Hugh is a Director of Photography both underwater and topside with over 25 years experience. He has extensive experience shooting Commercials,TV Drama, Feature Films, and Pop Promos. He has filmed in forty three countries at the last count and has recently returned from filming for Discovery 'Shark Week' in the US, Mexico and The Bahamas with his remarkable REDSEE underwater housing for the Phantom Gold, (which also houses the RED One, RED Epic and Arri Alexa).
Hugh is passionate about capturing outstanding images, and he is constantly striving for perfection. He is experienced in RED, HD, Phantom Gold Hi Speed cameras, 35mm and 16mm film production, minicams and remote heads.Hugh works on enormously diverse projects, from Feature Films and Commercials to TV Drama and Documentaries. Below is a selection clips from previous shoots.
The REDSEE is a fully featured underwater camera housing for RED Epic, Arri Alexa, Phantom Gold and Phantom Flex Hi Speed Cameras. It is unique in that it supports multiple camera platforms all in the one housing.
Working with Panavision UK, Hugh Fairs has further developed the revolutionary REDSEE underwater housing to accommodate, both full remote control on a jib or crane arm, or free swimming without tether to the surface. Depth rated to 150 feet, no other underwater camera housing comes close in it's flexibility, technical features and robustness.
The REDSEE housing can be used with both Dome and Flat ports, and supports Cooke S4, Zeiss and Panavision Primo prime lenses.
To learn more about the remarkable REDSEE housing, please click here