85B Color Conversion

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85B Color Conversion

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  • Hoya A-85B Filter Box
  • Hoya A-85B Filter Box
  • Hoya A-85B Filter
  • 85B Color Conversion
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85B Color Conversion

  • Converts 5500°K light sources to match tungsten-balanced film
  • Designed for film photographers
  • Produces accurate colors on Tungsten film when shooting in daylight
  • 6 layers of HMC multi-coating
$20.90
$20.90
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  • The 85B color conversion filter transforms the color of the ambient light entering the lens by adding orange to the overall exposure. This helps match the scene to your film's white balance.

    The Hoya 85B filter is helpful when:

    • You are using tungsten-balanced film (3200°K) and shooting in daylight. This filter will produce the most neutral look when converted since it is the strongest.

    • You are shooting with tungsten-balanced film (3200°K) indoors with 5500°K light sources, such as flashes, window light and indoor strobes.


    Comparison of 85 Series Conversions:

    FILTER

    From (light source)

    To (neutral)

    85B

    5500°K

    3200°K

    85

    5300°K

    3200°K

    85C

    4900°K

    3200°K

  • Filter Factor: 2.1
    Glass Type: Hoya Optical
    Number of Multi-Coatings: 6 total / 3 each side
    Hardened Top Layer: No
    Anti-Static: No
    Frame Construction: Standard Profile / Aluminum
    Front Filter Threads: Yes