8 USE Fil ters
Know your ND from your UV? Here’s our quick guide to using filters
High-quality filters are a must-have accessory for improving your landscapes in-camera. When used properly, a filter not only enhances scenes, but saves you time editing your shots later, and is also useful for protecting your expensive lens’s front element from accidental damage. We’ve listed the most important filters for photographing summer landscapes below, explaining the conditions where you’d want to use each one. Companies like Lee Filters (www.leefilters.com) offer premium options – at premium prices – but choose a filter system that matches your budget.