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Old Feb 26, 2005, 12:56 PM   #1
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:?I'm about to make the jump from SLR to Digital and was wondereing; will I be able to re-use the various filters that I'veaccumulated over the years? Of course as longs as the size is comparable..
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Old Feb 26, 2005, 8:56 PM   #2
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With digital, you may not need your old filters. Much of the processing can be done in PS after the shot is taken. Suggested filters are a good polarizer filter and you may want to use a neutral gradient filter for landscapes.

You will have to decide, but the seem to be the primary ones for many digital shooters.
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Old Mar 2, 2005, 2:37 AM   #3
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The only filter that may cause a problem is a polarising filter. I understand you need a circular polariser to prevent problems with autofocus.
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Old Apr 5, 2005, 4:38 AM   #4
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Most, but not all, digitals require a 'circular' polarizer filter. My A200 works with a standard linear polarizer but I intend to purchase a circuler polarizertoensurefuture compatibility.

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