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Heliopan 58mm Medium Yellow Filter

Cat # 705803

The Heliopan 58mm Medium Yellow Filter is the standard for black and white film and reduces blue extensively. It enhances the reproduction of clouds in landscape photography and is especially suitable for contrast improvement with a low sun.

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Overview

The Heliopan 58mm #8 Yellow Filter is a basic contrast filter, primarily for use with black and white film. This medium yellow filter slightly darkens skies, helps to cut through haze, and improves overall contrast. It is the most common contrast filter for black and white photography, producing an accurate tonal range and compensating for the blue sensitivity of panchromatic film. There is a 2x filter factor with this filter, requiring an increase of 1 stop for normal exposure. The front and rear surfaces of the filter both feature a single anti-reflection coating. Each coating helps to increase light transmission by reducing reflections, scattered light, and ghosting. Additionally, they offer protection to the filter substrate while helping to keep the glass clean for longer than uncoated glass.

Specifications

Warranty Duration (Standard)Limited Lifetime
Filter Size58mm
Frame MaterialBrass
OpticsSchott
EffectSubtly darkens skies, slight increase in overall contrast
Filter Factor2 (1 stop)
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