Formatt Hitech Dark Blue 47 Filter (95mm)

Formatt Hitech Dark Blue 47 Filter (95mm)

Formatt Hitech Dark Blue 47 Filter (95mm)

B&H # FO4795 MFR # BF 95-BW47BLU
Formatt Hitech Dark Blue 47 Filter (95mm)

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  • For Black and White Film
  • Schott Glass
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Formatt Hitech BF 95-BW47BLU overview

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The Formatt 95mm Dark Blue 47 Filter is used for outdoor photography - especially when you want to shoot in fog or haze. It helps control contrast,. particularly with regards to grays where the filter will differentiate between light and dark tones.

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.

Filters for black and white photography perform a variety of filtration effects including contrast control, enhanced skin tones, tonal corrections and more dramatic landscapes
Although originally intended for use with black and white film, this filter can also be used as a creative tool in color imaging

Absorbing Cell Technology

The secret to Formatt's consistency in filter design lies in its unique "Absorbing Cell Technology" (A.C.T.); This unique process allows color correct dyes to be applied to optically pure, wafer thin absorbing cells and offers a controllability that ensures the smoothest grad lines and consistent color across the whole filter surface.
This process is revolutionary compared with conventional filter dying techniques by eliminating the need to directly coat the glass surface itself; The repeatable performance gained through A.C.T. ensures that at any time you have to swap like filters for like filters mid shoot you can do so with confidence with no discernible differences in color or density.
Each filter is guaranteed flatness to a maximum 2-wave value and comes with an individual reading from a laser interferometer; Every filter is carefully verified with a densitometer and spectrophotometer to ensure consistent and accurate transmission, before leaving the factory - the result is an absolute purity of image that eliminates any unwanted colorcast caused by conventional greenish soda-lime glass.
UPC: 886235110383
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Formatt Hitech Dark Blue 47 Filter (95mm)
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    Formatt Hitech BF 95-BW47BLU specs

    Type Dark Blue
    Size 95mm
    Grade 47
    Filter Factor Not Specified by Manufacturer
    Multi-Coated Not Applicable
    Rotating Not Applicable
    Effect Controls fog and haze
    Application Outdoor photography
    Color Temperature Not Applicable
    Construction Schott glass
    Front Filter Thread Size 95mm
    Front Lens Cap Size 95mm
    Packaging Infotzcebubq
    Package Weight 0.3 lb
    Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 2.0 x 2.0 x 2.0"

    Formatt Hitech BF 95-BW47BLU reviews

    Dark Blue 47 Filter (95mm) is rated 3.0 out of 5 by 1.
    Rated 3 out of 5 by from I would not by again as the mounting thread does not fit Pitch of mounting thread is 0.75mm. I can not find this fact in their literature. Usual pitch for this size filter is 1.0 mm; Tiffen and B+W use this pitch this as does Linhof for their compendium filter holder. An 82 - 95 mm step-up fitting and a 105 -95 step-down fitting I have also use a pitch of 1 mm for the 95 mm portion. Formatt Hitech has a very extensive selection of filters and these filters seem to be very well made so it's unfortunate this does not fit my application. Unless my friend knows a pitch of 0.75 mm will fit, I can't recommend.
    Date published: 2016-10-25
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