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howeikwok

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#347651 How did Howard Hall do this?

Posted by howeikwok on 13 May 2014 - 03:44 PM

Thanks everyone, that give me some idea.

 

Jonny, it's true that sometimes you need more than one encounter of the same creature to put together the footage, but I doubt he is that lucky to find two flamboyance cuttlefish eating the same type of shrimp.

 

It's good to know the the Olympus 12-50 lens is possible to get close to that kind of result. I think I'm going to invest in one of this since it's cheap and might come in handy:

 

http://www.fun-in.co...product_id=1714

 

I just bring myself to spend US$250 for a subsee adapter to just flip the lens in and out.......

 

I have 4 of these magnets. They work as advertised. I have loaded a subsee and 1-2 more Fun-in +5 diopters stacked with no issue. Any more and it might drop off on land. There's always a danger of a force coming from the side dislodging the lens but if it is just one lens then the risk is quite minimal.

 

One caveat. the magnets also gets a bit of sand stuck on it underwater. The type of black sand with iron content. So you'll need to clean it off from time to time.




#316961 Z240 eneloop batt chargers

Posted by howeikwok on 23 September 2012 - 02:09 AM

I been using the Maha 8 Cell charger for a number of years. Just changed a new charger last year as the old one had some internal corrosion. Watch out those bringing out on LOBs or areas which get salt spray!!

Batteries i started with the maha 2700mah ones but now i'm using a Sanyo Harmolattice which looks similar to the XX series. 2500mah eneloop style. I also have the Maha imedion 2400mah. Both work well without any issue and hold the charge well.


#316776 F.I.T. Pro Series LED 5000 Video light

Posted by howeikwok on 20 September 2012 - 01:48 AM

F.I.T. Pro Series LED 5000 Video Light

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They are very similar to my FIX Aquavolt 3500 but much cheaper

http://wetpixel.com/...showtopic=47462


Yea they look quite similar.

Can't wait to test them in the water. :)


#312896 Manado June 2012

Posted by howeikwok on 16 July 2012 - 06:56 PM

Some footage i shot during my recent trip.

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