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Polarizing Filter

Discussion in 'Photos and Video' started by bschaub, Sep 13, 2014.

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    If you want sharp images glass filters are better. Plastic by its very nature will soften the image. Balancing a gimbal is not difficult really.

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    I was more concerned with wearing out the gimbal with the extra weight. I'll check out the quality difference as I have both glass & now the plastic.
     
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    Just to follow up. I fabricated a filter and it made little difference in the video, sans a little greenish color. I actually think the GoPro has pretty good coating from the factory. Net-net: I have a sheet of polarizing filter material. :)
     
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    Let us know how it turns out. I'm very interested in this
     
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    You correct, but the extra weight is just more wear and tear on those little motors
     
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    Not if it is balanced carefully :) My motors are under no strain at all.

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    Which one are you using on the GoPro?
     
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    A variable ND filter, its heavier than single factor ones but more versatile.

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    From where?
     
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    A while ago from eBay UK sorry I can't remember. I'll try and find it when back in the office

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