Excerpt: The L-758DR is a great meter that functions well in incident and reflective modes. It's very easy to use once you get used to the the interface. It's very consistent and seems to be very accurate. I like having the ISO2 button to give me the exposure compensation settings.
Excerpt: I bought this meter to improve both my studio portraits as well as outdoor lighting shots. I also shoot video, so I wanted that element as well. The build of the meter is good. The basic instructions are helpful.
The con is pretty simple.
Excerpt: I use the Sekonic L-758DR with an X-Rite Color Checker Passport and it lets me set up custom profiles. Using a hand held meter tales a bit of getting used to but, once you have the procedure down pat it is a wonderful tool.
Excerpt: We use this meter to help speed up our photo-shoots and come up with lighting options. The L-758DR does every thing that we want in a meter. It has helped me to under stand lighting in a artistic way that I never thought of. I haven't found any thing that i do not like about this meter.
Excerpt: I have been taking photos for a long time, they come out what I felt was very well. I some case I would notice in consist results. After reading about on camera reflective metering. I decided to get a hand held light meter. After many hours of research, I decided on the Sekonic L758DR.
Excerpt: I use this for portraits and weddings, and landscapes. my third light meter from sekonic and b&h. My first sekonic was the 508 zoom master and it works like new after 18 years. The 758 dr. Rocks because of it's pocketwizard trigger. you can trigger a reading at your subject.
Excerpt: Arguably the essential tool for photographers, and Sekonic is the default metering solution. The L-758 is the flagship model. Rugged and well made, and also does everything a photographer, pro, enthusiast, or hobbyist would ever need.
Excerpt: 20 min of learning and I feel I mastered this meter. Easy to use and a great asset to my business. There are many meters to choose from but, I can tell you that this meter will be used for many years to come. Added the colorchecker passport and my workflow is amazingly efficient.
Excerpt: Hands down one of the best meters you can get. Makes composition so easy in very difficult lighting conditions in the studio or field that most digital SLRs including the pro versions are limited. A must for multiple flash and soft boxes getting it right on the first try.