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Sekonic L-308DC-U DigiCine Master

Cat # 401-311
The L-308DC-U DigiCine Master is the perfect light meter for today's DSLR and digital cinematographers as well as traditional still photographers. The LCD readout can be customized to display only specific functions needed for the task at hand for fast, easy operation.
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Overview Specifications Features


Items Include:

L-308DC Soft Case, Strap, Syncro Terminal Cap and Lumidisc (with Pouch)

The versatility of today's cameras is expanding at an amazing rate. Digital SLR cameras are being used to record moving images and digital video cameras used to capture still frames for printing. Whether you are a DSLR videographer, cinematographer, still photographer or involved in any facet of image capture, the Sekonic L-308DC-U DigiCine Master is the perfect meter for you.


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Weight0.2 lbs. (0.1 kg)
Exterior Dimensions2.5W X 0.9H X 4.3D in.
(6.4 X 2.3 X 10.9 cm)
TypeDigital Exposure Meter for Ambient and Flash Light
Receptor HeadSliding Lumidome with Lumigrid Adapter
Light Receiving MethodIncident Light and Reflected Light
Receptor Incident LightConvertible to flat diffuser (Lumisphere slides to expose Lumidisc)
Receptor Reflected LightLight receiving angle 40° (Lens)
Light Receptor ElementSilicon photo diode
Measurement TypesHD Cine Mode - Cine Mode - Photo Mode
Measuring Modes Ambient LightHD Cine - Aperture priority metering, Shutter priority metering, FPS, Lux/FC
Measuring Modes FlashWith synchro cord - Without synchro cord
Measuring Range (ISO 100) Ambient LightEV 0 to 19.9
Measuring Range (ISO 100) Flashf1.0 to 90.9
Measuring Range Illuminance2.50lx to 190,000lx - 0.23fc to 17,000fc
Display Range Film SpeedISO 3 to 8000 in 1/3 steps
Display Range Shutter Speeds AmbientHD Cine - 1/8 to 1/8000 sec. in 1,1/2, 1,3 steps plus 1/24, 1/25, 1/30, 1/48, 1/50, 1/60, 1/100, 1/120 sec.
Display Range Shutter Speeds Flash1 sec. to 1/500 sec. in 1, 1/2, 1/3 steps plus 1/75, 1/80, 1/90, 1/100 sec
Display Range Aperturef0.5 to f90.9 in 1, 1/2, 1/3 steps all modes
Display Range EVEV 6.0 to EV 27.2 (1/10 steps)
Display Range Cine Speeds fps8, 12, 16, 18, 24, 25, 30, 32, 48, 50, 60, 64, 96, 100, 120, 128
Display Shutter Angle45, 90, 180, 270, 360 degrees
Auto Power OffYes, About 4 minutes after last usage
Battery Power Indicator DisplayIcon with 3 status
Battery (Power)Type AA 1.5V Battery (alkaline, manganese or lithium)
Operating Temperature Range32° to 104° F (0° to 40° C)
Storage Temperature Range(-) 4° to 140° F (-20° to 60° C)


Three ways to Meter -

  • HD Cine Mode: Perfect for todays 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-teth 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 as well as ambient EV measurement.

Three Ways to Measure Light -

  • The Lumisphere provides incident light readings for nearly foolproof exposure readings and enables lighting that scene before talent arrives
  • The Lumidisc is perfect for lighting green screens, adjusting ratios and taking lux and foot-candle measurements.
  • Reflected light readings enable measuring the brightness of subject tones, gray cards, light sources or window light.

Calibration Compensation -

  • Adjust the L-308DC-U DigiCine Master to film or digital camera sensors or matching the L-308DC-U DigiCine Master to other handheld meters

Custom Setting -

  • 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.
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