Archived posting to the Leica Users Group, 2004/11/11

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Subject: [Leica] UV Filters
From: sethrosner at (Seth Rosner)
Date: Thu Nov 11 12:16:25 2004
References: <003401c4c816$bfc10430$35031aac@CPQ47457879551>

........I should have added that it is possible that at full aperture, there 
could be a slight difference as the lens is accepting wider rays that could 
find their way into bouncing around between the filter and the front element
of the lens. But that is conjecture as we did not run that test.


----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Luis Ripoll (Of)" <>
To: "'Leica Users Group'" <>
Sent: Thursday, November 11, 2004 12:49 PM
Subject: [Leica] UV Filters

> Hello all,
> All my life I've used a UV filter as a protection for the lenses, and
> always I've asked me three questions:
> 1.- Could the UV filter affect the image quality?
> 2.- In a nice glass as Leica, it should be used only Leitz filters?
> What's affect use i.e. B&W, Hoya...?
> 3.- It could be the same quality a Leitz UV from the 60's than our days?
> Thanks for the opinions
> Luis
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