Holiday Gift Guide 2018

Lots of incredible deals are available this season with big savings on Cameras, Housing Packages, Lights and More! Look no further, here is our quick round up of all the great gifts for any budget for this holiday season!

 

 

 


Still not sure you've found the perfect gift?
Buy a Bluewater Photo Gift Certificate and let them choose their own!

 

Considering upgrading your camera gear, or maybe it's your first time buying? Check out the newest cameras out there and see if one might be the right fit for you.  *Also use our Buyers Guides as an additional resource!

This camera features a broad zoom range with lightning fast auto-focus, a perfect all around camera for both topside and underwater. Improvements from the previous RX100 V camera include a longer zoom - up to 200mm, improvements in the processor for higher perceived image resolution and low noise in low light and improved image stabilization.

$1,199.99

Fantasea Sony RX100 VI Limited Edition Underwater Housing Ikelite Sony RX100 VI Underwater Housing Nauticam Sony RX100 VI Underwater Housing
$399.99 $495.00 $1,100.00

 

 

 
Nikon Z7 Camera
The NIkon full frame mirrorless cameras have the specs to provide a high quality, high resolution and high performance, professional shooting experience. They combine the tried and trusted styling, design and performance of the NIkon DSLR cameras in a smaller body.
 
 

Nauticam Nikon Z7 Underwater Housing Sea & Sea Nikon Z7 Underwater Housing Ikelite Nikon Z7 Underwater Housing 200DL
$3,450.00 $3,599.95 $1,695.00

 

Canon EOS R Camera

The higher 30 MP resolution means more detail and ability to crop or adjust in post which is great. Low light performance and super fast auto focusing are key for a quality underwater camera, and the EOS R looks to excel in both those areas.

 

Ikelite Canon EOS R Underwater Housing Nauticam Canon EOS R Underwater Housing
$1,695.00 $3,300.00

Further expanding on their line of water contact optics, Nauticam has released another revolutionary lens. Aiming to allow DSLR and other interchangeable lens shooters the freedom of high quality wide angle and macro photography during the same dive, they've created the Macro to Wide Angle Lens.

$1,850.00

 

If you are hunting for a new underwater camera and housing that is capable to take incredibule underwater photos and videos, the Olympus OM-D E-M5 Mark II Camera & Housing Bundle is an excellent choice! This kit comes with everything you need to shoot - camera with 14-42mm lens, PT-EP13 Housing, flat port and zoom gear. 

$1,999.98
Save $700.00!
 
 
 

Packages for Olympus TG5 Camera:

The Olympus TG5 camera has been a popular compact camera for underwater application. It is small, compact and easy to use. In addition, it is capable to capture 4K videos and excels in macro shooting.

These packages makes your shooting experience incredible and will give you better output.

View all packages for Olympus TG5 camera.

 

 
 
 
The strobe is powerful, easy to control and recycles very quickly. It also has a built-in video light, which makes this setup so much easier to travel with, charge, and mount on your underwater rig. You'll love the ability to switch between stills and video, all with a push of a button! Both 2,000 and 4,000 Lumen options avaiable.
 
2,000 Lumen = $549.00 & 4,000 Lumen = $749.00
Save $200.00!
 

Sea & Sea YS-D2J ULCS Strobe Package - The Sea & Sea YS-D2 is the top of the line strobe offering beautiful warm light and is perfect for all camera types. - $967.70
 
Sea & Sea YS-01 Strobe Package - The little brother to the YS-D2, the YS-01 offers great power in a smaller package - perfect for any compact camera set up.  High end video lights are a perfect gift for the underwater videographer on your list. With higher lumen power, small sizes and wide beam angles these will literally light up their day! - $730.00
 
 
Sea & Sea YS-D2J (Yellow) Strobe - The Sea & Sea YS-D2 is one of the top of the line strobe that is available in the market. It offers a beautiful warm light and is perfect for all camera type, may it be compact, mirrorless or DSLR. We are also giving away a free 4 pack Eneloop batteries for every purchase of any strobe. - $689.95
 
 
 
 
Camera Lenses
 
 

 

The Paralenz Underwater Camera for Diving is a perfect, option for those looking to capture incredible underwater photos with ease. If you want to enjoy your dive and avoid spending time messing around with camera settings, controls or lugging a giant system through the water then this is the choice for you. The promo includes free selfie stick and neoprene mask strap! - $699.00
 
 
 
 

 
 
 
This is our favorite smart phone housing because it's compatible with both android and iphones, and made of durable, anodized aluminum. Vacuum System also included.
 
$429.00
 

Kraken 3500 Video Light

The Hydra 3500 Video Light uses the latest in high-end LEDs The light modes include flood, spot, red and UV beam, making it a truly a universal light. It also features a user replacable battery which is great for a quick change, and getting back into the water with full battery. 
 
$399.00
Save $100
 

Retra Snoot

The Light Shaping Device (LSD) works like a projector which takes light from your flash and pilot light to create a beam with a sharp image at the focus distance. The LSD uses elements like a lens, mask and a diffuser to generate the light beam.- $355.00
 
 
 

Reefnet Snoot

The arms are centered over the strobes flash tube(s) and can also be easily manipulated for accurate subject illumination. $300 only includes one arm. A second arm is an additional $160. The picture shows the option with a second arm, which would cost $460 total.  $300.00
 
 

 

Kraken Sports KRL-02 Wet Wide Angle Lens

Offers an ultra wide field of view of 150º at an affordable price. It is designed to be used with cameras with 24mm focal length such as the Olympus TG-5 & RX100 Series without vignetting. Perfect for compact cameras.
 
$349.00
Save $150
 

UWL-04 Fisheye Lens

This lens has been a long-standing popular wide angle lens. It has a 52mm thread attachment which works on nearly all housings (some require an adapter) and provides an incredibly wide 165° field of view at 28mm.
 
$375.00
Save $50

 

GoPro Hero7 Black

The upgrade from the GoPro Hero 6, featuring a number of attractive features over its predecessor.  $399.00

 
 
 

 
The Light & Motion Sola 2500F Video Light is a small and compact video light which produces a smooth bright output which underwater videographers and photographers rave about. Operating the video light is also very easy with its magnetic switch. It is factory sealed so you won't need to worry about flooding.
 
$265.00
Save $134.00!

"Best Focus Light on the market"
 
The best focus light on the market - It features a bright and wide white light in a compact body. In addition, it also has a red light which is great for skittish creatures. It comes with a snoot which is great for producing creative macro photos, along with YS / Ball mount connectors - all in one! - $169.99
 
 

Thinktank Camera Bags

Thinktank Camera Bags provides a revolutionary breakthrough designs for their roller bags and backpacks. Their roller bangs can fit your DSLR camera, lenses, laptop and accessories. It features a padded soft case for protection. In addition, it also meets most international and US carry-on requirements. Their Shape Shifter Bag has a special feature which expands and contracts to fit your equipment.

 

Kraken Sports Ringlight 1000

The Kraken Sports offers a compact and useful ring light. It produces a wonderful soft and even diffused light which is perfect for your macro needs. It can easy be attached to your 67mm threaded port.

$169.95
Save $59.05

 

Cinebags Port Cases and Tool Kit

Cinebags Port Cases provides protection for your wide angle ports and macro ports when travelling. The case is made from heavy duty tarpauln and has padded sidewalls with oversized zippers. It also includes a mesh pouch to store your accessories. The Tool Kit is designed to keep your spare parts like o-rings, screws and other important items.

 

 

 

$699.00
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$24.99
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$195.00
 
 
 
Starts at $25.00
     
Digital Mini Luggage Scale
$24.95
Memory Cards
 
 
 

 

 

11/17/2018
Need a gift for the underwater photographer on your list? Check out these ideas for any budget.