The Hoya X1 green filter is used primarily for black and white photography. With the X1, green foliage is rendered in much lighter gray tones. The X1 can also be used for indoor portraits under tungsten lighting.
For Color Photography: While this filter was designed for black & white photography, it can be used with color film to produce specific color effects.
HOYA Multi-Coat (HMC) filters are recommended for enhancing the performance of today’s multicoated lenses.
These popular filters minimize reflection, reduce flare and ghosting, and result in over 97% average light transmission.
- Built for black and white photography
- Renders most green foliage a very light grey
- Effective on skin tones when shooting portraits with indoor tungsten lights
- Six layers of HMC multi-coating