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    Default how to get rid of lens flare?

    Hi guys, any idea on why the flare is there and how to prevent it?

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    Default Re: how to get rid of lens flare?

    You got any filter installed at the lens? Try remove & see....
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    Default Re: how to get rid of lens flare?

    i think is better to take off your filter...else mount a lens hood and see how.

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    Default Re: how to get rid of lens flare?

    Hi all, there was no filter on my lens.
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    Default Re: how to get rid of lens flare?

    Try using a CPL filter.

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    Default Re: how to get rid of lens flare?

    you are shooting directly into light source, no filter no lenshood will help expect lens cap.

    better lens will able to minimize lens flare, but will not eliminate totally.
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    Default Re: how to get rid of lens flare?

    Thanks Anson & ctachlights, very useful advice!
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