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#1 Wigglyline Films

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Posted 01 May 2013 - 05:40 AM

For sale is my HD Sony EX3 and Amphibico XD X3 Underwater Housing Professional Production Kit… everything you need to shoot underwater!


All items have been maintained to the highest of standards and remain in excellent working condition.


This is for UK Sale only (Or Hire)


The professional kit also comes with great hire and long term investment opportunities. I have rented the housing out on several occasions to Pinewood Studios for commercial shoots. The new buyers contact details will be forwarded onto these clients if you so wish.

Ebayers looking to hire this package please email your enquiry to info@wigglylineproductions.com


Serious UK Buyers Only

£9k ONO


Pick-up preferred due to the excess weight

Courier can be arranged atan additional cost









·      Sony EX3 Camera

·      2 x MxM SDHC/SDXC Transcend 32GB Cards

·     2x SWIT S-8U62Batteries

·     1 x Sony BP-U30 Battery

·     Sony BC-U1 AC Adaptor/Charger & Adaptor Lead

·     KATA CRC-12 Camera RainCover

·     Sony Remote

·     Sony EX3 operating Manual

·     Fujion Rear Lens Cap

·     Sony EX3 Shoulder Strap

·     Sony VCL-EX0877 Wide Angle Converter lens

·     Kata CC-197 Camcorder Case


*The Sony EX3 has 290 hours on the count, as shown in the pictures.


*Few aesthetic marks on the camera body from usage.






Fully functional andExcellent Condition


The Underwater Housing issecured in a customized heavy duty pelicase. Inside it includes a 20m HD/SD BNCcable to allow a monitor feed on the surface (particularly helpful on a commercial shoot).


Also inside is a smalleryellow case with tools. This includes additional the user manual, weights,spare o-rings, and lubricant. An underwater back focusing slate and colourchart is also included.






Releasing into the depths, a brand new member of the Amphibicam®family of underwater professional housings...the XDAmphibicam X3 for the Sony®PMWEX3.


A prosumers delight, this compact housing boasts the full accessof the Sony® PMW-EX3 camcorder controls.

 With a ton of features to keep anypro thrilled, you will find all the important features such as White Balance,ND Filter, Gain, Shutter Speed, Iris, Zoom, and Manual Focus are all at yourfingertips.

 Some might call it the little brother of the HD Amphibicam withmatching features, except it is better suited for travel with its compactsize.



 10Electronic push button controls to access up to 14 functions

·               Record/Pause

·               Recordreview

·               Auto/ManualIRIS

·               Gainselection

·               Manualwhite balance

·               Featureto toggle between WB A, B and preset

·               ShutterON/OFF

·               Shutterspeed selection

·               Menudisplay

·               Menunavigation panel (cancel, +, -, exec)


Mechanical Controls

•               Mechanicalpower ON/OFF switch

•               Mechanicalcontrolled ND filter selection

•               Mechanicalcontrolled manual focus wheel

•               Electronicvariable zoom wheel

•               ManualIris wheel


XDAmphibicam X3 Features

•               MarineGrade Aluminum Construction

•               FullyAnodized with a hard coat of Polyurethane paint and a clear coat

•               AllHardware is Marine Grade Brass and Stainless Steel

•               Optics:Marine Bayonet Mounted Lens System, Dome Port.

•               Equippedwith a window to view the camcorder's own HD LCD Monitor

•               Colorbar display

•               SensitiveDual Hydrophones to pick up high frequency sounds, such as whales and dolphins

•               Tallylight flashes green while filming

•               Visualleak alarm on both grips

•               SecureLockable Safety Latches

•               BayonetMounted Lens System

•               4Auxiliary ports to serve as video out or audio feeds



Depth Rating: 330 ft (100m)

Weight of unit

On land:
With weight ballasts ready to dive withcamera: 45.9 lbs (20.8 kg)

Without weight ballasts, but with camera: 41.9lbs (19.0 kg)

Without weight ballasts or camera: 34.8 lbs (15.8kg)

In Water: Neutral


Length 20.5 inches(521mm)

Width 15.1 inches (384mm)

Height 14.5 inches(368 mm)

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