Formatt Hitech Series 9 Blender Chocolate 1 Filter

Formatt Hitech Series 9 Blender Chocolate 1 Filter

Formatt Hitech Series 9 Blender Chocolate 1 Filter

Formatt Hitech Series 9 Blender Chocolate 1 Filter

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Product Highlights

  • Similar to a Graduated Filter
  • Used as a Warming Filter
  • Combination of Magenta/Sepia
  • Especially Useful in Autumn Landscapes
  • Transitions Over Full Length of Filter
  • High-Quality Schott Glass
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  • 1Description

The Series 9 Blender Chocolate 1 Filter from Formatt resembles a traditional graduated filter except that it is colored on top with a gradual transition to more subtle at the bottom. Graduated filters transition somewhere in the middle of the filter whereas Blenders transition over the entire length of the filter. The Blender Chocolate filter finds its best use when you wish to enhance the magenta/sepia end of the spectrum. Such a filter will add a distinct dynamic to an Autumn landscape photo.

A Blender Chocolate 1 filter is a graduated warming filter that brings a hint of magenta and sepia to your shot. It is the weakest version of the filter and will enhance landscapes during Autumn months.

For those who enjoy outdoor, scenic or architectural photography, Blenders are the perfect choice. Whether trying to affect color change or enhance a mood, Blenders give you the edge you need.

Adding color excitement to a drab sky
Creating more balanced exposure in uneven lighting conditions
Interesting effects can be achieved using two different Blenders, (one upside down) one of which affects the top half of the image with the other affecting the bottom half
Changing the specific color in a scene to create a desired special effect
Enhancing the existing color or creating subtle color drama
Available in the same colors as graduated filters

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 dyeing 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
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
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Formatt Hitech Series 9 Blender Chocolate 1 Filter
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  • Table of Contents
    • 1Description
    Type Blender Chocolate
    Size Series 9
    Grade 1
    Filter Factor Not Specified by Manufacturer
    Multi-Coated Not Applicable
    Rotating Not Applicable
    Effect Changes color gradually over entire length of the filter
    Brings out the beauty and intensity of Autumn landscapes since the filter works on magenta and sepia colors
    Application Nature, scenics, outdoor photography, architectural, portrait, product photography
    Color Temperature Not Applicable
    Construction Schott Glass
    Front Filter Thread Size Not Applicable
    Front Lens Cap Size Not Applicable
    Packaging Info
    Package Weight 0.3 lb
    Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 2.0 x 2.0 x 2.0"

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