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August Monthly Contest Reminder
By Lia Barrett, August 16, 2013 @ 12:00 PM (EST)

Even though Shark Celebration Week is over, you can keep the spirit going by entering your best Shark photos in our August contest!

So dig into your image bank and come up with your three most captivating images for a chance to win a highly coveted Nikon Coolpix L28 Camera and Housing Package + Tray and Handle Assembly + (NEW) Gamma LED Dive Light with Mount and Diffuser Accessories! (a $545 value!)


Entering is easy: use our simple image uploading system to enter an image or select a picture from one of your existing DPG galleries. You can enter up to three images per contest; and best of all, it’s totally FREE!

A full set of rules and guidelines is available here

The deadline for entering this month August 31st, at 11:59 PST

Nikon Coolpix L28 Camera and Housing Package + Tray and Handle Assembly + (NEW) Gamma LED Dive Light with Mount and Diffuser Accessories!

Every diver should carry a flashlight, so why not mount it to your system as the perfect photo accessory? With the benefits of having a close-up light,  focus assist, or video light at your fingertips, you’ll enjoy showing off your system as much as your photos. By itself, the Nikon Coolpix L28 Camera and Housing Package is the perfect system for photographers of all skills levels who are looking for a small, simple system that delivers high-quality photos and video… anywhere there’s water. Simply point, and shoot! Add the sexiest dive light you’ve ever seen, and get ready for compliments.

Nikon Coolpix L28  Camera and Housing Package (#6280.29)
  • Access to all Camera Functions
  • 20.1 Megapixels
  • High Quality HD (720p) Video
  • Easy Drop-In Camera Loading
  • 200ft (60m) Depth Rating
  • Compatible with Wide Angle Lenses
  • See the O-ring Seal


Gamma LED Dive Light: The tactical aluminum dive light, transformed by pure design.

  • 220 Lumens in a Featherweight 4 oz. Frame
  • Highest Power-to-Weight Ratio in its Class
  • Military-grade Anodized Aluminum Construction
  • Double O-ring Seal
  • Corrosion-proof and Waterproof up to 400 feet
  • Ergonomic, No-slip Contour Grip
  • Heavy-duty Mechanical Tail Switch
  • Continuous or Momentary Lighting
  • Designed, Built, and Tested in USA
  • Available in Red (#1803), Black (#1800), or Silver (#1801)

Ikelite products are available worldwide through the finest dive, photo, and water sports retailers. Visit Ikelite’s dealer listing to find an Authorized Ikelite Dealer near you.

*Note: Gamma’s diffuser accessory (#1870) threads onto the front of the Gamma for a diffused beam approximately 30 degrees wide. Perfect when using as a focus, video or photo light.  When operating the L28, Manual white balance is quickly accessed through the camera's Shooting Menu for realistic color correction up to approximately 40ft (12m) in sunny conditions. Add an external strobe and/or video light for stunning images at all depths and light levels! Ikelite’s ULTRAcompact housings are high quality, built to last, and backed by Ikelite's reputation for excellence.








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