DPG is a comprehensive underwater photography website and community for underwater photographers. Learn underwater photography techniques for popular digital cameras and specialized professional underwater equipment (wide angle, macro, super macro, lighting and work flow). Read latest news, explore travel destinations for underwater photography. Galleries of professional and amateur underwater photography including wrecks, coral reefs, undersea creatures, fashion and surfing photography.
Dive Photo Guide


Inon Announces Compatibility of Lens Mount with GoPro HERO7 Black
By Ian Bongso-Seldrup, October 28, 2018 @ 10:00 PM (EST)

Inon has announced that its existing lens mount for GoPro HERO5 and HERO 6 is compatible with the new HERO7 Black in GoPro’s Super Suit dive/extreme sport housing—though not with other new models in the series, e.g., HERO7 Silver, which don’t work with the housing.

The SD Front Mask makes it possible to mount Inon attachment lenses such as the UFL-G140 SD semi-fisheye conversion lens and the UCL-G165 SD wide close-up lens, as well as build full rigs by attaching various adapters and arms.

For more details, see the press release below. Contact your local dealer for pricing.


Product Release Information No. 509

Compatibility with GoPro® “HERO7 Black”

INON INC. is pleased to announce that existing SD Front Mask for HERO5/6 is confirmed compatible with HERO7 BLACK in combination with its genuine housing Super Suit as well to attach quality INON attachment lenses designed for action cameras and add arm system.

As the camera lens is identical with previous GoPro® cameras, performance (angle of view and depth of field) through INON attachment lenses below remains same as the performance of using those lenses attached on HERO6 BLACK/HERO5 BLACK. (*2)

As compatibility with the new HERO7 BLACK has been confirmed, product name of existing SD Front Mask has been changed as below.

SD Front Mask for HERO5/6/7

  • Same as SD Front Mask for HERO5/6
    Product name/JAN Code will be updated on October 23rd, 2018 shipment and after.
  • JAN Code: 456212143 897 2

Left: SD Front Mask for HERO5/6/7
Center left: SD Front Mask for HERO5/6/7 installed on the GoPro® genuine dive housing Super Suits
Center right: UFL-G140SD installed on the Super Suits via SD Front Mask for HERO5/6/7
Right: UCL-G165SD installed on the Super Suits via SD Front Mask for HERO5/6/7


(*1) The HERO7 SILVER/HERO7 WHITE is not compatible with the GoPro® genuine dive housing Super Suits.

(*2) Though the HERO7 BLACK offers advanced video stabilization “HyperSmooth”, angle of view is same as previous HERO6 BLACK with its video stabilization activated as crop ratio of them is almost same.

Relevant press releases



Product page on INON website


*GOPRO, HERO, are trademarks or registered trademarks of GoPro, Inc.

*Press release information is as of October 19, 2018 and subject to change without prior notice.



Fantasea FG7X II
Ikelite Housing for Nikon D500
I-DiveSite Venom 35s
SeaLife DC2000
Be the first to add a comment to this article.
You must be logged in to comment.
Support Our Sponsors
Travel with us

Featured Photographer

Follow Us