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Tiffen 52mm Digital Ultra Clear Filter

B&H # TIUC52 Mfr # W52DIGULTCLR
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Product Highlights
  • Clear Protection Filter
  • Water White Glass Construction
  • ColorCore Technology

The Tiffen 52mm Digital Ultra Clear Filter is a simple, clear filter designed for general protection for your lens. This optically clear filter does not affect the overall image quality while helping reduce dust, scratches, moisture, and other elements from damaging your lens. Its Water White glass construction is optically pure and maintains consistent light transmission and clarity.

Tiffen filters are made using ColorCore technology; a process that involves laminating the filter substrate between 2 pieces of optical glass, grinding flat to a tolerance of 1/10,000th of an inch, then mounting to precision metal rings.

Clear filter offers general protection for your lens against the elements.
Water White glass is optically pure for providing notable image fidelity and clarity.
Type Clear protection
Size 52 mm
Filter Factor 0
Effect Offers protection to the camera lens
Construction ColorCore technology
Water White glass
Front Filter Thread Size 52 mm
Front Lens Cap Size 52 mm
Tiffen 52mm Digital Ultra Clear Filter
  • 10-Year Limited Warranty
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    Tiffen52mm Digital Ultra Clear Filter
     
    4.7

    (based on 28 reviews)

    Ratings Distribution

    • 5 Stars

       

      (21)

    • 4 Stars

       

      (6)

    • 3 Stars

       

      (0)

    • 2 Stars

       

      (1)

    • 1 Stars

       

      (0)

    96%

    of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

    Pros

    • Clear optics (22)
    • Easy to use (22)
    • Firm mount (18)
    • Strong construction (15)

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Lens protection (23)
        • Reviewer Profile:
        • Photo enthusiast (10), Casual photographer (4), Photography student (3), Pro photographer (3), Semi-pro photographer (3)
        • Was this a gift?:
        • No (18)

      Most Liked Positive Review

       

      Great Protection!

      I bought 2 of these to use as protection only. They will keep your lenses safe from dust and moisture. Since these are clear they will not change the color of your pictures....Read complete review

      I bought 2 of these to use as protection only. They will keep your lenses safe from dust and moisture. Since these are clear they will not change the color of your pictures. I also had one on a 70-300mm shooting through a chain-link fence and got to close to the fence. When my lens auto-focused it scratched the filter a little but NOT the lens. Well worth the small price.

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      Most Liked Negative Review

       

      Ghosting and Flare Issues

      Bought it as a protective lens cover. Great for keeping dust and dirt from the lens but I noticed that night scenes suffer from excessive ghosting and flare.

      Bought it as a protective lens cover. Great for keeping dust and dirt from the lens but I noticed that night scenes suffer from excessive ghosting and flare.

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      5.0

      Exactly what I expected

      By Lulasmomma

      from Madison, WI

      About Me Semi-pro Photographer

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

        Cons

          Best Uses

            Comments about Tiffen 52mm Digital Ultra Clear Filter:

            Filter screwed on with no problems and doesn't cause any changes to the image. Great buy for the price. Only issue I had was that it was already opened inside the delivery box, so it fell onto the floor immediately after I opened the delivery box. Thankfully I was over carpet, so no problem. Don't know if this was a problem on the manufacturer's end or B&H. I'm just glad it wasn't damaged!

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            • No

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            5.0

            Great filter

            By Shred

            from Los Angeles, CA

            About Me Photography Student

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Clear Optics
            • Easy To Use
            • Firm Mount
            • Strong Construction

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Lens Protection

              Comments about Tiffen 52mm Digital Ultra Clear Filter:

              I like this filter! Nice glass and very clear and clean without a tint. Feels strong. Screws in perfect and not expensive!

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              • No

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              5.0

              Great product.

              By Eddie

              from Seattle, WA

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Easy To Use

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Lens Protection

                Comments about Tiffen 52mm Digital Ultra Clear Filter:

                Capable to the equipment that we've been using in our reseach.

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                • No

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                4.0

                Clear but reflect

                By Laura

                from Ecuador

                About Me Photography Student

                See all my reviews

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Clear Optics
                • Firm Mount

                Cons

                • Inconsistent Effect

                Best Uses

                • Filter Protection

                Comments about Tiffen 52mm Digital Ultra Clear Filter:

                I think this filter is clear enought, I've use it on day and night, and it's really nice, the only thing I don't like about it is that lights reflects keep coming to my lens and in the pictures you see the spot or spots of lights, but then I should be looking for another type of filter, but till now no scracht on it.

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                • No

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                5.0

                Protect your Lenses!

                By Pete Bauer

                from South Bend, IN

                About Me Pro Photographer

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Clear Optics
                • Easy To Use
                • Firm Mount
                • Strong Construction

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Lens Protection

                  Comments about Tiffen 52mm Digital Ultra Clear Filter:

                  Tiffen Ultra Clear filters are a great way to protect your lenses without changing your exposure. Think about it: Which would you rather replace, a scratched lens worth $1500 or a scratched filter that costs a fraction of that?

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                  • No

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                  4.0

                  Great UV and filter protect

                  By Juan P. Bialade

                  from Olivos, Buenos Aires, Argentina

                  About Me Semi-pro Photographer

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Easy To Use
                  • Great Value

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Lens Protection
                    • UV Protection

                    Comments about Tiffen 52mm Digital Ultra Clear Filter:

                    It is with no doubt a very good protection filter for my Canon EF 40mm f/2.8 STM Pancake Lens. I prefer B+W MRC scoth glass filters for my most expensive lenses, but for a pancake lens, this is great: very durable, great uv protection and most important, lens protection for a very god price.

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                    5.0

                    Fits and protects the Nikon 35mm 1.8

                    By Dennis

                    from Fairfax, VA

                    About Me Casual Photographer

                    Pros

                    • Clear Optics
                    • Easy To Use
                    • Firm Mount
                    • Strong Construction

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                      • Lens Protection

                      Comments about Tiffen 52mm Digital Ultra Clear Filter:

                      Was going to buy the Nikon brand and then a friend recommended Tiffen. Glad I bought this instead. Great quality, no ghosting.Fits the Nikon 35mm/1.8 perfectly and still allows the lens cover to attach, which I was a bit worried about as some filters cramp out the cover.For this price, it protects my lens! Easy choice.

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                      • No

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                      5.0

                      Clearly a winner

                      By GoodMango

                      from LI, New York

                      About Me Photo Enthusiast

                      Verified Buyer

                      Pros

                      • Clear Optics
                      • Strong Construction

                      Cons

                        Best Uses

                        • Lens Protection

                        Comments about Tiffen 52mm Digital Ultra Clear Filter:

                        Tiffen did a great job of making a super clear lens for protecting my Lumix 52mm lens at a super cheap price. Using it keeps my lens clean and it does not change the clarity and precision of my shots. Cool

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                        • No

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                        5.0

                        Basic Filter

                        By Rooster

                        from san jose,ca

                        About Me Photo Enthusiast

                        Verified Buyer

                        Pros

                        • Clear Optics
                        • Easy To Use
                        • Firm Mount

                        Cons

                          Best Uses

                          • Lens Protection

                          Comments about Tiffen 52mm Digital Ultra Clear Filter:

                          Works as it should

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                          • No

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                          5.0

                          Very useful

                          By Marilole

                          from Austin, TX

                          About Me Photography Student

                          Verified Buyer

                          Pros

                          • Clear Optics
                          • Easy To Use
                          • Firm Mount
                          • Strong Construction

                          Cons

                            Best Uses

                            • Lens Protection
                            • UV Protection

                            Comments about Tiffen 52mm Digital Ultra Clear Filter:

                            This filter is a great way to protect your lens, it is very clear and wont affect your pics.

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                            • No

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                            5.0

                            Perfect and priced right

                            By Stump

                            from Wilsonville, OR

                            About Me Casual Photographer

                            Verified Buyer

                            Pros

                            • Easy To Use

                            Cons

                              Best Uses

                              • Lens Protection

                              Comments about Tiffen 52mm Digital Ultra Clear Filter:

                              great to protect lens.

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                              5.0

                              I would buy this product again

                              By Jacy

                              from Ontario, Canada

                              About Me Pro Photographer

                              Verified Buyer

                              Pros

                              • Clear Optics

                              Cons

                                Best Uses

                                • Lens Protection

                                Comments about Tiffen 52mm Digital Ultra Clear Filter:

                                I used this product to protect my lens.

                                • Was this a gift?:
                                • No

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                                5.0

                                Great Lens Protection

                                By milehightrader

                                from Aurora, CO

                                About Me Photo Enthusiast

                                Verified Buyer

                                Pros

                                • Clear Optics
                                • Easy To Use
                                • Firm Mount
                                • Strong Construction

                                Cons

                                  Best Uses

                                  • Filter Protection
                                  • Lens Protection

                                  Comments about Tiffen 52mm Digital Ultra Clear Filter:

                                  I prefer the Tiffen Digital Ultra Clear filter to protect my lenses, and use them on all of mine. Great quality at a decent price.

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                                  • No

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                                  5.0

                                  Do not neglect your lense

                                  By Johnny

                                  from Nashville, TN

                                  About Me Aspiring Film Maker

                                  Verified Buyer

                                  Pros

                                  • Compact Design
                                  • Easy To Use
                                  • Improves Picture Quality

                                  Cons

                                    Best Uses

                                    • Shooting Indoors
                                    • Shooting Outdoors
                                    • Upgrade

                                    Comments about Tiffen 52mm Digital Ultra Clear Filter:

                                    So you have bought that expensive lense, it is time to protect it in more ways than one. I like the ultra clear better than others I have used. Do not put a super cheap filter on your expensive lense.

                                    Love this filter.

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                                    • No

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                                    5.0

                                    Clearly the best

                                    By JWR

                                    from Barrington, RI

                                    About Me Tech Savvy

                                    Verified Buyer

                                    Pros

                                    • Easy To Use

                                    Cons

                                      Best Uses

                                        Comments about Tiffen 52mm Digital Ultra Clear Filter:

                                        Great product to protect an expensive camera lens. Very clear and inexpensive.

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                                        • No

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                                        4.0

                                        great product

                                        By Ralph

                                        from St.Louis

                                        About Me Casual Photographer

                                        Verified Buyer

                                        Pros

                                        • Clear Optics
                                        • Easy To Use
                                        • Firm Mount
                                        • Strong Construction

                                        Cons

                                          Best Uses

                                          • Lens Protection

                                          Comments about Tiffen 52mm Digital Ultra Clear Filter:

                                          Very useful accessory

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                                          • No

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                                          5.0

                                          Excellent

                                          By Sam

                                          from New Jersey

                                          About Me Casual Photographer

                                          Verified Buyer

                                          Pros

                                          • Clear Optics
                                          • Easy To Use
                                          • Firm Mount
                                          • Strong Construction

                                          Cons

                                            Best Uses

                                            • Lens Protection

                                            Comments about Tiffen 52mm Digital Ultra Clear Filter:

                                            No distortion at all, perfectly clear, has already saved my lens.

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                                            • No

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                                            5.0

                                            Good protective filter

                                            By Nick

                                            from Boston MA

                                            About Me Photo Enthusiast

                                            Verified Buyer

                                            Pros

                                            • Clear Optics
                                            • Easy To Use
                                            • Firm Mount
                                            • Strong Construction

                                            Cons

                                              Best Uses

                                              • Lens Protection

                                              Comments about Tiffen 52mm Digital Ultra Clear Filter:

                                              Use to protect new lens.
                                              Clear, easy to thread onto lens.
                                              Easy to clean and no scratches.

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                                              • No

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                                              4.0

                                              Does The Job

                                              By GlossGreen

                                              from Germany

                                              About Me Photo Enthusiast

                                              Verified Buyer

                                              Pros

                                              • Clear Optics
                                              • Easy To Use

                                              Cons

                                                Best Uses

                                                • Lens Protection

                                                Comments about Tiffen 52mm Digital Ultra Clear Filter:

                                                As far as filters go this one is simple and effective, perfect for protecting a lens.

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                                                • No

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                                                4.0

                                                Good quality for a reasonable price

                                                By DigitL

                                                from Dallas TX

                                                About Me Photo Enthusiast

                                                Verified Buyer

                                                Pros

                                                • Clear Optics
                                                • Firm Mount

                                                Cons

                                                  Best Uses

                                                  • Lens Protection

                                                  Comments about Tiffen 52mm Digital Ultra Clear Filter:

                                                  Get one to protect the lens. It is a really good investment.

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                                                  • No

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