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Get Stylish Cokin Filters to Carry Filters and Adaptor Rings

Sep 30th 2013 at 11:34 PM

Cokin as a brand are recognized for its creative filter systems, invented by Jean Coquin in 1978. Jean Coquin introduced these filters, to enable the photographers produce great images. These filters come with a holder which is attached to the lens with the help of adapter rings of the appropriate size. Available in varieties, the range includes, colour correction, diffraction, guarded filters, polarisers and diffusion. The material used is a polymer, which is also known as the organic glass. This brand is known to produce filters in different sizes, the smallest being “A” and “P” for professional or larger.

These filters are made of CR-39 organic glass, the features of this glass are:

It is light weight and resistant to shock, and so provides complete safety to person using it. It also has optical transmission and is highly compatible to colouring.

A description on how the Cokin system works:

The filter consists of 3 components namely a filter holder, adapter ring and a filter.

  • Firstly, screw the adapter ring onto the lens.
  • Then, Slide the filter holder on the adapter ring until it snaps in place.
  • The filter holder is now solidly attached to the lens, yet it can rotate both left and right.
  • Lastly, Slide the filter into one of the filter holder slots.

Photographers and Videographers can also go for filter kits that consist of A/P adapter, Filter holder caps, Ring cap, Modular hood coupling ring, extension rings, filter boxes and wallets, and z/p adapter. Know more about the new harmonie filters, the lightest and the thinnest filters in the world. These filters are so light that it is hardly noticed that they are mounted on the lens. Anti- UV multi coated is the thinnest; Circular Polarizer with the thickness of 4.5 has a rotating ring to set polarization. These filters are the most popular among the photographers.

Visit the virtual stores and get more details on from where you can buy Cokin filters and adapter rings. These filters are stocked by most of the leading photographic companies who also have their online stores. The list of these filters with their size is available on their website; apart from this you can also view other camera accessories online. Quality with style, a combination that is rare, protection and elegance you get it all. Happy clicking! Memories are very precious; Cokin filters are going to make them even more special for you.

About the Author:

This article is written by Rajiv Khatri. He is the Business Development at West Base Electronics Ltd. He has played a significant role in developing the online business of West Base Electronics Ltd, trading as His involvement in the business ranges from re-branding and re-launching CameraKing’s website, to sourcing new and innovative products which are being launched into the Photographic Industry. CameraKing specializes.

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