Here is what is available:
If you want something better, you will have to delve into using the special waterproof cases.
They tend to be more bulky.
I wanted to buy a waterproof camera. I like to surf when I can and want to be able to bring the camera in the water with me. Is there a camera that will produce a great picture and that can take some abuse? Or would I need to buy a special case for a waterproof camera. I want to go as low priced as I can but good quality. I think under $500 dollars. This will most likely be a Christmas present to me so if you guys could steer in what to look for or good brands that would be greatly appreciated.