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.
New $179 Addition to Award Winning Wearable HD Sports Camera Line
Mark Burnett, five-time Emmy award winner and avid GoPro customer, said in a previous statement, "We have used GoPro cameras in some of our biggest productions, like Survivor and The Bible. GoPro has allowed us to capture and share fascinating new perspectives that previously weren’t possible or were too costly, which in the end makes for better story telling. We are always excited to see what GoPro is working on next."
"In a world of smartphones and increasingly small cameras, GoPro is still the film fans device of choice and the rugged gadget that will launch the careers of many future directors. If in doubt, check out the home made rocket that took a GoPro to space or the shark footage, both on YouTube." - T3 Award for the GoPro HERO3
EY named Nick Woodman as the 2013 Entrepreneur of the Year in Retail and Consumer Products Category
"Despite a lot of newcomers in the field, GoPro is still the leader in adventure cameras. The new Hero3 Black manages to pack an f/2.8 wide-angle lens, a 12-megapixel sensor, and the power to shoot 30 still frames per second into a camera body that’s smaller than a bar of soap" – Outside Magazine "Gear of the Year" 2013
"Smaller, lighter, sharper, better … It’s the runaway POV cam of the year." National Geographic "Gear of the Year" 2013
GoPro HERO3+ Black Edition wins Men's Journal Gear of the Year 2014
The GoPro HERO3+ is the "Best of the Best…’Top Gear’ Of The Year" - GearJunkie Gear of the Year 2013
"GoPro Cameras Can Make You A Better Bass Angler" - Field & Stream
"Top 10 YouTube Brand Videos" - AdWeek