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Gates announces housing for Sony AX100 Photo

Gates announces housing for Sony AX100

Gates Underwater Products has announced the imminent release of their housing for the Sony FDR-AX100 4K Handycam Camcorder. The housing features a side window for viewing the camera’s LCD, neutral buoyancy and the ability to add all battery sizes. It is compatible with Gates lens ports.

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Nauticam announces their housing for the Olympus E-M10 Photo

Nauticam announces their housing for the Olympus E-M10

Nauticam has “officially” announced their housing for the Olympus OM-D E-M10 mirrorless camera. It is a smaller housing than the one for the E-M1, and features a port lock similar to that of the Nauticam SLR housings. It is supplied with electronics for their vacuum system, and the housing allows access to both LCD and EVF as required. It has ports for fiber optic triggering of strobes.

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Water Column turns 50 Photo

Water Column turns 50

DIVE’s World Editor and underwater photographer, Douglas Seifert, is celebrating a milestone with the publication of 50 successive Water Columns. To mark the occasion, DIVE has featured a retrospective anthology of his articles this month.

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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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