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ChrigelKarrer

Member Since 05 Mar 2010
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Video and Photographing with a rebreather

12 May 2014 - 05:47 AM

Hi!

 

After several Try Rebreather Diving Experiences i liked very much i pulled the trigger,
bought a Poseidon SE7EN and will start my rebreather basic and advanced certification course end of this month.

As it is mandatory - and i belive that this makes sense - to carry a stage with bail-out gas for dives deeper than 18 Meters i ordered a 7 liter alu stage for that.
I am asking myself ho much a side-mount style carried stage will influence my buoyancy and especially the ability to shoot macro as the stage under my arm will be lower than my body and probably touch/hit the ground what i want to avoid.

I will not use the camera during my course and not even for the first dives untill my buoyancy is perfect as while diving in open circuit, but i would like to start the course with some ideas how to place the stage cylinder.

 

Does somebody here dive and photograph with a rebreather and a stage and can share his experiences regarding his set up and experiences with other set up's.

 

Thanks so much!

Chris


HugyFot D7000 rig for sale (price lowered)

03 April 2014 - 06:26 AM

I am selling my Hugyfot D7000 rig made of:

- Hugyfot D7000 housing incl. all accessoires, (vacuum leak detector, water alarm, electric vacuum pump, allen/hex keys)
- Hugyfot 174mm acrylic dome port
- Hugyfot macro port
- Hugyfor 40mm extension ring
- Hugyfot 60mm extension ring
- Hugyfot zoom gear for Tokina 12-24mm
- Hugyfot backpack and towel

- new model camera plate from 2012 (almost unused, was 120$ extra)
All is from July 2011 and has about 30 dives, all perfect, dome port has minor scratches,
but i will polish it with micro-mesh before delivery.
Price new 3500€, will sell for 2500€ exclusive shipping from Sardinia - Italy
I will offer 2 dives at my dive shop in Sardinia - Italy to try it

Also for sale
D7000 Body 5800 clicks, June 2011 Nikon Italy Guarantee for 3 years
Tokina 12-24mm, perfect, 2008
Tokina 100mm macro, new conditions, June 2011
Price 1300€ for all 3

Nikon 70-300 VR, perfect, 2010
Sigma 70-300 Macro APO unused, 2011
900€ for both

Chris