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Hoya Alpha UV Filter

Protective filter for compatible digital camera lenses (52mm)

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Item #: 762ALP52UV
 

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Protect your lens while filtering out the ultraviolet rays in outdoor photos that can contribute to haze. The Hoya Alpha UV filter's glass is precision-ground and polished, so you won't have surface imperfections that could distort your images. A rigid aluminum frame holds the filter steady in front of the lens.

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Highlights:

  • great optical quality that fits your budget
  • fits most lenses with the listed thread diameter
  • protects lens from bumps, scratches, and dust
  • absorbs UV light in outdoor photos
  • multi-layer coatings greatly reduce surface reflections from the filter's glass
  • precision-milled aluminum frame
  • warranty: 1 year
  • Our 60-day money-back guarantee

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  • One 52mm UV filter in plastic case

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Features

Overview: Hoya Alpha-series multi-coated UV filters are designed specifically for digital cameras to absorb ultraviolet (UV) rays. Both surfaces of the optical glass are fully multi-coated to increase light transmission. Specialized UV glass absorbs almost the entire range of UV rays to give clear and sharper images with less haze.

Aluminum Filter Frame: Hoya Alpha-series filters are made with precision-milled aluminum frames. A rigid aluminum frame keeps the filter glass perfectly parallel to the plane of the image sensor for best results.

Lens Protection: UV filters are many times used to protect the lens from fingerprints, dirt, and scratches, and can be kept on the lens at all times.

 
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5 out of 5

Uv filter

Written By Chuck2000, Annapolis, Md on Friday, July 04, 2014
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Moderately priced filter purchased to protect my zoom lens while on vacation. Did a great job keeping Colorado river spray and red desert dust off of my lens. No noticeable impact to image quality.
Pros:
Moderately priced 62mm filter, multicoated.
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4 out of 5

Hoya Alpha UV Filter

Written By Anonymous, new york on Sunday, April 20, 2014
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Honestly, these things are commodities. Works fine - nothing special - and gets the job done.
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5 out of 5

Hoya Alpha UV Filter

Written By JohnS, Salt Lake City,UT on Sunday, March 23, 2014
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Good UV filter to protect your lens
Pros:
Does what it is intended to do
Cons:
None
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5 out of 5

Hoya Alpha UV Filter

Written By Frank, Alameda CA. on Friday, February 14, 2014
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Seems to be exactly as specified. Fit on my Canon T2i is very good.
Pros:
It works
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None
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5 out of 5

Great filter

Written By NurseR, New Brunswick, NJ on Thursday, January 09, 2014
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Great beginner filter! It is multi coated so does not distort images while protecting your front element.
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