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03-25-2008, 04:54 AM   #1
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Vignetting with FA 31 Limited

Some of my recent shots with the FA 31 showed some small vignetting, and I am assuming it's because I had too many filters on it--the UV I forgot to remove, a polarizer, and a red 25. Has anyone else ever had this problem, and am I right in assuming two filters is the limit?


03-25-2008, 05:15 AM   #2
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I've not noted the characteristic myself. I recommend taking off the filters and try a shot wide open against a white wall, then you'll know if your copy is sound.
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Stacking filter is not recommended since it introduces light fall-off, degrade IQ, and the setup is prone to flare. Most of the time, two would be the limit (same with Cokin P set up).
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Unless you've got a really wide step-up ring. But polarisers get expensive then.

03-25-2008, 09:51 AM   #5
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Yep...sounds like too many filters. I think you already solved your own problem, though. Remove the UV if you're going to be using two filters.

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