Woods Electronics Inc.
Woods Electronics Inc. was born and
Incorporated in San Diego county by Lowell Johnson an Electrical
Engineer in 1986. Woods was run by Lowell as a consulting firm until
about 1991 when he started manufacturing nifty electronic circuits for
sale. Lowell met and started working with Steve Yanke (me) in 1991.
I am also an Electrical Engineer.
Working mostly in the sales of technical products to technical people.
A strong hobby and love of mine has always been photography.
The Shutter-Beam was my idea and
Lowell and myself worked closely in the development of the product and
its features. The Shutter-Beam was developed mainly from an
engineering challenge that I had to photograph a bullet in the air,
and the first Shutter-Beam hit the streets in June of 1991.
In 1992 I took over the company and
Lowell went on to other things. Since then we have introduced a second
improved version of the Shutter-Beam and the ADDjust A Sec., an
additional timing circuit that enhances the Shutter-Beam's