Gates Deep Dragon Underwater Housing for DSMC and DSMC2 camera bodies

Sony E-mount lenses


  • Daily$900.00
  • Weekly $2,700.00
  • Weekend $1,350.00

For longer periods,please contact us at

Rental Rules & Information

Rental Rate Day Charge Schedule

  • 1 Day Rental = 1 Day Charge
  • 1 to 3 Day Rental = Charge for each day (3 Day Charge)
  • 3 to 7 Day Rental = 3 Day Charge
  • Weekend (Saturday / Sunday) = 1.5 Day Charge
  • Month Rental (28 Days) = 10 Day Charge

Equipment Pick Up and Drop Off Times

Equipment pick up – Equipment will be ready the day before the rental date between 4pm and 6pm (Monday to Friday) or at the time of opening the day of the rental (8am)

Equipment Return – Equipment must be returned between 8am and 10am the day following the rental date (Monday to Friday) or the Monday following a weekend.

If pick up or drop off times are outside of these hours them additional charges may apply.

Insurance- All equipment rentals require a Certificate of Insurance or Deposit before any item can leave Fusion Cine. Get covered using our Fusion Cine Insurance Program

Please note that we rent equipment across Canada, but currently only facilitate rentals out of our Vancouver location, so rentals outside of this area may require additional shipping time.

Total Cost per day: $

The Gates DEEP DRAGON Digital Cinema Housing ushers in a new level of underwater cinematography. Designed for Red Digital Cinema's EPIC DRAGON camera -- with 6K lines of resolution, more than 16 stops of dynamic range and native 2000 ISO -- DEEP DRAGON offers exceptional handling of challenging underwater lighting conditions. Based on Gates sibling DEEP EPIC, new accessories are added to the DEEP DRAGON kit including collapsing Tripod Legs; Light Bar for mounting ULCS, TLC or other light arms; and Shade Extensions for the RED PRO External Monitor housing. Professionals the world over know that failure is not an option. From research to broadcast TV and cinema productions, they never take a chance...they take a Gates!

The housing will work with DSMC and DSMC2 camera bodies.



"Bulletproof" machined aluminum, black type III 'hard' anodize finish and sealed with a nickel-acetate process.

User-friendly field serviceable controls

User-friendly field serviceable controls are 100% mechanical -- no complicated mechanisms or electronics to fail. Simplicity = Reliability

RED Pro Monitor Case

The RED PRO 5.0 External Monitor housing is included with DEEP DRAGON

Precision Ports™

Quality optics means clarity, sharpness and NO vignetting (cutoff dark corners) to spoil your images.

Complete Control Access

Access to all camera functions via REDMOTE Controller.

2-Year Warranty

Only Gates offers a 2-year, renewable warranty on all housings.

Extensive Lens Support

Over 70 PL and DSLR lenses are supported in DEEP DRAGON.

Adjustable Buoyancy and Trim

Add /remove trim weights for ideal buoyancy and balance -- a key to stable, fluid shots.

Adjustable Handles

Adjust the handles for perfect grip and convenient access to controls.

Seal Check II

The Gates Seal Check is included with every Deep Epic and assures housing integrity before entering the water.

Field Serviceable

Gates products are nearly 100% serviceable in the field.

Acessories Suite

An extensive set of accessories is available for cinema, natural history, broadcast TV, research, military and many more applications.

General SpecificationsDetail
Controls (All Mechanical) Power
REDMOTE Controller (all functions)
Manual Iris
Manual Focus
Assignable Buttons 1/2
Dimensions 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 with 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
Construction Machined Aluminum, Type III Hard Anodized finish.
Stainless steel hardware.
Weight In Air 43 lbs / 19.5 kg (complete w/camera)
Weight In Water Slightly negative and adjustable
Depth Rating 450 feet / 137 meters
Batteries Accommodates one (1) RED BRICK battery or
Dual / Quad REDVOLT Module is supported (contact Gates for details)
Warranty 2 Years Renewable.

What's Included

  • External LCD Monitor shell only(LCD not included)
  • Gates Seal Check II system
  • Pelican Case
  • Tool & O-Ring Kit

RED Items Required

  • RED TOUCH 5.0" Display
  • LENS of choice

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