A short history of animals trying to eat GoPro cameras
Lauren Crabbe | Published: May 23, 2013 at 16:10 UTC5
Nature photographers have it rough — waiting for hours in the wilderness, hoping to catch clear footage of a specific animal. Amatuers and professionals alike have taken to leaving affordable, wide-angle HD GoPros in the field instead of themselves, hoping that the rugged cameras can survive anything — even being mistaken for lunch.
An amazing video of a grizzly bear munching on GoPro went viral earlier this week, so we dug into the depths of the Internet to find the best animal vs. GoPro moments. (Warning to those with weak stomachs, these videos offer a view that is usually reserved for vereranary dentists and low-food-chain critters.)
Grizly bear's disapointing snacktime goes viral
Lioness plays with her food
Pelican wants to take GoPro on a flight
Hungy hungry ... aligator?
Tigers destroy GoPro snowman and take a frosty bite
Octopus finds GoPro a little chewy