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Sanyo Xacti DMX-CA8 water-proof to 10 feet, one third of the Flip Video Ultra underwater housing

Sanyo has announced another low-end Xacti, the DMX-CA8, a companion to the new CG9. It’s still a VGA camera, something for which many people are dinging it, but it does manage to at least do 60FPS. And as my experience … Continue reading

UDI Dive Computer Can Send Underwater Text Messages

The “UDI” from UTC-Digital is a dive computer that includes remote S.O.S. transmission and SMS-like messaging ability. You can’t actually input unique messages when you’re underwater, but can instead choose from 14 pre-configured text messages, such as “I need help. … Continue reading

Oobject’s Diving Helmet Collection

The latest collection on Oobject is a treat: retro and modern real-life diving helmets. As an amateur diver myself, I’m enjoying the frisson from two types of lust: wishing I could afford to buy some of the modern full-face masks … Continue reading