Forgot Password
Pentax Camera Forums Home
 

Reply
Show Printable Version Search this Thread
01-23-2013, 05:01 PM   #16
New Member




Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: Marion, IA
Photos: Gallery
Posts: 15
I just found the ND filter useful today. Was out shooting in bright light and was overexposing even at f/3.5 and 1/2000. Turned on the ND filter, and bingo, just fine. The multi-exposure mode is fine for tripod use and blurring water, etc, but not useful for hand held and hitting the limit of the shutter speed. 2/stops of ND is usually enough. Typically I have no issue with 1/8000 and f/1.4 at ISO 100, so 2 stops from the ND takes you from 1/2000 to 1/8000, so that is like having ISO 125 and 1/8000 in terms of brightness, so plenty for most.

Eric

Reply

Bookmarks
  • Submit Thread to Facebook Facebook
  • Submit Thread to Twitter Twitter
  • Submit Thread to Digg Digg
Tags - Make this thread easier to find by adding keywords to it!
camera, filters, lenses, mirrorless, pentax q, pentax q10, pentax q7, q10, q7
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Meat. It's what's for diner! VoiceOfReason General Talk 78 03-27-2012 07:17 PM
Cleaning Q's IR Filter knightzerox Pentax Q 3 11-05-2011 05:18 PM
Which ND filter(s) do you use? geekette Pentax Camera and Field Accessories 34 08-11-2011 06:15 AM
UV Filter test - yes, it's what you expected dave9t5 Pentax Camera and Field Accessories 18 05-13-2009 12:46 PM
What advice would you add or offer? CPL's and Grad ND's Peter Zack Photographic Technique 5 05-16-2008 04:16 AM



All times are GMT -7. The time now is 01:06 AM. | See also: NikonForums.com, CanonForums.com part of our network of photo forums!
  • Red (Default)
  • Green
  • Gray
  • Dark
  • Dark Yellow
  • Dark Blue
  • Old Red
  • Old Green
  • Old Gray
  • Dial-Up Style
Hello! It's great to see you back on the forum! Have you considered joining the community?
register
Creating a FREE ACCOUNT takes under a minute, removes ads, and lets you post! [Dismiss]
Top