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Thursday, March 9, 2006
I've had, and used, a circular polarizing filter for some time. Usually I use to to deepen sky colors in outside pictures. But recently I used it to great effect to remove glare from a window. The picture wasn't all the great, but it's a great example of how effective the filter is:

My nephews were standing behind a window a story up above the pool, and the ceiling grid reflections obscured them from view:
The ceiling reflection obscures my nephews from view

After using the filter, and rotating it for maximum effect, the boys are now visible through the glass:

No computer manipulation required!


LaRocque Family