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B+W77mm 0.6 ND 102 Filter
 
4.8

(based on 21 reviews)

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100%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to use (14)
  • Clear optics (13)
  • Strong construction (13)
  • Firm mount (11)
  • Improves picture quality (3)

Cons

No Cons

Best Uses

  • Image manipulation (5)
  • Shooting outdoors (4)
  • Color correction (3)
  • Filter protection (3)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Pro photographer (6), Photo enthusiast (4), Semi-pro photographer (3)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No (13)

Most Liked Positive Review

 

Great product

I had the first opportunity to use this at a wedding when a last-minute family picture needed to happen under direct sunlight. I quickly set up my flash units for fill flash, installed this...Read complete review

I had the first opportunity to use this at a wedding when a last-minute family picture needed to happen under direct sunlight. I quickly set up my flash units for fill flash, installed this filter and was able to get the shutter speed below sync speed without closing the aperture too much (there were trees and a field in the background which I wanted to keep out of focus). The pictures turned out great! Used with a Canon 5D body & 24-70 F2.8L lens.

Excellent product.

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perfect -

good fit, good quality

good fit, good quality

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5.0

Quality Workmanship

By David-eye

from Texas Hill Country

About Me Photo Enthusiast

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Durable

Cons

    Best Uses

      Comments about B+W 77mm 0.6 ND 102 Filter:

      Simply a great filter that does the job. B+W seem to have the best, most cleanable coatings.

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      5.0

      B+W Quality

      By AaronNathanson.

      from Vancouver, BC

      Verified Buyer

      Comments about B+W 77mm 0.6 ND 102 Filter:

      I know that whenever I purchase a B+W filter I am paying a little more for uncompromising quality. This lens was exactly what I expected from, in my opinion, the best filter manufacturer out there. Highly recommended; look no further than B+W for filters.

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      4.0

      Good enough

      By Hoan Trinh

      from Torrington, CT

      About Me Pro Photographer

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Easy to Use

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Family Photos

        Comments about B+W 77mm 0.6 ND 102 Filter:

        I used this filter for strobist portrait photography. A 2 stop ND filter is great for this purpose as it doesn't dimmed the viewfinder all that much and doesn't really interfere with the AF. However, I can definitely notice the different in quality between a filtered and non filtered optic. I don't really use filter all that much so I can't compare but at the end of the day, I think it's a good value for the money.

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        5.0

        I would buy this product again

        By Dengozo

        from Bayamon, Puerto Rico.

        About Me Semi-pro Photographer

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

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

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Image Manipulation

          Comments about B+W 77mm 0.6 ND 102 Filter:

          I use this ND filter for movies on my Canon 5d mark III and work very good on sunny days. I like it. I recommend to buy this product.

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          • No

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          3.0

          perfect -

          By mpegcto

          from san francisco

          About Me Pro Photographer

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Clear Optics
          • Easy To Use
          • Strong Construction

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • UV Protection

            Comments about B+W 77mm 0.6 ND 102 Filter:

            good fit, good quality

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            • No

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            5.0

            Just what I was looking for. Excellent

            By Joe Callahan

            from Spain

            About Me Pro Photographer

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

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

            Cons

            • Inconsistent Effect

            Best Uses

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

            Comments about B+W 77mm 0.6 ND 102 Filter:

            It is easy to get the image you are looking for with this product.

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            5.0

            Great product

            By laza101

            from Michigan

            About Me Semi-pro Photographer

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Clear Optics
            • Easy To Use
            • Strong Construction

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Lowering shutter speed

              Comments about B+W 77mm 0.6 ND 102 Filter:

              I had the first opportunity to use this at a wedding when a last-minute family picture needed to happen under direct sunlight. I quickly set up my flash units for fill flash, installed this filter and was able to get the shutter speed below sync speed without closing the aperture too much (there were trees and a field in the background which I wanted to keep out of focus). The pictures turned out great! Used with a Canon 5D body & 24-70 F2.8L lens.

              Excellent product.

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              • No

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              5.0

              Awesome Buy for the Money

              By Ladd

              from WV / WA

              About Me Photo Enthusiast

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

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

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Special effects

                Comments about B+W 77mm 0.6 ND 102 Filter:

                Buying 77mm ND filters is not for the faint of heart! I mainly shoot landscapes and waterfalls, so the ND filter is a must for me.

                I was surprised to find this filter for the price. I've owned other B+W filters and never had an issue with any of them. It's sturdy, high performing glass, and I would buy it again.

                Though I will probably upgrade to a more expensive slim mount piece of glass in the future, this one is perfect for the time being.

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                4.0

                Worked

                By Trevor Red Eye

                from Orlando, FL

                About Me Film Professional

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Easy To Use
                • Improves Picture Quality

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Close Up Filming
                  • Panoramic Filming
                  • Shooting Outdoors
                  • Upgrade

                  Comments about B+W 77mm 0.6 ND 102 Filter:

                  Was useful in blocking out light. Mostly for me used in video mode on my DSLR camera. The .6 ND filter allows me to expose a scene at a lower f-stop and a lower shutter speed. It bothers me to see DSLR footage (even my own) that was shot with a fast shutter. That shallow depth of field look is so trendy. But to get truly beautiful cinematic shots, you have to show with a normal shutter AND a shallow depth of field. An ND filter does that for you.

                  The 0.6 ND allowed me to shoot a scene with ISO 100, shutter 60, and f2.5. Without the filter I had to bring the iris to f5.0.

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                  5.0

                  Great filter!

                  By SD

                  from Bothell, WA

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Easy To Use
                  • Improves Picture Quality

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Shooting Outdoors

                    Comments about B+W 77mm 0.6 ND 102 Filter:

                    Great to use for extending exposure, especially to soften up water.

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                    • No

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                    5.0

                    works

                    By AdiS

                    from Portland, OR

                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

                    • Improves Picture Quality

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                      • Shooting Outdoors

                      Comments about B+W 77mm 0.6 ND 102 Filter:

                      This B+W basic 2-stop ND has no fancy coating whatsoever, but works, really. My G lenses have every coating they need, so I went for the basic filters. But because it's a B+W, it has top quality glass and durable ring.

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                      5.0

                      Canon 7D Daylight Video

                      By Michael

                      from San Diego

                      About Me Film Professional

                      Verified Buyer

                      Pros

                      • High Quality

                      Cons

                      • Price

                      Best Uses

                      • Shooting Outdoors

                      Comments about B+W 77mm 0.6 ND 102 Filter:

                      I use this filter for shooting surfing videos in bright daylight conditions.

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                      • No

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                      5.0

                      A must have for Landscape Photography

                      By Travis

                      from Roswell, Georgia

                      About Me Semi-pro Photographer

                      Verified Buyer

                      Pros

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

                      Cons

                        Best Uses

                        • Slow Shutter Speed work

                        Comments about B+W 77mm 0.6 ND 102 Filter:

                        This was my first B+W filter, and it will not be the last. It is very sturdy, well made, and fit perfectly on my lens. I appreciated it having threads on the front, to allow for stacking filters. An ND filter is a must have for every lens in your bag for anyone doing Landscape Photography. This one is a great tool for the money, which makes it a great value.

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                        5.0

                        Very good product

                        By Jonny DSLR

                        from Tucson, Arizona

                        About Me Pro Photographer

                        Verified Buyer

                        Pros

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

                        Cons

                          Best Uses

                          • Color Correction
                          • Filter Protection
                          • Image Manipulation

                          Comments about B+W 77mm 0.6 ND 102 Filter:

                          This is a great filter for making video look less "electronic" and more film-like. I use it when shooting outdoors in bright light, and I often use it with a polarizing filter. In addition to improving the image, it acts as a kind of ND filter, allowing me to shoot at a lower shutter speed, which is great for timelapses.

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                          (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

                           
                          5.0

                          Great glass!

                          By Åsmund

                          from Oslo, Norway

                          Verified Buyer

                          Pros

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

                          Cons

                            Best Uses

                              Comments about B+W 77mm 0.6 ND 102 Filter:

                              I use this filter on my EF 24-70 and 70-200 when shooting with strobes in bright light to get a shorter DOF. Both the optics and constructions are great!

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                              5.0

                              Typical excellent B+W Quality

                              By Lu-Max

                              from CO, USA

                              About Me Photo Enthusiast

                              Verified Buyer

                              Pros

                              • Clear Optics
                              • Firm Mount
                              • Strong Construction

                              Cons

                                Best Uses

                                • Increased Exp Time

                                Comments about B+W 77mm 0.6 ND 102 Filter:

                                I bought this to replace a lower-end filter, I greatly prefer this one. The other caused somewhat softer images, bit the case with this B+W filter.

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                                5.0

                                gorgeous filter

                                By raw photo

                                from new milford, ct

                                About Me Pro Photographer

                                Verified Buyer

                                Pros

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

                                Cons

                                  Best Uses

                                  • Image Manipulation

                                  Comments about B+W 77mm 0.6 ND 102 Filter:

                                  Worth every penny compared to the cheaper alternatives. Sharpness is dead on and works great.

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                                  5.0

                                  I would recomend B & H filters

                                  By Jim

                                  from Racine, WI

                                  About Me Photo Enthusiast

                                  Verified Buyer

                                  Pros

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

                                  Cons

                                    Best Uses

                                    • Filter Protection

                                    Comments about B+W 77mm 0.6 ND 102 Filter:

                                    Good product for long exposure photo's

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                                    (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                                     
                                    5.0

                                    Great for midday shots

                                    By Jeremy

                                    from Nashville, TN

                                    About Me Pro Photographer

                                    Verified Buyer

                                    Pros

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

                                    Cons

                                      Best Uses

                                      • Image Manipulation

                                      Comments about B+W 77mm 0.6 ND 102 Filter:

                                      I bought this to use for midday shots when I needed to soften the look of Fall Creek Falls, and I liked being able to couple it with the 0.3 ND filter to get the desired look. Otherwise, it provides great light control without affecting the color.

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                                      5.0

                                      neutral density

                                      By Andi

                                      from Germany

                                      Verified Buyer

                                      Comments about B+W 77mm 0.6 ND 102 Filter:

                                      I use this filter for my canon standard lenses to balance my outdoor shuttertime while using a flash. I also use it to increase my shuttertime to motion blur subjects. It´s a good gadget to have. You might get a similar effect with a polarizing filter, but the light setting might change, if you are flashing from a certain angle.

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