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Sea and Sea Announces the VF45 1.2x 45 Degree Viewfinder
By Matt J. Weiss, August 31, 2010 @ 10:56 AM (EST)
Sea & Sea has announced the VF45 1.2x 45 degree viewfinder for their MDX series housings. The viewfinder enhances the magnification of your camera's viewfinder 1.2x and rotates 360 degrees in 90 degree increments so you can position your camera for portraits or landscape orientation.  The 45 degree viewfinders are popular among photographers, especially for macro and split shot images. More information in the press release below.

Press Release
The VF45 1.2x 45° prism viewfinder is SEA&SEA’s latest SLR product accessory and is expected to set a new standard in prism viewfinder quality upon its release in September.

The VF45 replaces the original housing viewfinder and offers superior vision. Covering the entire visual field, the VF45 enhances magnification by 1.2x and enables subtle framing and focusing of subjects. The eyepiece rotates 360 degrees in increments of 90 to provide ideal camera position either landscape or portrait.

The VF45 is currently compatible with the MDX series housings including the MDX-7D, 5DMKII, D30 0s, D700, D300*, 40D*, PRO D3*.


Construction: Corrosion-resistant aluminum alloy [anodized body (Black)]

Depth rating: 100m/333ft

Dimensions: (WxHxD) 57.5x98.7x96mm / 2.3x3.9x3.8inch

Weight: 390g/13.7oz

Compatible Housings: MDX-7D, MDX-5DMKII, MDX-D300*, MDX-D300s, MDX-40D*, MDX-D700, MDX- PRO D3* *Requires LCD window be replaced, please contact your retailer for parts information and availability.

The VF45 (#SS-46111) is expected to be available at the end of September with an MSRP of $1,075.00. Learn more by clicking HERE.




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