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#1 Paramvir Singh

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Posted 15 December 2007 - 09:42 PM

My sekonic L558 Cine is behaving rather strangely. It underexposes by 1/3 to 2/3 of a stop under colour temperatures higher than 3200.

when checked with two different Minolta 4Fs, the L558c gives a matching reading in tungsten light. In daylight, it tends to underexpose, anywhere from 1/3 to 2/3 of a stop, dependng on time of day. (the minoltas always matched).Two mails to Sekonic have yielded no results. Has anyone faced this? Does anyone know if this can be solved? Or should I just junk this one a get a new L758c? Sekonic again?
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#2 Paramvir Singh

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Posted 16 December 2007 - 09:47 PM

Seems like nobody has faced this.

my thought is, the photo sensitive cell is somehow over-sensitive to the blue end of the spectrum. But how?
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