Quote Originally Posted by texanagg View Post
I would be very careful of the plastic case that goes over the camera. I use to own one and so did a friend and they are not as waterproof as they may advertise. Lost all the pictures of the vacation. It might be an isolated case but I would suggest buying the Olympus underwater camera. Best investment I have made. No worries around the pool or ocean and covered by the warranty if it does leak. Most of the plastic cases are not made by the manufacturer so the camera is not covered if it leaks. Here is the link

http://www.olympusamerica.com/cpg_se...p?product=1448
We bought one of these and love it! Its waterproof, sandproof (Which is the worst thing for cameras) and drop proof.