Low-light image quality gets better with every generation of GoPro's Hero cameras, including its latestand . Still, some extra light after sunset definitely helps, so GoPro made the tiny . The Light Mod is now available bundled with the company's to form the .
While the Light Mod comes in handy when shooting photos and video with your GoPro, in the end. it's just a powerful little lamp you can use with your phone or any other camera. I used the magnetic swivel clip attached to my laptop's display to improve the lighting for a webcam video chat, which worked great, but you could just as easily use it anywhere you need more light, making it useful beyond improving your shots. There's also a strobe mode you can use to signal someone or for visibility.
At about the size of a, it's small and light enough to keep in a bag or pocket, and it's waterproof down to 10 meters (33 feet). The light has a cold shoe mount so it can stand on its own, but it also comes with a shoe with GoPro mounting fingers letting you attach it to just about any GoPro mount.
The Zeus Mini is available now as is the Hero8 Blackhousing that has a cold shoe for the Light Mod. But, if you've been waiting to get your hands on GoPro's , it's still on the way. The pandemic has slowed production and shipping, but the new mods are expected to be available in September.