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Articles tagged "filters"
accessory reviewMay 26, 2022 at 13:00
H&Y has announced a new system of magnetic filters and accessories called Swift, designed to make switching filters in the field faster and easier than traditional filter systems. We tested two magnetic kits aimed at still photographers and filmmakers
lens newsJan 6, 2022 at 20:23
If you want to get classic Hollywood-like lens flare in your photos and videos, you can either purchase an expensive, specialized anamorphic lens. Or, you can check out Moment's new CineFlare Streak filters that promise anamorphic-like lens flare.
Dec 21, 2021 at 18:56
Irix's new line of variable ND filters keeps a compact form factor while blocking between 2-5 stops of light using high-quality glass with 24 layers of coatings.
Lee’s new Elements filters series offer ‘quick and easy’ on/off action, use fluid mechanics for smooth, silent rotation
Nov 2, 2021 at 13:41
New series of circular filters from Lee to cover Big and Little Stoppers as well as VND and polarizers, all aimed at still and movie photographers
Jul 1, 2021 at 20:47
VSCO, the maker of popular creative tools for mobile photographers, has released a trio of new infrared filters. The pair of color IR filters and a black and white filter are designed to simulate the look of classic film infrared photography digitally.
Feb 2, 2021 at 17:35
Really Nice Images has built All Films 5 for Capture One from the ground up. The product offers more than 180 film styles for use as ICC profiles in Capture One. RNI generates the profiles using real film stocks and advanced color science.
Sep 23, 2020 at 15:03
The diffusion filters come in seven sizes: 37mm, 58mm, 62mm, 67mm, 72mm, 77mm and 82mm, and are offered in two densities — 10% and 20% — to ensure you get exactly the look you want.
Jul 20, 2020 at 20:58
According to documentation discovered by XDA Developers, Google might soon prevent smartphone manufacturers from adding face altering 'beauty' filters to their first-party camera apps.
Jun 29, 2020 at 14:58
Switching screw-on filters between lenses of different thread sizes is much quicker with the Revoring adjustable step-up ring. It uses a sprung iris that expands to fit a range of filter thread sizes, so a single filter can be used on multiple lenses
Jun 18, 2020 at 18:54
The over-sensor filter system will now be available for uses of Canon's EOS R range of full frame mirrorless cameras. Filter options include various NDs, IR cut and a filter to reduce light pollution for astro-photographers
videoJun 13, 2020 at 07:00
Are camera filters obsolete? Can't we just Photoshop images? Not so fast! We take a look at four filters you still need in your camera bag.
Jun 5, 2020 at 19:52
The 150mm filters are made of B270 tempered glass, measure 2mm thick and use a 'special glass hardening process' to make them twice as durable as other glass filters.
Mar 19, 2020 at 19:41
The new filter system is effectively a downsized version of the popular LEE100 model, which is designed for larger camera systems.
Jan 28, 2020 at 22:12
Moment has packed a bunch of features into its affordable new variable ND filter product line.
Dec 31, 2019 at 15:28
To date, DJI doesn't have neutral-density (ND) filters available for their Mavic Mini drone. Tiffen has announced a series of compatible ND filters that will be available in January.
Nov 12, 2019 at 20:47
The two new kits from PolarPro include a mattebox for PolarPro filters, as well as a dedicated landscape filter kit.
Oct 30, 2019 at 22:20
The filter holders are constructed of an aluminum alloy and can rotate a full 360-degrees. Just make sure to remove the holder before turning off your camera, otherwise, your filters could end up shattered on the ground.
Oct 16, 2019 at 15:05
Sandmarc's new filter series combines the characteristics of polarizing and neutral density (ND) filters into one single filter.
Sep 25, 2019 at 23:52
Mount graduated filters at different angles with this new addition to Nisi's 100mm filter system.
Sep 13, 2019 at 22:42
STC Optics announced new filters for Panasonic Lumix M43 camera systems, Z Cam E2 4K Cinema Cameras and Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera 4K units.
mobileAug 29, 2019 at 15:24
Sandmarc's new filter is a combined neutral density and polarizing filter that's compatible with most recent high-end smartphones.
Aug 2, 2019 at 19:50
You can now use graduated filters at more than one angle for more precise brightness control, while a new Hood for the Lee 100 system offers better protection from stray light
Jul 17, 2019 at 18:06
The new adapters work with Aurora Aperture's full range of drop-in filters.
accessory reviewJun 18, 2019 at 13:00
DJI introduced the Osmo Pocket, a portable, handheld device ideal for vloggers and recreational use, late last year. To slow shutter speed for more cinematic footage, and to reduce glare in photos, these polarizer and neutral density filters can be a great addition.
May 31, 2019 at 18:26
The Alter RFS is a hinged lens filter adapter that allows you to quickly and easily put a filter in place on the fly without having to dig through your bag and screw it on the front filter thread.
Apr 8, 2019 at 18:01
VSCO alleges 17 PicsArt employees created VSCO accounts to reverse engineer at least 19 filters to sell in its own app.
Apr 1, 2019 at 18:07
Unlike other prism-style filters that need to be held or placed in front of the lens, these filters screw directly onto the lens itself.
Mar 19, 2019 at 15:40
LEE Filters has launched the LEE100, its next-generation filter holder that improves the design and looks in all the right places.
Jan 6, 2019 at 21:49
Fractal Filters add a unique look to photos by using faceted glass filters to refract and reflect the light in unique ways.
Nov 3, 2018 at 01:22
ONDU has opened a Kickstarter campaign for its latest collection of pinhole cameras, a third-generation series that consists of more than 19 models across 135, 120, medium format, and large format varieties.
Oct 23, 2018 at 19:52
An upcoming iOS update is reported to have a fix for the excessive skin smoothing users have been complaining about on the latest iPhone XS and XS Max smartphones.
Jun 19, 2018 at 17:59
Just months after launching its QuartzLine filters for DSLR and mirrorless lenses, PolarPro has launched a buyback program that will give you credit towards a PolarPro filter for trading in an old one - even if it isn't theirs.
lens newsMay 18, 2018 at 13:39
In a bid to clear up online speculation, surprise entrant to the full frame cinema lens market Nisi has answered some questions about its relationship with brands marketing lenses very similar to its own F3 series.
Apr 11, 2018 at 13:52
Stepping beyond the realms of smartphones and drones, PolarPro is making its first foray into the professional lens filter market. Its all-new QuartzLine Camera Filters are made of 99.9% pure fused quartz wrapped inside a brass frame.
Mar 6, 2018 at 15:20
The Irix Edge ND32000 offers 15-stops of light reduction, allowing for about five minutes of exposure time at F16 and ISO 100 on a sunny day.
Jan 19, 2018 at 19:31
Aurora Aperture has created a hybrid filter that we haven't seen before. Meet the Aurora PowerGXND: the world's first variable graduated neutral density (GND) filter family.
Nov 16, 2017 at 22:42
B+W has announced a new aluminum filter holder that offers three slots so users can use multiple filters at the same time. The holder goes with the 2mm thick 100mm square filters it launched earlier this year.
Oct 20, 2017 at 20:40
LEE has released a new series of Reverse ND filters that are most opaque in the middle and become progressively clearer towards the top. This makes them ideal for capturing scenes where the sun is close to the horizon.
Sep 11, 2017 at 20:34
Sigma users who want a rear filter holder on their Canon mount 14mm f/1.8 Art lens can now pay the company to fit one on there for them.
Aug 23, 2017 at 22:16
Cinema equipment powerhouse Arri has introduced a new line of full spectrum neutral density filters that drawn on its years of experience creating internal filtration systems for its ALEXA Mini and the AMIRA movie cameras.
videoJul 3, 2017 at 19:07
This quick demo shows the power of polarizing filters to cut down on reflections and totally change a scene.
Jun 30, 2017 at 20:01
Lee Filters is bringing its highly regarded ProGlass IRND cinematography filters to stills photographers. These exceptionally neutral filters come with IR and UV filtration, which should mean less time correcting color in post-production, and more time shooting.
videoJun 28, 2017 at 22:05
When one of his friends got a filter stuck on his $1,700 Canon EF 24-70mm F2.8L, former MythBuster Adam Savage removed it using an unlikely, terrifying tool: a band saw.
mobileJun 7, 2017 at 18:05
GoPro accessory maker Sandmarc has launched a crowdfunding campaign to fund final development and mass production of a new smartphone polarizer and a range of ND filters.
Jun 6, 2017 at 18:03
The filter is a deep blue and cuts twenty stops of light, making brightness levels more manageable for regular cameras while shooting – you guessed it – a solar eclipse.
Jun 5, 2017 at 19:05
Are you puzzled about what protective filter to buy for your expensive lenses? Roger Cicala from Lensrentals tested twenty of them to see which are the best choices.
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