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skylight filter

Line breaks: sky|light fil¦ter

Definition of skylight filter in English:

noun

Photography
A very slightly pink filter that reduces haze and excessive blueness of the sky in photographs by absorbing ultraviolet light.
Example sentences
  • I took off the skylight filter and the polarizer fit nicely in place without touching the front element.
  • If you have to have a soft focus filter use Nylon Stockings or Vaseline on an old skylight filter.
  • Keep your gear clear from dust and dirt (use a cover to protect it from the rain) and screw on a skylight filter to protect the lens.

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