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  • Overall Rating: 3
  • Price: 5
  • Quality: 1
  • Ease Of Use: 4
  • Usefulness: 3
hardly worth buying – CPL Polarizer Lens Filter (58mm) Reviews

posted by roiros on 10/28/2008 Certified Owner

Involvement:General (knows how to use it) - Ownership:more than 1 month

it is a CPL and it works generally, but when stacking two Massa CPLs I was unable to get complete blocking of light, so I guess it's polarizing isn't perfect.
it softens your images, the glass isn't of very high quality.
The softening was less problematic on shorter focal lengths but when I mounted it on 300mm lens the images suffered from some bluring.
I now use it only on my 28-90mm lens(Equivalent) and I regard this buy as having the chance to experimenting with low quality CPL for a cheep price.
if I will start to use the CPL more, I will have to get a better one.


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