HMC YA3 - Orange
- Built for Black & White Film Photography
- Creates separation and tonal contrast between in the sky, clouds and foliage
- It is a great all-around landscape filter because it splits the difference between 25a Red and K2 Yellow
- 6 layers of HMC multi-coating
The Hoya YA3 Orange filter increases the contrast between reds and yellows. This is particularly useful for distant outdoor shots taken with a telephoto lens. The YA3 is also, useful in color photography for spectacular sunsets, seascapes, etc.
For Color Photography: While this filter was designed for black & white photography, it can be used with color film to produce specific color effects.
HMC (HOYA MULTI COATED) These popular filters are renowned for their ability to minimize reflection at the filter surfaces that reduces flare and ghosting. The result is an average light transmission of over 97%, giving sharp contrast and well-balanced color. HOYA HMC filters are recommended for enhancing the performance of today's multicoated lenses.
Filter Factor: 1 1/3 stops Glass Type: Hoya Optical Number of Multi-Coatings: 6 layers / 3 per side Hardened Top Layer: No Anti-Static: No Frame Construction: Standard Profile / Aluminum Front Filter Threads: Yes