Hammond, LA (January 11, 2010) – Adventure Eye Video Systems is announcing a wide angle Snow Camera Goggle at SIA 2010.
The Liquid Image Summit Series is the world’s first snow goggle with an integrated digital camera. The goggle contains a wide angle lens to capture all the action while skiing, boarding, sledding or snowmobiling. The hands free unit has a 5.0 MP (2560 x 1920) camera mode and a video mode that records D1 video (720×480) at a rate up to 30 frames per second with audio. A model will be on display at SIA at the Adventure Eye Video Systems Booth #3533.
The addition of the goggle cam to the Adventure Eye Video System will make it even easier for all snow activity enthusiasts to easily capture footage of their experience and make high res videos of their footage instantly at resort rental locations and instructional facilities.
The Summit Series Snow Camera Goggle is easy to operate. There is a button for On/Off/Mode and another button for the shutter. To record a photo or a video, simply turn on the camera, choose the mode, then press the shutter button. LED lights inside the goggle indicate the mode to the user. Large side buttons along the right side of the frame allow for greater dexterity while wearing gloves.
The internal memory has 16 MB NAND Flash. The memory is easily expanded to record thousands of photos or hours of videos by adding a Micro SD/SDHC Card up to 16 GB. Files may be downloaded to a computer through the High Speed USB cable provided, or through a Micro SD/SDHC card.
The Camera operates on an internal rechargeable Lithium Battery. Estimated battery performance is 2200 still images or 2:20 hrs of video.
The Summit Series Snow Camera Goggle model 335 is estimated to ship late summer 2010, in time for the Winter Ski Season and for Holiday shopping. This new model follows the concept of the original Liquid Image underwater digital mask by creating an easier way to record photos and videos. The concept of integrating the camera into the sports equipment allows the user to travel with fewer items and to keep their hands free while performing sports activities. The integrated camera records a view similar to what is seen, allowing the user to share their experience with other people, and to enjoy their activities to a greater extent because they concentrate less on holding and operating the camera.
The Summit Series Snow Camera Goggle model number 335 has an estimated US retail price of $149.00.
Adventure Eye will be taking orders for all cameras as well as the Adventure Eye rental and instructional Video System at SIA for next ski season.
Specifications and pricing are estimated at this time.
Adeventure Eye Video Systems is a manufacturer and supplier of turn key video camera rental systems and instructional video systems for ski resorts and dive resorts as well as lead distributor for Liquid Image products and accessories. Adventure Eye Video Systems is located in Hammond La. The adventure eye video rental and instructional system can be found in top ski rental locations and ski instructional facilities as well as with quality dive and cruise operators in the US and Caribbean.