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Weathermatic Dual 35mm Camera


Minolta

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The Weathermatic Dual 35mm Camera

35mm version of this all weather camera. This camera's bright-yellow waterproof case is watertight down to 16 feet. Instantly change from the standard to tele lens at the touch of a button. The viewfinder automatically changes with the lens selection for easy framing. A close-up mode enables underwater focusing as close as 2-1/2 feet. Its built-in flash fires whenever needed and recharges in just over one second.

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3 Reviews  

Average Rating: 3 out of 5

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Mark  Wayne
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member since: 10/31/2005
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Rating: 3 out of 5
Good, basic point and shoot for over and under watter. Good to a depth of 1 atmosphere (33'). Camera has a underwatter close up feature as well as two focal length lenses and flash built in. Camera floats. down side - limmited to depth of 33'. Pictures can be shot from a slightly deeper depth by floating the camera to a shallower depth with a teather to release the pressure on the shutter spring.
11/14/2005 5:28:33 AM
 
Andrew T
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member since: 3/24/2005
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Rating: 3.5 out of 5
Bought for a purpose, fishing shots, this camera is great.
7/10/2005 6:30:43 AM
 
Mark Page

member since: 6/25/2005
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Rating: 3 out of 5
Brought more as a all purpose camera, no problems with submersion while snorkling in Fiji. However encountered short battery life and poor inbuild flash preformance leading to dark blurry pictures.
6/25/2005 11:45:31 PM
 

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