Are step up and step down rings the same?

Started 3 months ago | Discussions thread
OP tizak Junior Member • Posts: 49
Re: Are step up and step down rings the same?

Travelerdave wrote:

No they are not the same. Step up allows fitting a filter that is larger than the size of the lens front thread. Step down is to fit a smaller filter.

Thanks, that clears that up. I will be buying a ND filter for my biggest diameter lens.

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