Explorers drop GoPro into the deepest unobstructed pit in USA in "World first"

A screen shot of the device used to winch a GoPro down to the deepest pit in the U.S
Twins James and Edward, of the Action Adventure Twins, have dropped a GoPro in to the deepest pit in the U.S at 586ft deep. Here they are using a homemade device to retrieve the camera. (Image credit: Action Adventure Twins)

U.S.-based spelunking enthusiasts (and identical twins) James and Edward, also known as the Action Adventure Twins, are best known for documenting their action-packed escapades on their GoPro across YouTube and Instagram

Now we might have advised the twins in our best action cameras guide that the  DJI Osmo Action 4) and Insta360 Ace Pro have the famous GoPro beat on low-light quality, but, in what they claim is a world first, the twins film themselves dropping their GoPro camera into the deepest unobstructed pit in the U.S, revealing its murky depths for the first time.

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Leonie Helm
Staff Writer

After graduating from Cardiff University with an Master's Degree in Journalism, Media and Communications Leonie developed a love of photography after taking a year out to travel around the world. 

While visiting countries such as Mongolia, Kazakhstan, Bangladesh and Ukraine with her trusty Nikon, Leonie learned how to capture the beauty of these inspiring places, and her photography has accompanied her various freelance travel features. 

As well as travel photography Leonie also has a passion for wildlife photography both in the UK and abroad.