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ianmarsh

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For Sale: Sea and Sea YS-D2 Strobes, New in Box.

25 October 2017 - 08:22 AM

Hello All

 

For sale today are two brand new YS-D2 strobes, complete with packaging and all included accessories.

 

These strobes have never been used, and opened only to photograph them.

 

They are 100% functional, with no issues. Have moved to Seacam platform.

 

They are located in Vernon BC, Canada.

 

$1000 USD for the pair. Save about $120 over best price on Ebay.

 

See my previous Wetpixel classifieds for feedback.

 

ianmarsh@icloud.com

 

 

ian

 

 

 

 


Introducing Nauticamís WACP - The Wide Angle Corrector Port: Discuss Here

28 September 2017 - 03:18 PM

Congratulations to Alex on his work with this emerging (re-emerging?) technology. Also a very well written lay-man's review of the optics and physics related to dome ports and wide angle underwater photography.

 

I agree with Alex. I don't think megapixels are the issue. It's all about the water-glass-air interface.

 

I would like to start this thread as a place to discuss the concept, so...fire away!

 

ian


For Sale: Seacam S180 Magnifying Viewfinder

11 September 2017 - 05:01 PM

Hello All,

 

Up for sale is a very nice Seacam S180 Magnifying viewfinder.

 

In excellent shape with only minimal scuffing of the metal body. Few scratches on the outer part of the Delrin eyepiece adjustment.

 

Inner barrel accessible for diopter adjustment.

 

Glass is pristine front and back.

 

Includes Seacam neoprene pouch, protection cap.

 

From Seacam's Website:

 

"The SEACAM S180 Sportsfinder has a straight view, is light intensive and brilliant like the S45 Sports- finder. With a triple viewfinder image enlargement and a diopter adjustment of +/- 3 this viewfinder is ideal for a quick and precise aiming. This viewfinder is also rotatable and can thus be positioned almost in the camera´s optical axis.

 

100% image field with a triple viewfinder image enlargement."

 

$650 USD

 

Located in Vernon BC, Canada

 

ianmarsh@icloud.com

 

Thanks for looking.

 

Ian


Nikon D850 in D810 or D800 housings: Compatibility check

24 August 2017 - 07:15 AM

Great news! "The Beast" has been announced. 

 

Clearly early days, but I would offer the following published dimensions for consideration:

 

D850     146 x 124 x 78.5mm

D800     146 x 123 x 81.5mm

D810     146 x 123 x 82mm

 

 

Obviously, there are many other very detailed considerations regarding functionality, but at least, it looks like the D850 MIGHT FIT in existing housings. That's a start:)

 

The thickness of the body might be the most important dimension, given the new touch screen and ability to latch the housing, and in this regard, we might be in luck. The prism looks lower than the old pop-up flash of the older generations.

 

Time will tell and fingers crossed.

 

Any smarter people want to weigh in?

 

ian


For Sale; Pair of YS-D1 Strobes

06 August 2017 - 07:19 PM

Hello All,

 

Up for sale is a nice pair of Sea and Sea YS-D1 Strobes

 

Both are in excellent condition with approximately 40 dives in tropical water

 

Never flooded, well maintained.

 

No scratches. Always dove in thin neoprene jacket with diffusers on the front. Optically triggered.

 

Includes all original items except the box.

 

$800 USD for the pair

 

Photos and more info on request.

 

ianmarsh@icloud.com

 

Located in Vernon BC Canada

 

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