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Hoya 77mm Circular Polarizing Pro 1 Digital Multi-Coated Glass Filter

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The Hoya Pro 1 Digital Circular Polarizer takes advantage of Hoya's patented optical glass technology to create a hardened glass that is thinner than the normal optical glass. This allows the overall thickness of the filter to be reduced to avoid vignetting when used with ultra-wide angle lenses.

Light rays which are reflected become polarized. Polarizing filters are used to select which light rays enter your camera lens. They can remove unwanted reflections from non-metallic surfaces such as water or glass and also saturate colors providing better contrast. The effect can be seen through the viewfinder and changed by rotating the filter. The filter factor varies according to how the filter is rotated and its orientation to the sun.

Note! Circular polarizers are specifically designed for use with auto-focus SLR cameras (They will also work on manual systems and video cameras without problems); Pro 1 Digital filters are ultra thin but have a front thread

Digital Cameras Need Multicoated Filters
Digital camera CCD or CMOS sensors are highly susceptible to reflections - this stray light can ruin your photographs! Don't risk your valuable photos by using bare-glass filters
Digital Multi-Coated
Digital multi-coated filters greatly reduce the appearance of lens flare and ghosting caused by reflections
Black Almite Frame
Filters feature a black matte aluminum satin finish Almite frame which reduces reflections
Black Rimmed Glass
These filters are equipped with black rimmed glass to reduce the chance of light reflecting off the edge
Low Profile Frame
Ultra thin filter frames to help avoid vignetting on super wide angle lenses are also designed to hold a lens cap
Knurling Edge Frame
These filters are equipped with a straight knurling edge for non-slip, easy attachment and removal
UV Protected Case
Filter cases are UV protected to further lengthen the life of filters
Effect can be seen through the viewfinder and changed by rotating the filter
Polarizing filters do not affect the overall color balance of a shot
The filter factor varies according to how the filter is rotated and its orientation to the sun
Type Pro 1 Digital Circular Polarizing
Size 77mm x 3mm thick
Grade Not Applicable
Filter Factor Between 2.3 and 2.8 (approx. +1.3 stops)
Multi-Coated Digital Multi-Coated
Rotating Yes
Effect Removes reflections and increases color saturation without affecting the overall color balance
Application Nature, travel, outdoor photography
Color Temperature Not Applicable
Construction Glass
Front Filter Thread Size 77mm
Front Lens Cap Size 77mm
Hoya 77mm Circular Polarizing Pro 1 Digital Multi-Coated Glass Filter
  • One-Year Warranty
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    Hoya77mm Circular Polarizing Pro 1 Digital Multi-Coated Glass Filter
     
    4.7

    (based on 66 reviews)

    Ratings Distribution

    • 5 Stars

       

      (48)

    • 4 Stars

       

      (16)

    • 3 Stars

       

      (1)

    • 2 Stars

       

      (0)

    • 1 Stars

       

      (1)

    97%

    of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

    Pros

    • Easy to use (35)
    • Reliable (30)
    • Durable (28)
    • Lightweight (26)
    • Clear optics (14)

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Landscape photography (40)
      • Travel (30)
      • Everyday (14)
      • Image manipulation (9)
      • Color correction (8)
        • Reviewer Profile:
        • Enthusiast (25), Semi-professional (11), Professional (9), Photo enthusiast (6), Pro photographer (5)
        • Was this a gift?:
        • No (53)

      Most Liked Positive Review

       

      Just exactly what I wanted

      I use the polarizer on various Canon lenses for my 5D. I wanted a thin frame, multicoating and front threads. The frame is sturdy and of high quality, what I would expect from...Read complete review

      I use the polarizer on various Canon lenses for my 5D. I wanted a thin frame, multicoating and front threads. The frame is sturdy and of high quality, what I would expect from Hoya products which I have used for over 40 years. Smooth turning and knurled rim are nice. No cut off problem with any of my lenses.

      The only difficulty is in mounting the filter firmly enough on the lens so the whole filter assembly doesn't spin when I am using it.

      VS

      Most Liked Negative Review

       

      Disappointment

      I have read a lot of reviews before ordering and many guys mentioned it stuck to lens. I didn't pay much attention on this as I already had slim Hoya polarizer on my old...Read complete review

      I have read a lot of reviews before ordering and many guys mentioned it stuck to lens. I didn't pay much attention on this as I already had slim Hoya polarizer on my old lens and from time to time made some efforts to remove it from lens, but never something extraordinary. Moreover highest overall rating here convinced that filter is great. So, I got it, unpacked and attached to lens for first shot. And it had stuck! No. It HAD STUCK!!! I can't remove it by any simple way. Many people recommended to use some rubber band, but I didn't found any in my house at those moment. Fortunately, I have a daughter and she has a lot of hair rubber bands, so finally I was happy to remove it, put back to box and send back to seller. I can't believe filter with name Pro and such price needs to apply any rubber band.
      Moreover, it has light vignetting on my 17-55 lens, and this is not a great problem itself, but...

      Despite all of above, filter is durable and has good image quality.

      Reviewed by 66 customers

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      5.0

      Solid Polarizer

      By Dave @ Imagequestphoto

      from Zeeland, MI

      About Me Pro Photographer

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Clear Optics
      • Consistent Effect
      • Strong Construction

      Cons

        Best Uses

          Comments about Hoya 77mm Circular Polarizing Pro 1 Digital Multi-Coated Glass Filter:

          This is my second Hoya 77mm Circular Polarizer. I lost my first one hiking around a waterfall in Iceland and I found the Hoya's dependable, tough, and a very good value for a circular polarizer.

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          5.0

          Best CPL on the market

          By Evildogofdoom

          from Houston, Texas

          Comments about Hoya 77mm Circular Polarizing Pro 1 Digital Multi-Coated Glass Filter:

          While this is not the cheapest CPL on the market, it is the best! Only loses about one stop, instead of the usual two. The filter is thin, so is good for wide angles lenses. The only issue is that the filter can sometimes bind on lenses, so invest in a filter wrench.

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          4.0

          nice filter

          By dan

          from wakefield, ma

          About Me Photo Enthusiast

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

            Cons

              Best Uses

                Comments about Hoya 77mm Circular Polarizing Pro 1 Digital Multi-Coated Glass Filter:

                I would have given this filter a five star review but, I have only had it for a few weeks, so I cant speak to its durability. Overall all it has worked quite well. The filter has not given me any problems with sticking to the lens, and rotation of the filter has not been a problem. I like landscape photography and you can get some real nice contrast between the sky and clouds. I'm very pleased with it and would recommend this product to friends, family, enemies, everybody

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                • No

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                4.0

                It's worth this price

                By Feng

                from Pittsburgh, PA

                About Me Casual Photographer

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Image Manipulation

                    Comments about Hoya 77mm Circular Polarizing Pro 1 Digital Multi-Coated Glass Filter:

                    Reflections are obviously eliminated, and WB is little affected.

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                    • No

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                    4.0

                    Works just fine

                    By MrBaz

                    from Colorado Springs, CO

                    About Me Photo Enthusiast

                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

                    • Clear Optics
                    • Easily Mounted
                    • Firm Mount
                    • Strong Construction

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                      • Image Manipulation
                      • Increase Color Saturation
                      • Increase contrast
                      • Reduced Glare

                      Comments about Hoya 77mm Circular Polarizing Pro 1 Digital Multi-Coated Glass Filter:

                      I did not experience the issue of the filter getting stuck on a lens. That could be attributed to the fact the lens I was using (Nikon 16-35 VR) has plastic filter threads. Either way, there are filter wrenches for those situations.

                      I did not experience any lens flare or significant vignetting with the lens listed above. The coating is a little bit more difficult to clean than newer 'nano' coated filters, but it just takes a little patience and a microfiber cloth.

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                      • No

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                      4.0

                      Nice filter

                      By Ron

                      from OKC, OK

                      About Me Photo Enthusiast

                      Verified Buyer

                      Pros

                      • Clear Optics
                      • Consistent Effect
                      • Easily Mounted
                      • Strong Construction

                      Cons

                        Best Uses

                        • Color Correction
                        • Image Manipulation

                        Comments about Hoya 77mm Circular Polarizing Pro 1 Digital Multi-Coated Glass Filter:

                        Filters are a necessary evil, all I want is for them to do their job without degrading the image. These seem well made and good value. Would have preferred a nylon pouch rather than the hard plastic container.

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                        • No

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                        4.0

                        Wonderful Product!

                        By Sheree-z

                        from Mobile, Alabama

                        About Me Semi-pro Photographer

                        Verified Buyer

                        Pros

                        • Clear Optics
                        • Consistent Effect

                        Cons

                        • Cross-Threads Easily

                        Best Uses

                        • Color Correction
                        • Lens Protection

                        Comments about Hoya 77mm Circular Polarizing Pro 1 Digital Multi-Coated Glass Filter:

                        I bought this product because I take most of my photos outdoors. I was tired of the clouds and sky being blown out. This polarizer works great! Brings out the blue in the sky and provides more contrast. The only downside to this product is that because of the thin design, I find I must be very careful and gentle while taking it on or off my lens in order to prevent misthreading

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                        • No

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                        5.0

                        The best of the rest

                        By Zantilope

                        from Quebec, Canada

                        About Me Semi-pro Photographer

                        Verified Buyer

                        Pros

                        • Easily Mounted

                        Cons

                        • Cross-Threads Easily

                        Best Uses

                        • Color Correction

                        Comments about Hoya 77mm Circular Polarizing Pro 1 Digital Multi-Coated Glass Filter:

                        Perfect filter

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                        • No

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                        4.0

                        Great Circular Polarizer!

                        By jton

                        from Omaha, NE

                        About Me Semi-pro Photographer

                        Verified Buyer

                        Pros

                        • Clear Optics
                        • Consistent Effect
                        • Easily Mounted
                        • Firm Mount
                        • Strong Construction

                        Cons

                          Best Uses

                          • Color Correction
                          • Image Manipulation

                          Comments about Hoya 77mm Circular Polarizing Pro 1 Digital Multi-Coated Glass Filter:

                          I was considering different circular polarizers for my application. I am stacking a ND filter and circular polarizer for daytime automotive rig shots. I needed thin filters and this fit the bill. So far, it has been a great polarizer in helping remove reflection on my cars windshield. Great construction, threads, and smooth polarization.

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                          • No

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                          5.0

                          Great item for better photos

                          By Debbie

                          from Hamilton, Montana

                          About Me Pro Photographer

                          Verified Buyer

                          Pros

                          • Clear Optics
                          • Consistent Effect
                          • Easily Mounted
                          • Firm Mount
                          • Strong Construction

                          Cons

                            Best Uses

                            • More Depth

                            Comments about Hoya 77mm Circular Polarizing Pro 1 Digital Multi-Coated Glass Filter:

                            I needed more "pop" in my outdoor photos and this filter is great for that.

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                            • No

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                            5.0

                            Excellent!

                            By Magik Handz

                            from Chandler, AZ

                            About Me Casual Photographer

                            Verified Buyer

                            Pros

                            • Clear Optics
                            • Consistent Effect
                            • Easily Mounted
                            • Firm Mount
                            • Strong Construction

                            Cons

                            • None

                            Best Uses

                            • Color Correction
                            • Image Manipulation
                            • Lens Protection
                            • UV Protection

                            Comments about Hoya 77mm Circular Polarizing Pro 1 Digital Multi-Coated Glass Filter:

                            Works as expected. Enhances images perfectly.

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                            • No

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                            4.0

                            Good Filter

                            By Spencer

                            from Western Mass

                            About Me Photo Enthusiast

                            Verified Buyer

                            Pros

                            • Clear Optics
                            • Consistent Effect
                            • Easily Mounted
                            • Firm Mount
                            • Strong Construction

                            Cons

                              Best Uses

                              • Color Correction
                              • Lens Protection
                              • UV Protection

                              Comments about Hoya 77mm Circular Polarizing Pro 1 Digital Multi-Coated Glass Filter:

                              Cuts glare, well made, no problem putting it on or off the lens.

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                              • No

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                              5.0

                              Never leave home without one

                              By BBouldin

                              from Aiken SC

                              About Me Pro Photographer

                              Verified Buyer

                              Pros

                              • Clear Optics
                              • Consistent Effect
                              • Easily Mounted
                              • Firm Mount
                              • Strong Construction

                              Cons

                                Best Uses

                                • Lens Protection
                                • UV Protection

                                Comments about Hoya 77mm Circular Polarizing Pro 1 Digital Multi-Coated Glass Filter:

                                The better middle of the road filter and best bang for the buck.

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                                • No

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                                5.0

                                Great Low Profile

                                By GothamTomato

                                from New York City

                                About Me Pro Photographer

                                Verified Buyer

                                Pros

                                • Clear Optics
                                • Consistent Effect
                                • Easily Mounted
                                • Firm Mount
                                • Strong Construction

                                Cons

                                  Best Uses

                                  • Color Correction
                                  • Image Manipulation

                                  Comments about Hoya 77mm Circular Polarizing Pro 1 Digital Multi-Coated Glass Filter:

                                  I like this much better than other polarizers I have, due to the lower profile this filter has. I used it with an ultra-wide angle lens with no vignetting. It's terrific!

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                                  • No

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                                  4.0

                                  Circular polarizing filter

                                  By patrick

                                  from belgium

                                  About Me Semi-Professional

                                  Verified Buyer

                                  Pros

                                  • Easy To Use

                                  Cons

                                    Best Uses

                                    • Everyday use
                                    • Home
                                    • Landscape Photography
                                    • Traveling

                                    Comments about Hoya 77mm Circular Polarizing Pro 1 Digital Multi-Coated Glass Filter:

                                    love the product very much this is my second one in this size.
                                    It gives no deformatieon of any kind and is crystal clear.
                                    a great filter

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                                    (0 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

                                     
                                    5.0

                                    Works perfectly.

                                    By Darelldd

                                    from Davis, CA

                                    About Me Hobbyist/Enthusiast

                                    Verified Buyer

                                    Pros

                                    • Durable
                                    • Easy To Use
                                    • Lightweight
                                    • Reliable

                                    Cons

                                      Best Uses

                                      • Everyday use
                                      • Landscape Photography
                                      • Portraits
                                      • Studio
                                      • Traveling

                                      Comments about Hoya 77mm Circular Polarizing Pro 1 Digital Multi-Coated Glass Filter:

                                      Works like it should. No problems.

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                                      • No

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                                      (0 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

                                       
                                      5.0

                                      Good product

                                      By Paulkkim

                                      from Diamond bar, ca

                                      About Me Hobbyist/Enthusiast

                                      Verified Buyer

                                      Pros

                                      • Reliable

                                      Cons

                                        Best Uses

                                        • Landscape Photography
                                        • Traveling

                                        Comments about Hoya 77mm Circular Polarizing Pro 1 Digital Multi-Coated Glass Filter:

                                        Great use it.

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                                        • No

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                                        4.0

                                        Very thin; performs well

                                        By photonfan

                                        from Middlesex, NJ

                                        About Me Hobbyist/Enthusiast

                                        Verified Buyer

                                        Pros

                                        • Reliable

                                        Cons

                                        • Difficult To Use

                                        Best Uses

                                        • Everyday use
                                        • Landscape Photography
                                        • Traveling

                                        Comments about Hoya 77mm Circular Polarizing Pro 1 Digital Multi-Coated Glass Filter:

                                        This polarizing filter is used to reduce glare from surfaces of water and glass nd to enrich blueness of skies. It performs well at its job, but its thinness, a photographic asset, makes it difficult to install and remove since the rotating outer ring and the threaded static inner ring are so thin, and the friction beteen them so high, that they tend to rotate as a unit when using the filter, while the static ring cannot be isolated for easy threading onto or removal from the lens.

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                                        (0 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

                                         
                                        4.0

                                        Good quality. Difficult to adjust.

                                        By Gurkan

                                        from Turkey

                                        About Me Hobbyist/Enthusiast

                                        See all my reviews

                                        Verified Buyer

                                        Pros

                                        • Durable
                                        • Reliable

                                        Cons

                                          Best Uses

                                          • Landscape Photography

                                          Comments about Hoya 77mm Circular Polarizing Pro 1 Digital Multi-Coated Glass Filter:

                                          If adjusted appropriately produces good results. Quality is good.

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                                          (0 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

                                           
                                          5.0

                                          77mm Circular Polarizing Filter

                                          By wayne

                                          from austin TX

                                          About Me Hobbyist/Enthusiast

                                          Verified Buyer

                                          Pros

                                          • Durable
                                          • Easy To Use
                                          • Lightweight

                                          Cons

                                            Best Uses

                                            • Landscape Photography

                                            Comments about Hoya 77mm Circular Polarizing Pro 1 Digital Multi-Coated Glass Filter:

                                            It seem to work just fine - I have not had a chance to use it much but I think it will work fine - I did put a tiny drop of syn oil on the threads after reading about sticking

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