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Old Jul 20, 2011, 5:21 AM   #1
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Default what's this B+W filter for

Hi, I bought myself a second hand camera and found this filter on one of the lenses. It says: B+W F pro 62 010 x1
It shows no color. Am I right by assuming it is just to protect the coated surface of the lens?
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Old Jul 20, 2011, 6:33 AM   #2
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Probably a 62mm UV filter http://www.photofilter.com/B+W/b+w_filters.htm Your assumption is probably correct.
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Old Jul 20, 2011, 7:23 AM   #3
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F-Pro refers to the standard filter mount, suitable for telephoto lenses.
010 means it's a UV Protection (Haze) filter.
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Old Jul 20, 2011, 5:35 PM   #4
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B+W is an excellent make of filter.
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