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B+W 72mm XS-Pro UV MRC-Nano 010M Filter

B&H # BWUVXSP72 Mfr # 66-1066124
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Product Highlights
  • Absorbs Ultraviolet Light
  • Reduces Bluish Cast of Daylight
  • General Protective Filter
  • MRC Multi-Resistant Coating
  • Nano Coating Simplifies Cleaning Process
  • Rugged Matte Black Brass Filter Ring
  • High Quality Schott Glass

The B+W 72mm XS-Pro UV MRC-Nano 010M Filter is a general use, clear filter that helps to absorb ultraviolet light and reduce the bluish cast of daylight. No additional coloration or contrast is provided, allowing you to pair this filter with others.

The UV filter is also useful as a general protective filter to leave on lenses at all times. Filters help to reduce dust and moisture from reaching your lens element and provide additional protection in case of drops or situations where scratching could occur.

The Multi-Resistant Coating (MRC) is both an anti-reflection coating as well as a protective surface. It helps to increase light transmission by reducing reflections, scattered light, and ghosting. Additionally, it offers greater protection to the filter substrate and stays cleaner for longer than uncoated filters. The Nano coating associated with XS-Pro filters incorporates an additional 8th layer over the regular MRC and results in a better beading effect with water for greater cleaning efficiency.

B+W filters are constructed from high quality Schott glass for increased optical clarity and color fidelity. This filter features the XS-Pro Digital mount which is specifically designed for DSLR use with wide angle and zoom lenses. The filter ring is made from brass for durability as well as jamming prevention.

Note: This filter ring's outside diameter is slightly larger than the actual thread size, and because of this you may be unable to attach the lens manufacturer's bayonet-mounted lens hood to the lens while using this filter. This is dependent on your specific lens and how thick the front rim of the lens is; with thinner, low-profile lenses usually being affected more.

Absorbs UV light and reduces bluish cast of daylight.
Clear filter provides no additional coloration or contrast, allowing you to pair this filter with others.
General protection filter reduces dust, moisture, and scratches from reaching lens elements.
Multi-Resistant Coating offers both protection to the glass and helps to improve light transmission and image quality.
Nano coating promotes a better beading effect with water for more efficient cleaning.
Constructed from high quality Schott glass for optical clarity.
Brass filter ring helps to prevent jamming and provides additional strength.
Type UV
Size 72 mm
Grade 010
Filter Factor 0
Multi-Coated Yes, MRC (Multi-Resistant Coating)
Effect Absorbs UV rays and reduces bluish cast from daylight
Construction Schott Glass
Front Filter Thread Size 72 mm
Front Lens Cap Size 72 mm
B+W 72mm XS-Pro UV MRC-Nano 010M Filter
  • Limited 10-Year Warranty
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    B+W72mm XS-Pro UV MRC-Nano 010M Filter
     
    4.9

    (based on 22 reviews)

    Ratings Distribution

    • 5 Stars

       

      (20)

    • 4 Stars

       

      (2)

    • 3 Stars

       

      (0)

    • 2 Stars

       

      (0)

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    100%

    of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

    Pros

    • Strong construction (15)
    • Clear optics (13)
    • Easy to use (12)
    • Firm mount (12)

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Lens protection (14)
      • UV protection (13)
        • Reviewer Profile:
        • Photo enthusiast (7), Pro photographer (7), Semi-pro photographer (4)
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      5.0

      works good

      By neo

      from CA

      About Me Casual Photographer

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

        Cons

          Best Uses

            Comments about B+W 72mm XS-Pro UV MRC-Nano 010M Filter:

            This is my third B+W UV filter. Works as usual. I use it mainly for lens protection.

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            5.0

            Great Filters

            By bullmoon

            from ATL

            About Me Pro Photographer

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Easy to Use
            • Great Picture Quality

            Cons

              Best Uses

                Comments about B+W 72mm XS-Pro UV MRC-Nano 010M Filter:

                Low profile, nice protection, doesn't obstruct my lens hood. Using with Canon 135 f2 L.

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                5.0

                good filter

                By Serge Photo

                from Guelph Ontario

                About Me Photo Enthusiast

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Clear Optics
                • Easy to clean
                • Firm Mount
                • Strong Construction

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Any Lens
                  • Lens Protection
                  • UV Protection

                  Comments about B+W 72mm XS-Pro UV MRC-Nano 010M Filter:

                  i got this filter for my canon lens 135mm f2L. Since this is a great lens, i needed the best possible filter and B + W had a reputation of being the best. Images are great and there is no difference in image quality with or without the filter. Mind you in winter time i do not take many photos outside and have not seen the UV qualities of this filter yet. I am hoping fo the best.

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                  5.0

                  Great filter

                  By Fish

                  from afghanistan

                  About Me Semi-pro Photographer

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Clear Optics
                  • Strong Construction

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Filter Protection
                    • Lens Protection

                    Comments about B+W 72mm XS-Pro UV MRC-Nano 010M Filter:

                    I abuse my filters not my lenses. I always cover my lenses with a good filter like these B&W's that are easy to clean in the field. I try to keep a specific lens rag with me at all times, but some time you just have to use your shirt. The nano coat makes them easy to clean without any spots and I still haven't managed to scratch one, so they are durable as well.

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                    5.0

                    A++++

                    By Jr

                    from TN

                    Comments about B+W 72mm XS-Pro UV MRC-Nano 010M Filter:

                    Great filter love the low profile

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                    5.0

                    A+++

                    By Jeff

                    from Tn

                    Comments about B+W 72mm XS-Pro UV MRC-Nano 010M Filter:

                    B&W is great product

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                    5.0

                    best you can get!

                    By valdstejn

                    from Prague, Czech rep.

                    About Me Pro Photographer

                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

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

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                      • Lens Protection
                      • UV Protection

                      Comments about B+W 72mm XS-Pro UV MRC-Nano 010M Filter:

                      having 12 L lenses, on half of them this filter - would never go for another one.

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                      5.0

                      I would buy again

                      By JPH

                      from Canton, GA

                      About Me Photo Enthusiast

                      Verified Buyer

                      Pros

                      • Easy To Use
                      • Firm Mount
                      • Strong Construction

                      Cons

                        Best Uses

                        • Color Correction
                        • Filter Protection
                        • Lens Protection
                        • UV Protection

                        Comments about B+W 72mm XS-Pro UV MRC-Nano 010M Filter:

                        Replacement for a different brand, and beside offering protection, it also adds an improvement to the green and blue colors outdoors.

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                        4.0

                        Good value good price

                        By BobL

                        from Chi Town

                        About Me Photo Enthusiast

                        Verified Buyer

                        Pros

                        • Easy To Use
                        • Firm Mount
                        • Strong Construction

                        Cons

                          Best Uses

                          • Lens Protection
                          • UV Protection

                          Comments about B+W 72mm XS-Pro UV MRC-Nano 010M Filter:

                          Great and inexpensive insurance. Attaches smoothly and removes smoothly

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                          • No

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                          5.0

                          B+W Filter

                          By Satisified in St. Augustine

                          from St. Augustine, FL

                          About Me Photo Enthusiast

                          Verified Buyer

                          Pros

                          • Clear Optics
                          • Easy To Use

                          Cons

                            Best Uses

                            • Lens Protection
                            • UV Protection

                            Comments about B+W 72mm XS-Pro UV MRC-Nano 010M Filter:

                            Great optics as expected per B+W. Clarity and quality in one package. Would recommend for routine use on lens even if UV filter not necessary. When using excellent lenses, it pays to have excellent filters in front.

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                            4.0

                            Poor Quality Control

                            By SparkyShots

                            from Bay Area, CA

                            About Me Photo Enthusiast

                            Verified Buyer

                            Pros

                            • Easy To Use
                            • Firm Mount
                            • Strong Construction

                            Cons

                            • Filter Was Dirty

                            Best Uses

                            • Lens Protection
                            • UV Protection

                            Comments about B+W 72mm XS-Pro UV MRC-Nano 010M Filter:

                            This is my second B+W filter. For the lenses I buy I demand the best quality, that's why I choose B+W. My first lens was perfect out of the box, however this lens had what appeared to be a fine spray of some material on both sides of the glass. I'm attempting to clean it but am considering returning it for an exchange. Build quality is excellent, I feel that this is purely a QC issue.

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                            5.0

                            Best Filter for a great price!

                            By TGPhoto

                            from Omaha, NE

                            About Me Pro Photographer

                            Verified Buyer

                            Pros

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

                            Cons

                              Best Uses

                              • Lens Protection
                              • UV Protection

                              Comments about B+W 72mm XS-Pro UV MRC-Nano 010M Filter:

                              I use the filter for its protective qualities and have had wonderful experiences with B+W and this is no exception. Quality materials, quality filter.

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                              5.0

                              Perfect

                              By Jade Alayne

                              from Los Angeles california

                              About Me Pro Photographer

                              Verified Buyer

                              Pros

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

                              Cons

                                Best Uses

                                • Lens Protection

                                Comments about B+W 72mm XS-Pro UV MRC-Nano 010M Filter:

                                clean , nice glass and no problems

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                                • No

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                                5.0

                                *****

                                By T Pain

                                from Alberta, Canada

                                About Me Semi-pro Photographer

                                Verified Buyer

                                Pros

                                • Clear Optics
                                • Strong Construction

                                Cons

                                  Best Uses

                                    Comments about B+W 72mm XS-Pro UV MRC-Nano 010M Filter:

                                    Great filter. Worth the $$

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                                    • No

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                                    5.0

                                    Happy with the Filter

                                    By PeterD

                                    from Phoenix, AZ

                                    About Me Photo Enthusiast

                                    Verified Buyer

                                    Pros

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

                                    Cons

                                      Best Uses

                                      • Lens Protection
                                      • UV Protection

                                      Comments about B+W 72mm XS-Pro UV MRC-Nano 010M Filter:

                                      Filter works great on my Canon EFS 18-200 Zoom lens. It screws on tightly and smoothly and the lens cap attaches to the Filter firmly, I have no worries about knocking it off accidently. The Filter is large enough that it does not intrude on a wide angle shot. I am basically frugal so I found it to be a fairly expensive filter. However I prefer to think of a friends advice - "Always buy the best and you will only cry once!"

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                                      5.0

                                      Quality filter for your best lenses

                                      By Bullseye

                                      from Quebec, Canada

                                      About Me Semi-pro Photographer

                                      Verified Buyer

                                      Pros

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

                                      Cons

                                      • None

                                      Best Uses

                                      • Lens Protection
                                      • UV Protection

                                      Comments about B+W 72mm XS-Pro UV MRC-Nano 010M Filter:

                                      Crystal clear, slim, easy to clean!

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                                      • No

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                                      5.0

                                      Always the best glass with B+W

                                      By kp2000

                                      from Castle Rock, CO

                                      About Me Pro Photographer

                                      Verified Buyer

                                      Pros

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

                                      Cons

                                        Best Uses

                                        • UV Protection

                                        Comments about B+W 72mm XS-Pro UV MRC-Nano 010M Filter:

                                        Cuts through the haze with super glass.

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                                        • No

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                                        5.0

                                        does the job

                                        By theguy

                                        from pasadena ca

                                        About Me Semi-pro Photographer

                                        Verified Buyer

                                        Pros

                                        • Clear Optics
                                        • Strong Construction

                                        Cons

                                          Best Uses

                                          • Lens Protection
                                          • UV Protection

                                          Comments about B+W 72mm XS-Pro UV MRC-Nano 010M Filter:

                                          its the best

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                                          • No

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                                          5.0

                                          So far so good!

                                          By Doughnut

                                          from Oslo, Norway

                                          About Me Pro Photographer

                                          Verified Buyer

                                          Pros

                                          • Clear Optics
                                          • Firm Mount
                                          • Strong Construction

                                          Cons

                                            Best Uses

                                            • Lens Protection
                                            • UV Protection

                                            Comments about B+W 72mm XS-Pro UV MRC-Nano 010M Filter:

                                            To start I know alot of photographers debate over wether or not it's a sinn to put UV filter on Zeiss lenses. I own only Zeiss primes for 5D mkII and I use this setup for work. I wanted something to protect the lenses, as well as the best quality.

                                            72 XS-Pro UV MRC-Nano 010M Filter by B+W is a great filter, I use this on all Zeiss lenses.

                                            I also use B+W Polarizer and ND filter. Very high quality and brass rings, so easier to loosen.

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                                            5.0

                                            Impressive Quality

                                            By Sharp Shooter

                                            from Vancouver, BC

                                            About Me Photo Enthusiast

                                            Verified Buyer

                                            Pros

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

                                            Cons

                                              Best Uses

                                              • Lens Protection
                                              • UV Protection

                                              Comments about B+W 72mm XS-Pro UV MRC-Nano 010M Filter:

                                              Very impressed so far. Prior to choosing this filter, I was contemplating between Sony Ziess 72 mm and the Hoya multicoated HD. B+W is more money but you get all Brass ring, high quality glass, X-S Pro is very slim with outer threads for your lens cap. Also a special nano coating which makes cleaning very easy.

                                              After reading a lot of reviews, I noticed that Hoya had a lot of complaints regarding keeping it clean and Sony Ziess is just a multicoated protector and not a uv filter.

                                              Although when my B+W filter arrived, I was very disappointed as it had a very minor scratch and had to be returned. B&H quickly send me another one rightaway and the faulty one was sent back.

                                              Great customer service from B&H.

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