Gates Pro Action Housing
Compact, Cinema Caliber Housing for Fast Action Acquisition
Designed for one mission underwater action the new Gates Pro Action has purpose built features for run and gun scenarios. Like a sleek, small profile for the free diver pursuing bait balls. Or the surf shooter composing the perfect wave with Pro Actions integrated, pivoting external monitor. And multi-camera compatibility RED DSMC1 / DSMC2 and ARRI ALEXA Mini is a bonus for natural history filmmakers.
Pro Action travels easy, fitting comfortably in a carry-on size Pelican case with camera / monitor / battery neatly tucked inside for the trip. Pro Action accepts all DSLR glass and smaller PL mount lenses, and.various accessories extend Pro Actions range including pole cam action shots of risky shark action.
The Gates Pro Action Housing is tailor made for surf, dive and exploratory imaging. And like all Gates products, Pro Action comes with our legendary 2 year warranty and customer support.
Compatible Cameras (Choose Configuaration Kit):
- RED DSMC1 (Epic, Scarlet)
- RED DSMC2 (Epic-W, Weapon, Scarlet-W, Raven)
- ARRI ALEXA Mini
Integrated External Monitor Housing
Designed specifically for the Transvideo Starlite HD5 (not included), the integrated external monitor follows the sleek profiles of Pro Action, pivoting a full 90° for top or rear viewing.
Compact size makes Pro Action your travel companion, fitting into a carry-on case or backpack.
Multi Camera Compatibility
Pro Action accepts RED DSMC1 (Epic, Dragon, Scarlet), DSMC2 (Weapon, Scarlet-W, Raven) and ARRI ALEXA Mini.
New 60-series Precision Ports
Match the compact size of Pro Action. Gates workhorse 80-series ports are compatible, too.
Extensive Lens Support
DSLR glass and small cinema PL lenses are supported in Pro Action.
Clean, Uncomplicated Design
Mechanical controls of lens and camera assignable buttons. Simplicity = Reliability.
Simple Run and Gun Controls
Access user assignables on RED and ARRI cameras.
Seal Check Lite
The Gates Seal Check Lite is included with Pro Action and assures housing integrity before entering the water. A mere 11oz / 320g it packs easy and travels lightly.
Accessorize and Customize
A range of accessories is available to suit the diverse needs of cinema, Natural History, broadcast TV, research, and military applications.
Legendary factory direct support. Gates is synonymous with reliability and support, and only Gates offers a 2-year, renewable warranty on all housings.
Run / Stop x2
2x Direct Coupled Mechanical Lens control
DSMC1: User Assignable x 2
DSMC2: User Assignable x 6
ALEXA Mini: User Assignable x 3
External Monitor: Smart Corners x 4
Transport size with SP60-6 Port
17.1 L x 8.7 H x 9.7 W (12.7 w/Handles)
44 cm x 22 cm x 25 cm (33 cm)
Machined Aluminum, Type III Hard Anodized finish
Stainless steel hardware
200 feet / 60 meters
2 Years Renewable. Gates Warranty Details
<30 lbs / 13.6 kg including camera / battery / monitor
with SP60-6 Port
Integrated ST5 External Monitor shell (StarLite monitor not included)
Gates Seal Check II system
Tool & O-Ring Kit
RED DSMC1 (Epic, Dragon, Scarlet)
RED DSMC2 (Weapon, Scarlet-W, Raven)
ARRI ALEXA Mini
RED DSMC: None
RED DSCM2 (both are needed)
RED Jetpack SDI Module
ARRI Mini: None
For RED DSMC / DSMC2:
REDMAG or RED MINI-MAG
For ARRI Mini
CFast 2.0 Memory Card -- consult ARRI documentation for supported brands / capacity
Camera prep / setup only
For DSMC: RED LCD *or* REDMOTE
For DSMC2: RED LCD *or* REDMOTE (with Gates WRL LINKBOX for DSMC2) *or* foolcontrol (via WiFi)
For ARRI Mini: ARRI Mini Viewfinder
Blueshape BV065, BV090, BV150 BV180, BV100HD, BV100HD SPLASH
SWIT 8172 or 8192
PAG 9303. 9304, 9308, 9309
Other batteries possible. Contact Gates for guidance
Transvideo Starlite HD5 LCD Monitor
Transvideo Starlite HD5-ARRI
PL Mount under 102mm diameter or 128T Gear (0.8 MOD or 32 Pitch)