The Voigtlander VC Meter II was introduced at Photokina in May 2004. It is small, lightweight and easy to use. It clips onto a cold shoe or can be used hand held. The VC Meter II is an updated VC Meter I, one of Voigtlander's most popular products.
Exposure Lock: The exposure is locked for about 10 seconds after you press the metering button, or until you press the button again. After 10 seconds the meter shuts off.
The meter exposure readout is much improved. The suggested exposure is now on a centre indicator between the f-stop and shutter speed dials.
The push open battery cover is much easier and faster to use than the screw on battery cap. Uses two LR 44 alkaline or SR44 silver oxide batteries
The accessory foot is now movable to adapt to different cameras.
Meter angle approximately 30 degrees
Silicon Metering Cell
LED meter read out, center round greed LED, red LEDs on both sides
ISO 25 to 3200 with 1/3 stop increments on the film speed dial
The ISO film speeds are now larger, and marked at 1/3 stops.
EV 1 to EV 20
in silver or black
While both the old and new VC meters weigh in at 42 grams, the new meter measures 42.5Wx37Lx19.5H vs. 38W x36.9Lx24.9H in mm. The big size reduction is 5mm in height.