today announced a secure underwater case to house the FinePix F710 Zoom, the
UK's first widescreen digital camera. This robust sub-aqua unit allows the underwater
photographer greater shooting versatility at depths of up to 40 metres, and
has been ergonomically designed to withstand challenging conditions.
Based on Fujifilm's acclaimed Super CCD SR technology, the FinePix F710 Zoom
is well equipped to handle the extreme light and shadow contrast of an aquatic
landscape. The polycarbonate housing shields this impressive camera from the
elements, allowing detailed images of underwater scenes to be taken with pin-sharp
The FinePix F710 Zoom camera comes equipped with a 4x zoom lens, pop-up flash
and 2.1" widescreen (16:9) LCD display, ideal for capturing images and
short movies to play back on the increasingly popular widescreen TV, without
The watertight seal and lock on the underwater housing ensure the camera is
securely fastened at all times. Designed with easy handling in mind, the housing
comes with bright orange buttons, making the controls easy to navigate and highly
visible underwater. An LCD screen hood provides shade to combat difficult shooting
conditions such as bright sunshine or sub-aqua reflections.
Just in time for the summer holiday season, the housing is a must-have accessory
for those planning trips by the sea, or for anyone into water-based activities
or other extreme sports.
Adrian Clarke, Fujifilm's Director of Consumer Products, said, "The
FinePix F710 Zoom is proving to be a popular addition to the Fujifilm range.
The ability to use an underwater casing now extends the photographic experience
into an exciting new world. Specifically designed to handle demanding lighting
and environmental conditions, this impressive package is a must-have for photo
fans, keen to take their camera everywhere they go."
FinePix F710 Zoom Underwater Housing features at a glance
- Pressure resistance: 40 metres
- Made from tough, transparent polycarbonate
- Dedicated design retains full camera functionality when sealed
- FL reinforced glass lens window
- 148mm x 99mm x 102mm (W x H x D)
- Weight: 376g (excluding camera and accessories)
- Waterproof case
- Hand/wrist strap
- Silicon grease
- Silica gel
- LCD hood
- Spare O-ring
- Unlocker/O-ring remover
- Spare optical sensor pad
- Owner's manual