Articles tagged "filters"

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What are 'mist filters' and what do they do to your photographs?

Have you ever come across a 'Pro Mist' or 'Cinebloom' filter and wondered what they do, or why you might want them? This little guide will help you get started on your mist filter journey.

Review: Hands-on with H&Y’s new Swift magnetic accessory system

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

Moment's new CineFlare Streak filters promise anamorphic-style flares without a specialized lens

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.

Irix announces new line of ultra-thin 2-5 stop variable ND filters, starting at $130

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

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

New VSCO filters digitally recreate the signature look of infrared photography

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.

Really Nice Images releases All Films 5 for Capture One, offering real film ICC profiles

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.

Moment unveils CineBloom, its new line of cinematic diffusion filters

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.

Report: Google looking to stop smartphone manufacturers from adding built-in 'beauty' modes

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.

H&Y Revoring variable step-up rings allow filters to fit multiple lens thread sizes

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

STC launches its over-sensor clip-in filters for Canon EOS R

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

DPReview TV: Do you still need camera filters for digital photography?

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.

NiSi Optics' new 150mm Explorer Collection ND filters claim to be twice as durable as other filters

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.

LEE Filters' new LEE85 Filter System is designed specifically for compact mirrorless camera systems

The new filter system is effectively a downsized version of the popular LEE100 model, which is designed for larger camera systems.

Moment launches new line of variable ND filters for DSLRs, mirrorless cameras and drones

Moment has packed a bunch of features into its affordable new variable ND filter product line.

Tiffen announces ND filter kits for the DJI Mavic Mini drone

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.

PolarPro introduces ultra-lightweight filter systems with active creators in mind

The two new kits from PolarPro include a mattebox for PolarPro filters, as well as a dedicated landscape filter kit.

NiSi launches 'Starter,' 'Professional' filter kits for Ricoh GR III cameras

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.

Sandmarc launches hybrid polarized ND filters for DSLR and mirrorless cameras

Sandmarc's new filter series combines the characteristics of polarizing and neutral density (ND) filters into one single filter.

Nisi introduces the 'Switch,' a filter system with independently rotating holders

Mount graduated filters at different angles with this new addition to Nisi's 100mm filter system.

STC expands Clip Filter series with new Panasonic Lumix M43 ND and IR filters

STC Optics announced new filters for Panasonic Lumix M43 camera systems, Z Cam E2 4K Cinema Cameras and Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera 4K units.

Sandmarc launches hybrid ND/polarization filters for smartphone cameras

Sandmarc's new filter is a combined neutral density and polarizing filter that's compatible with most recent high-end smartphones.

Lee introduces Tandem adapter to hold graduated filters at conflicting angles

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

Aurora Aperture launches Adapter Mount Format drop-in filters for mirrorless cameras

The new adapters work with Aurora Aperture's full range of drop-in filters.

Shooting with PolarPro's six-pack ND filter set for the DJI Osmo Pocket

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.

Kickstarter campaign seeks funding for Alter RFS, a hinged lens filter adapter

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.

VSCO sues PicsArt for allegedly reverse engineering its filters

VSCO alleges 17 PicsArt employees created VSCO accounts to reverse engineer at least 19 filters to sell in its own app.

Prism Lens FX launches three lens filters with built-in prism and flare effects

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.

LEE100 is a next-generation filter holder with a modular design for easier operation

LEE Filters has launched the LEE100, its next-generation filter holder that improves the design and looks in all the right places.

Fractal Filters are faceted photo filters that turn your camera into a kaleidoscope

Fractal Filters add a unique look to photos by using faceted glass filters to refract and reflect the light in unique ways.

Kickstarter: ONDU Mark III pinhole cameras — all 19 — have magnetic shutter, filters

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.

Apple to fix 'beauty filter' issue with iOS 12.1 update

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.

PolarPro's new buyback program gives you credit towards a new filter when you trade in an old one

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.

Nisi shares more details on its full-frame cine lenses and launches Mist filter range

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.

PolarPro expands into pro market with new QuartzLine camera filters

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.

Irix launches Edge ND32000 15-stop ND filter for ultra-long-exposure photography

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.

This is the world's first variable graduated ND filter

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.

Lensbaby launches $50 macro filter kit

The Lensbaby 46mm Macro Kit comprises of three stackable filters with different magnification levels, which can be combined with several of the company's "bokeh effect" lenses.

B+W releases 3-slot filter holder for 100mm filter system

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.

LEE's new Reverse ND filters help you tame that bright horizon

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.

Sigma can install a rear-mounted filter holder on your Canon 14mm F1.8 Art lens

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.

Arri repurposes internal filter tech to create a line of heavy-weight ND filters

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.

Simple demo shows the power of a polarizing filter

This quick demo shows the power of polarizing filters to cut down on reflections and totally change a scene.

Lee launches new set of high-end ProGlass IRND filters for stills shooters

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.

Video: Removing a stuck lens filter... with a band saw

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.

VSCO releases photo filters for desktop editing

VSCO has announced that it is releasing its popular mobile app photo filters on desktop. 58 filters come in a pack that is compatible with Lightroom and Adobe ACR and will set you back $59.

Sandmarc launches Kickstarter for smartphone polarizer and ND-filters

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.

Lee Filters introduces Solar Eclipse filter and new filter wash fluid

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.

Confused about protective filters for your lens? Roger Cicala breaks it down

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.

Roger Cicala has had it with cheap UV filters

The Lensrentals founder shows us why you should accept no imitations for a high-quality filter, no matter what the brand name on the side says.

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