The Sekonic L-508 Cine Zoom Master 'Cine Version' is the one light meter that
fits every exposure challenge for the professional or dedicated enthusiast. It
is a Zoom Spot Meter, an Incident Meter, a Light Evaluation Meter, and a Flash
Meter safely protected in an All-weather Housing.
The L-508 Cine is identical to the L-508, with several added specialized
features ideally suited to motion picture, video, theatre, stage, museum and
industrial lighting applications.
Special Cine features include:
- complete range of full and half framing speeds from 1 to 1000 f.p.s.
- shutter angle settings from 5? to 270? in 5? increments plus 144? and 172?
- Digital Foot Candle or Lux readout for incident measurement
- Foot Candle or Lux with analog f/stop readout
- Foot Lambert readout for spot measurement
- low range f/stop readout from f/0.5 to f/45 analog, f/0.5 to f/90 digital.
- extended range Auto-illumination readouts at EV 6 and under for 20 seconds
- Measurement and setting Set/Change Dial Lock
Zoom Spot Meter - with 1? to 4? Zoom
The L-508 Cines unique 1? to 4? zoom spot viewfinder can be engaged with
the turn of a switch to select the ideal measuring angle for the subject.
Incident Meter - with Retractable Lumisphere
In addition to spot metering, the the L-508 Cine is a full-function incident
meter, with 270? swivel head and built-in Retractable Incident Lumisphere.
Flash Meter - Spot and Incident
To meet any lighting challenge for still or cine applications, L-508 Cine
measures ambient, cord and cordless flash or a combination reading of both for
daylight/synchro fill-flash - with spot or incident measurement.
All Weather Design
Count on Sekonics legendary accuracy in all weather conditions with the
L-508 Cine?s rugged, sealed, all-weather construction. Ideal for shooting at the
beach or in rainy or humid conditions.
Select any combination of four special features with the L-508 Cine?s
user-settable DIP switches.
Cool Blue Display
Settings are easy to read with the large digital display. Its unique, cool
blue electro-luminescent background automatically turns on in low light
Full Feature Flash Measurement
- Cord Flash Mode
- Cordless Flash Mode
- Multiple Flash Mode
Evaluative Functions include:
- Brightness difference
- Dual ISO settings
||Multi-function design light meter
||270? Swivel Head with Dual Function Retractable Incident
||Variable1? to 4? Parallax-free Spot Viewfinder
||Two Silicon Photo Diode (SPD)
||+/- 1/10 EV or less
||EV6 and under for 20 sec.
||0.1 - 99,000 ( 9,900 x 10)
||0.63 - 94,000 ( 9,400 x 10)
||3.4 - 98,000 ( 9,800 x 10)
||Measurement and Set/Change Dial
||Neck Cord, Case, Viewfinder Cap
||Booster and attachments
Dual Sync Cord
Pocket Gray Card
||1 AA penlight 1.5V battery (alkaline, manganese or lithium)
||3.3' x 6.1': x 1.6' / 82x161x39mm
Measuring Range at ISO 100
||EV(-2) to EV 19.9
||EV 3 to EV 19.9
||f/1.0 to f/ 128.9
||f/5.6 to f/128
|Film Speed (ISO)
||ISO 3 to ISO 8000
||30 minutes to 1/8000 second
|Special Ambient Speeds
||1 second to 1/1000 second
|Special Flash Speeds
||1/75, 1/80, 1/90, 1/100, 1/200, 1/400
||1, 2, 3, 4, 6, 8, 12, 16, 18, 24, 25, 30, 32, 36, 40, 48,
60, 64, 72, 96, 120, 128, 150, 200, 240, 256, 300, 360, 375, 500, 625, 750,
|Shutter Angle Settings
||5? to 270? at 5? steps + 144? and 172?
Sekonic L-508 Cine (Cat. #401-510) is supplied with Neck Cord, Case,
Viewfinder Cap, AA Battery, Synchro Terminal Cap.