Tiffen 55mm 80B Color Conversion Filter

The Tiffen 55mm 80B Color Conversion Filter helps to increase the color temperature from 3400 to 5500K, allowing the use of daylight-balanced film in tungsten-lit conditions. The cooling effect of this filter requires a 1.6-stop increase in exposure for normal results.

SKU
5580B

The Tiffen 55mm 80B Color Conversion Filter helps to increase the color temperature from 3400 to 5500K, allowing the use of daylight-balanced film in tungsten-lit conditions. The cooling effect of this filter requires a 1.6-stop increase in exposure for normal results.

This filter is made using ColorCore technology, a process that involves laminating the filter substrate between 2 pieces of optical glass, grinding flat to a tolerance of 1/10,000th of an inch, and then mounting to precision metal rings.

  • Color conversion filter increases color temperature and provides a cooling effect.
  • Converts 3400 to 5500K for using daylight-balanced film in tungsten-lit conditions.
  • Filter factor of 3 requires a 1.6-stop increase in exposure.
  • General Specifications
    Detail
    Type Blue color conversion
    Size 55 mm
    Grade 80B
    Filter Factor 3 (1.6 stop)
    Effect Increases color temperature
    Application For use when photographing with daylight-balanced film in tungsten lighting
    Color Temperature 3400 to 5500K
    Construction ColorCore glass
    Front Filter Thread Size 55 mm
    Front Lens Cap Size 55 mm