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Digital Canon Underwater Cameras

Updated on April 4, 2013

The Best Digital Canon Underwater Cameras

Digital Canon Underwater Cameras are one of the hottest must-have accessories for anyone going to the beach for vacation or just hanging out at the pool or lake. You can snap underwater photos like the pros with one of these rugged cameras and capture professional-quality underwater photos that will marvel your friends back home! Full, rich colors are captured like never before of the sea life, and plant life under the waters of the oceans. Canon waterproof cameras also make great gifts for people who are taking a vacation.

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Canon PowerShot D20 - The new waterproof Canon camera

Canon's new Powershot D20 was released in spring 2012 to replace Canon's first entry into the rugged camera market, the Powershot D10. The new and improved waterproof Powershot is waterproof to 33 feet, shockproof to falls from 5 feet, dustproof and temperature resistant from 14-104 degrees Fahrenheit. It also includes GPS, so you can geo tag all your images. Combining these features with a 12.1 MP sensor, 5x optical zoom, HD video, and a 3-inch LCD, the waterproof Powershot D20 is a favorite among camera users. With more than 100 reviews, it has a 4- out of 5-star average rating on Amazon.

Canon PowerShot D20 12.1 MP CMOS Waterproof Digital Camera with 5x Image Stabilized Zoom 28mm Wide-Angle Lens a 3.0-Inch LCD and GPS Tracking (Blue) (OLD MODEL)
Canon PowerShot D20 12.1 MP CMOS Waterproof Digital Camera with 5x Image Stabilized Zoom 28mm Wide-Angle Lens a 3.0-Inch LCD and GPS Tracking (Blue) (OLD MODEL)

Product description: Outdoorsy, adventurous types need to look no further for a camera that can handle it all. The PowerShot D20 digital camera is waterproof to 33 Canon PowerShot D20 at Amazon.comfeet, temperature-resistant from 14�F to 104�F, shockproof up to 5.0 feet, and equipped with a GPS tracker. Slim and sturdy with a highly visible color layout, its buttons are operable even with gloved hands. Spectacular image quality is ensured with the 12.1 Megapixel High-Sensitivity CMOS sensor and DIGIC 4 Image Processor for excellent low-light performance, and a 5x Optical Zoom with 28mm Wide-Angle Lens that brings excitement to your imaging. A single touch and you'll be shooting incredibly vivid 1080p Full HD Video with full zooming capability. Lots of optional accessories take you deeper underwater and more.


If you're not ready to buy a waterproof camera, you might want to try renting one first. This is a cheap way to test out a new camera or borrow one for just the short period you need it.

At, you can rent a waterproof Canon PowerShot D10 or D20 or a GoPro Hero or Hero2 for as little as $33 for the week. will send the camera right to your door, and then you just send it back when your rental period is over. They also rent underwater camera housings for Canon cameras and other models.

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If you've already got a Canon camera that you like, you may want to think about getting an underwater housing rather than buying a new camera. Then you can continue to use a camera you're familiar with. Housings, however, can be more expensive than the camera, particularly for digital SLRs.

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