Shepherd/Polaris Polaris Karat Flash Meter

Shepherd/Polaris Karat Flash Meter with Wireless Flash Trigger and Transmitter Kit

Shepherd/Polaris Karat Flash Meter with Wireless Flash Trigger and Transmitter Kit

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Product Highlights

  • Reflected/Incident Flash/Ambient Reading
  • Flash Duration Measurement
  • Backlit LCD Screen
  • Custom Program Level Function
  • Multi-Flash Function
  • Camera & Meter Transmitters
  • One Flash Receiver
  • 2.4 GHz Wireless System
  • Range: 300'
  • Max Sync Speed: 1/250 Second
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Enjoy metering and shooting with a single wireless flash system by picking up this Shepherd Polaris Karat Flash Meter with Wireless Flash Trigger and Transmitter Kit from B&H. It stars a capable flash meter that offers reflected, incident, and ambient measurement as well as an option for flash duration and a multi-flash function. Bundled with the meter is a flash trigger kit that includes a wireless transmitter for the meter and a receiver for a flash that allows you to automatically trigger a flash when you use the meter. Also included is a shoe-mounted transmitter for the camera, which can also trigger the flash receiver, meaning users can quickly switch from using their meter to taking photos without needing to change equipment. This 2.4 GHz system is reliable and can operate at distances of up to 300'.

  • Shepherd/Polaris Polaris Karat Flash Meter

    The Polaris Karat Flash Meter from Shepherd is a is a full-featured meter that reads ambient light in reflected or incident mode thanks to its slide away dome as well as reflected or incident flash in cord or cordless mode. No mean feat, it's also the first handheld light meter to measure flash duration. The meter features a backlit LCD digital display, Wide ISO range and multi-flash capability. The Karat is powered by an easily-sourced AA battery.

    Flash duration measurement mode is ideal for stop action shooting
    On-demand backlight LCD display shows all data and functions clearly, even at arm's length
    Multi-flash feature makes it simple to calculate how many times the flash must be fired to achieve a desired f/stop in a single exposure
    UPC: 053661012967
  • Shepherd/Polaris PFT-28s Wireless Transmitter

    Quickly switch from flash metering to taking photos with this Shepherd/Polaris PFT-28s Wireless Transmitter for the Polaris wireless system. It easily integrates into a setup by enabling a camera to trigger the same flash receivers as the Karat light meter. It also boasts a powerful 2.4 GHz frequency with a range of up to 300'. Also, it offers 16 channels for ensuring signals won't get mixed up with other users. The transmitter mounts simply to a camera's hot shoe and will sync at speeds up to 1/250 second. It even offers a shutter release/test button and can be set to instant, bulb/continuous, and delay shooting modes. Additionally, it runs on one CR2032 battery and has an accessory port for connecting to a triggering other devices.

    UPC: 053661020504
  • Shepherd/Polaris Wireless Flash Trigger Kit for Karat Flash Meter

    Set up wireless flash metering with the Shepard/Polaris Karat Meter with this Wireless Flash Trigger Kit. Featuring a dedicated 2.4 GHz radio transmitter for the meter and a receiver equipped with a hot shoe, users will be able to automatically trigger and meter a remote flash unit from up to 300' away on one of 16 channels. The system also features a maximum sync speed of 1/250 second and the receiver is equipped with a 1/4"-20 thread for mounting to a stand or tripod. Additionally, the transmitter runs on just one CR2032 battery and the receiver runs on two readily available AAA batteries.

    UPC: 053661020399
  • Shepherd/Polaris Polaris Karat Flash Meter
    Measuring Modes Ambient/ambient EV, and flash cord/cordless
    Flash duration
    Sensor Silicon photo diode
    Receptor Head Rotating, non-interchangeable, 35° acceptance angle
    Display Readout Digital LCD
    Measuring Range Ambient: EV 1 to 19.9 (ISO 100) in 1/10 stop increments
    Flash: f/2.0 to f/90.9 (ISO 100) in 1/10 stop increments
    f/Stop Range f/0.5 to f/90 in 1/10 stop increments
    Shutter Speed Range Ambient: 1/60 to 1/8,000 with 1/25, 1/50, 1/75, 1/200, 1/400 sec. extra speeds
    Flash: 1 to 1/500 with 1/25, 1/50, 1/75, 1/80, 1/90, 1/100, 1/200, 1/400 sec. extra speeds
    ISO Range 3 to 8000 in 1/3 increments
    f/Stop Display Range f/0.5 to 90
    Multi Flash Range 2 to 9 Flashes
    Power Source 1x AA battery
    Memory Measuring modes, ISO speed, shutter speed
    Programming Between +0.9 to -0.9 stops using buttons
    Dimensions 4.68 x 2.4 x 0.82" (119 x 63 x 21 mm)
    Weight 3.5 oz (99 g)
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    Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 6.7 x 3.8 x 2.0"
  • Shepherd/Polaris PFT-28s Wireless Transmitter
    Frequency 2.4 GHz
    Range 300' / 100 m
    Channels 16
    Max Sync Speed 1/250 second
    Connections 1 x Accessory port
    Mount Hot shoe
    Power Source 1 x CR2032 battery
    Dimensions 2.5 x 1.5 x 1.1" / 62.6 x 39.2 x 27.1 mm
    Weight 1.1 oz / 32 g without battery
    Packaging Info
    Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 3.4 x 1.8 x 1.1"
  • Shepherd/Polaris Wireless Flash Trigger Kit for Karat Flash Meter
    Frequency 2.4 GHz
    Range 300' / 100 m
    Channels 16
    Max Sync Speed 1/250 second
    Mount Receiver: Hot shoe, 1/4"-20 thread
    Power Source Transmitter: 1 x CR2032 battery
    Receiver: 2 x AAA batteries
    Packaging Info
    Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 4.2 x 3.9 x 1.5"
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