Daily Archives: September 13, 2011

Underwater camera

There are many great things you can do with a camera, but for the most part, you can not get your camera wet. That means that taking photos underwater is next to impossible unless you get a special underwater camera or case. Though not everyone will have a need for one of these, they are great if you spend time in the water, and often see things that you would like to take home as a memory. When buying one though, read the details so you know what you are buying.

Most use an underwater camera for fun. They may be people who like to go scuba diving, and they wish to capture what they see underwater. Others might use them for more practical uses. They may be people who work with waterways and work with the environment. Either way, the underwater camera that is needed will be one that can take the pressure of the water. If you go too far down into the water, the camera might not hold up.

Some cameras say they are water resistant rather than waterproof. It probably depends on the depth. This is when the specifications of the camera come into play. Each different underwater camera can go to different depths before the water pressure is too high and the water may get into the camera, or it might even self destruct. Finding out the depth is important before buying. Most of this type that are film can not be loaded underwater for obvious reasons, so remember that when deciding if you want film, or if you would like to have a digital type for your underwater explorations.

Buying an underwater camera might be a bit tougher than finding a regular one. You may have to go to a camera shop to find them, or you may have to look online. If you look around on the Internet, you will see a wide range of underwater camera from which you can choose. You might go for something simple that just takes snap shots, or you can choose something that takes video and has a great lighting system with it. It is all dependent on what you want to do with your camera and how much you really have to spend on something like this. Something as simple as color might be important, so remember that when you buy. Get a color that sticks out so you can find your camera when you drop it, and that is very likely to happen.

Sometimes your camera might be advertised as waterproof, but still water may seep into it and possibly ruin your camera and sd card.  Which happened to someone from the hotel, they didn’t seem to happy when it happened.

Events in Scarborough for 1 week (13/09/2011)

dates events venue times contact details
Tue 13 Sep Gambart Baines Scarborough Bowls CentrePeasholm Road, Scarborough, North Yorkshire 10:00 01723 353992
Howard Hodgkin: Prints Scarborough Art GalleryThe Crescent, Scarborough, North Yorkshire 10:00 to 17:00 01723 374753
Neighbourhood Watch Stephen Joseph TheatreWestborough, Scarborough, North Yorkshire 19:30 01723 370541
Howard Beaumont: King of The Keyboards Scarborough Spa ComplexSouth Bay, Foreshore Road, Scarborough 14:30 to 16:00 01723 357869
Summer Spectacular 2011 Scarborough Spa ComplexSouth Bay, Foreshore Road, Scarborough 20:00 to 22:00 01723 357869
Scarborough Spa Orchestra: ‘Music in the Air’ Scarborough Spa ComplexSouth Bay, Foreshore Road, Scarborough 11:00 01723 357869
Scarborough Spa Orchestra: ‘Classical Favourites’ Scarborough Spa ComplexSouth Bay, Foreshore Road, Scarborough 19:45 01723 357869
Wed 14 Sep Gambart Baines Scarborough Bowls CentrePeasholm Road, Scarborough, North Yorkshire 10:00 01723 353992
Sinbad’s Adventures Scarborough Art GalleryThe Crescent, Scarborough, North Yorkshire 10:30 to 11:00 01723 384511
Howard Hodgkin: Prints Scarborough Art GalleryThe Crescent, Scarborough, North Yorkshire 10:00 to 17:00 01723 374753
Neighbourhood Watch Stephen Joseph TheatreWestborough, Scarborough, North Yorkshire 19:30 01723 370541
Howard Beaumont: King of The Keyboards Scarborough Spa ComplexSouth Bay, Foreshore Road, Scarborough 14:30 to 16:00 01723 357869
Summer Spectacular 2011 Scarborough Spa ComplexSouth Bay, Foreshore Road, Scarborough 20:00 to 22:00 01723 357869
Scarborough Spa Orchestra: ‘Music in the Air’ Scarborough Spa ComplexSouth Bay, Foreshore Road, Scarborough 11:00 01723 357869
Scarborough Spa Orchestra: ‘Summer Serenade’ Scarborough Spa ComplexSouth Bay, Foreshore Road, Scarborough 19:45 01723 357869
Thu 15 Sep Gambart Baines Scarborough Bowls CentrePeasholm Road, Scarborough, North Yorkshire 10:00 01723 353992
Howard Hodgkin: Prints Scarborough Art GalleryThe Crescent, Scarborough, North Yorkshire 10:00 to 17:00 01723 374753
Life Drawing Classes WoodendThe Crescent, Scarborough, North Yorkshire 18:30 to 20:30 01723 384511
Dear Uncle Stephen Joseph TheatreWestborough, Scarborough, North Yorkshire 19:30 01723 370541
Howard Beaumont: King of The Keyboards Scarborough Spa ComplexSouth Bay, Foreshore Road, Scarborough 14:30 to 16:00 01723 357869
Thoroughly Modern Musicals Scarborough Spa ComplexSouth Bay, Foreshore Road, Scarborough 20:00 to 22:00 01723 357869
Scarborough Spa Orchestra: ‘Music in the Air’ Scarborough Spa ComplexSouth Bay, Foreshore Road, Scarborough 11:00 01723 357869
Fri 16 Sep Friday Coffee Mornings St Andrew’s United Reformed ChurchRamshill Road, Scarborough, North Yorkshire 10:00 to 11:45 01723 369070
Howard Hodgkin: Prints Scarborough Art GalleryThe Crescent, Scarborough, North Yorkshire 10:00 to 17:00 01723 374753
Howard Hodgkin Scarborough Art GalleryThe Crescent, Scarborough, North Yorkshire 18:00 to 19:30 01723 384511
Dear Uncle Stephen Joseph TheatreWestborough, Scarborough, North Yorkshire 19:30 01723 370541
Thoroughly Modern Musicals Scarborough Spa ComplexSouth Bay, Foreshore Road, Scarborough 20:00 to 22:00 01723 357869
Sat 17 Sep Classic Cars Coachman InnPickering Road West, Snainton 10:00 to 18:00 01723 859231
The Secret Wood Raincliffe WoodsLady Ediths Drive, Scarborough, North Yorkshire 10:00 01723 895124
Scalby Farmers Market Scalby Parish HallScalby Road, Scalby, Scarborough, North Yorkshire 14:00 to 17:00 01723 583357
Manhattan Voices Concert St Matthew’s Church, Hutton BuscelSt Matthew’s Church, Hutton Buscel, North Yorkshire 19:30 01723 586878
West End to Broadway Futurist TheatreForeshore Road, Scarborough, North Yorkshire 19:30 01723 370742 ad
Village Halls Classic Easy Sequence Dancing Ganton Village HallGanton, Scarborough, North Yorkshire 20:00 07817 915528
Howard Hodgkin: Prints Scarborough Art GalleryThe Crescent, Scarborough, North Yorkshire 10:00 to 17:00 01723 374753
Saturday Art Club Scarborough Art GalleryThe Crescent, Scarborough, North Yorkshire 10:00 to 12:00 01732 384511
Dear Uncle Stephen Joseph TheatreWestborough, Scarborough, North Yorkshire 14:30 01723 370541
Neighbourhood Watch Stephen Joseph TheatreWestborough, Scarborough, North Yorkshire 19:30 01723 370541
Summer Spectacular 2011 Scarborough Spa ComplexSouth Bay, Foreshore Road, Scarborough 20:00 to 22:00 01723 357869
Sun 18 Sep International Gold Cup Road Races Oliver’s MountScarborough, North Yorkshire 08:30 to 16:00 01723 373000
Classic Cars Coachman InnPickering Road West, Snainton 10:00 to 18:00 01723 859231
Scalby Farmers Market Scalby Parish HallScalby Road, Scalby, Scarborough, North Yorkshire 14:00 to 17:00 01723 583357
‘Roses Run’ – Morris Minor Club Run North Bay BeachScarborough, North Yorkshire 16:30 01723 383636
Howard Hodgkin: Prints Scarborough Art GalleryThe Crescent, Scarborough, North Yorkshire 10:00 to 17:00 01723 374753
Mon 19 Sep Calendar Girls with Lynda Bellingham Futurist TheatreForeshore Road, Scarborough, North Yorkshire 19:30 365789/374500
Neighbourhood Watch Stephen Joseph TheatreWestborough, Scarborough, North Yorkshire 19:30 01723 370541
Thoroughly Modern Musicals Scarborough Spa ComplexSouth Bay, Foreshore Road, Scarborough 20:00 to 22:00 01723 357869