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Professional Underwater HD Video Package


Gates housing with Sony EX1 HD camera


Broadcast quality underwater cinematography package ready to go. Rugged professional unit which shoots stunning underwater full high definition video. Camera & housing included with many additional accessories. Paid well over $20,000 USD for whole package new. selling for $6,000USD


See https://vimeo.com/86916954 for video clips I shot with this camera & housing. *Price I paid at time of purchase listed beside each accessory bought separately


Comes with:

o 1 x Gates EX1 underwater housing in excellent condition, bought new for $8500, only used for one-month shoot in the Caribbean and a few weeks in British Columbia. Soaked in fresh water after each use.

o 1 x Standard SP44 (Dome) Port, (*paid $450)

o 1 x Macro FP44 (Flat) Port, (*paid $450)

o 1 x Internal flip diopter system w/ close up diopter (paid $400)

o 1 x Flip down green-water color correction filter,

o 1 x Full set of trim weights

o 1 x New O-Ring Kit ($50)

o 1 x Novus Plastic Polish and Cleaner:

o 1 x Sony PMW-EX1 XDCAM EX Full HD Camcorder in good shape. Bought new for $8700 five years ago. Was used as documentary on-land camera as well and has more hours than the Gates housing, but works perfectly. Camcorder has some cosmetic wear which doesn’t affect the performance. Never had a problem, rock solid performance, excels at underwater images.

o 1 x B&W polarizing filter, (*paid $50)

o 1 x BP-U30 stock battery

o 1 x Extra long life SWIT S-8U62 battery (*paid $350)

o 1 x Sony SBP-8 8GB SxS PRO XDCAM Memory Card

o 1 x Sony SBP 16 16GB SXS Pro XDCAM Memory Card (*paid $650)

o 1 x Sony BC-U1 battery charger


See http://www.gateshousings.com/ for details on underwater items


See http://www.gateshousings.com/housings/gates-ex1-underwater-video-housing/ for info on the housing


See http://www.backscatter.com/sku/gt-sonyex1.lasso for new prices.



Full package $6,000 USD. Contact: Twyla at twyla(at)oceanfilms.net for more info






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