View Full Version : how to use tiffen filter

12-28-2011, 12:34 PM
The selection of the proper filter is actually far more important than any choice of lens or camera.

I'm big on filters. The filter has a large and real effect on your image. Lens brand or sharpness does not.

Yes, you need filters even with your digital camera and Photoshop. Polarizers and grad filters need to be used before the lens and are not well, if at all, simulatable electronically. Digital cameras are excused from most of the color conversion filters, since you dial these in as white balance settings. I still use a mild warming filter (81A) on all my digital cameras since I prefer the look I get, even with the