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CanonWP-DC53 Waterproof Case for PowerShot G1 X Mark II Digital Camera
 
5.0

(based on 3 reviews)

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Pros

  • Easy to use (3)
  • Functional (3)
  • Weather proof (3)

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Diving (3)
    • Snorkeling (3)
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    5.0

    A must for underwater photography

    By Michael

    from Ottawa

    About Me Casual Photographer

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Easy To Use
    • Functional
    • Good Depth Range
    • Water-tight Seals

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Diving
      • Snorkeling

      Comments about Canon WP-DC53 Waterproof Case for PowerShot G1 X Mark II Digital Camera:

      The housing is specifically made for the Canon G1X mark 11. It fits perfectly giving you access to all the camera functions.

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      5.0

      great deal

      By correopao

      from Argentina

      About Me Semi-pro Photographer

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Easy To Use
      • Functional
      • Water-tight Seals

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Diving
        • Snorkeling
        • Swimming Pool

        Comments about Canon WP-DC53 Waterproof Case for PowerShot G1 X Mark II Digital Camera:

        love it

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        5.0

        Excellent housing for point and shoot

        By Connor O

        from Palo Alto, CA

        About Me Photo Enthusiast

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Easy To Use
        • Functional
        • Good Depth Range
        • Water-tight Seals

        Cons

        • Bulky

        Best Uses

        • Diving
        • Lake
        • Snorkeling
        • Swimming Pool

        Comments about Canon WP-DC53 Waterproof Case for PowerShot G1 X Mark II Digital Camera:

        Overall, I was very impressed with the housing. Relative to previous WP-DC models the majority of the controls are available through the housing. The flash diffuser is moderately effective as well, which is a drastic improvement from past models. This is a thoughtfully built, entry level housing.
        Importantly, the Canon G1x mark ii performs so so underwater. The photo quality I would say is marginally better than lower quality powershot models. The speed of focussing is still too slow for shooting moving targets underwater. The f2 aperture is nice, but focussing in low light is so slow that it almost entirely negates the advantage of the large aperture.
        I would say that this housing-camera combo is a good choice for people who are looking for a high end point and shoot. This does not come close to SLR quality or speed of focussing.

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