Available in NY and worldwide for rental, the Gates Deep RED Dragon & Epic Underwater Housing can be used with the RED Dragon, Epic or Scarlet cameras. Various port extenders allow for the use of different lenses.
Available in NYC and worldwide for rental, the Gates Deep RED Dragon & Epic Underwater Housing can be used with the RED Dragon, Epic or Scarlet cameras. Various port extenders allow for the use of different lenses.
The housing comes with the flat port or dome port (per user request) plus one port extender. Additional port extenders for the flat port and dome port in order to accommodate the use of different lenses are available for $50 each per day. It is an additional $75/day to have both the flat and dome port. Please let us know which of the following lenses you will be using:
Angenieux Optimo 15-40
Angenieux Optimo 16-42 (dome port only)
RED 17-50 (old version) (dome port only)
RED 17-50 (new version) (dome port only)
RED Pro Prime 18mm, 25mm, 35mm (dome port only)
Arri Ultra Prime 8R (dome port only)
Arri Ultra Prime 10mm, 12mm, 14mm (dome port only)
Arri Ultra Prime 14mm(flat port)
Arri Master Prime 14mm (dome port only)
Arri Ultra Prime Anamorphic 35, 40 (dome port only)
Arri Ultra Prime 16 through 135mm (dome port only)
Zeiss Compact Primes (CP2) 15/18/21/25/28/35/50/85mm (dome port only)
Zeiss Distagon 14mm T2 (dome port only)
Zeiss Super Speeds 18, 25, 35, 50, 65, 85mm
Zeiss / Arri Master Anamorphic 50mm T1.9 (flat port)
Sony CineAlta Prime 20, 25, 35, 50mm (dome port only)
Cooke S4/I 12, 14, 16, 18, 21, 25, 27mm (dome port only)
Cooke 5/I 18, 25, 32mm
Cooke Anamorphic/I 25, 32, 40, 50mm (dome port only)
Cooke MINI S4/I 18-25-32-40mm (dome port only)
Panavision C-Series Anamorphic C30 (dome port only)
Leica Summilux-C 16,18,21,25,40,50,100mm (dome port only)
Canon Cine Prime CN-E14,24,35,50mm (dome port only)
Rokinon Cine Lens 14, 24mm (dome port only)
Canon 16-35 EF-L
Duclos 11-16 (Tokina) (dome port only)
Kenko-Tokina 11-16 (dome port only)
Nikon 14-24 (dome port only)
RUBY 14-24 (repackaged Nikon 14-24) (dome port only)
Nikkor 60mm AF Macro (flat port only)
*Per Gates’ lens support reference
The 100 ft External Video Out Cable (HD-SDI) for topside monitoring is an additional $75/day.
NOTE: In order to rent the housing you must hire an ASL underwater AC or sign a waiver indicating your shooter has the required experience shooting underwater and working with a Gates underwater housing. Underwater AC is $750/10 hour day.
EXTERNAL MONITOR CASE
for the RED TOUCH 5.0″ LCD monitor (monitor not included – ASL’s can be rented if needed for $125/day)
COMPLETE CONTROL ACCESS
Access to menu (joystick), servo, zoom focus, iris and assignable functions.
FLEXIBLE LENS SUPPORT
From primes to macro, the housing has port extenders designed to accommodate a wide variety of lenses.
for perfect grip and convenient access to controls.
Quality optics means clarity, sharpness and NO vignetting to spoil your images.
ADJUSTABLE BUOYANCY AND TRIM
Add or remove trim weights for ideal balance.
GATES SEAL CHECK
The Gates Seal Check assures housing integrity before entering the water.
CONTROLS (All Mechanical)
- REDMOTE Controller (all functions) (Note: REDMOTE Controller not included)
- Manual Iris
- Manual Focus
- Assignable Buttons 1/2
BASIC SHELL (transport size with 8″ dome/PE286)
- 19.7″ L x 11.5″ H x 11.9″ W ”
- 50 cm x 29.2 cm x 30.2 cm Fully Assembled (w/monitor, handles & 8” dome, PE286)
- 19.7″ L x 17.7″ H x 16.5″ W ”
- 50 cm x 49.5 cm x 41.9 cm
- Machined Aluminum, Type III ‘Hard’ Anodize finish.
- Stainless steel hardware.
WEIGHT IN AIR
- 43 lbs / 19.5 kg (complete w/camera)
WEIGHT IN WATER
- Slightly negative and adjustable
- 450 feet / 137 meters
- Accommodates one (1) RED BRICK battery
Various ports and extenders for use with different lenses. Please see the features tab to determine which lenses can be used with the housing.
- Underwater Cinematographer
- Housing Technician
- 100 ft HD-SDI video out cable
- RED Touch 5″ LCD
- Sartek 10,000 Lumen Underwater Lights
- iTorch Video Pro7 Underwater Light
- VL1800 Dive Light
- Low Boy Kit
- Recall Hydrophone/Underwater PA system
- OTS MK7 Buddyline system
- OTS MK2-DC1 underwater comm system
- OTS STX-101 wireless underwater comm system
- Lectrosonic Waterproof Wireless Lavalier Kit
Q: Does the housing come with a REDMOTE Controller?
A: No, You must provide your own REDMOTE Controller with your camera package.
Q: What type of batteries work in the housing?
A: You can only use RED V-Mount batteries in the housing.