbook Air.


Steps

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    There are two ways to import your photos. The first is to take out the microSD card as you can see on the left and insert it into an adapter and then place it into a USB drive that is specially designed for inserting SD Cards okay?
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    You can do it that way, or you can use a USB cable and simply insert the small end into the micro USB port
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    and then insert the larger end into the Macbook Air okay?
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    So now, we have done this and it will start to work. We are going to have to turn it on. Holding down the Mode button - the start button to turn on okay?
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    And now, in the Macbook Air, it will automatically bring up iPhoto okay? It will now automatically open so you can then instantly start importing your photos. So this is the first option you can do. So we have 7 photos here of a street scene. Very nice blue car - badly parked unsurprisingly.
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    We can import directly from iPhoto or the other option is as you can see on the right of the screen, the folder has appeared.
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    We can go directly to the file itself so if we do not want to use iPhoto and we want to use the actual file itself, we can begin working on that. Importing it or using it as we need okay? And you can see the photos we have taken today with the GoPro Hero 3 Black edition.
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    Okay, so you can import everything you need by two simple methods - by using the USB cable or by using a microSD adapter and a USB adapter okay? So, if you have any questions about this video, you can leave them in the suggestion box below. You have been watching VisiHow. Goodbye.
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Video: Import Photos and Videos to Macbook Air from GoPro Hero 3

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Transferring GoPro HERO 3 videos onto my Mac Air?

I have a GoPro HERO 3 and I need to transfer videos onto my Mac book air. However, I can't fit the SD card into my laptop, what do I do to get videos on my computer without purchasing an SD card adapter?. I have tried: Tried to connect it with USB. Tried fitting SD card onto computer but it didn't fit. I think it was caused by: Maybe it just doesn't work, I don't know

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Go Pro connected but photos are not imported?

I have an original Go Pro and it is my first time to connect it to my Mac Air. The import photo window pops up but I cannot find the disc on my desktop and my finder also does not show up the go pro disc. When I select couple photos in import window the process begins but freezing for 10 minutes. I have to quit the process by hard quit, system el captain 10.11.6. my other external storage works fine.

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