Fantasea Line Announces the FG9X Underwater Housing for the Canon PowerShot G9 X

fg9x_front1.jpegFantasea Line is a leading manufacturer of creative products focused on water sports, diving and underwater photography equipment, and they have announced the new FG9X Underwater Housing for the Canon PowerShot G9 X, a digital camera that is well liked by photography enthusiasts.

fg9x_back1.jpegAs outlined in the our PowerShot G9 X review, Canon included a lot of nice features in a Compact Camera Design. These features can be very important to photographers looking to get the best image quality possible from a versatile camera using a compact design.


Canon PowerShot G9 X Features:

  • 20.2 MP High Sensitivity CMOS Image Sensor
  • DIGIC 6 image processor
  • 3x optical zoom lens
  • f/2.0 - f/4.9
  • 28-84mm equivalent
  • Canon Intelligent Image Stabilization (IS)
  • ISO 125 - 12,800
  • Wi-Fi & NFC
  • Compatible with Canon Camera Connect App
  • Full 1080p HD Video Recording @ 24, 30, or 60p
  • Star Mode
  • Stair Trails
  • Star Time-Lapse Movie
  • 6fps Continuous Shooting
  • 3.0" LCD touch-screen display
  • Customizable lens-mounted Control Ring
  • Full Manual
  • RAW + JPEG image capture
  • Built-in ND Filter

Now, photographers will have a camera capable of taking superb photos underwater with the Canon PowerShot G9 X, when it is used with the new FG9 X Underwater Housing from Fantasea Line. This new housing is built to professional standards, and includes a lot of features that allow a photographer to get the most from the camera when used underwater. For example:


  • Full access to camera controls & functions with clearly marked buttons

  • Access to essential contact points on camera LCD screen with a new touch screen technology

  • Depth rated to 60 meters / 200 feet

  • Shock resistant construction

  • Ergonomic design

  • Double O-ring protection for a perfect watertight seal

  • Moisture Detector, Hand Strap and Port Cover included at no additional cost!

  • A complete accessory system available, including wide angle and macro lenses, color correction filters, flashes, video lights and all necessary adapters and connectors

  • Manufacturer's warranty


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Fantasea Line also offers a wide variety of optional accessories for their underwater housings. This photo shows some of them, including accessories for lighting, and filters to enhance colors when taking underwater photos.

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Here is the Canon PowerShot G9 X in use with the FG9X housing and available lighting options. If you are serious about getting the best photos possible underwater, then you'll want to check out the products from Fantasea Line.

We'd also suggest watching the video below to see more about how the Fantasea Line FG9x Underwater Housing can help photographers get the best possible images when underwater:


More information about Products for Underwater Photography from Fantasea Line can be found at www.fantasea.com

In addition, please read the Press Release below for even more detail about the new Fantasea FG9X Underwater Housing:


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Fantasea Line
FG9X Housing for the Canon PowerShot G9 X Camera

Fantasea Line proudly announces the release of a new and stylish waterproof housing for the Canon G9 X camera. The housing is now available and accepting orders!


The FG9X Housing is specifically designed for the Canon PowerShot G9 X, thereby providing the most compact, sturdy and ergonomic waterproof housing for this camera.


This housing is manufactured to the highest professional standards of function, style and durability. It provides full access to all camera buttons with clearly labeled controls and access to essential contact points on the camera touch screen.


The FG9X has been successfully depth tested to 80 meters (240 ft.) and is certified to a maximum depth of 60 meters (200 ft.), which is well beyond the 40 meter (130 ft.) dive limit of most compact housings.


The FG9X is ideal for outdoor and underwater photography. Underwater photographers can dive or snorkel and capture all the excitement of this fascinating world, while outdoor photographers also have the option of capturing the action of activities such as white water paddle sports, sailing, boating, surfing, fishing, hunting, backpacking and camping.


The FG9X is shock resistant and protects the camera from water, sand, dust, frost and other damaging elements.


The FG9X was designed to be compatible with a complete accessory system, enabling photographers to enhance the quality of their images.


FG9X Housing suggested retail price in the USA is $400*
* Price includes one year warranty

FG9X System Feature Highlights


  • Canon G9 X camera- "Small and smart with a 1-inch sensor" Camera Labs, November 2015

  • Camera offers a handful of quality features, all so important to underwater photographers:

    • Large 20.2 MP 1.0-inch CMOS sensor

    • Bright F2.0 28-84mm Lens

    • Wide ISO range of 125-12800 for low light photography

    • Full HD Videos (1080p/60p)

    • Slim & Stylish - only 7.37 ounces (209g)

    • Intuitive 3.0-inch touch panel

    • Full manual control with Control Ring and Mode Dial


  • The FG9X Housing introduces the highest and most professional standards of function, style and durability

  • Full access to camera controls & functions with clearly marked buttons

  • Access to essential contact points on camera LCD screen with a new touch screen technology

  • Depth rated to 60 meters / 200 feet

  • Shock resistant construction

  • Ergonomic design

  • Double O-ring protection for a perfect watertight seal

  • Moisture Detector, Hand Strap and Port Cover included at no additional cost!

  • A complete accessory system available, including wide angle and macro lenses, color correction filters, flashes, video lights and all necessary adaptors and connectors

  • Manufacturer's warranty


For further information, please visit www.fantasea.com and www.canondive.com