These are the only three types of lens filter you probably ever need

May 12, 2022
John Aldred

Filters – no, not the Instagram kind – have been a part of photography and filmmaking for decades. Back in the days of film, particularly…

Benro Aureole – Yet another lens mount adapter with a built-in proprietary filter system

Apr 12, 2022
John Aldred

Oh, look. It’s another established company jumping on the Kickstarter train to try to launch a new product. This time, it’s Benro, with their new…

The Revoring Swift is a magnetic filter ecosystem for both photographers and filmmakers

Apr 11, 2022
John Aldred

H&Y Filters, the company behind the Revoring magnetic filter system are releasing a new “Swift” modular magnetic filter system that they say works for both…

The Haida M10 II Filter System brings some nice workflow improvements over the original M10

Mar 2, 2022
John Aldred

I’ve used a number of square filter solutions over the years and it’s rare that new holders are released, but that’s what’s happened with Haida,…

Never screw again. First review of the Revoring CPL filters from H&Y

Jan 26, 2022
Paul Monaghan

Over the years, I used optical filters quite a lot. They give me great control over the in-camera photo, so they are valuable tools. I…

How to get perfect long exposures the easy way with a 10 stop ND filter

Jan 26, 2022
Alex Baker

One of the things I was a bit confused by when I first started out in photography was the subject of filters. What, when and…

Lee filters launches Elements filter range in screwable circular form

Nov 3, 2021
Alex Baker

UK based filter company LEE Filters is producing their filters for the first time in a circular form, no longer needing to use a filter…

Kylie Jenner under fire for promoting her cosmetics line while “wearing” an Instagram filter

Aug 2, 2021
Dunja Djudjic

Kylie Jenner and her makeup collection have got under fire a few times so far. The young “media personality” announced her latest collection yesterday, and…

H&Y’s new REVORING Black Mist fits on any lens without step-up rings

Aug 2, 2021
John Aldred

The REVORING from H&Y filters is an interesting concept. Instead of having to buy multiple step-up rings for all your different diameter lenses to use…

When and why you might want to use ND filters for your photography

Jun 23, 2021
John Aldred

Along with polarizers, Neutral Density (ND) filters are pretty much the only filters most people really need these days. But what are ND filters? How…