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Sekonic L-398A Studio Deluxe III Flash/Ambient Meter

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by  SEKONIC    |    PCN#  2M105P    |    MFG#  401-399    |   
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Product Highlights:
  • f/0.7 to 128
Product Condition: New and Factory Fresh
Limited Warranty: 1 Year
Shipping Weight: 1 lbs.
Our Price: $218.00
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Sekonic L-398A Studio Deluxe III Flash/Ambient Meter

Inexpensive light meters need not be cheap light meters. When it comes to accuracy and durability, the Sekonic L-398A Studio Deluxe III has been a mainstay of working photographers and cinematographers for four decades running. Small, compact, and easy to use, the Sekonic L-398A incorporates a battery-less amorphous photocell, which enables you to take accurate ambient light readings anywhere, anytime.

General Information

ManufacturerSekonic Corporation

Manufacturer Part Number401-399

Manufacturer Website Address

Brand NameSekonic

Product ModelL-398A

Product NameL-398A Studio Deluxe III Flash/Ambient Meter

Product TypeFlash/Ambient Meter

Technical Information

Technical Information

Measurement ModeIncident Light, Reflected Light
Light ReceptorSilicon Photo Diode

Minimum Aperturef/0.7

Maximum Aperturef/128

Shortest Shutter Speed1/8000 Second

Longest Shutter Speed60 Second

Cine Speed8 fps to 128 fps

Measuring Range
  • Incident light: EV 4 to EV 17
  • Reflected light: EV 9 to EV 17

Physical Characteristics




Weight (Approximate)6.80 oz


Package Contents
  • L-398A Studio Deluxe III Flash/Ambient Meter
  • Lumisphere
  • Lumidisc
  • Lumigrid
  • High Slide
  • Case
  • Strap


Limited Warranty1 Year

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