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.
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.
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 circular polarizer filter can be an extremely useful photographic tool, but they have to be used with care on an extreme wide-angle lens.