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  1. rjackjames

    rjackjames TPF Noob!

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    I interested in getting few square filters to better improve my landscape photography. What filters do you recommend?
     
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    Josh66 Been spending a lot of time on here!

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    Well, if you're talking square filters, you most likely mean graduated ND filters.

    Can you be more specific? Are you simply asking which brands are best, or something else?
     
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    It depends on what you are trying to accomplish.
     
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    rjackjames TPF Noob!

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    Yea I am talking about the graduated ND filters and which brands are the best.
     
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    KmH Helping photographers learn to fish Supporting Member

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    Heliopan
    Schneider
    Singh-Ray
     
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    and Lee,

    BUT, they're also the most expensive. Cokin delivers a reasonable product at an affordable price. There are some colour issues, but I find that those can be mitigated by the use of a piece of black craft foam acting as a large lens hood.
     
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    I'm not convinced that Schneider actually manufacturers their own filters.

    I find Hoya to be a good value for the money.
     
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    KmH Helping photographers learn to fish Supporting Member

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    Schneider bought B+W a few years back.
     
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    So there ya go.
     

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