Filters are one of the most overlooked tools for improving the quality of a shot. We examine the workhorse filters that every cinematographer should be using: IR filters, ND filters, polarizers and diffusion, then take a look at the more exotic effects lenses.


IR Filter
ND Filter
Polarizing Filter
0:56 Indoor Use
1:06 Black And White Filters
1:22 Halation
1:39 Creating Atmosphere
2:17 Buying Diffusion
Color Effects
1:09 Graduated ND Filter
Close Up Filters
Special Effects Filters
Post Production Filters
1:09 Why Bother