Spectra Cine Professional IV-A Digital Exposure Meter (Red)

Spectra Cine Professional IV-A Digital Exposure Meter (Red)

Spectra Cine Professional IV-A Digital Exposure Meter (Red)

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Spectra Cine Professional IV-A Digital Exposure Meter (Red)

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Product Highlights

  • Incident, Reflected, Foot-Candles, Lux
  • Range: f/0.35 to f/128 in 1/10th Stops
  • Shutter Speeds: 1/8000 sec - 30 minutes
  • Frame Rates: 2-360
  • Head Rotates 270°
  • Calculates Contrast Ratio and Averaging
  • Backlit Custom LCD Screen
  • Runs on One 6-Volt Battery
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Color: Red

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Spectra Cine 18002-ARD overview

  • 1Description

This is a Professional IV-A Digital Exposure Meter from Spectra Cine. Compact and easy to use, the Professional meters are the most comprehensive, technologically advanced, and reliable exposure meters for cinematographers, lighting designers, videographers, and professional still photographers.

This compact and user-friendly light meter provides an easy, economical means of making highly accurate measurements of indoor and outdoor light levels. It measures foot-candles and lux and instantly calculates Contrast Ratio and Averaging and can store up to two readings.

Measurement results are displayed on an Electro-luminescent backlit custom LCD screen. It has a digital f-stop range from f/0.35 to f/128 in 1/10th stop increments and an analog bar graph range from f/0.7 to f/45 in 1/3rd stop increments.

High end professional cine meter
Reads incident and reflected light; measures foot-candles and lux
Reads out in Frames per Second and Shutter Speeds
Memory recall functions
Digital and analog readouts
Rotating receptor head
Sensitivity range of almost one million to one
UPC: 860000641036
In the Box
Spectra Cine Professional IV-A Digital Exposure Meter (Red)
  • Carrying Case
  • Neck Strap
  • Flat Diffuser
  • PX28 Battery
  • Limited 2-Year Warranty
  • Table of Contents
    • 1Description

    Spectra Cine 18002-ARD specs

    Measuring System Silicon photovoltaic cell with computer selected glass filters tailored to spectral response of the film
    Measuring Modes Incident and reflected (reflected light acceptance angle is 42 degrees square); average, normal, ratio; foot-candles/Lux
    Receptor Head Swivel head rotates 270 degrees, accepts optional one degree spot attachment
    Aperture/Shutter Priority Shutter speed priority
    Display Readout Digital LCD plus analog bar graph; electro-luminescent lamp for viewing displayed measurements at very low light levels
    ISO Range 3 to 8000 in 1/3 increments; frames per second: 2 to 360 (for motion picture cameras)
    f/Stop Display Range
    • Digital f/stop:
      f/.35 to f/128 (in 1/10-stop increments)
    • Analog f/stop:
      f/0.7 to f/45 (in 1/3- stop increments)
    • Photographic Illuminance:
      - Foot-candles 0.1 to 70,000 and lux 1 to 100,000
      - Between from 0.1 to 49.9 in 0.1 foot-candle units
      - Between 50-999 in 1 foot-candle units
      - Between 1000-70,000 in 10 foot-candle units
    • f/stop difference:
      The difference in f/stop between a new reading and the last memorized measurement is displayed in 1/10th stop increments up to plus or minus 12 f/stops
    • Average:
      Average of two readings and or continuous reading in f-stop and foot-candle mode
    Shutter Speed - Ambient 1/8000 sec to 30 minutes
    Shutter Speed - Flash Not applicable
    EV Range (ISO-100) Not applicable
    Cine Speeds 2 to 360 fps
    Shutter Angle: 45 to 205 degrees
    Exposure Memory "Memory Store" and "Memory Recall" Switches: memory recall switch is to recall stored reading in memory-1(ml), current reading in memory-2(m2) and or the Ratio, Average and f/stop of the two readings
    Shadow/Highlight Calculation Calculates ratio of key plus fill to fill light alone from 1:1 to 999:1
    Contrast Ratios:
  • Color Film: 1.5:1 to 5:1
  • Black and White Film: 2:1 to 16:1
  • Brightness Difference Resolution:
  • Digital: 0.1 stop
  • Analog: 0.2 stops
  • Digital 0.05 f/stop
  • Flash to Ambient Ratio Not Applicable
    Multiple Flash Not Applicable
    Power Source One 6 volt battery - A544, PX28L, or PX28
    Meter features low battery warning - flashes "LO BATT" on LCD display and meter will remain operational for approximately 3 hours
    When battery is weak "LO BATT" will stay lit and meter will not operate
    When battery is dead "LO BATT" will not light up
    Auto Power Off: meter shuts off automatically when not used after one minute.
    Specialties If the film speed (ISO), frames per second (fps) or exposure time/still (Time) settings are changed, the f/stops are immediately recalculated and displayed in normal, f/stop difference or average modes
    Dimensions (W x H x D) 2.5 x 5.5 x 2" / 63.5 x 139.7 x 50.8 mm
    Weight 6 oz / 168 g
    Packaging Infoebubrbqx
    Package Weight 0.7 lb
    Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 7.1 x 4.8 x 3.2"

    Spectra Cine 18002-ARD reviews

    Professional IV-A Digital Exposure Meter (Red) is rated 5.0 out of 5 by 1.
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Perfect and as expected . Arrived in mint condition promptly. All as expected.
    Date published: 2012-04-30
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