Rip-Curl has launched a new pair of goggles that has an integrated camera on-board. So now, you don't have to worry about holding the camera in your hands when you go out for a campaign, just wear these trendy goggles and let the camera do the rest for you.
The camera weighs just 60gms and is housed in a rubber casing which holds the camera on to the strap of the goggles. The minicam will feed into a camcorder that you can carry in your backpack.
Technical specifications of the Third Eye goggle-camera are:
Screen with spherical geometry for panoramic viewing.
Double polycarbonate screen from BNL-Essilor ensuring unbeatable anti-fog protection.
Video cam equipped with a high-resolution 1/3' Sony CCD image sensor with 480 lines.
Quality equivalent to that of a digital camcorder.
Compact camera 8cm long by 2cm wide and weighing 60g.
Casing is waterproof to a depth of 1m (designed for surface filming) and 100% aluminum for shock resistance.
Interchangeable lenses: 4 focus modes available.
Choice of 3 screen colors for all types of weather.
Strap featuring 3 strips of silicon for optimal comfort.
Screen and strap are easily replaceable.