We can use our iPhone protested by a waterproof case to capture underwater photos or use a waterproof camera like Olympus Stylus Tough TG-870 for better imagery.
Olympus TG-870 is a budget-friendly, compact waterproof camera that measures 4.4 x 2.5 x 1.1 inches and weights 7.8 oz. As we can see from the images, the digital camera shows off a smooth and tough casing that is waterproof to depths of 50′ /5m and makes it withstand a wide variety of conditions including temperatures as low as 14 degrees Fahrenheit (-10 degrees Celsius), falls from 7′ /2.1m high, up to 200lbf/ 100kgf of pressure as well as dust and sand. Meanwhile, three optional colors and exquisite detailing add sleek modern aesthetics to the camera.
The TG-870 comes equipped with a 16MP 1/2.3″ backside-illuminated CMOS sensor and TruePic VII image processor in order to deliver notable sensitivity up to ISO 6400, reduced noise levels and high-quality imagery, and it features a 5x optical zoom lens equivalent to 21-105mm in 35mm terms with f/3.5-5.7 aperture, a hybrid lens shift and digital image stabilization system ultra-wide angle, which helps you capture all details for those wonderful moments.
Furthermore, the compact camera also supports 1080p video recording at 60 fps, and its 3.0″ LCD monitor can tilt up 180 degrees, delivering more viewing angles for amazing photos and selfies. In addition, built-in WiFi enabled the TG-870 to wirelessly connect with your smartphone or tablet for easy to share your photos and videos, and its custom app also allows you to remotely control the compact camera.
Olympus Stylus Tough TG-870 compact waterproof camera is priced at $279 USD. If you’re interested, jump to B&H for its more details. BTW, also don’t miss FinePix XP90 waterproof camera and more related cool stuff by following tags.