Ikelite FL/DLM Modular 8" Dome Port for Wide-Angle DSLR/Mirrorless Lenses

Ikelite FL/DLM Modular 8" Dome Port for Wide-Angle DSLR/Mirrorless Lenses

Ikelite FL/DLM Modular 8" Dome Port for Wide-Angle DSLR/Mirrorless Lenses

B&H # IK5510.45 MFR # 5510.45
Top seller

Show MoreLess

Close

Now Viewing:

In Stock
Order in the next 0:00:00 to ship today

Product Highlights

  • For Most Wide-Angle and Zoom Lenses with Required Extensions for FL and DLM Housings

Exporting? Please note:

B&H $500 Gift Card Dash

Share for a chance to win a $500 B&H Gift Card!

Share on Twitter

Share a favorite product for chances to win one of eight $500 B&H Gift Cards!
1 new winner announced every Monday starting Nov 5th!
Limit 1 entry per day: Come back every day to increase your chance of winning.

Be sure to mention #BHWishList when you share!

Congrats to our winners so far:

Next winner: Nov 19th

James Z. (Wk 1)

Ralph H. (Wk 2)

Official Rules

OFFICIAL B&H $500.00 GIFT CARD DASH SWEEPSTAKE RULES

NO PURCHASE IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. The B&H $500.00 Gift Card Dash (the "Sweepstakes") is void where prohibited by law and is sponsored by B&H Foto & Electronics Corp., 440 Ninth Avenue, New York, NY 10001 ("Sponsor"). It is not sponsored or endorsed by Facebook or Twitter in any way.

Entry Period/Methods of Entry. The Sweepstakes will run from on or about October 28, 2018 until on or about December 23, 2018 (the "Entry Period"). Entries received outside the Entry Period are void. Enter the Sweepstakes via either one of the following methods. (1) Share any product found on the B&H website (the "Website") on Facebook or Twitter via the dedicated links contained on the website using the hashtag #BHWishlist; or (2) Mail a postcard (postmarked during the Entry Period) containing your name, address, phone number, and email address, and indicate the subject(s), if any, about which you are interested in receiving future emails from B&H (e.g. photo, video, audio, computers, home theater, portable entertainment ) (optional) to: B&H $500.00 Gift Card Dash Sweepstakes, c/o B&H Foto & Electronics Corp., 440 Ninth Avenue, New York, NY 10001 (either option, an "Entry"). Entries must not, in the sole and absolute discretion of the Sponsor, contain obscene, provocative, defamatory, sexually explicit, or otherwise objectionable or inappropriate content. Entries deemed by Sponsor to be inappropriate will be disqualified. Entries owned by a third party, or the use of any trademarks, service marks, logos, brands, or products owned by a third party are not acceptable for entry into the Sweepstakes. Limit 1 entry per person, per day.

Winner Selection/Prizes/Odds. The B&H Social Team will randomly select a winner from among all eligible entries every Monday during the Entry Period, for a total eight (8) winners (each a "Winner"). Each Winner will receive a B&H Gift Card pre-valued in the amount of $500.00. No cash or other substitutions will be offered. Winner selection is in the sole and absolute discretion of the B&H Social Team. Any taxes are the sole responsibility of the winner. Winners will be notified and receive their prize at the email address associated with the account to which their Entry was posted or the email account provided with a mail-in entry. The odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received.

Identity of Winners/Eligible Participants. Winners will be identified by the email account associated with the Facebook or Twitter account from which their Entry was submitted or the email account provided with a mail-in entry. An email account holder shall mean the natural person assigned to such email account by the internet access or online service provider or other organization responsible for assigning email addresses for the domain associated with such email account. Any issues regarding the identity of a Winner shall be resolved by Sponsor in its sole discretion. The Sweepstakes is only open to residents of the United States that are at least eighteen (18) years of age on their entry date and is not open to employees of Sponsor, their immediate family, any person domiciled with such employees, or any affiliates or subsidiaries of Sponsor.

Entry Ownership/Entrant Agreements. Entrants retain full ownership and copyrights to their Submission. However, by entering the Sweepstakes entrants grant Sponsor permission to use their Entries for promotional purposes on their respective social media channels with proper credit. Entrants also agree: (a) to be bound by these Official B&H $500.00 Gift Card Dash Sweepstakes Rules; (b) that any claims related to this Sweepstakes shall be resolved individually without resort to any form of class action and that awards, shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred in entering the Sweepstakes, and shall not include incidental or consequential damages or attorneys fees; and (c) that any actual or perceived ambiguities in these rules shall be interpreted by Sponsor in their sole discretion.

Limitation of Liability/Sponsor Modification/Cancellation Rights/ Choice of Law/ Venue/ Winners List. Sponsor is not responsible for incomplete entries or for failure to receive entries due to technical failures or human error of any kind. Winners agree that Sponsor will have no responsibility for losses or damage of any kind resulting from the acceptance, possession, or use of the prizes. Except where prohibited, participation in the Sweepstakes constitutes entrant's consent to the publication of his or her name by Sponsor in any media for commercial or promotional purposes without limitation or further compensation subject to Sponsor's respective Privacy Policies. Sponsor may modify or discontinue the Sweepstakes at any time and may disqualify from the Sweepstakes any person it determines, in its sole discretion, to have attempted to or actually tampered with or otherwise abused any aspect of the Sweepstakes. Entrants agree that in the unlikely event a dispute arises in connection with this Sweepstakes, it will be governed by the laws of the State of New York and heard exclusively in a court of applicable jurisdiction in the County and State of New York irrespective of any choice of law provisions to the contrary. To receive names of the winners by U.S. mail, please mail a self-addressed stamped envelope to: B&H Foto & Electronics Corp., Attn: B&H $500.00 Gift Card Dash Sweepstakes, 440 Ninth Avenue, New York, NY 10001. Any Winners List request must be received by B&H within one (1) year of the date the Sweepstakes is conducted.

Let us know how to reach you if you win!

Privacy 100% guaranteed; email address for contact purposes only

Email

Already have a B&H account? Just log in tomorrow to enter again!

$0 VA Sales Tax Collected on This Item
$400.00
Add to Wish List Item in Wish List
Other Buying Options
Used from $275.95

Ikelite 5510.45 overview

  • 1Description

Capture wide shots of coral reefs, whale sharks, and shipwrecks with the help of Ikelite's FL/DLM Modular 8" Dome Lens Port, which has a depth rating of 200'. It is designed for wide-angle and zoom lenses on DSLR and mirrorless cameras that are inside Ikelite's FL and DLM-mount underwater housings. The dome ships without a required lens extension, and accepts a variety of models to accommodate most wide and zoom lenses. These extensions connect directly to the mounts on the camera housings. Please click on the links below for complete compatibility details.

The 8" dome magnifies images to a lesser degree than a flat port does, and corrects for the underwater size distortion that makes everything appear 25% larger and closer--thus helping to restore a wide angle of view. It also enables the capture of over / under photos, where half the image is above the water's surface and the other half is below it. Additionally, the included shade blocks excess light, preventing glare and lens flare when shooting towards the surface.

For a full list of compatible lenses and extensions, please see the following port charts:

FL (Four Lock)
FL (Four Lock) for Panasonic Lumix GH3/GH4 Housings
FL (Four Lock) for Sony Alpha 7 Housings
DLM/A (Dry Lock Micro Type A)
DLM/B (Dry Lock Micro Type B)
DLM/C (Dry Lock Micro Type C)

UPC: 883711038759
In the Box
Ikelite FL/DLM Modular 8" Dome Port for Wide-Angle DSLR/Mirrorless Lenses
  • Shade for Modular 8" Dome Port
  • Neoprene Front Cover for 8" Dome Ports
  • Neoprene Rear Cover for 8" Dome Ports
  • #0184.1 Silicone Lubricant
  • Limited 1-Year Warranty
  • Table of Contents
    • 1Description

    Ikelite 5510.45 specs

    Depth Rating 200' / 60 m
    Material of Construction Front Element: Acrylic
    Base: Aluminum
    Mount Type Attaches to required extensions, which have FL (Four Lock) and DLM (Dry Lock Micro) mounts
    Dimensions Diameter: 8.0" / 203 mm
    Weight 4.0 lb / 1.8 kg
    Packaging Info
    Package Weight 4.05 lb
    Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 10.4 x 10.3 x 5.9"

    Ikelite 5510.45 reviews

    FL/DLM Modular 8" Dome Port for Wide-Angle DSLR/Mirrorless Lenses is rated 4.7 out of 5 by 23.
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Much better than the 6 dome I moved up to the 8 dome from the 6, and the difference in my footage using a Tokina 11-16 was dramatic. The corners are sharper and since I have a look around area visible on my monitor, I can see that the edges of the dome are much farther away from the edges of the sensor's recorded area. Feels like I'm shooting through the sweet spot in this dome instead of barely fitting in the image. As other have mentioned, it's BIG, so be very sure the dimensions are acceptable to your specific housing. Also, I use a shower cap over the port opening when it's off the housing to prevent any dust/etc. from falling inside, because the inside of this dome is not easy to clean.
    Date published: 2012-07-23
    Rated 4 out of 5 by from Awesome wide angle! I used this recently on a trip to Baja with a Canon 10-22 lens. Given the fact that this is relatively low-production, high-end stuff, no complaints. The optical quality is great compared with previous compact digicam housing I've used. This is the only dSLR dome I've used, so I can't make a comparison there. But there is certainly no obvious vignetting or aberration, all the way to the edges. It's awesome. As a potential purchaser, there are a few things to keep in mind: 1. The dome is *plastic*. You gotta be careful to not scratch it. 2. It's uncoated. If you shoot over-unders with the sun in the frame, you can get a reflection of the lens itself in your images, if you're not careful. 3. It's very large. The dome and port body are together about as big as the dSLR housing they're attached to. 4. As with wide-angle photography, the large depth-of-field means that bubbles, dirt, etc. on the dome are going to show up very easily.
    Date published: 2010-02-20
    Rated 4 out of 5 by from Great wide angle improvment from Ikelite Used the new 8 dome for the first time last week taking wide angle shots of sharks at South Africa's Protea Banks. When used with my 10-17mm FE lens I got significantly less vignetting than with the old 6 Ike dome. Easy to use and the increased volume of air inside the port gave me an almost completetly neutrally bouyant set up whem combinde with twin stobed. However, although I've had no problems Ikelite's dual port clips do leave one with a slight sense of fragiltiy. On a recent dive a friend of mine did have his dome come loose resulting in a carastrohpic flood. Of course this may have been user error!! personally I'm extremely happy with the port and find mysel moving more from my first love of macro photography to more and more wide angle work.
    Date published: 2008-08-08
    Rated 4 out of 5 by from Ikelite Dome for wide angle lens The only raison I don't give it a 5 stars is because is an acrylic dome.I use it with a 24mm lens and it give me great result even for split shots.The acrylic dome doesn't shed the water drop as much than a glass dome...Images from the first shoot came out great!I recomand it over the 6 dome that I have used for years.
    Date published: 2013-10-29
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Excellent I have one I've used for years for my Nikon 12-24 wide angle. I purchased the Nikon fisheye and it needed a different extension kit and I had to remove the shade. I bought the second dome port to use for it. Easier to have the kit pre-mounted on the correct port. Both ports work great.
    Date published: 2018-08-19
    Rated 4 out of 5 by from Great value New 4 port locks makes a great product even better. 8 port for the third of the next competitors price. Take care not to scratch the port inside. Scrachtes on the outer part don't matter much 'cause watter has almost the same index of diffraction so the scratches become invisible.
    Date published: 2011-08-01
    Rated 4 out of 5 by from Don't bump into anything! This is a very large dome & if you're unaccustomed to underwater video/photography, you can easily bump into coral or other & scratch the surface as I did. It does provide the widest possible view using a wide angle lens. No leakage during frequent underwater sessions.
    Date published: 2011-06-30
    Rated 3 out of 5 by from Decent Results, but not perfect I use this dome with my Nikon 10-24mm and fisheye lens underwater with my Ikelite D300 housing. Thus far, results have been decent-- only the quality of the materials is questionable. Even when attempting to clean the lens with the softest microfiber cloth, I noticed swirl marks appearing on the dome itself. I was not thrilled about this or with the difficulty of cleaning the inside of the dome. All that being said, this product is relatively inexpensive compared to other brands and the dome itself has yielded excellent results thus far. This is also the most critical piece in the modular port system-- it's hard to avoid buying this dome if you're going wide underwater. I'd just like it a lot more if the dome surface was coated with something more resilient. No issues whatsoever with leakage, although as you descend, you might hear a few noises as pressure on the housing mounts. These noises made my heart skip a beat the first few times because it almost sounded like something was cracking, but it turned out to be nothing.
    Date published: 2010-08-18
    • y_2018, m_11, d_15, h_17
    • bvseo_bulk, prod_bvrr, vn_bulk_2.0.9
    • cp_1, bvpage1
    • co_hasreviews, tv_0, tr_23
    • loc_en_US, sid_464665, prod, sort_[SortEntry(order=RELEVANCE, direction=DESCENDING)]
    • clientName_bhphotovideo
    Be the first to review this item

    Ikelite 5510.45 Q&A

    Ikelite 5510.45 accessories

    See any errors on this page? Let us know.