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Tourist
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Re: I have a hero 7 and the photos I take are not the same wide screen 16:9 ratio like the video tha

there should be option for change that to 16:9 and then u can decide if u will use it.
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Adventurer
Posts: 13,432

Re: I have a hero 7 and the photos I take are not the same wide screen 16:9 ratio like the video tha

gopro.com/feedback you cansubmit that to  their marketing team.

 

 gopro has been this way for a long long time AR16:9 I totally agree.    othewise that is hte way we have to do it.

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Tourist
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Re: I have a hero 7 and the photos I take are not the same wide screen 16:9 ratio like the video tha

Why u need to do extra step when u can shoot even perfect photo every time. That feature simply missing in gopro 7 and its like 5min of programming.
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Adventurer
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Re: I have a hero 7 and the photos I take are not the same wide screen 16:9 ratio like the video tha

[ Edited ]

So I wonder if Portrait  is going to ruin the shot as well?  (WINK)

 

 Editing is what I do to share a story.

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Explorer
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Re: I have a hero 7 and the photos I take are not the same wide screen 16:9 ratio like the video tha

You should post your source code.
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Hiker
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Re: I have a hero 7 and the photos I take are not the same wide screen 16:9 ratio like the video tha

Bad Software Design.... There should be an option for still Photos for 16:9, like there is for Video.

 

This is 2019, stop making excuses GoPro.... And yes I know how to crop my Images from 4:3 to 16:9

But that is not the point.

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Hiker
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Re: I have a hero 7 and the photos I take are not the same wide screen 16:9 ratio like the video tha

I agree, this is just plain stupid not to allow to take pics in 16:9 format. Yeah, I know how to edit, too, but it's annoying, especially when doing 100's of pics.
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Adventurer
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Re: I have a hero 7 and the photos I take are not the same wide screen 16:9 ratio like the video tha

gopro is gettingt he last laugh but whwe no one is  around they will be lookingat an empty room sayingwhat's gone wrong. tehir ears are full of corn not words ofwisdom from emmbers   over and over  tellignthem about 16:9 photos  they rather go outto their  paid youtubers and   try to SELL SELL SELL where they are only fooling themselves