Tuesday, 11 November 2008
Lowepro is an international company that produces carrying solutions for imaging equipment and consumer electronics. Its worldwide headquarters are located in Sebastopol, California. Lowepros products are used by photographers throughout world, mostly professional photographers and photojournalists, but they also produce cases for consumer photographer and laptops.
In 1967 when Greg Lowe invented the world’s first internal frame backpack the brand began to grow. Some years later in 1972, Lowe introduced another innovation - the first foam padded, soft-sided camera bag. Lowepro have also been responsible for lots of the industry standards of modern back packs as the introduction of plastic buckles, compression straps and stabilizers. They have never stopped to innovate and improve their products over the last 40 years. Customer relations are highly important for their work, most innovation and improvements are inspired by helpful advices from their customers.
Today Lowepro is the largest producer of camera support packs with distribution in 107 countries.