Photography filters — Photography Podcast #18

The color wheel in photography

3 fil­ters — UV (clear), Polar­izer (grey­ish) and Flu­o­res­cent (magenta)
Image cour­tesy of Rich Niewiroski

This pho­tog­ra­phy pod­cast fea­tures a quick primer on using fil­ters in pho­tog­ra­phy. We dis­cuss fil­ters in tra­di­tional black and white pho­tog­ra­phy, colour pho­tog­ra­phy and fil­ters in dig­i­tal photography.

For more in depth infor­ma­tion on fil­ters in pho­tog­ra­phy Wikipedia has some good information.

You can download‚this pho­tog­ra­phy podcast‚directly‚by click­ing the pre­ced­ing link‚or lis­ten to it almost imme­di­ately with the embed­ded player.


  1. Gary says:

    Thanks for this great sum­mary. I have just started buy­ing some basic fil­ters, polar­iz­ing and UV, and was won­der­ing about other fil­ters, espe­cially for dig­i­tal pho­tog­ra­phy. This helped a lot.

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