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Formatt Hitech 58mm Low Contrast 1 Filter

B&H # FOLC158 Mfr # BF 58-1-LOWCO
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Price: $67.50
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Product Highlights
  • Use in Video for Film Look
  • Reduces Contrast
  • Increases Shadow Detail
  • High-Quality Schott Glass

Formatt 58mm Low Contrast 1 Filters are for use when the sun is too bright and the shadows too dark and it is difficult to get good detail in both at the same time. Formatt Low Contrast Filters reduce contrast by allowing more shadow detail.

Formatt, a company with three generations of professional filter-making experience produces every filter to the highest technical standards. The finest materials, together with state of-the-art production technology have resulted in a standard of optical excellence unmatched anywhere else.

Note! Formatt Low Contrast Filters are available in strengths from 1/8 to 5 with 5 having the greatest effect

Brings back detail into deepest black
Creates muted pastel colors
Ideal when used in combination with other filters; for example, when used with a 0.3 Neutral Density (one-stop), you can maintain your depth of field for sharpness of image while reducing excessive highlight brightness and subtly lightening shadows
Each filter is manufactured from quality Schott-Desag B270 Crown Optical Glass
Absolute consistency in color and density to Kodak Wratten standards
Precision grinding and polishing result in unbeatable optical flatness allowing use on even ultra-long focal length lenses
Filter edges are protected with a unique frame for maximum protection and easy handling
Type Low Contrast
Size 58mm
Grade 1
Filter Factor Not Specified by Manufacturer
Multi-Coated Not Applicable
Rotating Not Applicable
Effect Reduces contrast by allowing more shadow detail to be visible
Application For use in extreme lighting situations, i.e. when the sun is too bright and the shadows too dark; ideal for those who shoot video and desire a film look
Color Temperature Not Specified by Manufacturer
Construction Schott-Desag B270 Crown Optical Glass
Front Filter Thread Size 58mm
Front Lens Cap Size 58mm
Formatt Hitech 58mm Low Contrast 1 Filter
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