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Hoya Circular Polarizer Filter Filters
Product DescriptionMulti Coated Circular Polarizing Glass Filter
Submitted by Singletracklovr a Intermediate
Date Reviewed: March 11, 2009
Strengths: Thin Frame,
HARDENED GLASS 4 times the breaking strength in ANSI standardized testing (ANSI Z80.3 : 2001),
WATERPROOF / SCRATCH & STAIN RESISTANT MULTI-COATING
Specialized coatings that are not just water-proof to repel water spots but also hardened to be scratch and stain resistant.
Weaknesses: The loss of 1 stop
HOYA 67 MM Digital HD CPL Filter.
I purchased one of these for my nikon AF18-135 lens which is used mostly for landscape and general walk around photos . I am very pleased with the performance of this filter. I do notice in AP mode the camera shutter speed drops down one stop.
I use the filter outdoors in Colorado where it is extremely dusty and I am always in and near streams and lakes. I am continously cleaning Dust and water spots from this fitler. It clean very easily and shows no signs of scratchs.
Duration Product Used: 21+ years
Price Paid: $95.00
Purchased At: eBAY HongKong
Similar Products Used: Cheap no name CPL,
MARUMI DHG CPL Filter
Type of photography: Outdoor
Submitted by Christiano a Professional
Date Reviewed: July 21, 2004
Strengths: good price / quality value
Weaknesses: too thick-not super made
In short,Hoya is quite good filters and able to satiesfy most customers.
The SMC multicoated(supermulticoated)are very close to B+W and adequate no doubt about that.I am very impressed how much you get for the money.I use it for both my Canon gear and for travel kits as well.
Duration Product Used: 11-20 years
Price Paid: $50.00
Purchased At: photoshops
Similar Products Used: bw,tiffen,k-man,nikon filters
Type of photography: People
Related Circular Polarizer Filter Forum Posts
I recently purchased a Nikon D300 along with 18-200mm VR lens from nikon and a circular polarizer II also from Nikon. Upon taking pictures without the filter, the pictures turns out excellent. however, when using the filter, the pictures seems to be darken. more importantly, the skin looks very u ... Read More »
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