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
New York, NY – Sept, 2010 – The GoPro HD HERO was put through its paces and featured in the New York Times. The Gadgetwise Blog writer says the HD HERO is “One of the most fun cameras I’ve ever used…. and “Packs more power than most professional cameras on the market today.”
Top Athletes in Freeriding, Slopestyle, Cross Country, and Downhill Mountain Biking Join GoPro Roster
September 22, 2010 – Half Moon Bay, Calif. – GoPro®, the world’s best selling wearable HD camera company, names Aaron Chase, Andrew Taylor, Brandon Semenuk, Brian Lopes, Cam McCaul, Cam Zink, Darren Berrecloth, Mike Montgomery and Tyler Allison to the GoPro team of athletes.
Half Moon Bay, CA – Aug, 2010 – This weekend the bike world had plenty of action with BMX at the X Games and Crankworx taking place in Winter Park Colorado. GoPro congratulates Chad Kagy for taking home a gold from the BMX Big Air competition at X Games 16 and to Brandon Semenuk for winning both the slopestyle and the best trick at Crankworx Colorado for his front flip.
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
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