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Sekonic Twinmate L-208 Compact Analog Shoe Mount Light Meter

MFR# 401208
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The Sekonic L-208 TWINMATE compact light meter is small and stylish. It's the smallest light meter designed to combine incident and reflected light measurement and is ideal as the primary meter for the beginning or advanced photographer, as well as a backup meter for the pro.


  • User Friendly Design
    Provides simple, one-handed operation with easy-to-read color coded settings.

  • Convenient Accessory Mounting Shoe
    Attach the meter to the accessory flash shoe of many cameras for easy access and simple metering of most subjects from the camera position.

  • 33° Measurement Angle
    Provides a more controlled, decisive reflected measurement than other meters in it's price range.

  • "Hold and Read" Function
    Grabs and maintains the current reading for 15 seconds after release of the measurement button, allowing more time for evaluation of the scene.

  • Extended Battery Life
    Utilizing a lithium CR2032 battery, the Sekonic L-208 TWINMATE has increased operation time and fewer battery changes, plus it's battery check button makes it easy to monitor battery voltage.

L-208 TWINMATE - Technical Specifications

Type: Analog exposure meter for ambient light
Light receiving method: Incident light and reflected light
Incident light: Sliding Lumisphere
Reflected light: Light receiving angle 33°
Light receptor element: Silicon photo diode

Measuring Range (ISO 100)

Ambient light: Incident light EV 3 to EV 17 Reflected light EV 3 to EV 17 (with 33° angle)
Calibration Constant: Incident light metering: Lumisphere C = 340
Reflected light metering: K = 12.5

Display Range

Film speed: ISO 12 to 12500 (in 1/2 steps)
Shutter Speeds: Ambient light: 30 seconds to 1/8000 seconds (in 1 stop) plus 1/5, 1/10, 1/125, 1/50, 1/100, /200, 1/400, 1/800
Aperture: f/1.4 to f/32 (in 1, 1/3 stop)
Light Receptors EV 3 to EV 17 (in 1, 1/2 stop)

Other features

Battery used:Type: One CR2032 battery (3V Lithium dry cell)
Operating temperature range: 32° to 104° F (0° to 40° C)
Storage temperature range: -4° to 140° F (-20° to 60° C)
Dimensions: 1.8"W x 2.6"H x 1.0"D (45mmW x 65mmH x 24mmD)
Weight: 1.5oz (40gm) without battery

Standard accessories supplied: Soft case, strap, shoe mounting plate w/screw and
O-ring, CR2032 battery

Optional accessory:

  • Cat# 401-801 Folding Stand-Up Gray Card

Features and specifications are subject to change without notice.

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