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TTL Converter and Flash Triggers Guide
Information on the different TTL Converters and Flash Triggers Available.
Find out why Anilao, Philippines is an amazing place for your underwater photography
iTorch Symbiosis Strobe Review
First strobe ever to combine a powerful video light with a high-end strobe light. Find out what other great features this light has.
Nikon D500 Review & Underwater Housings
A look at the underwater photo & video capabilities of the D500, along with lenses & housings

In Focus Blog Posts

Diving in the Galapagos isn’t for the faint of heart. From the heart pounding surge and currents a...
If you are a photographer who has decided to try your hand underwater you may start to feel that you...
  The Canon 7D Mark II is one of the top choices for underwater photographers.  I've used B...
The Canon 7D Mark II is a staple for underwater photography. A lightning-fast dual-pixel autofocus s...

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