Gates Underwater Products has announced their housing for the Canon EOS C300 Mark II camera. It is lightweight and compact and offers support for both EF and PL mount Canon lenses. The housing utilizes Gates’s Port system and is supplied with a housing for the Transvideo StarliteHD OLED field monitor.
The Gates housing for the C300 Mark II will be available from April, prices at $13,280.
Gates announces C300 MKII Housing
Capable and compact, the Gates C300 MKII Housing breaks barriers in 4K low light sensitivity and underwater color handling.
Poway, CA – 8 March 2016– Gates Underwater Products – home of the worlds more reliable underwater housings – today announces the C300 MKII Housing.
A close fit to the Canon EOS C300 MKII camera, the Gates C300 MKII Housing is distinctively designed as a lightweight, portable and travel-friendly underwater system and contains many recognizable Gates cinema-caliber features:
- Clean, uncomplicated design is reliable and field serviceable;
- Gates Precision Ports means no compromises image quality;
- Support for over 150 EF and PL lenses with Gates unique Lens Gear Drive system;
- Adjustable trim weight system provides perfect buoyancy / balance;
- Extensive line of accessories including 3G-SDI surface feed, tripod and GT14 Lights.
- Adjustable Handle Grips for perfect hand positioning;
- Gates Seal Check II will verify housing integrity before entering the water.
The C300 MKII Housing includes the new Starlite ST5 External Monitor. Designed specifically for the Transvideo StarliteHD OLED field monitor (not included), the Starlite ST5 is a deeply integrated setup – the smallest, most capable external monitor ever released by Gates. The Starlite ST5 professional features include a 5” widescreen 1920 x 1080 OLED display, various focus / exposure tools assignable to “Smart Corners”, H.264 proxies recording to SD cards, robust SDI camera interface, and ultra light weight. Other Gates External Monitors are also compatible with the C300 MKII Housing like the TVL55 and EM43.
The Gates C300 MKII Housing is of course backed by Gates legendary service, 2 year renewable warranty, and factory direct support. Durable, reliable, dependable – the hallmark of Gates since 1969.
- C300 MKII Housing Price: $13,280 (includes Starlite ST5)
- Availability: April 2016
Since 1969, Gates Underwater Products has produced the world’s most reliable underwater imaging systems. Using “bulletproof” machined aluminum, 100% mechanical controls, time- proven design methods, and state-of-the-art manufacturing, Gates housings are built to satisfy the most demanding applications. Commercial divers, imaging professionals, marine researchers, salvage operators and military personnel all turn to Gates for the same reason: our “bulletproof” housings produce results 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. That’s why they say: Don’t take a Chance….Take a Gates!