The Hoya 55mm R72 Infrared Filter is a specialised filter used for infrared photography with digital cameras and specialised infrared film. This nearly opaque filter blocks all visible light up to 720nm, enabling recording of subject matter and scenes that are not visible under normal conditions. Due to the nature of infrared photography, the filter factor for this filter is highly variable and depends largely on the ISO sensitivity in use and lighting conditions.
This filter is constructed from high-quality optical glass and is set in an aluminium filter ring to provide increased rigidity and prevention from filter jamming.
- Used for infrared photography applications with digital cameras and specialised IR film.
- Blocks all visible light up to 720nm for photographing subjects and details that are not normally visible.
- Variable filter factor depending on ISO sensitivity and lighting conditions.
- Can be paired with coloured black and white contrast filters to change the coloured or contrast effects with this filter.
|Filter Factor||Variable (depending on ISO sensitivity and lighting conditions)|
|Effect||Blocks visible light up to 720 nm|
|Construction||Optical glass and aluminium filter ring|
|Front Filter Thread Size||55 mm|
|Front Lens Cap Size||55 mm|
|Package Weight||0.1 lb|
|Box Dimensions (LxWxH)||3.3 x 2.8 x 0.5"|
Australian Shipping Via DHL
DHL offers a great express shipping service to Australia from New Zealand. We are proud to be able to offer express shipping to main cities on the east coast of Australia, within the same timeframe ( If not quicker ) than local Australian courier companies. Prior to the Covid-19 outbreak, service standards for these main centers was overnight. However these services have been impacted greatly, and as such the overnight service has been suspended. Overnight shipping will likely resume once things have returned to normal.
Qualifying main centers include:
Whilst this service is extremely efficient and will likely be delivered within 1-2 days 99.9% of the time, it cannot be guaranteed. In the case where something were to go wrong with your delivery and it doesn’t arrive within the specified time frame, in most cases it will be delivered by the next day.
While not all major cities are eligible for overnight delivery, they still benefit from this great service. Other centers throughout Australia will have a typical delivery ETA of 2-4 days. (Excluding rural delivery address where this ETA can be extended to an additional three or more days).
If you require urgent shipping and you don’t reside in one of the cities stated above, please contact us and we can find a solution that works best for you.
Please Note: Shipping via DHL is not available to PO boxes and/ or parcel boxes etc.