Polarizing filter; which one

Started Aug 7, 2020 | Discussions thread
OP Gilbert1 Regular Member • Posts: 191
Re: Polarizing filter; which one

Austinian wrote:

Gilbert1 wrote:

I am looking for a polarizing filter for my Nikon Z6 with Z 24 - 70 mm f / 4. The lens now has a Mentter EX-PRO + MRC UV 72 mm.

I have already read a lot on the internet about the different types and brands. I also sometimes read that some filters are difficult to remove?

I am considering a B + W Circular Polarizing HTC MRC Nano XS-Pro Digital 72, but I also see filters from Hoya and Mentter. I also read about vignetting.

What is your experience and what do you advise?

See this lensrentals blog post:

https://www.lensrentals.com/blog/2017/09/my-not-nearly-complete-but-rather-entertaining-circular-polarizer-filter-article/

And another question: can I rotate the polarizing filter on top of the UV filter, or should it always be removed before using a polarizing filter?

I remove them, especially if it's a wide-angle lens, as two filters (or even thick polarizers) can cause vignetting.

Interesting article, thanks!

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