Hitech 85 Enthusiast Kit c/w Hitech 85 MKII 2 Slot + Ring Holder + Hitech 85 Neutral Density Grad Set ( Hard Edge ) and the Hitech 85 Colour Grad Set. Fits Cokin P System as well.
Interested in getting into the world of filters? Our great value offers provide a simple and sensible way to enter into the use of filters in digital photography. Opening up creative and exciting new possibilities for those into landscape, travel, architectural, scenic and seascape photography. These are available in a variety of combinations and with everything you need to get started!
Compared to our ever popular HITECH 85 STARTER KIT, the ENTHUSIAST KIT has the more substantial 85 MKII metal and nylon holder. Ready fitted with a 95mm mounting ring for using a 95mm Polariser. This version has two filter slots for those wishing to use a combination of filters and who may still wish to use a polariser.
The kit includes the Hitech 85 Colour Grad Kit 1 with 3x Filters and 3x Neutral Density Grad Set with a HARD EDGE.
The Neutral Density Grad is used primarily to adjust the exposure difference in landscape or scenic photography, the ND Grad filters allows exposure to be better balanced when you have a light sky and darker foreground. In use the darker neutral density section of the filter is placed over the sky whilst the clear lower section covers the foreground. Both sky and foreground can now be correctly exposed. A set of 3 filters in 0.3, 0.6, and 0.9 provide the user with enough choices for most situations. Providing 1, 2, or 3 stop exposure variation and without affecting colour balance.
The Hitech 85 Colour Grad Set 1 includes;
Sunset filter, Density 2: The Sunset colour graduated filter is a multi-colour filter blending red-orange-yellow. Designed to give a dramatic sunset effect.
Blue filter, Density 2: The Blue colour graduated filter creates a realistic cooling blue effect.
Twilight filter, Density 2: The Twilight colour graduated filter is a combined filter graduated from darkish blue at the top to a pink horizon. It provides a cool image ideally suited to creating a late afternoon/early evening twilight effect.
The Hitech filter system is manufactured by Formatt Filters to offer versatility and creative capabilities to stills photographers. Hitech filters are manufactured using the Queens Award winning CR39 dyed substrate. Formatt developed a method of colouring CR39 in its liquid state, thereby ensuring consistency and accuracy of colour.
These filters fit in the Hitech 85 Series or Cokin P System holder and are manufactured from the highest quality optical grade polyester resin.
Hitech 85 MKII 2 Slot Holder + Polarising Ring
Hitech 85 Standard set of ND 0.3, 0.6, 0.9 Hard Edge ( 84mm x110mm )
Hitech 85 Colour Grad Set 1 ( 84mm x 84mm )
This represents 1 to 3 stops of light reduction.
Professional optical quality polyester resin filters
Completely Neutral – No unwanted colour cast
YOU WILL NEED TO ADD A HITECH 85 ADAPTER RING TO FIT YOUR LENS TO YOUR ORDER
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