Battling class 3 rapids, scuba diving the Great Barrier Reef or
paddling your way through amazing landscapes are all extraordinary
moments you’ll want to remember for the rest of your
life. SeaLife’s new ECOshot is designed tough to
capture these impressive outdoor adventures. This 6-megapixel
camera is the ideal companion to take on all your ventures into the
Whether kayaking, rafting, hiking, boating, scuba diving or snorkeling
there’s no fear that water will damage or ruin the
camera. And its compact size makes it the ideal camera for
all outdoor and watersport situations.
SeaLife Cameras, recognized by TIME Magazine for one of “The
Most Amazing Inventions Of 2005" for its DC500 digital camera, is a
leading manufacturer in underwater dive cameras, with over 25 years of
experience designing durable waterproof cameras to the specific needs
of outdoor enthusiasts.
This camera utilizes the latest in digital camera technology and made
for fast action use under varying elements. The ECOshot has
virtually no shutter lag and a fast recycle time so you won’t
miss capturing your memorable moments. The new SPY mode
allows the camera to take continuous pictures at set time intervals so
you capture the perfect shot of hard to photograph
subjects. Select the desired time interval from 5
seconds to 30 minutes and push the shutter button. The camera
will automatically take pictures until the memory card is full or you
push the shutter button again. Capture beautiful sunsets in
time lapse or hard-to-photograph wildlife scenes. The SPY
mode has endless applications limited only to your creativity.
The ECOshot also features unique Land&Sea exposure program so
the camera takes sharp colourful pictures in a variety of applications.
Set the camera to Sea mode for optimal exposure control and colour
correction for underwater pictures. The External Flash mode
allows scuba divers to take bright colourful images when using the
SeaLife auxiliary flash accessory. The ECOshot also includes
Auto, Sports, Portrait and Landscape modes.
Guaranteed waterproof to a depth of 75 feet (23 meters), the ECOshot
measures merely 3.1” x 4.7” x 1.7”
(HxWxD) and weighs less than 10.6 ounces (300 grams) with 2AA batteries
and an SD memory card. The camera’s fully rubber
armoured for sure-grip handling through all conditions and is
Shockproof up to 20G’s (6ft/2m). Shutter release
and all other mode buttons are easily accessible, even when wearing
gloves. The camera also includes a self-timer and features a video
mode, allowing users to capture high-resolution Motion JPEG digital
video with audio.
“The ECOshot takes the meaning of rugged and
waterproof to the extreme. Its the ideal camera for places
you would not dare take your stylish land camera,
said Joe Ifi, SeaLife’s director of sales and
marketing. “With its new Spy and
Land&Sea modes, the ECOshot is the perfect camera to have on
your outdoor adventures.
The SeaLife ECOshot features 14 MB of built-in memory, and an SD Card
slot that can be used to add up to 1gb more memory. The
camera comes complete with Photo Express and Photo Explorer software
and connects with USB connection. The SeaLife ECOshot is
available at select outdoor and dive retailers worldwide at a suggested
list price of €279.95 (approx £190). The
ECOshot will be available in stores February 2007.