Contains: HMC UV(c), StandardCircular Polarizer, Standard Grade ND 8 +4-Pocket Filter PouchHoya HMC UV (c) (Made in the Philippines): This filter cuts all range of UV rays to give cleaner and sharper pictures with less haze, without affecting color balance. Constant use for lens protection is recommended. With UV Without UVIf desired it can be left on the lens at all times for protectionThese popular filters are renowned for their ability to minimize reflection at the filter surfaces which reduces flare and ghosting. The result is an average light transmission of over 97%, giving sharp contrast and well balanced color. HOYA HMC filters are recommended for enhancing the performance of today's multi-coated lenses.Haze filters provide additional benefits of correction for Ultraviolet(UV) light which can register on film and videotape as a bluish cast and can obscure distant details Ultraviolet filters allow you to correct for the UV effect to varying degrees Hoya Circular Polarizer (Made in the Philippines): Light rays which are reflected become polarized. Polarizing filters are used to select which light rays enter your camera lens. They can remove unwanted reflections from non-metallic surfaces such as water or glass and also saturate colors providing better contrast. The effect can be seen through the viewfinder and changed by rotating the filter. The filter factor varies according to how the filter is rotated and its orientation to the sun. Hoya ND-8 (Made in the Philippines): This ND8 filter reduce the amount of light entering the lens so wider apertures can be selected, which is perfect for portraiture to reduce depth of field. Subject appears crisp and clear while the background becomes a soft blur. Also widely used for photographs of waterfalls and other nature scenes to emphasize movement.In conditions of extreme light intensity, such as sunshine on snowy mountains or on the beach, or when using a camcorder, ND (Neutral Density) filters are recommended as essential. With ND-8Filter Without Filter Neutral Density filters are often ignored by photographers, but they have several uses and offer the possibility to achieve otherwise unachievable results. ND filters appear grey and reduce the amount of light reaching the film, they have no affect on color balance. They have four main uses:To enable slow shutter speeds to be used, especially with fast films, to record movement in subjects such as waterfalls, clouds, cars, seas etc. To decrease depth of field by allowing wider apertures to be used, which helps separate subjects from their background. To decrease the effective ISO of high speed film (ie: above ISO400) and allow it to be used outdoors in blight situations. AUTHORIZED U.S.A. DEALER FORHOYA FILTERS(WE DO NOT SELL THE LOW QUALITY NON-WARRANTED KNOCK-OFFS FROM CHINA)TheHoya Filters We Sell Are Fully Covered byHoya's 1 Year USA Warranty
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