Best Underwater Cameras of 2017

View our guides to the Best compact cameras, Best mirrorless cameras, Best dSLRs of 2017. A must read when picking a new camera!

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Once in a lifetime deal on an E-M5 II housing, camera and lens bundle for $1,299, best value for a mirrorless.

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Dive into the holidays with the best deals on underwater housings, lights, accessories and more! Click here for all specials.

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ARTICLES & NEWS

Holiday Gift Guide 2017
Need a gift for the underwater photographer on your list? Check out these ideas for any budget.
Nikon D850 review for underwater photography & video
Review of the Nikon D850 for underwater photography
Review and comparison of the new KRL-04 wet wide lens.
Must-Have GoPro Hero5 Black Accessories
Don't forget these must have accessories when assembling your underwater GoPro rig.
Nauticam E-M1 Mark II Housing
Detailed review of the Nauticam E-M1 Mark II Underwater Housing
Sony A9 Camera Review
Complete underwater housing guide for the Canon 5D Mark IV with specs, best features and more
Canon 5D Mark IV Housing Guide
Complete underwater housing guide for the Canon 5D Mark IV with specs, best features and more
Nikon D500 Housing Guide
Complete underwater housing guide for the Nikon D500 with specs, best features and more
Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II Housing Guide
Complete underwater housing guide for the Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mk II with specs, best features and more
Sony A6500 Housing Guide
Complete underwater housing guide for the Sony a6500 with specs, best features and more
Panasonic GH5 Camera Review
We test the Panasonic GH5 with sample video, comparisons with the GH4, image quality comparisons & new features
UWL-09 Wide Angle Lens Review
Image quality tests on the top compact camera housing systems

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In Focus Blog Posts

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