Remove unwanted reflections from non-metallic surfaces such as water and glass
Enable colours to become more saturated and appear clearer
Increases contrast and saturation in blue skies and white clouds without affecting overall colour balance
Standard coating suppresses reflection and increases light transmission
62 mm filter thread size
Light rays which are reflected by any surface become polarised and polarising filters are used to select which light rays enter your camara lens. PL (Linear Polarising) and PL-CIR (Circular Polarising) filters have the same effect, but it is important that you choose the correct version for your camera. They allow you to remove unwanted reflections from non-metallic surfaces such as water, glass etc. They also enable colors to become more saturated and appear clearer, with better contrast. This effect is often used to increase the contrast and saturation in blue skies and white clouds. HOYA's polarising filters do not affect the overall color balance of a shot.