The Ikelite 6871.60 Underwater Housing for Canon EOS Rebel T3i (600D) provides access to all camera controls (save for a single one) through its heavy-duty clear polycarbonate case. Contoured to the camera, the corrosion-free housing features Ikelite's Quad-Ring seal glands that keep control ports watertight, and both the main and port O-rings are clearly visible so you can tell whether the seals are correct. With confidence you can take your T3i underwater to depths down to 200' to shoot high-resolution stills and video.
A large zoom control knob can be comfortably reached without removing your hand from the handle, as can the recording stop/start control for shooting video.
At the touch of a button, you can easily attach and release mounting arms using the release handles with comfortable rubber grips. Removing two 12/24 screws will free the handle and tray assembly for transport and storage. The 1/4"-20 threaded mount atop the housing enables the attachment of a focus light or other accessory.
The housing's size and weight provide slightly negative buoyancy in freshwater. An assortment of interchangeable lens ports allows use of most macro, wide-angle, and zoom lenses. Ikelite uses a simple and reliable 4-point locking system to attach lens ports to the housing. This fail-safe assembly consists of one sliding lock in each corner around the opening that accepts the port.
Lens port is not included.
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Exposure can be adjusted directly through the back of the housing by using two pushbuttons. A series of LED lights clearly indicates settings - even at night. The TTL mode provides four half-f/stop increments over or under the flash compensation to allow you to fine-tune exposure. Eight manual power settings in half-stop increments allow for complete creative control.
|Controls||All except diopter adjustment|
|Depth Rating||200' (60 m)|
|Buoyancy||Slightly negative buoyancy in fresh water depending on lens & lens port|
|Port||Not included, required accessory|
|Internal Flash Usable||No, blocked by housing|
|External Strobe Connector||Yes|
|Dimensions (HxWxD)||6.7 x 9.5 x 6.5" (170 x 240 x 165mm)|
|Weight (without Camera)||
5.5 lb (2.5 kg) housing only
7.2 lb (3.2 kg) housing with tray & handles
|Buoyancy||Slightly negative in fresh water (actual buoyancy varies dependent on choice of lens and lens port)|