The Sony SPK-HCH Sports Pack Water-Resistant Housing For Handycam is a hard plastic and glass case that safeguards your camcorder against rain, snow, dirt and sand, elements that can cause damage due to moisture, abrasion and other complications. The housing features a depth rating of 16' (4.9 m), enabling you to explore beneath the surface for great underwater shots, with easy access to external controls for power, record and photo capture functions. A folding mirror allows for viewing of the LCD screen while shooting. The housing also features an integrated microphone for recording audio. Five camera mounting shoes allow for compatibility with a broad range of Handycam camcorders.