I’ve been putting some of the most popular circular polarizing filters to the test. Here are some side-by-side results.
I’ve put together some side-by-side examples to show the effect of using a polarizer filter.
If you’re looking to add a neutral density, polarizer, or macro filter to your GoPro HERO4 Black or Silver, PolarPro has a 3-pack that’s worth a look.
When buying filters or lens caps you need to know the diameter of your lens. But you don’t need to break out a ruler. You just need to know the code. And once you know what to look for, it’s easy.
Review of the Fotodiox Pro WonderPana Go H3+ Standard Kit for adding a polarizer or neutral density filter to a GoPro HERO 3+.
An ND filter blocks light, meaning you can use a slower shutter speed or larger aperture. The Tiffen Variable ND Filter sounds great on paper, offering flexibility and convenience. Here’s how it performs in practice.
A polarizing filter on a GoPro Hero 3 can reduce glare and saturate colors. They work especially well above water, with snow, or with bright sunshine.
A circular polarizer filter can be an extremely useful photographic tool, but they have to be used with care on an extreme wide-angle lens.