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Hard-to-find information about your camera's Spotmeter (where the spot frame occupies 3% or less of the Viewfinder area) and Partial Meter (where the spot frame occupies 7% to 13% of the Viewfinder area).

Camera's make and model

A distinct spot circle / frame in the viewfinder with the standard viewfinder screen

Diameter of the spotmetering / partial metering circle (frame)
in mm

Percent area of the viewfinder occupied by the spot circle
(spot frame)

Angle of measure (acceptance) in degrees (° ) with a 50 mm lens

Nikon N90 / N90s (N-90)

YES

3.00 mm

0.82 %

3.44°

Nikon N70 /F70 (N-70/F-70)

YES

3.00 mm

0.82 %

3.44°

Pentax 645N (Medium format)

YES

6.00 mm

1.00 %

N/A

Nikon N6006

YES

3.50 mm

1.11 %

4.00°

Nikon 8008s

YES

3.50 mm

1.11 %

4.00°

Nikon N80

NO

4.00 mm

1.50 %

4.60°

Nikon D1 Digital

NO

4.00 mm

1.50 %

4.60°

Nikon F100 (F-100)

NO

4.00 mm

1.50 %

4.60°

Nikon F5

NO

4.00 mm

1.50 %

4.60°

Olympus OM-4TI (OM4TI)

YES

4.70 mm

2.00 %

5.40°

Olympus OM-3TI (OM3TI)

YES

4.70 mm

2.00 %

5.40°

Olympus IS-3 DLX

YES

4.70 mm

2.00 %

5.40°

Olympus OM2000

YES

4.70 mm

2.00 %

5.40°

Pentax ZX-5N

YES

5.00 mm

2.30 %

5.80°

Canon EOS 1n

YES

5.00 mm

2.30 %

5.80°

Nikon F4s

YES

5.00 mm

2.30 %

5.80°

Canon EOS 3

YES

5.10 mm

2.40 %

5.90°

Pentax PZ1p

YES

5.24 mm

2.50 %

6.00°

Canon T-90 (T90)

YES

5.45 mm

2.70 %

6.24°

Minolta Maxxum 800si

YES

5.50 mm

2.80 %

6.30°

Minolta Maxxum 700si

YES

5.50 mm

2.80 %

6.30°

Minolta Maxxum STsi

YES

5.50 mm

2.80 %

6.30°

Minolta Maxxum 7

YES

5.50 mm

2.80 %

6.30°

Minolta Maxxum 500si

YES

5.50 mm

2.80 %

6.30°

Canon EOS A2/A2E

YES

6.21 mm

3.50 %

7.11°

Canon EOS 650 (Partial)

YES

8.50 mm

6.50 %

9.67°

Canon EOS Elan (Partial)

YES

8.50 mm

6.50 %

9.67°

Canon EOS Elan II E* (Partial)

NO

10.2 mm

9.50 %

11.68°

Canon EOS Elan 7E * (Partial)

NO

10.2 mm

9.50 %

11.68°

Canon EOS Rebel * (Partial)

NO

10.2 mm

9.50 %

11.68°

Nikon N50 (75/25) Partial

YES

12.0 mm

13.1 %

13.69°

Nikon N65 (75/25 Partial)

YES

12.0 mm

13.1 %

13.69°

* These cameras do not have a circular spot frame. Numbers are approximated.

Approximate information sorted in the order of low (most accurate/SPOT) to high (less accurate/PARTIAL). If you find a mistake in this table, please e-mail it to me. I will be thankful.

 

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