For some time now, I wanted to put a blog together about ND Filters as occasionally I receive emails asking which ones I recommend purchasing. To answer this question, I first need to address a few topics related to ND Filters in general. I will not be addressing specific brands but will give pro and con arguments for the two different ND Systems. Keep posted for Part II of this blog in which I will be showing performance examples of different brands of ND Filters.
An important consideration to keep in mind regardless of brand is ‘What is your personal style?’
There two types of filter systems:
Circular: filters that thread on your lens and to one another
Square filters: that are individually slotted to fit in a holder
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What does your art really need? Is it a bigger mega pixel count so I can print images to fit the siding of a NY skyscraper or is it a deeper and more creative outlook that a smaller camera can assist and be a ‘tool’ in conveying your vision. Find here the Pros and Cons to switching from a Full Frame to the Mirrorless. Read More