action cams opened up the world of first person videography but what if you wanted a third person view so that you can show off those groovy surf moves in a wider perspective? this is where the SOLOSHOT Auto Tracking Camera Mount will come in handy. it is your own dedicate ‘cameraman’ without the worry that if ‘he’ needs to take a piss or if his raging hormones will be called to attention by those sexy ladies on the beach, thereby missing those critical moments. granted that the device don’t really look sleek but it sure works wonder if you are lone ranger sort of person. all you have to do is to mount your camera onto the tripod mount of the device, set up your shooting rig, strap on the accompanying armband-mounted sensor and you are basically all set. SOLOSHOT is suitable for a wide variety of situations including surfing, wakeboarding, skateboarding, motorsports and even drag races – thanks to its 40-degree per second rotation speed, it can keep up with a target going at 143 mph (230 km/h). the SOLOSHOT base has a full 360-degree of rotation and the armband is totally waterproof in both fresh and saltwater, and is ruggedized to take on any X games you can throw at it. when paired, the base and the transmitter armband has a range of up to 2,000 feet (610 meters), which should be ample enough for most extreme sports. whether you should beg a friend to be your cameraman or put down a good $479 for a device to do the same job is entirely up to you. check out the product video after the break.