Absorbs the ultraviolet rays which often makes outdoor photographs hazy and indistinct. A multi-purpose fine-weather filter for colour as well as black and white films. Also serves as a permanent lens protector.
These outstanding filters offer revolutionary performance in light transmission and colour balance. 12 layers of Super Multicoating are applied to the surfaces of the UV(0) models, which produces an average transmission of 99.7%! Coupled with maximum surface precision, this allows increased resistance to flare and stunning images can be recorded at wide apertures without compromising the performance of your lenses. Their slim profile of just 5mm avoids any vignetting problems and makes them ideal for use with wide angle lenses. HOYA Super HMC filters will appeal to the most demanding of photographers who require the ultimate in performance.
The Hoya HMC UV Standard Filters uses the highest quality heat-resistant tempered glass, which creates a smooth, clear image. This filter cuts out all range of UV rays to give an astounding sharpness and clarity without the least effect on colour balance. Constant use for lens protection is recommended. These popular filters are renowned for their ability to minimize reflection on filter surfaces which reduces flare and ghosting. With an average light transmission of over 97%, the HOYA HMC filters are engineered to enhance the performance of today's multi-coated lenses.