Shooting The Deep Wrecks of Presque Isle with Bradley SheardThe chilly water off Presque Isle, Michigan is home to a unique aggregation of intact wooden sailing ships, many with masts still standing, resting serenely on the bottom. Hundreds of wrecks have succumbed to the unforgiving waters of Lake Huron, many of them right off Presque Isle. Some of the most iconic wrecks lie just outside the recreational comfort zone in 150ft – 250ft of water.
GoPro HERO5 Hands-on Underwater ReviewWe've put the new GoPro HERO5 through a series of test dives and have explored all the menus. Watch the videos below for an overview of new features and great underwater footage.
Canon 5D Mark IV Underwater Camera Review Part IIThe Canon 5D Mark IV is the long awaited 4K update to the Canon 5D line. But with an updated 30MP sensor and true live focus in video mode, this is more than just a 5D Mark III with a 4K update. Read on for the full review of all the new features of this Swiss army knife of cameras.
Best Underwater Compact Cameras for 2016Updated in March 2016! We reviewed dozens of options and picked the best cameras suited for underwater photography. Top rated cameras for our 2016 review include the GoPro Hero4, Olympus TG-4, Sony RX100 IV, Olympus E-M5 MkII, Panasonic GH4 and more!
Canon 1Dx Mark II Underwater Camera ReviewHere at Backscatter we are fortunate to have a large customer base of professional underwater filmmakers. This year our conversations have revolved around three cameras: Red Weapon/EPIC Dragon, Sony a7R Mark II, and the new Canon 1DX II. We’ve had the chance to spend time in the water with all of the above, and each has their benefits and drawbacks. Here’s how the 1Dx Mark II stacks up...
Nikon D500 Underwater Camera ReviewThe D500 is Nikon’s long awaited update to the D300. With blazing shooting speed and Nikon’s first dive into 4K video, see how this camera performs in the water in our full review with images and video.