Formatt-Hitech’s new UV filters with Firecrest coating are the single most effective tool available for eliminating UV contamination and increasing contrast and acuity in your images, while also providing protection for the front element of your valuable lenses. This 400nm UV filter offers the maximum UV protection available. The 400nm UV reduction is ideal of high altitudes and snow, while also making an excellent everyday UV filter. The 400nm is the choice of top professionals. Firecrest UV’s feature our exclusive Firecrest multicoating, that is both anti-reflective and hydrophobic, coated to broadcast quality glass in the thinnest rings on the market.Formatt-Hitech’s Firecrest UV 400 is the highest quality UV filter on the market. The Firecrest UV 400 filters feature a distinct cut off at 400nm, meaning that they are extremely effective in reducing haze when shooting at high altitudes. The Firecrest UV 400 also features Schott Super-wite glass, which is the highest grade of optical glass material available in the world.
Firecrest is a multicoating application for glass filters that is by far the most technologically advanced filter manufacturing process on the market. The Firecrest process is a hard-coated electrolytic process that is anti-reflective, scratch-resistant, and hydrophobic. Most importantly, Firecrest technology gives our scientists unprecedented control over modifying specific frequencies of the light spectrum.
The UltraSlim ring is the thinnest ring on the market. They’re Non-stackable. Meaning that once fitted, you cannot fit another filter or lens cap on top. They are designed to be fitted to the lens and then used without a lens cap. This is a popular technique used by photo journalists so that the camera is always at the ready.
This is the first batch of the Firecrest UV 400 available on the market. These filters are available in strictly limited quantities.