The versatility of today's cameras is expanding at an amazing rate. Digital SLR cameras are being used to record movies and digital video cameras are used to capture still photos for printing. Whether you are a HD DSLR videographer, cinematographer, still photographer or involved in any facet of image capture, the Sekonic L-308DC is the perfect meter for you.
Manufacturer Code: 10-L308DC
HD Cine Mode - Perfect for today's HD DSLR videographers. Make exposure readings and control light, using shutter speeds and frame rates and get aperture settings with one- tenth stop accuracy.
Cine Mode - Designed for digital cinematography. Select from the most useful frame rates and shutter angles for exposure control with one- tenth stop accuracy. Lux and foot- candle readout enables quick set up of lights.
Photo Mode - Full control for traditional still image photographers. Shutter- priority display of a full range of ambient and flash functions including Cord and Cordless flash measurement plus ambient EV measurement.
Lumisphere - provides incident light readings for nearly foolproof exposure readings allowing you to light the scene before the talent arrives.
Lumidisc - perfect for lighting green screens, adjusting ratios and taking lux and foot- candle measurements.
Reflected Light Readings - enable measuring the brightness of subject tones, grey cards, light sources or window light.
Calibration Compensation - Adjust the L- 308DC to film or digital camera sensors or match the L- 308DC to other handheld meters.
Custom Settings - Three custom settings tune meter operations and displays to fit your camera and metering requirements.
Illuminance Measurement - Lux (lx) and foot- candle (fc) display is especially used for cinematography, theatrical and other applications that require precise control of light source brightness. Either no display, lux or foot- candle is selectable in custom setting.
Specifications of the Sekonic L308DC Cine Digi Mate
Digital exposure meter for ambient and flash light
Sliding Lumisphere with Lumidisc Adapter
Light Receiving Method:
Incident light and reflected light
Receptor Incident Light:
Convertible to flat diffuser(Lumisphere slides to expose Lumidisc)
Receptor Reflected Light:
Light receiving angle 40° (Lens)
Light Receptor Element:
Silicone photo diode
HD Cine Mode - Cine Mode - Photo Mode
Measuring Range and Modes
Measuring Modes Ambient Light:
- Photo - Shutter priority metering, EV - HD Cine - Shutter priority metering, FPS (Frame Rate Priority) metering, Lux/FC - Cine - FPS (Frame Rate Priority) metering, Shutter Angle setting, Lux/FC
Measuring Modes Flash:
- Without synchro cord - With synchro cord
Measuring Range (ISO 100) Ambient Light:
EV 0 to 19.9
Measuring Range (ISO 100) Flash:
f1.0 to 90.9
Measuring Range Illuminance:
2.50 to 190000lux - 0.23 to 17000FC
Display Range and Modes
Display Range Film Speed:
ISO 3 to 8000 (in 1/3 steps)
Display Range Shutter Speeds Ambient:
60 sec to 1/8000 sec. (in 1, 1/2, 1/3 steps)
Display Range Shutter Speeds Flash:
1 sec to 1/500 sec. (in 1/ 1/2, 1/3 steps) plus 1/75, 1/80, 1/90, 1/100 sec.