NEW YORK, Nov. 13, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- olloclip®, the award-winning maker of the 3-in-1 photo lens solution for the Apple iPhone, today announced that it has been named an International CES Innovations 2013 Design and Engineering Awards Honoree.
The company is being honored for the olloclip new white lens and adapter that allows iPhone 4/4S/5 and iPod touch (4th Gen) users to now use olloclip's 3-in-1 quick-connect photo lens accessory to capture fisheye, wide-angle and macro shots in one small, convenient package on either device.
The patented quick-connect iPhone lens is half the size and weight of the average car key and made in the USA from components including, aircraft grade aluminum, and precision ground coated glass optics. The olloclip lens solution attaches to the iPhone or iPod touch in seconds and easily fits in a pocket and in the palm of the hand making it the perfect camera accessory.
Products entered in this prestigious program are judged by a preeminent panel of independent industrial designers, engineers and members of the media to honor outstanding design and engineering in cutting edge consumer electronics products across 29 product categories.
olloclip received the CES award in the category of digital imaging based on its unique design, which includes innovative materials, fabrication processes and patented technologies. The award was presented by the Consumer Electronics Association (CEA), producer of the International Consumer Electronics Show (CES).
"The olloclip provides iPhone users with three additional creative options to be easily carried at all times," said Patrick O'Neill, CEO and founder of olloclip. "We are honored to be recognized by CEA for our engineering and the technological breakthroughs of the olloclip that now helps put creativity in their pocket and inspires people to make great art."
The olloclip comes in both black, red and white colors and ships with a microfiber carrying case/lens cleaner. The olloclip can be purchased for $69.99 at Apple, Best Buy and Best Buy Mobile locations nationwide or at www.olloclip.com.
olloclip featured at CES 2013
olloclip will showcase the winning product in booth #5631 LVCC, North Hall and in The Venetian at the 2013 International CES, from January 8-11, 2013, in Las Vegas, Nevada.
olloclip will also be displayed at CES Unveiled: The Official Press Event of the International CES from 4-7 p.m. on Sunday, January 6 in the South Seas Ballroom C at Mandalay Bay.
Innovations 2013 Design and Engineering honoree products are featured on http://cesweb.org/Awards/CES-Innovations-Awards.aspx.
About the olloclip:
The olloclip® brand is synonymous with creativity in your pocket — olloclip products give amateur and professional photographers alike the ability to use the iPhone to capture what was previously impossible, easily, spontaneously, artistically and quickly. For more information about olloclip, visit http://www.olloclip.com.