ultraCage Cinema EOS MKII
ultraCage Cinema EOS MKII
Use the ultraCage to mount and secure your Canon EOS MKII Cinema Camera.
ultraCage for the Canon Cinema MK II Cameras
The ultimate support cage designed for the Canon EOS Cinema C100 MK II and C300 MK II digital cinema cameras that has been called the essential accessory for transforming these great cameras into phenomenal production powerhouses.When Canon made the decision to enter the digital cinema camera market, they turned to Redrock to deliver the support gear they knew would make the grade for feature films, quality, and affordability.
Body Formed Cage
The ultraCage is lightweight and form-fitting. It is completely unobtrusive. All camera displays, buttons, and doors can be accessed without interference.
Like all Redrock ultraCages, the EOS MK II cage is able to be configured into a variety of rigs including shoulder, handheld, and studio configurations.
- Complete your Canon EOS MK II camera- by providing a high quality camera plate and cage
- Fits like a glove for accessing any of the cameraʼs features or attaching accessories like the removable handgrip
- Mounting points everywhere - to attach and configure your rig in any way
- Designed with the correct height and mounting points for adding the wider 15mm studio offset or 19mm rails
- Powered cage option - power the camera and camera-top accessories with the Canon
Cinema EOS powerPack that attaches directly to the baseplate.
- Professional grade - precision machined aluminum construction
- Top 1/4" mounting screw & C100 MKII mounting block
- 1/4" and 3/8" camera mounting screws
- Works with both EOS and PL EOS MK II versions
- User Guide
- 1x ultraCage for EOS MKII
- Mounting Hardware
Can I add a top handle?
If you would like to place a top handle on your ultraCage, select the Top Handle Option from the configuration. The top handle can be configured both facing forward and backward, allowing for ultimate comfort and balance when holding the rig.
How secure is my camera inside of the ultraCage?
Your Canon C300 is securely latched inside of the ultraCage by four different anchor points. This guarantees your camera will not shift inside of the cage when using even the heaviest of cinema lenses. The points of contact are: Top Bracket Threaded into Integrated ¼”-20 of the Camera 1/4”-20 Thread on the Bottom of the Camera 3/8”-16 Thread on the Bottom of the Camera ”Base-hugging” lip of the baseplate to assure the camera sits straight
How do I attach the Canon LCD Monitor and Audio unit?
There are multiple different ways to attach the Canon LCD Monitor and Audio Unit. At the heart of any of the configurations is the Cold Shoe Mounting Spud.
How do I attach my cage to a tripod?
The ultraCages for Canon C Series Cameras have multiple ¼”-20 and 3/8”-16 on the bottom of the unit, ready to accept any standard tripod or bridge-plate system.
What rail standard is the ultraCage built to?
The ultraCage is designed around the 15mm L/W rail standard. It also has the ability to adapt to 15mm Studio or 19mm with any standard bridge plate system such as the Arri BP-8. In those scenarios, the ultraCage’s baseplate acts as a riser to put the camera at the proper height and offset.
Can I access all the buttons and features of the camera while it’s in the cage?
Yes, the ultraCage0 does not block any of the ports, buttons, or features. This includes the Canon Side Grip, which can remain attach to the camera at all times, as well as maintain it’s full range of adjustability.
Do I need top rails?
Top rails are valuable components of any rig. You can attach accessories like a digital motor or monitor and have them travel with you no matter what support you build off of the bottom rails.
Can I use my existing Redrock Micro gear with this configuration?
Yes, the ultraCage can be used with all of the other Redrock Micro support products like our shoulder mount and matte box. Also, being part of the ultraCage series means it’s compatible with other ultraCage components like the rear chassis.
What is it made out of?
The ultraCage is made out of precision machined aircraft grade aluminum. This includes everything from the rod clamps to the lift and lock thumbscrews.