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10 Bar announces new arms Photo

10 Bar announces new arms

10 Bar has announced that they are releasing a series of flotation arms and camera stays. They feature either high density foam or an air space that is equipped with a valve. The latter means that they can be water filled to achieve neutral buoyancy if the camera rig is too positive.

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Ikelite launches GoPro accessories Photo

Ikelite launches GoPro accessories

Ikelite has launched a series of accessories for GoPro cameras. Included in the new range are a Steady Tray, Pistol Grip, Handles, a kit for mounting a GoPro on an SLR housing, a quick-release kit and a kit that supplies everything needed to mount two Ikelite Gamma lights on a Steady Tray.

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Cave diving in Russia Photo

Cave diving in Russia

Russia is getting a lot of attention for the upcoming Winter Olympics, and these 2011 images by Victor Lyagushkin show another side of the country altogether. These images are from the Oral Cave in the Urals region of Russia.

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Aquapazza announces housing for Sigma Merrill cameras Photo

Aquapazza announces housing for Sigma Merrill cameras

Aquapazza has announced their APSG-DPM housing for the Sigma Merrill DP system compact cameras. The housing has a modular lens port system to allow it to be used with all three models of the Merrill DP cameras. It also features a rail for the attachment of a sun shield for the LCD screen and a fiber optic port for strobe triggering.

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Call for entries: Our World Underwater 2014 Photo

Call for entries: Our World Underwater 2014

The 2014 Our World Underwater contest is now live and calling for entries. Hosted by Wetpixel and DivePhotoGuide, there are over $85,000 worth of prizes, including $1,000 in cash. The deadline is quite tight, all entries must be received by 2 February, so please don’t delay.

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New Zealand sets out to ban finning Photo

New Zealand sets out to ban finning

X-Ray magazine has posted an article about the New Zealand government implementing a timetable to ban shark finning. The ban will be phased in, with the first species being protected from October 2014, and all 113 species that exist in New Zealand waters being included in the ban by 2016. (Image from Shutterstock)

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Aquatica unveils the AE-M1 housing Photo

Aquatica unveils the AE-M1 housing

Aquatica has released details of their housing for the Olympus OM-D E-M1 mirrorless camera. The AE-M1 will ship with a vacuum leak detection system and Aquatica will provide port support all popular underwater lenses for the camera. It can also be fitted with Aquatica’s Aquaview viewfinders.

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