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Old 06-29-2008, 09:15 PM   #1
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Camera box

So i made a box that goes over the lense of the camera so i could put it under water and take some pictures with out the glare and waves in the water. Just kinda messing around here are a few pictures.



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Nice shots. Did you just use acrylic for the underwater housing you built?
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Very nice looking pics. I love the mushroom one
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Yeah i used acrylic. They had a small sheet of thin acrylic at menards for like 5 bucks. I got the idea from melevsreef. I can take a picture of it if you want
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That was an excellent idea to make an acrylic box. You got some very nice pics!
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can't take credit for the idea. I've got some glass scraping and such to do and i'm going to try and take a few of my tank.
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Great idea! Fantastic pictures. I'd love to see a pic of the housing you built.
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Yes, please post a pic of your housing.
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Nicely done!! I'm looking forward to seeing some shots of those Purple zoas we talked about!!!!!!!
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So its sloppy and i just made it kinda quickly but it works well. I left some hanging over the "lens" piece of acrylic so it would get scratched if we set it down. There are 4 small holes in the extra hanging over so that the air bubble can escape. Again i got the idea from melevsreef.com somewhere i just can't find the page again. so credit is all his.

ziggy- jimbo is already planning on taking a bunch of pictures of them i'm sure. i think they come on wed. (tomorrow) I really hope they are as cool as they looked in the ebay picture because they are awsome looking there.
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