The History of GoPro

Timeline created by jacee_c
  • Ideation

    Ideation
    Nick Woodman works on the idea of a wrist strap for surfers to attach to existing film cameras.
  • Product Evaluation

    Product Evaluation
    When Woodman took a trip to Australia and Indonesia, he honed his idea and snapped photos with various camera models while surfing. After this trip, he decided that he would have to sell the wrist strap.
  • Hero 35 mm

    Hero 35 mm
    This was the first ever GoPro made.
  • GoPro HERO1

    GoPro HERO1
    Woodman worked on his first camera for two years after founding the company, eventually introducing the GoPro 35mm HERO in September 2004 at San Diego's Action Sports Retailer trade show. In its first year GoPro sold $150,000 worth of products.
  • Gopro HD HERO2

    Gopro HD HERO2
    Improves optics, it also has a few new video and still photo shooting models.
  • GoPro HERO3

    GoPro HERO3
    The GoPro HERO3 shoots longer duration activities. When you use it, make sure Wifi is turned off!
  • GoPro HERO4

    GoPro HERO4
    The HERO4 GoPro is a waterproof digital action camera for travel and touch screen.
  • GoPro HERO4 Silver

    GoPro HERO4 Silver
    The GoPro HERO4 SIlver is just like the GoPro HERO4 but instead it's silver!!
  • GoPro HERO4 Black

    GoPro HERO4 Black
  • GoPro HERO5

    GoPro HERO5
    The HERO5 GoPro camera's are small and easy to mount. They also have a touchscreen on the back of them.
  • GoPro HERO session

    GoPro HERO session
    The HERO Session, released July 6, 2015, is 50% smaller and 40% lighter compared to other versions of the GoPro HERO4 camera.
  • GoPro HERO5 Black

    GoPro HERO5 Black
    The HERO5 Black is capable of capturing raw still images. Instead of getting a fully processed, ready-to-go image, you can have all the data captured by the sensor.
  • GoPro HERO5 Session

    GoPro HERO5 Session
    It features an external design that’s almost identical to its more expensive stablemates, but with a considerably cut down specification internally - and a much lower price.
  • GoPro Net Worth

    GoPro Net Worth
    In Dec. 2012, the Taiwanese company purchased an 8.88% stake in the then-private GoPro, valuing it at $2.25 billion. At that time, Woodman had a net worth of around $1.1 billion
  • GoPro HERO6

    GoPro HERO6
    You can shoot breathtaking scenes in Ultra HD with this GoPro HERO6 Black action camera. Its 60 fps frame rate provides high-quality for videoing also!!
  • GoPro's announced!!

    GoPro's announced!!
    GoPro announced that it had sold more than 30 million HERO cameras since inception.
  • GoPro HERO7

    GoPro HERO7
    The GoPro HERO7 is waterproof to a depth of 10 meters, can livestream footage, and offers GPS location tracking.
  • GoPro HERO7 BLack

    GoPro HERO7 BLack
    The Hero 7 Black, which replaces the now discontinued Hero 6 Black, comes with new ‘Hypersmooth’ electronic image stabilisation, which GoPro founder Nick Woodman called “the best in-camera video stabilisation in any camera, ever”.
  • GoPro HERO7 SIlver

    GoPro HERO7 SIlver
    The GoPro HERO7 has the same features as the HERO7 Black but in a different color.. of course!!
  • Which GoPro is the best?

    Which GoPro is the best?
    The GoPro HERO4 Black is supposed to be by far the best only because it has the best videoing quality.