Why are ND filters very important

Started Nov 5, 2012 | Discussions thread
revio Senior Member • Posts: 1,698
Re: Why are ND filters very important

tt321 wrote:

Just attended a fireworks show, and managed to take a few photos and some video.

Found that at ISO160, with the lens set to f16, overexposure was barely avoided, whilst f13 overexposes. f16 is hardly optical heaven for M4/3. Therefore I'm going to get an ND or two before attempting fireworks again...

Yes, for such things a ND is great!

But why, since you seem to know this, do you ASK *why* NDs are important in the headline of you post??? Better if you had stated that they are important...and then in the post told the reason.

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