Gossen Sixtomat F2 Exposure Meter

Gossen Sixtomat F2 Exposure Meter

Gossen Sixtomat F2 Exposure Meter

B&H # GOSF2EM MFR # GO H264A
In Stock

Product Highlights

  • Incident and Reflected Light Readings
  • Flash Measurement with Ambient Light
  • Digital LCD with 1/10 Stop Increments
  • Analog Contrast Display in 1/2 Stops
  • Aperture Range from f/1 to f/90.9
  • 8-64 Frames Per Second
  • Storage for Settings and Readings
  • Programmable Exposure Correction
  • Auto Off Function
  • Operates of One AA Battery
Show moreShow less

B&H $500 Gift Card Dash

Share for a chance to win a $500 B&H Gift Card!

Share on Twitter

Share a favorite product for chances to win one of eight $500 B&H Gift Cards!
1 new winner announced every Monday starting Nov 5th!
Limit 1 entry per day: Come back every day to increase your chance of winning.

Be sure to mention #BHWishList when you share!

Congrats to our winners so far:

Next winner: Dec 17th

James Z. (Wk 1)

Ralph H. (Wk 2)

Arturo M. (Wk 3)

Rich P. (Wk 4)

Valeria A. (Wk 5)

Official Rules

OFFICIAL B&H $500.00 GIFT CARD DASH SWEEPSTAKE RULES

NO PURCHASE IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. The B&H $500.00 Gift Card Dash (the "Sweepstakes") is void where prohibited by law and is sponsored by B&H Foto & Electronics Corp., 440 Ninth Avenue, New York, NY 10001 ("Sponsor"). It is not sponsored or endorsed by Facebook or Twitter in any way.

Entry Period/Methods of Entry. The Sweepstakes will run from on or about October 28, 2018 until on or about December 23, 2018 (the "Entry Period"). Entries received outside the Entry Period are void. Enter the Sweepstakes via either one of the following methods. (1) Share any product found on the B&H website (the "Website") on Facebook or Twitter via the dedicated links contained on the website using the hashtag #BHWishlist; or (2) Mail a postcard (postmarked during the Entry Period) containing your name, address, phone number, and email address, and indicate the subject(s), if any, about which you are interested in receiving future emails from B&H (e.g. photo, video, audio, computers, home theater, portable entertainment ) (optional) to: B&H $500.00 Gift Card Dash Sweepstakes, c/o B&H Foto & Electronics Corp., 440 Ninth Avenue, New York, NY 10001 (either option, an "Entry"). Entries must not, in the sole and absolute discretion of the Sponsor, contain obscene, provocative, defamatory, sexually explicit, or otherwise objectionable or inappropriate content. Entries deemed by Sponsor to be inappropriate will be disqualified. Entries owned by a third party, or the use of any trademarks, service marks, logos, brands, or products owned by a third party are not acceptable for entry into the Sweepstakes. Limit 1 entry per person, per day.

Winner Selection/Prizes/Odds. The B&H Social Team will randomly select a winner from among all eligible entries every Monday during the Entry Period, for a total eight (8) winners (each a "Winner"). Each Winner will receive a B&H Gift Card pre-valued in the amount of $500.00. No cash or other substitutions will be offered. Winner selection is in the sole and absolute discretion of the B&H Social Team. Any taxes are the sole responsibility of the winner. Winners will be notified and receive their prize at the email address associated with the account to which their Entry was posted or the email account provided with a mail-in entry. The odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received.

Identity of Winners/Eligible Participants. Winners will be identified by the email account associated with the Facebook or Twitter account from which their Entry was submitted or the email account provided with a mail-in entry. An email account holder shall mean the natural person assigned to such email account by the internet access or online service provider or other organization responsible for assigning email addresses for the domain associated with such email account. Any issues regarding the identity of a Winner shall be resolved by Sponsor in its sole discretion. The Sweepstakes is only open to residents of the United States that are at least eighteen (18) years of age on their entry date and is not open to employees of Sponsor, their immediate family, any person domiciled with such employees, or any affiliates or subsidiaries of Sponsor.

Entry Ownership/Entrant Agreements. Entrants retain full ownership and copyrights to their Submission. However, by entering the Sweepstakes entrants grant Sponsor permission to use their Entries for promotional purposes on their respective social media channels with proper credit. Entrants also agree: (a) to be bound by these Official B&H $500.00 Gift Card Dash Sweepstakes Rules; (b) that any claims related to this Sweepstakes shall be resolved individually without resort to any form of class action and that awards, shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred in entering the Sweepstakes, and shall not include incidental or consequential damages or attorneys fees; and (c) that any actual or perceived ambiguities in these rules shall be interpreted by Sponsor in their sole discretion.

Limitation of Liability/Sponsor Modification/Cancellation Rights/ Choice of Law/ Venue/ Winners List. Sponsor is not responsible for incomplete entries or for failure to receive entries due to technical failures or human error of any kind. Winners agree that Sponsor will have no responsibility for losses or damage of any kind resulting from the acceptance, possession, or use of the prizes. Except where prohibited, participation in the Sweepstakes constitutes entrant's consent to the publication of his or her name by Sponsor in any media for commercial or promotional purposes without limitation or further compensation subject to Sponsor's respective Privacy Policies. Sponsor may modify or discontinue the Sweepstakes at any time and may disqualify from the Sweepstakes any person it determines, in its sole discretion, to have attempted to or actually tampered with or otherwise abused any aspect of the Sweepstakes. Entrants agree that in the unlikely event a dispute arises in connection with this Sweepstakes, it will be governed by the laws of the State of New York and heard exclusively in a court of applicable jurisdiction in the County and State of New York irrespective of any choice of law provisions to the contrary. To receive names of the winners by U.S. mail, please mail a self-addressed stamped envelope to: B&H Foto & Electronics Corp., Attn: B&H $500.00 Gift Card Dash Sweepstakes, 440 Ninth Avenue, New York, NY 10001. Any Winners List request must be received by B&H within one (1) year of the date the Sweepstakes is conducted.

Let us know how to reach you if you win!

Privacy 100% guaranteed; email address for contact purposes only

Email

Already have a B&H account? Just log in tomorrow to enter again!

$0 VA Sales Tax Collected on This Item
$189.89
Add to Wish List Item in Wish List
Other Buying Options
Used from $149.95

Gossen Sixtomat F2 overview

  • 1Description

The Gossen Sixtomat F2 Exposure Meter is an incident and reflected light meter with high accuracy and programming options. It has the ability to take flash readings in combination with ambient light and with multiple flashes. All of this information is then displayed on a digital LCD screen in 1/10 stop increments. Also, an analog contrast display is available with 1/2 stop increments.

For setting up your readings, it has an aperture range from f/1 to f/90 and 9/10 and supports 8 to 64 frames per second, including 25 and 30 for television capture. In addition, a recall of all possible combinations and storage for settings are available. This can be used with programmable exposure correction from -7.9 to +7.9 EV.

The meter also has warning for low battery or when over/under range and has an automatic shut off for saving power. It includes a case, neck strap, and battery.

Aperture or shutter priority selection
Useful for analog and digital photography
ISO range from 3.2 to 8000
Repeatable accuracy of ±0.1 EV
Exposure times from 1/8000 second to 60 minutes
Flash sync speeds from 1/1000 to 1 second, including 1/90 second for measuring time
A 25° reflected light acceptance angle
UPC: 719821373070
In the Box
Gossen Sixtomat F2 Exposure Meter
  • Case
  • Neck Strap
  • AA Battery
  • Limited 1-Year Warranty
  • Table of Contents
    • 1Description

    Gossen Sixtomat F2 specs

    Meter Type Ambient
    Flash
    Flash Metering Corded
    Cordless
    Metering
    Light Reading Method Incident
    Reflected
    Measuring Modes Flash to Ambient Ratio
    Multiple Flash
    Shadow/Highlight Calculation
    Aperture Range Ambient: f/1 to 90.9
    Flash: f/1 to 90
    EV Range -7.9 to 7.9 EV
    ISO Range 3.2 to 8000
    Shutter Speed Range 1/8000 to 60 Minutes
    Max Flash Sync Speed 1/1000
    Measuring Range 2.5 to 18 EV at ISO 100
    Physicalaazxzrwxrw
    Receptor Element Silicon Photodiode
    Memory Card Slots None
    Tripod Mounting Thread None
    General
    Battery 1 x AA
    Wireless Connectivity None
    Dimensions 2.6 x 4.6 x 0.7" / 6.5 x 11.8 x 1.9 cm
    Weight 3.4 oz / 95.0 g
    Packaging Info
    Package Weight 0.6 lb
    Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 6.6 x 4.4 x 1.9"

    Gossen Sixtomat F2 reviews

    Sixtomat F2 Exposure Meter is rated 4.7 out of 5 by 15.
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great for Wet Plate Collodion We've been using Luna Pro Digital F light meters for years now at my school. I was disappointed that I could find these for sale anymore. What I didn't realize is that Gossen had this meter with a new name. The Sixomat F2 is awesome as it now includes a flash meter. One of my favorite functions of the old F and this new F2 meter is the exposure correction factors. I use this for wet plate collodion. My factor for collodion is 4 stop or multiplying the exposure by 16. I set my ISO of collodion in 3 and my COR value to 16 and my exposures are right each time plus I can now meter my strobes as well. Thank you Gossen for making such a great meter.
    Date published: 2017-07-30
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from small, light, powerful, and totally effective. This light meter is a gem. I use it indoors and outdoors with my Hasselblad (503s) and my Leica M-6 cameras. We are are ready for the instant lighting changes that plagues the Midwest. Without this great accuracy and speed I would not be able to enjoy the hand crafted elegance of classical manual photography. I am also able to instruct an assistant an assistant how to take accurate exposure settings in only a few moments. I don't even have to speak German.
    Date published: 2015-08-11
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Excellent product Accurate, compact and easy to operate, made in Germany, light meter with f & t priority setting. Using Seconic L758D as a reference, it meters within less than 1/3 stop accuracy. It has a feel of a good quality product with a well written, clear and comprehensive instruction manual - if needed. It runs on inexpensive readily available one AA battery. Sixtomat F2 represents a good value for money. I would recommended to a friend.
    Date published: 2014-08-03
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Best light meter for the money As a professional art portrait photographer this meter is accurate, rugged, inexpensive, and totally reliable for in and out of studio endeavors.
    Date published: 2016-02-21
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Excellent Meter I wanted to run some film before I wrote a review and I must say this meter works great. I was tired of dealing with second hand out of calibration analog meters that litter the market so I got a new one. I use this mainly for my film work but on occasion I use it for incident readings when I use digital gear. In both cases it performs flawlessly and repeatably. For the price its really the only option out there that has all the features it has. One thing that really sets this apart is that it has an EV readout option. Since I shoot Hasselblad that makes metering and lens setting really fast and easy which I like. 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. The meter sits well in the hand and is easy to read for reflective readings as well as incident readings. It comes with a nice little case and strap, you cant go wrong!
    Date published: 2016-07-25
    Rated 4 out of 5 by from excellent meter This is a great meter, it does both incident AND reflected, can be set to aperture or shutter priority, and has an excellent ISO range. One handed operation is great and it also has the ability to fire your flash via a sync cable. All this and a great price. The manual is pretty well written, but may be too technical for a beginner.
    Date published: 2014-03-08
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Good value I use this exposure meter in the studio - it is one of the cheaper models but I do not need a rolls royce around the studio, it is easy to use, has good functionality and I have found it to be accurate which is all I that I need.
    Date published: 2015-12-27
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from BUYING MY SECOND ONE FOR ANOTHER KIT These meters are everything I could ever want in a rugged, easy to use, accurate and moderately priced light meter. �It fits easily in any pocket because of its slim size. �It should have won international design awards for its construction and easy of use. �I think this meter is a real bargain: �BUY ONE
    Date published: 2018-01-20
    • y_2018, m_12, d_4, h_17
    • bvseo_bulk, prod_bvrr, vn_bulk_2.0.9
    • cp_1, bvpage1
    • co_hasreviews, tv_0, tr_15
    • loc_en_US, sid_1016936, prod, sort_[SortEntry(order=RELEVANCE, direction=DESCENDING)]
    • clientName_bhphotovideo
    Be the first to review this item

    Gossen Sixtomat F2 Q&A

    Gossen Sixtomat F2 accessories

    See any errors on this page? Let us know.