Gates underwater video housing for 5K Digital Cinema Underwater Imaging. Compatible cameras: Red Epic and Red Scarlet Cinema Cameras

Published on May 28 2012 // Accessories & Rigs, Cinematography

 Gates  Deep Epic  Housing for Red Epic 5K digital cinema.

5K Digital Cinema Underwater Imaging
Following the success of Gates DEEP RED housing, DEEP EPIC is the next generation of underwater digital cinema imaging. Support for a wide range of PL and SLR glass, external monitor, adjustable grips at fingertip focus / iris / zoom controls, and adjustable buoyancy / trim are carried forward. DEEP EPIC is also smaller and lighter than its big brother DEEP RED and includes the REDMOTE Controller, providing comprehensive camera control via the RDCC REDMOTE. Gates Precision Ports mean no-compromises image quality.

Gates  Deep Epic  Housing for Red Epic

Nothing is unconsidered in DEEP EPIC. Reaching the far corners of the globe, Gates housings are tasked with high profile broadcast and cinema productions. Professionals know that failure is not an option, so they never take a chance. they take a Gates

Key Features

  • Durable: “Bulletproof” machined aluminum, black type III ‘hard’ anodize finish and sealed with a nickel-acetate process.
  • External Monitor Case: Standard for the 5.6″ LCD monitor from RED. LCD monitor not included.
  • Complete Control Access: Access to all camera functions via REDMOTE Controller.
  • Flexible Lens Support: From primes to macro, Deep Red is designed to accommodate a wide variety of lenses.
  • Adjustable Handles: Adjust the handles for perfect grip and convenient access to controls.
  • Reliable Controls: Fingertip controls are 100% Mechanical — no sticky buttons, faulty electronics or dead batteries.
  • Precision Ports: Quality optics means clarity, sharpness and NO vignetting (cutoff dark corners) to spoil your images.
  • 2-Year Warranty: Only Gates offers a 2-year, renewable warranty on all housings.
  • Adjustable Buoyancy and Trim: Add or remove trim weights for ideal balance — just the way you like it.
  • Seal Check: The Gates Seal Check is included with every Deep Red and assures housing integrity before entering the water.

Gates  Deep Epic  Housing for Red Epic

Compatible Ports:

  • FP80 Flat Port: A simple flat element good for macro work with diopters. Element is field replaceable.
  • SP80 Standard Port: Optical acrylic dome is field replaceable. Anit-Reflective glass dome is available also.


  • Gates Tripod: For those stable, locked down shots, the Gates Tripod is integral to DEEP SCARLET. Legs are extensible and fold away when not in use.
  • HD-SDI Surface Feed
  • Submersible Mic
  • Comm input (OTS Compatible)
  • And More.
  • Customizations Welcome.

Source : backscatter .com


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