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Ikelite 5611.01 Underwater Video Housing for the Flip SlideHD Camcorder

Ikelite 5611.01 Underwater Video Housing for the Flip SlideHD Camcorder

Ikelite 5611.01 Underwater Video Housing for the Flip SlideHD Camcorder

B&H # IK5611.01 MFR # 5611.01
Ikelite 5611.01 Underwater Video Housing for the Flip SlideHD Camcorder

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Product Highlights

  • Mechanical Controls
  • Compact & Simple To Use
  • Easy-Open Latch
  • Drop-In Camera Loading
  • Rated Down to 200'
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This Ikelite 5611.01 Underwater Video Housing is a compact mechanical underwater housing designed for the Flip SlideHD camcorder. The housing is incredibly compact and simple to use. All outer controls are fully functional through the housing, but the slide strip and menu functions on the inner slide screen are not accessible while in the housing. The housings allow you to take video at depths down to 200' (60m). The easy open latch and drop in camera loading makes setting up the housing a breeze.

The ocean is one big, blue filter. As you descend, the reds and oranges quickly become muted shades of blue and gray. The included UR/Pro color correcting filter for tropical blue water replaces some of the reds and your video will have a more natural tone. The filter is effective in 80' of water or less, depending on conditions. The optional #6441.71 color filter is available for use in green water.

Another way to correct for underwater color loss is by shining a color corrected light source on your subject. The Ikelite Pro-V8 LED Video Lite is perfect to bring back the ocean's true colors. The Pro-V8 features a warm, even 45° beam angle with a 10-hour burn time. The flex arm allows the light to be repositioned effortlessly. The optional Video Compact Tray #9523.51 is required.

The closer you are to your subject the better your underwater video will be. The use of a wide-angle lens allows this to happen. By eliminating as much water as possible between you and your subject, you will increase contrast and improve color. You can attach the optional 67mm threaded #6420 Ikelite W-20 lens to the housing using the optional port adapter #9306.78. The wide angle conversion lens can be attached and removed when underwater for maximum versatility.

Compatibility
Housing is compatible with Flip SlideHD Camcorder only
Construction
Built with strong and corrosion resistant, clear polycarbonate injection molded material, allowing visual inspection of the camcorder, control functions, and all sealing surfaces
Controls
Dependable mechanical controls are sealed with Quad-Ring seal glands
All outer controls are fully functional through the housing but the slide strip and menu functions on the inner slide screen are not accessible while in the housing.
Color Corrector Filter
The UR/Pro color-correcting filter enhances the warm reds and oranges that are lost underwater. The filter secures to the outside of the port offering easy installation and removal. Provides quality results with available sunlight underwater to 80' depth
Wide-Angle
67mm wide-angle lenses are compatible with the optional port adapter #9306.78
In the Box
Ikelite 5611.01 Underwater Video Housing for the Flip SlideHD Camcorder
  • Color Correction Filter
  • Lanyard
  • O-Ring
  • Silicon Lubrication Tube
  • 1-Year Warranty
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    Specifications
    Construction Clear polycarbonate injection molded
    Control Type Mechanical
    Controls All outer controls
    Slide strip and menu functions on the inner slide screen are not accessible
    Depth Rating 200' (60m)
    Buoyancy Slightly positive
    Port Flat
    Filter External filter
    Wide Angle Lens Optional 67mm threaded lenses can be used with optional port adapter #9306.78
    Microphone No
    Moisture Alarm No
    Camcorder Mounting Drop-in
    Pluggable Underwater Connector No
    Color Clear
    Dimensions (LxWxH) 3.1 x 5.8 x 4.3" (78.74 x 147.32 x 109.22mm)
    Weight (without Camcorder) 1 lbs (0.45kg)
    Other N/A
    Packaging Info
    Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 7.0 x 5.5 x 5.5"

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