Graduated ND Filter for landscape use

13 years 1 month ago #34605 by Number 7
I was looking for recommendations on a good Graduated ND Filter for landscape use. Does it matter if the filter is round or square? I have noticed there are both and haven't found the reason for square vs round. I do understand the difference from Hard edge and soft.


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13 years 1 month ago #34716 by Screamin Scott
Don't go with the round filters as they will limit where you can put the effect of the filter. Better to get the "Cokin " style square filters as then you can slide the filter in the mount to where ever it is that you want the effect to start.

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13 years 1 month ago #34778 by Joves

Screamin Scott wrote: Don't go with the round filters as they will limit where you can put the effect of the filter. Better to get the "Cokin " style square filters as then you can slide the filter in the mount to where ever it is that you want the effect to start.

:agree: :goodpost:

Or you can hand hold them over the lens. I like Lee filters myself.


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