My favourite exposure meter. I have some analog meters too, but I prefer this one. Not because it is supposed to be more precisely, but it has a. flash and continuous light metering walimex pro Exposure Meter from Gossen incident/reflected light metering super-thin and lightweight simple oper. Shop Gossen Sixtomat Flash (Ambient/Flash) Light Meter at KEH Camera, your source for buying and selling used cameras.
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And most importantly, buy a good book on exposure technique with incident meters where all this will be explained with much more eloquence! The meter now only measures the light reflected by the subject. Vintage Gossen Ascor electronic flash meter with Case and Manual. Item Location see all. Custom Bundle see all. We are are ready for the instant lighting changes that plagues the Midwest.
I would recommended to a friend. In both cases it performs flawlessly and repeatably. One of my favorite functions of the old F and this new F2 meter is the exposure correction factors.
When used in conjunction with a synchronizing cable the flash is fired by depressing the M button — the flash is automatically fired and measured. Please check your local sales tax laws. Without this great accuracy and speed I would not be able to enjoy the hand crafted elegance of classical manual photography. See any errors on this page? One handed operation is great and it also has the ability to fire your flash via a sync cable. I was gosssen of dealing with second hand out of calibration analog meters that litter the market so I got a new one.
Important remarks concerning correction values. Gosseb meter sits well in the hand and is easy to read for reflective readings as well as incident readings. Thanks for this link – the best debate I have ever read on incident and general metering. It measures continuous light and flash, and it covers a wide measuring range with great accuracy. The manual is pretty well written, but may be too technical for a beginner. When putting the white diffuser on to measure incident light, shoudl I point the diffuser to the light source or point to the camera – it takes difference readings when pointing to the light aource and to the camera, which way should I go?
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Gossen Sixtomat flash User Manual | 20 pages
Initially turn the setting disk to set the ASA of your film. In addition, a recall of all possible combinations and storage for settings are available.
Now select from the processed pictures the one you consider to be optimal and compare its settings with the meter readings. In the latter case, the reading depends upon the range of contrasts of the subject. To keep it simple, meter from the subject with the dome pointed toward the camera. A wealth of knowledge in the area of light metering, based on many decades of experience in the manufacture of exposure meters, is now being made available to the user, in the simplest manner possible, through microprocessor technology.
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One thing that really sets this apart is that it has an EV readout option. However, there is not always a uniform distribution of bright and dark areas of equal importance within the subject. Display outside the display range. The microcomputer performs a self-checking routine as soon as the battery has been inserted. This light meter is a gem. In the event of an exposure shortening correction, only the left-hand display appears as an exposure value difference in stops.
Consequently, the reading always depends upon the inherent brightness of the subject!! And then a meter reading is taken that lies parallel with the projected connecting line between the actual subject and the camera. Got one to sell? No accessories are included. Buying Format see all. Measuring Mode see all. Should you still not be satisfied with the results, then you should remember that there are independent variables that can influence the success of your exposures.
Both kinds of lighting — flash and continuous light — are measured with great accuracy by the incident light method with diffuser. Gossen Sixtomat F2 overview. The first measured f-stop is displayed on the left-hand side of the display it remains displayed as a reference value e. In Stock Update Location close. Guaranteed Delivery see all. Any change of the film speed directly influences the stored paired aperture and shutter values.
Even in difficult exposure situations, for instance with contrasty subjects, incident light measurement with the diffuser results in far more accurate exposures to satisfy the most discerning professional requirements.
Gossen Sixtomat “flash” gekocht op MP, prima lichtmeter!
All Auction Buy It Now. It has a feel of a good quality product with a well written, clear and comprehensive instruction manual – if needed. For the price its really the only option out there that has all the features it has. Update Unrecognized Zip Code. I use this for wet plate collodion. I have not had it long enough to comment on the battery life but it takes 1 AA battery and you can get those anywhere so Im not really worried about that.
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