Starter’s Guide to Specialty Filtration
Summary: Ryan covers speciality filtration you can use to solve technical problems and create unique looks for your productions.
Length: 2:10 minutes
In this video, we wrap up our look at effects filters by examining specialty filtration.
Specialty filters allow you to solve technical problems that come up on set, and they allow you to create a highly stylize looks. They have names like diopter, streak, center spot, star, among many others. An example of over coming a technical issue would be changing the minimum focus of your lens.
A diopter allows you to focus closer than what the lens was made for. These filters also come as split diopters. A split diopter covers your frame on one side, and it is empty on the other.…