How and When to Use a Circular Polarizing Filter (CPL)

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As a photographer who prefers a simplified and sometimes a minimalistic approach to photography, I stopped using photo filters a long time ago. I find that filters complicate the process of taking photos, plus most of the effects I can replicate in editing tools such as Photoshop and Lightroom.

The only filter that can not be fully replaced by editing software is Polarized Filter. This is the only filter I still have in my camera bag.

Today I am featuring a short and sweet introduction to Circular Polarizing Filters  by Joshua Cripps who is a professional photographer and an educator.