Definition of polarizing filter in English:

polarizing filter

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  • A photographic or optical filter that polarizes the light passing through it, used chiefly for reducing reflections and improving contrast.
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    • After a gentle rain, when the colors are intensely saturated, you can use a polarizing filter to remove surface reflections for even richer color, as well as to deepen the blue of a clearing sky.
    • A UV or strong skylight filter will absorb some of this excess, but a polarizing filter is perhaps the most effective tool.
    • A polarizing filter will help you remove surface reflections and see deeper into the pools.

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