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Sea & Sea MDX-D500 Underwater Housing for Nikon D500 DX DSLR Camera
The Sea & Sea MDX-D500 Underwater Housing for the Nikon D500 camera is the most anticipated housing from Sea & Sea since the MDX-D300. The newly designed features of the MDX-D500 housing greatly surpass its predecessor. These new features include the compatible internal Optical YS Converter of the MDX-D500, as compared to the old external TTL converter connector of the MDX-D300. The MDX-D500 housing also has redesigned levers and luminescent buttons that increase their visibility while shooting in low light conditions.
Base Price $3,599.95

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The housing comes with Fiber Optic connections only. Please add the Nikonos bulkhead to use with electronic sync cords.
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Sea and Sea Optical YS TTL Converter/N1 for MDX housing for Nikon    
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Sea & Sea MDX-D500 Underwater Housing for Nikon D500 DX DSLR Camera Add an Air Lock Vacuum System
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Sea & Sea MDX-D500 Underwater Housing
for Nikon D500 DX DSLR Camera



The Sea & Sea MDX-D500 Underwater Housing for the Nikon D500 camera is the most anticipated housing from Sea & Sea since the MDX-D300. The newly designed features of the MDX-D500 housing greatly surpass its predecessor. These new features include the compatible internal Optical YS Converter of the MDX-D500, as compared to the old external TTL converter connector of the MDX-D300. The MDX-D500 housing also has redesigned levers and luminescent buttons that increase their visibility while shooting in low light conditions.

The Nikon D500 HD-DSLR camera is a serious upgrade to the Nikon D300S with many improved features in a lighter camera body. The Nikon D500 has vastly improved sensor technology with a high-resolution 20.9 MP sensor, sports an Advanced Multi-CAM 20K AF system with 153 focus points, and can also focus in very low light conditions with its -4EV AF detection range, making it a great choice for underwater photographers.

Features:

  • Optical YS Converter Compatible
    • Converts the camera's TTL signal to a light signal. Both TTL and Manual Strobe control is compatible with Fiber-Optic Cable II (Not included).
  • ErgonomicallyRe-designed Levers
    • Shutter lever, AF mode lever, AF-ON lever, and movie-record lever all have been re-designed with ergonomic shapes.
  • Luminescent Buttons
    • Most levers and buttons will glow in dark environments.
  • Etrernal Port Lock and Lens Release
    • Conveniently switch lenses between dives without removing the housing back. Activate the Port Lock on the front of housing and push the Lens Release for quick and easy lens swap.
  • Diopter Adjustment Dial
    • The camera's diopter adjustment dial can be operated from the housing.

Specs:

  • Equipped with two (2) Fiber-Optic Cable Sockets
  • Equipped with one (1) N-Type (2-pin) connector and one (1) HDMI accessory port
  • Equipped with two (2) Sacrificial Zinc Diodes (front/ rear)
  • Compatible with Optional VF45 and VF180 View Finders
  • Built-In Leak Detector Sensor (Optional)
  • Body: Corrosion-Resistant Aluminum Alloy (machined)
  • Grip: Corrosion-Resistant Die-Cast Aluminum Alloy
  • Depth Rating: 100m / 330ft
  • Dim. (WxHxD): 324 x 210 x 141mm / 13.9 x 8.3 x 5.6inch
  • Weight: Approx. 3,200g / 112.9oz (housing only)
  • Compatible with SEA&SEA Strobes, Sea Arm 8, Fiber-Optic Cable II, Electronic sync Cords, Vacuum Pump System (TBA)






SKU: ss-06179

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