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Dec 30, 2007 06:30 |  #1

Been looking through B&H for a variety of Cokin filters for my lenses but there is not much information about them.

It looks like the P series is the best to get as its 85mm x 85mm but will need the P series holder plus the adapter ring or as the just the holder only & the filter slides into it?


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Dec 30, 2007 06:32 |  #2

You need both the filter holder and the adaptor rings. Otherwise how will the holder going to attach to the lens? The system basically has three components: filter, holder and adaptor.

In all honesty, I don't use much of the holder or adaptor rings anymore. I tend to hold the filter at the front of my camera.. too much of a fuss to take this off and put that on etc. all the time.

I only use Cokin ND grads.


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Dec 30, 2007 06:53 |  #3

lot of good info in here https://photography-on-the.net/forum/showthre​ad.php?t=315987


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