Canon R5 Underwater A-Z // Performance and Specifications [VIDEO]

Canon R5 Underwater A-Z // Performance and Specifications [VIDEO]

Start here for our complete A-Z breakdown of our Canon R5. Since its introduction, this full frame mirrorless camera has quickly become a favorite and top choice of many of the top professional underwater photographers - whether shooting big animals, reef landscapes, or pool portraits.


Canon R5 Underwater A-Z

INTRO: Performance and Specifications 

STEP 1: Best Canon RF Lenses for Underwater Photography

STEP 2: How to Assemble Your Ikelite 200DL or 50DL Underwater Housing

STEP 3: Setting up Ikelite Underwater Strobes with DL5 DS Link TTL Converter

STEP 4: Top 3 Custom Settings for Underwater Use 


INTRO: Performance and Specifications

In this short introduction, Ikelite VP John Brigham runs through the specifications that make the R5 a great choice for shooting underwater still images and videos. We also introduce the topics that will be covered in future videos in this series.



Continue through the series to learn all of the details of getting the maximum performance out of this highly capable system.


NEXT STEP:  Best Canon RF Lenses for Underwater Photography


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John Brigham Ikelite Vice PresidentJohn Brigham is the Vice President & head of product development at Ikelite. He was born with a flair for design and an entrepreneurial spirit as son of Ikelite founder Ike Brigham. He worked his way up in the business and is a natural fit in the R&D side of things. John dives the equipment as much as possible to test product and put himself in the "fins" of the user. You may also find him on the other end of an email or phone call when you reach out for product advice and support. When he's not underwater he's flying drones, setting off rockets, training his German Shepherd "T2", and spending time with his family.


Additional Reading

200DL Underwater Housing for Canon EOS R5 

50DL Underwater Housing for Canon EOS R5

Canon EOS R5 Underwater Photos & Review

Underwater with the Canon RF 100mm Macro Lens and EOS R5

Why You Need a Fisheye Lens Underwater

Why You Need Strobes Underwater

The Next Generation of Professional Underwater Strobes

When to Use a Compact 8" Dome Port Underwater

Trade Up to the Dry Lock System

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