Filters..how frequently do you guys use them?

Started Jul 15, 2013 | Discussions thread
Christoph Stephan
Christoph Stephan Veteran Member • Posts: 4,123
Re: Filters..how frequently do you guys use them?

SkywalkerR2D2 wrote:

How frequently do you guys use the CPL, ND, UV filters? are they really worth buying?

Very frequently. A polariser enhances colours and blue sky in every shot taken in sunny weather. NDs are invaluable in contrasty scenes with a flat horizon, to prevent that nasty overexposed sky, which to much digital trickery and after-shot work (the HDR of the lazy). And I discover anew all the time the creative possibilities of my Cokin Blue-yellow polariser.

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