In addition to capturing great photos and video, the GoPro HERO4 Session includes the Burst feature, which lets you capture a moment with up to ten photos in one second. Check out how to use Burst mode on your Session:

Burst photos are a set of photos taken in quick succession. The rate at which these photos is set by default to take ten photos in one second, but can be changed to take 3 or 5 photos in one second, or 10 photos in two seconds.

Burst photos can be captured two different ways:

With Smart Remote

To take a set of burst photos with the Smart Remote:

  1. Pair the Smart Remote to your GoPro Session. Check out our article on how to get connected.
  2. Click the Mode button until the screen shows the Burst mode icon (a stack of three rectangles).
  3. Press the Shutter/Select button to begin taking Burst photos at the rate you set.

To adjust the rate of Burst photos with the Smart Remote:

  1. With Burst Mode Selected on your remote, click the Settings/Tag button (wrench icon).
  2. Click the Mode Button to scroll between the four burst mode rates.
  3. Click the Select/Record button on the rate you have selected.

With GoPro App

To take a set of burst photos with the GoPro App:

  1. Pair Your Session to the GoPro App on your smartphone. Check out our article on how to get connected.
  2. Tap on the listing for your camera to open Live View.
  3. Tap the Mode icon at the bottom right, then select the Burst Photos icon.
  4. Tap the Record button to begin capturing your burst photos.

To adjust the rate Burst photos are taken with the GoPro app:

  1. With the Session connected to the GoPro app, open Live View.
  2. Select Burst mode by tapping the Mode button to the left of the wrench icon, then select Burst mode.
  3. Tap on the Settings button (wrench icon).
  4. Under the Multi-Shot section, tap on Rate.
  5. Select a rate for bust photos, the move out of the Settings menu.