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It’s tough to find good waterproof cases for digital SLRs that don’t cost an arm and a leg (read $1,000 and up). That’s why the German-made Ewa-Marine underwater housings are so interesting, despite some limitations. Probably not the best option for the serious, deep-diving underwater photographer, they’re fine (and affordable) for casual underwater shooting (even down to 60 feet)-- though they do take some patience and getting used to. The U-A series includes models that accommodate most digital SLRs and start at about $260 for the U-A (pictured here), which is compatible with SLRs that have a built-in flash or are being used without a flash (i.e., it’s not big enough to fit a top-mounted external flash). To get a better idea of what these housings are like, check out this hands-on review from Photo.net of the U-AXP 1000, which does fit an external flash (and runs about $380).