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Sea & Sea DX-8000G

Discussion in 'Sea&Sea Society' started by Zman96, Dec 2, 2009.

  1. scuba e

    scuba e Barracuda

    # of Dives: 500 - 999
    Location: San Antonio
    Interesting. Thats about how long mine lasted.
    Had you noticed increased flash refresh time as well?
  2. Brewski

    Brewski Instructor, Scuba

    # of Dives: I'm a Fish!
    Location: Alaska / Florida / In the air between the two.
    In my 8000G I set the ISO for 100 for normal or wide shots and 64 for macro. Also you want to set your White balance to cloudy if your using external strobes. no need to adjust WB while shooting with strobes as the color temp wont change. but if your shooting natural light you should set WB prior to taking the shot.

    If you can afford it I recommend dual strobes. Also, as others have already stated. manually adjust your aperture and shutter speed for best results.
  3. skynscuba

    skynscuba Manta Ray

    # of Dives: 100 - 199
    Location: San Jose, CA
    Can anyone tell me what is the largest capacity SD card that can be used in the DX-8000G?
  4. hammerhead man

    hammerhead man Manta Ray

    # of Dives: 200 - 499
    Location: Virginia
    I used a 2gb card with mine and it worked very well.



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