How big is "giant"?
During our Kickstarter campaign, some of you asked if we could have a Lens Guard to put over the hood of some really big lenses -- a Canon 400mm f/2.8,... Read more
Final Assembly Underway
At last! The molds are finished and we have all the components in hand to put together your new larger size Lens Guards. If you haven't yet received the Lens... Read more
We're funded. Thank you!!
To all our backers, you each helped us reach our funding goal and we just want to say a big "Thank You!!"
We're already busy working on the molds for our... Read more
The Home Stretch
We're nearing the last two days to back our Kickstarter project. And we're at 92% of funding. We're going to make it!
But, though you are already a supporter, we... Read more
New, updated sizing chart
Not sure what size Lens Guard or Lens Bumper you need? We've just updated the "fit chart" to add 1) sizes you need if you're using your lens hood (sunshade)... Read more
80%, and heading to 100%
We set a goal of hitting 80% of our funding goal this weekend, and got it.
"Thank you" to Eric C, Robin, Eric S, Leslie, Marty, Yee Xian Kai,... Read more
We've hit 60%!
Just want to say "thank you!" to every one of our backers.
And with this update, we especially want to give a big "shout out" to our most recent... Read more
Lens Bumpers now available to Kickstarter backers
Many of you have asked about using the Lens Guard with a lens hood (sunshade). We have had two solutions: 1) for sturdy lens hoods, like those made from carbon... Read more
Being sure sizing is correct
The last update showed our research assistant. As you might imagine, Mike Dowell has been helping her be sure we get correct sizing for the new Lens Guards. Before we... Read more
Correct sizing is critical
We are being very thorough in checking sizing of the new Lens Guards, to be sure our designs fit the broadest range of lenses, and fit them well. To help... Read more
Where the "outers" for your Lens Guards will be made
Mike Dowell, Lens Guard inventor, has lined up a molding company to make the Santoprene outer for the Lens Guards. Santoprene is the rubberized substance that forms the hard, waterproof outer shell... Read more
X-L Lens Guards fit 70-200mm lenses with hoods
We've been testing our new Lens Guards on a whole range of lenses with hoods (sunshades). One thing we've confirmed is that the new X-L Lens Guard will fit all... Read more
Prototypes for XX-L and Jumbo
The good initial backing of our project is exciting!!
We’re putting that excitement to good use. The prototypes for the Jumbo and XX-L Lens Guards are complete. These prototypes will... Read more