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Astronomik MC Clear Glass Clip Filter for Canon EOS 5D Mk2 and 5D Mk3 DSLR Cameras - C-EOS-5D

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Astronomik MC Clear Filters for Canon EOS DSLR Cameras



Astronomik MC clear filters have special glass that converts specific Canon EOS DSLR camera models for astrophotography in order to take advantage of the CMOS sensor's spectral sensitivity. Available in various sizes to meet the requirements of different Canon EOS DSLR cameras, fine optically polished, multi-mirrored MC clear glass is primarily used to offset the optical path for cameras that have previously had filters removed. In addition, this MC clear filter prohibits dirt particles from settling directly on the sensor, thus preventing easily apparent spots while shooting. Despite their name, MC clear glass filters have no filtering effect and do not block infrared or UV light.



Cameras that have been reconfigured with Astronomik MC clear glass need an additional filter in the optical path that blocks either infrared light or visible light, contingent upon which area of the spectrum is in play, for imaging with camera lenses, adapters on refractors, or light-breaking elements like flatteners or reducers to function optimally. For terrestrial photography, Astronomik recommends the OWB (Original White Balance) clip filter which recovers the camera's original sensitivity before conversion, while for astrophotography in visible light, Astronomik recommends having at least one L-filter in the beam path. Meanwhile, Astronomik ProPlanet 742 or 807 IR Pass EOS Clip filters are perfect for IR photography.



More About Astronomik MC Clear Glass Filters



Protecting your imaging system from dust accumulation is the prime function of the Astronomik MC Clear Glass Filter. Use this multi-coated (MC) Glass Filter if your imager's focal plane needs to remain parfocal with other Astronomik filters. Multi-coating prohibits undesirable reflections. This filter substitutes for a UV-IR blocker provided your system doesn't have any refracting elements.



When keeping your imaging system's focal plane in the same location as other Astronomik filters is a requirement, the Astronomik MC Clear Glass is the optimal filter for the job. Even while this MC Glass Filter is being used, the other Astronomik filters mentioned above will still remain parfocal with your imaging system.



Made in Germany, the Astronomik MC Clear Filter is constructed using the exact same advanced process used to produce all other Astronomik filters. This gives the coatings on this filter the same scratch resistance, and provides the substrate with the same high level of quality, making the MC Clear Glass Filter parfocal with any other filter made by Astronomik. This filter also works to protect the front of DSLR cameras as well as Schmidt-Cassegrain, Schmidt-Newtonian, and Maksutov systems from dust without adjusting spectral characteristics, and with no reduction in the optical performance of your system.



Astronomik MC Clear Glass Filter Highlights



  • All Astronomik filters are parfocal with all other Astronomik filters
  • 1 mm thick glass
  • Coatings provide full protection from the deteriorating impacts of scratching, aging, and high humidity
  • Diffraction limited, this filter will not compromise your telescope's optical performance
  • Astronomik filters are shipped with a durable plastic storage case of superior quality
  • Astronomik filters made post 2008 feature a new design that eliminates any sort of halo or undesired reflection
Description
Description

Astronomik MC Clear Filters for Canon EOS DSLR Cameras

Astronomik MC clear filters have special glass that converts specific Canon EOS DSLR camera models for astrophotography in order to take advantage of the CMOS sensor's spectral sensitivity. Available in various sizes to meet the requirements of different Canon EOS DSLR cameras, fine optically polished, multi-mirrored MC clear glass is primarily used to offset the optical path for cameras that have previously had filters removed. In addition, this MC clear filter prohibits dirt particles from settling directly on the sensor, thus preventing easily apparent spots while shooting. Despite their name, MC clear glass filters have no filtering effect and do not block infrared or UV light.

Cameras that have been reconfigured with Astronomik MC clear glass need an additional filter in the optical path that blocks either infrared light or visible light, contingent upon which area of the spectrum is in play, for imaging with camera lenses, adapters on refractors, or light-breaking elements like flatteners or reducers to function optimally. For terrestrial photography, Astronomik recommends the OWB (Original White Balance) clip filter which recovers the camera's original sensitivity before conversion, while for astrophotography in visible light, Astronomik recommends having at least one L-filter in the beam path. Meanwhile, Astronomik ProPlanet 742 or 807 IR Pass EOS Clip filters are perfect for IR photography.

More About Astronomik MC Clear Glass Filters

Protecting your imaging system from dust accumulation is the prime function of the Astronomik MC Clear Glass Filter. Use this multi-coated (MC) Glass Filter if your imager's focal plane needs to remain parfocal with other Astronomik filters. Multi-coating prohibits undesirable reflections. This filter substitutes for a UV-IR blocker provided your system doesn't have any refracting elements.

When keeping your imaging system's focal plane in the same location as other Astronomik filters is a requirement, the Astronomik MC Clear Glass is the optimal filter for the job. Even while this MC Glass Filter is being used, the other Astronomik filters mentioned above will still remain parfocal with your imaging system.

Made in Germany, the Astronomik MC Clear Filter is constructed using the exact same advanced process used to produce all other Astronomik filters. This gives the coatings on this filter the same scratch resistance, and provides the substrate with the same high level of quality, making the MC Clear Glass Filter parfocal with any other filter made by Astronomik. This filter also works to protect the front of DSLR cameras as well as Schmidt-Cassegrain, Schmidt-Newtonian, and Maksutov systems from dust without adjusting spectral characteristics, and with no reduction in the optical performance of your system.

Astronomik MC Clear Glass Filter Highlights

  • All Astronomik filters are parfocal with all other Astronomik filters
  • 1 mm thick glass
  • Coatings provide full protection from the deteriorating impacts of scratching, aging, and high humidity
  • Diffraction limited, this filter will not compromise your telescope's optical performance
  • Astronomik filters are shipped with a durable plastic storage case of superior quality
  • Astronomik filters made post 2008 feature a new design that eliminates any sort of halo or undesired reflection
Specifications
Specifications
Model Number C-EOS-5D
Single Filter, Set, or Accessory Single Filter
Filter Type Clear
Filter Size EOS APS Clip
Filter Shape EOS Clip
Filter Insert Style Clip-In
Filter Optical Thickness 1 mm
Warranty Astronomik 10 Years
What's in the Box?
What's in the Box?
  • Astronomik MC Clear Glass Clip Filter for Canon 5D Mk2 & 5D Mk3 DSLR Cameras
  • Plastic Filter Case
  • Astronomik MC Clear Glass Clip Filter for Canon EOS 5D DSLR Cameras
  • Astronomik MC Clear Glass Filter Transmission
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