GoPro Max is 'three cameras in one' as single-lens Hero AND dual-lens 360 cam

GoPro Max is 'three cameras in one' as single-lens Hero AND dual-lens 360 cam
(Image credit: GoPro)

After a veritable torrential downpour of leaks and rumors, GoPro has finally announced the GoPro Max for pre-order (as well as the GoPro Hero8 Black). However, despite many of us having already seen the GoPro Max in stark detail, GoPro still managed to pull a few exciting surprises out of the bag in today's announcement. 

When we first saw the leaked photos of the GoPro Max, we assumed that it would simply be a regular 360 camera - much like its predecessor the GoPro Fusion 360. However, one of the most exciting aspects of this announcement is the fact that the GoPro Max isn't just a 360 camera. 

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With over a decade of photographic experience, Louise arms Digital Camera World with a wealth of knowledge on photographic technique and know-how – something at which she is so adept that she's delivered workshops for the likes of ITV and Sue Ryder. Louise also brings years of experience as both a web and print journalist, having served as features editor for Practical Photography magazine and contributing photography tutorials and camera analysis to titles including Digital Camera Magazine and  Digital Photographer. Louise currently shoots with the Fujifilm X-T200 and the Nikon D800, capturing self-portraits and still life images, and is DCW's ecommerce editor, meaning that she knows good camera, lens and laptop deals when she sees them.