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Inon announces the LF1000-S light Photo

Inon announces the LF1000-S light

Inon has announced the release of their LF1000-S light. It outputs 1000 lumen with a 30┬░coverage and has two power settings. Power is provided by 3 x AA batteries, which give a burn time of 50 minutes at full power and there are a range of accessories available including mounting brackets.

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Video: The kelp beds of the Tasman Peninsula Photo

Video: The kelp beds of the Tasman Peninsula

Over 97 percent of kelp forest stalks have disappeared in the last twenty years along the east coast of Tasmania. A combination of many factors, including wind and currents, has led to the decline. The Wild Australia video investigates the decline. (Photo from Shutterstock)

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Final call: British Wildlife Photographer Awards Photo

Final call: British Wildlife Photographer Awards

The British Wildlife Photographer Awards (BWPA) are making a final call for entries for their 2014 contest. Categories include “Marine and Coast”, and in previous years, underwater photographers have done well in the “Animal Portraits” category too. Entries must have been taken in the United Kingdom.

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Seacam announces new macro port and lens Photo

Seacam announces new macro port and lens

Seacam USA has officially announced the release of their new macro port and wet macro lens. The MIP80 port is designed to have a narrow lens, allowing easier lighting positioning for subjects close to it. The MIP1 macro lens attached to the port via a friction o ring, and gives approximately 2 X magnification. A lens caddy is available for the lens.

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Trailer for Louie Psihoyos’ new documentary ‘6’ Photo

Trailer for Louie Psihoyos’ new documentary ‘6’

Oscar winner Louie Psihoyos, best known for his 2009 documentary The Cove, has directed a new documentary titled ‘6’. This newest film focuses on endangered species and mass extinction. The trailer has just been released and the full documentary will be released to theaters later this year.

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Recsea announces housing for Sony AX100 Photo

Recsea announces housing for Sony AX100

Recsea has announced the release of an aluminum housing for the Sony AX100 4K camcorder. It utilises LANC control via a right hand grip to give access to all camera functions and can be fitted with an external monitor or Inon 45┬░ viewfinder.

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Peter Scoones: 1937 - 2014 Photo

Peter Scoones: 1937 - 2014

Underwater cameraman and innovator, Peter Scoones, passed away earlier this week. Colin Doeg, who co founded BSoUP with Peter in 1967, has graciously written a tribute to him, which we publish in full. Our thoughts go out to his family and loved ones.

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