GoPro Underwater Red Filter

Backscatter is your expert resource on the GoPro Hero camera, including the best options for using it underwater. We have an exciting new line of flip up underwater red filters for GoPro Hero 1, 2, and 3. Our latest Flip3 filter features a second filter mount and macro lens. Have a GoPro question? Give us a call!

Backscatter Flip3 Underwater Color Correction Filter for GoPro Hero3 Housing


A complete filter and lens system for GoPro Hero3
The all new Backscatter Flip3 System has the same professional craftsmanship of our previous models, but features a smaller size and optional second flip filter on top. Outfit your GoPro Hero3 with both a shallow water and deep water flip filter and even a sharp macro lens for detail shots on the reef.
Watch sample video below.

  • Aircraft grade anodized aluminum construction
  • Easy to use flip mechanism for one finger on / off control
  • Simple installation with rugged clamp-on design
  • Unobstructed view of front LCD display
  • Easy front camera button access with thick gloves
  • Open the camera housing without removing filter
  • Fumble-free flip design means you'll never loose a filter
  • No vignetting in any underwater shooting mode
  • Optional top flip deep water filter, macro lens, and 55mm threaded filter mounts (coming soon)
Backscatter Flip3 is only compatible with the GoPro Hero3 housing. For Hero2 please see Backscatter Flip2 Filter for GoPro Hero2

This version of the filter is no longer available. For Hero3 filters, please see Backscatter Flip3.1 Filter System

FLIP FILTERS NIGHTSEA Fluorescence Underwater Yellow Barrier Filter for GoPro 3, 3+, 4, 5


The FLIP FILTER NIGHTSEA Fluorescence Underwater Filter is used in conjunction with a Blue Light, like the Sola Nightsea or GoBe Nightsea Lights. This filter will allow you to sea the mystery and majesty of underwater florescent. The filter will NOT help with night diving videos, but capture glowing critters with an underwater Nightsea video light.

+15 MacroMate Mini Underwater Macro Lens for GoPro 3, 3+, 4, 5


Stunning underwater macro footage
The design team at Backscatter spent more than a year perfecting the ultimate macro lens for GoPro.
Watch this video to see razor sharp macro images and open a new door on your GoPro creativity.

Precision optical glass and aluminum construction
Don't be fooled by imitations. The +15 MacroMate Mini follows a 17 year product design of premium underwater optics and rugged construction. No plastic mounts to break and only the highest grade multi-element optics receive the FLIP and Macromate brand.

Add the +15 MacroMate Mini to your GoPro FLIP system
The +15 MacroMate Mini threads into the FLIP 55mm adapter, NOW INCLUDED. Go professional with a FLIP color correction filter and a +15 MacroMate Mini at your fingertips. The world's greatest and most versatile GoPro lens system has just evolved.

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