the photon is the boot for those who want comfort and fit combined with the fast speed zone closure system. the photon has everything you need to take your riding to the next level: perfect support, a responsive feel and a sole with enough traction to open up new terrain through small hikes. discover all facets of the mountain with boots that are as comfortable as your sneakers.
outer boot the 1:1 powerup tongue with firm flex provides more suspension and durability. griplite backstay sits firmly between the boot and the highback to allow direct energy transfer and reduce fatigue. the est® optimised midsole moves the centre of gravity down and improves board feel without compromising comfort. b3 gel cushioning provides maximum cushioning, does not harden in low temperatures and withstands repeated impacts without shattering. the vibram® traction lug outsole with ecostepâ„¢ rubber with 30 % recycled rubber allows for an increased surface area for more contact points that provide optimal traction at a low weight.
liner the heat-mouldable imprint 3 liner features a hook-and-loop closure system with an internal lace-up closure for a snug fit and lightweight power panels for more response. the slightly higher focus cuff increases heel stability by enclosing the ankle and providing an improved response.
lacing system the speed zone lacing system features lightning-fast lacing control while allowing you to customize the tension of upper and lower zones in seconds. new england ropes use american-made fibres and are virtually indestructible, won't kink, and are easy to re-lace.