Gossen Digisky Meter review

How does this high-end exposure meter justify its price?

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Gossen digisky meter main screen

Measuring sensor
Incident, reflected

Reflected light measuring angle
20 degrees

Incident light reading diffuser characteristics
Adjustable to flat or spherical (180 degrees)

Shutter speeds
1/8000 – 30min.

Gossen digisky meter screen

Flash sync speed
1/1000 – 1sec.

Aperture range (flash)
f/1.0 to f/90

Aperture range (ambient)
f/1.0 to f/128

Gossen digisky meter ev range

EV correction range
EV -9.9 to +9.9

Rechargeable lithium ion battery

Operating temperature range
-10C to 50C

Approx. 139 x 66 x 15 mm
Weight Approx. 100 g (incl. rechargeable battery)

Tech Specs

Product TypeLight Meter
Brand NameGossen
Measurement ModeAmbient - Incident Light Reading EV -2.5 to +18, Flash - Incident Light Reading f/1.0 to f/90, Reflected Light - measuring angle 20°
Light Receptor2 x Silicon Photo Diode
EV Range-9.9 to 9.9
Height3530.6 mm
Width1676.4 mm
Depth381 mm
ManufacturerGOSSEN Foto- und Lichtmesstechnik GmbH
Product Model4204
Product NameDIGISKY Light Meter
Shutter Speed1/8000 Second 1/3 Step
Manufacturer Part Number4204
Manufacturer Website Addresshttp://www.gossen-photo.de/english
Marketing Information

DIGISKY is the new handy and lightweight exposure meter in the GOSSEN range of products for flash light and ambient light. It is the big, well-arranged graphic display which permits a comfortable reading of the measured values. Designed for one-hand operating, the DIGISKY is equipped with a ring controller through which all functions may be selected very easily.

Weight (Approximate)100 g - Including Battery