Hoya 77mm HD3 UV Filter

BH #HOUVHD377 • MFR #XHD3-77UV
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Hoya 77mm HD3 UV Filter
Key Features
  • Clear Protective Filter
  • Absorbs Ultraviolet Light
  • Reduces Bluish Cast of Daylight
  • 1x Filter Factor, No Exposure Change
The Hoya 77mm HD3 UV Filter is a general use, clear filter designed to absorb ultraviolet light and reduce the bluish cast of daylight. Aside from the reduction of unwanted blue casts, no additional coloration or contrast is created, and adjustments to exposure are not required while using this filter. To prevent internal ghosting and reflections while providing over 99.7% light transmission, 16 layers of anti-reflection nano coatings are applied to each side. This total of 32 coatings offers a high degree of protection to the filter substrate and helps it to stay clean for longer than uncoated filters. The nano coating formula associated with HD3 UV filters results in an improved beading effect when in contact with water for greater cleaning efficiency and is also effective with regard to oil and stains.
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Hoya HD3 UV Filter Overview

The Hoya 77mm HD3 UV Filter is a general use, clear filter designed to absorb ultraviolet light and reduce the bluish cast of daylight. Aside from the reduction of unwanted blue casts, no additional coloration or contrast is created, and adjustments to exposure are not required while using this filter. To prevent internal ghosting and reflections while providing over 99.7% light transmission, 16 layers of anti-reflection nano coatings are applied to each side. This total of 32 coatings offers a high degree of protection to the filter substrate and helps it to stay clean for longer than uncoated filters. The nano coating formula associated with HD3 UV filters results in an improved beading effect when in contact with water for greater cleaning efficiency and is also effective with regard to oil and stains.

Constructed from chemically-hardened optical glass, the Hoya 77mm HD3 UV Filter offers enhanced resistance to scratches while providing clarity and color fidelity. It also features a thin, lightweight, aluminum-alloy filter ring to minimize the potential for vignetting.

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

Absorbs UV light and reduces bluish cast of daylight.
Does not require adjustments to exposure while in use.
16-layer nano multicoated on each side for a total of 32 layers to prevent internal ghosting and reflections while providing over 99.7% light transmission.
Nano multicoatings provide an improved beading effect with water for more efficient cleaning that is also effective with regard to oil and stains.
Creates no additional coloration or contrast.
General protection filter reduces dust, moisture, and scratches from reaching lens elements.
Thin, lightweight aluminum-alloy filter ring helps to prevent vignetting.
Plastic case for storage and transport.
UPC: 024066061560

Hoya HD3 UV Filter Specs

Filter TypeUV
Filter Factor1x (0-Stop)
Circular Size77 mm Filter Thread
Front Accessory Thread / Bayonet77 mm
CoatingsMulti-Coating
Filter MaterialGlass
Ring MaterialAluminum
Packaging Info
Package Weight0.145 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH)4.4 x 3.6 x 0.55"
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Does this particular filter downgrade image sharpness in any way vs. not using a filter at all?
Asked by: Rick
No noticable degradation. Also, lens protection in outdoor or active photography is important.
Answered by: Anonymous
Date published: 2019-02-07

Where are these made?

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Asked by: Alan
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Date published: 2021-02-22

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Can this filter be used with 300mm f/2.8l usm11 lens?
Asked by: Steve
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Asked by: Alan
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Date published: 2021-02-22

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what is the warranty for the 52 and 58mm HD3 UV, HD3 CPL and variable ND filters?
Asked by: Anonymous
Hoya filters carry a limited lifetime warranty.
Answered by: Heather S.
Date published: 2018-08-26

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Is it hype, or are these filters, indeed, easier to clean?
Asked by: Anonymous
Yes it is easier to clean these filters, I also use a lenspen, and like the other guy stated not that often. But the Main reason I bought my three 77mm HD3 UV's was because it is three times harder to scratch then my lenses glass. So they are Protecting 5400. dollars worth of glass! And I think that the 128. dollars each (x3= 384.) is well Worth the price that I was Gladly Willing to Pay! And I am completely Happy with them. They do Exactly what the manufacture says they will do! So buy it, you will Not regret it!
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Date published: 2021-01-26
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