Hoya 52mm 81A HMC Filter

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- Reduces excess blue from flash indoors or in daylight flash-fill. 
- Warms (balances) sea, sky and high altitude shots. 
- Adds healthy look to skin tones shot in open shade or overcast.
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These are light balancing filters used to decrease the color temperature slightly for a warmer (redder) tone. 
Corrects the tendency toward bluish tones. For example, the 81A should be selected when using tungsten Type B color film (3200°K) with photoflood lamps (3400°K) These filters can be used together. 
HMC ( Hoya MultiCoated)
These popular filters are renowned for their ability to minimise 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 multicoated lenses.

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Detailed Specifications
Filter Type: 81A Color Conversion
Filter Type:
The type of filter for a lens. Filters can be screwed on the front element or dropped in for larger zoom lens.

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Most Often Used For/IN: Color Conversion
Multi-Coated: Yes, Hoya Multicoated
A series of optical coatings that are on a lens/filter that help reduce the impact of reflections. The result is a higher transmission percentage of light. All modern lenses are multi-coated.

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Filter Construction: Glass
Filter Construction:
This is the construction of a type of filter. The type of process used to create a filter can affect its price. Filters can be constructed out of regular glass that sandwiches a coloured gel in between or in high-end filters, raw elements are added to the molten optical glass so there is no risk of uneven colour or fading.

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Size: 52mm
The size of an object.

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Rotating: No
Allows a rotating or pivoting action for a device such as a flash or lcd screen.

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Filter Effect: Creates warmer tones and brighter colors on overcast days or when shooting with electronic flash
Filter Effect:
Allows various filter effects to be done in-camera while shooting. Common filter effects are vivid, neutral, sepia, black and white, negative, cooling, warming, etc...

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Front Lens Cap Size: 52mm
Front Lens Cap Size:
This is the size of a front lens cap. Standard sizes for snap-on lens caps include: 27mm, 28mm, 30mm, 34mm, 37mm, 39mm, 40.5mm, 43mm, 46mm, 49mm, 52mm, 55mm, 58mm, 62mm, 67mm, 72mm, 77mm, 82mm and 86mm.

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Filter Factor: +1/3 stop
Filter Factor:
When placed in the optical path, many filters block a certain amount of light from reaching the lens. Filter factor relates to how much exposure compensation is required in order to adjust for this. Most cameras have TTL metering and will be able to do this automatically.

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Physical Specifications
Color: Pink
The color of the item.

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Brand: Hoya
Brand: Hoya

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