take awesome pics at home with this!!!!

Discussion in 'Coral Pics' started by TheWaterboy, 8 Nov 2010.

  1. TheWaterboy

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    i recently was given a product by mark vera who was down here from the states,
    its a wicked little unit that one of his sponsers is developing for the marine aquarium trade......you get similar units called ring lights to attach to your camera, but these guys are developing these units with adjustable light spectrums, magnifying lenses and camera adaptors specially for the marine trade.
    i believe that while he was here a few of the marine aquarium importers have made deals in order to get this product to south africa.
    mark was impressed with our r.o.units and reactors and landed up swopping me for this baby, so he could take our units to the states and show some people there:thumbup:

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    here are some of the pics taken of aquarium depot's tank
    as you can see at the begining i was getting used to it....but later i waxed the thing!!!:thumbup:

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    these 4 pics were taken with the white light

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    TheWaterboy

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    and the fun began with the blue light

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    all pics taken with standard fuji s8000 point and shoot camera
     
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    Very nice gadget:thumbup:
     
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    yip looks like the same type of idea.....
    i think mark is just helping the company that sponsers him to develop a unit aimed at the marine aquarium hobby , he was saying things like light spectrum and magnifying stengths were critical cause most of us keep corals a few centimets if not more away from the pane of glass

    c'mmon viper when is next months photo comp......im in this time;)
     
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    Very nice. What camera did you use?
     
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    standard fuji point and shoot s8000
     
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    some pics i just took of the slap dash tank

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    VERY VERY off topic, so we please note this photo when I PM you now... ;)
     
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    awesome man just awesome
     
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    Thats impressive dude.
     
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    I met donovan last week and he did an awesome job on that tank,

    if only your camera skills could match up.....:):):) haha
     
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    lol;)
     
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    I want one!!!! !!!

    Awesome little thingy that and I can use it to tie size 24 flies for flyfishing!!!
     

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