Gates News

New PRO ACTION Housing

Gates Underwater Products announces Pro Action Housing A compact, cinema-caliber underwater housing for fast action acquisition Poway, CA – 10 October 2016.  Gates Underwater Products – home of the worlds most reliable underwater housings – today announces the Pro Action Housing. Designed for one mission –underwater action – the Pro Action has purpose built features…
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Training with Liquid Motion Academy

Liquid Motion Academy Exclusive Training Promotion for Gates Owners Anita and Guy Chaumette operate the worlds *only* private underwater film school. Their combined decades of real world experience creates a practical and powerful learning crucible for the aspiring underwater cameramen and working professional alike. You learn more than just underwater camera technique, but how to…
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Gates STO at Wildscreen

Gates STO training goes abroad to Bristol this October 8/9, just before the start of Wildscreen.  STO (Setup/Test/Operate) covers Gates Gear, underwater optics, camera considerations and a very special Q&A session with seasoned professionals.  Esprit Film and Television – the only authorized Gates repair facility in the world -- is hosting STO, and RED Digital…
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TECH NOTE – Underwater Video Lights and Flickering

In a recent Facebook post, Eric Cheng asked for clarification on the Gates GT14 Underwater Lights regarding flicker frequency, and if it would affect high speed imaging. The answer is *none*.  The GT14’s have a constant light output, free of anything that would affect motion imaging.  And there is good reason for this. Background:  Controlling…
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