THE FIRST OF SEVERAL REMOVABLE EXPANSION MODULES FOR INDUSTRY LEADING HD HERO CAMERA
January 31, 2011 — Half Moon Bay, Calif. — GoPro, the worldʼs leading wearable and gear mountable camera company, today announced the availability of the LCD BacPac, a removable LCD screen for the companyʼs HD HERO camera. The LCD BacPac represents the first in a line of expansion modules to be released for the HD HERO camera. Available for order today, subsequently shipping to retailers around the world, the LCD BacPac has an MSRP of $79.99.
Sundance, Utah (January 17, 2011) This January, the world’s top action sports filmmakers, iconic athletes and enthusiasts come together in Utah to celebrate action sports culture at the GoPro X-Dance Action Sports Film Festival. This year’s event will run January 22-25, 2011 with screening headquarters at The Depot 13 North 4th West; 801-456-2800.
AURORA, Ill. and Half Moon Bay, Calif. (January 7, 2011) – GoPro, the world’s leading HD activity camera company, has been selected as the official sports camera of the Monster Energy AMA Supercross, an FIM World Championship, for the 2011 and 2012 seasons. The 2011 Monster Energy Supercross season and GoPro sponsorship initiatives kick-off this Saturday, January 8 at Anaheim’s Angel Stadium.
December 15, 2010 – GoPro celebrates the success of its world famous HD HERO® line of wearable and gear mountable sports cameras by launching a national TV campaign comprised of 16 action sports commercials, nearly all of which are consumer generated.
November 1, 2010 – Richard Hart of KGO ABC 7 takes a ride with founder and CEO of GoPro, Nicholas Woodman, to learn more about the world’s best-selling wearable and gear mountable HD cameras and to get a preview of the upcoming 3D HERO kit.
October 31, 2010 – 60 Minutes uses GoPro’s HD HERO to capture the feeling of riding the most prized and celebrated horse in history, Zenyatta.
We are always amazed and humbled to see how our cameras are being used to document world events. Here is coverage from CNN on the rescue of the miners trapped in the Chilean mine.
This summer HBO used the GoPro HD HERO in its documentary of the New York Jets in its series “Hard Knocks” – Now the creative minds at HBO are at work again on new series following the Pittsburgh Penguins and the Washington Capitals for its 24/7 franchise. Check out the Pens TV segment about how HBO is using HD HEROs to bring unique camera angles to tell the story.
When I saw the footage from the GoPro on our big screens at Skywalker Ranch, I was amazed...
Executive Producer Rick McCallum, Lucasfilm, Ltd
2008 & 2009 Top Selling Product Award
Dealer News Top 100 Retailer Poll (Motorcycle Industry)
Editors Choice Award - Video Camera Category
Backpacker Magazine, April 2009
Small, rugged and durable packaging allows mounting on virtually anything….The results were nothing short of spectacular….
Modified Magazine, March 2010
GoPro is setting the tone for wearable video cameras.
Gear Junkie, August 2009
Mountain Bike Action Magazine, December 2009
'Impossibly small cameras that go practically anywhere'
Fortune.com / CNN, October 2010
Point-of-view cameras such as the GoPro have revolutionized the sense of perspective in action sports.
Red Bull, 2010
This camera isn't just easy to use, it's addictive...the GoPro Motorsports HERO wins our nod for best all-around onboard (camera).
I can see GoPro completely dominating the POV market.
Ben DeCamp, Staff Photographer, Surfer Magazine
The video quality is amazing, and if you can view it in high definition, it’s even more astounding that such a great picture can come from such a tiny, easy to use camera.
ATV Scene, February 2010
First off, the GoPro HD Helmet HERO shoots amazing quality video for such a small package. To say it’s professional quality would be true, as I’ve even used it to shoot footage at my day job as a TV news videographer.
Utah Outside, March 2010
Best helmet cam for Men's Journal's Gear of the Year. "Top-notch image quality… affordable and easy to use"
Men’s Journal, December 2009
This is the best sports cam I've ever used.
Gizmodo 2008 & 2009 Top Selling Product Award
...after testing it for the past six months I can honestly say it's one of the coolest, handiest little cameras I've ever used.
Mark Anders, Surfline.com
Gathered around the TV after the day’s riding, everybody was amazed such a small camera could take such high-quality, high-definition footage.
ATV Magazine, April 2010
GoPro finishes first in Car and Driver's Gear Box review. “The GoPro emerged as our favorite for one reason: picture quality."
Car and Driver, May 2010
"Packs more power than most professional cameras on the market today...the GoPro is one of the most entertaining cameras I've ever used."
New York Times, September 2010
"Bombproof build, quality video and loads of mounts. Essential for any adrenalin junkie - 5 Star Winner.”
Stuff Magazine, July 2010