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Hoya 58mm Skylight 1B (HMC) Multi-Coated Glass Filter

Hoya 58mm Skylight 1B (HMC) Multi-Coated Glass Filter
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Hoya Skylight 1B HMC Filter Overview

Due to its light pink color, the Hoya Skylight 1B (HMC) Multi-Coated Glass Filter reduces the bluish cast of daylight to produce a pleasing, warm picture tone. Wise initial investments, Skylight filters help protect your lens from dust, moisture, and scratches that can lead to costly repairs.

The filter is multi-coated to minimize reflections on the filter surfaces, which reduces flare and ghosting.

Can be left on at all times for protection
Skylight filters provide additional benefits of correction for Ultraviolet(UV) light that can register on film and videotape as a bluish cast and can obscure distant details
Used to reduce the bluish cast common with some electronic flash units
UPC: 024066583062

Hoya Skylight 1B HMC Filter Specs

Filter Type
Skylight 1B
Filter Factor
1.1x (0.1-Stop)
58 mm Rear Filter Thread 
Front Accessory Thread / Bayonet
58 mm
Filter Material
Ring Material
Packaging Info
Package Weight
0.09 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH)
3.5 x 2.8 x 0.55"

Hoya Skylight 1B HMC Filter Reviews

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Will this also work as a UV besides adding a pink tone?
Asked by: Zhenhuan H.
The Skylight filter was designed for use outdoors, under sunny skies, while the UV filter can be left on at all times.
Answered by: Glenn N. Slik Expert
Date published: 2023-06-06
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