[GCM Photographic] STC Clip IR-Cut ND1000 Filter

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We have been put in the enviable position of being loaned another STC clip filter to test. This time, an IR Cut-ND1000 (10 stop) clip filter. The STC clip filter fits inside the camera in front of the mirror. Having first set the camera into Live View, focusing is performed in manual mode and in Live View. Full details of …

STC hits the Semiconductor Industry

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(2017/09/26 Taipei, Changhua) Taiwan STC Optical Filter dedicated two years on developing and improving our “Astro Multispectra Filter” and “Astro Duo-Narrowband Filter” coating and finally realize our dream to design and to coat on the wafer. The brand new optical design solution “low temperature non IAD process” made it possible to coat with specific wavelength on silicon wafer without break-down …

[GCM Photographic] STC 590nm Infrared clip filter

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At the outset let us make it clear, this is not a run of the mill filter, this is quite different! As it says in the title, this is a clip filter. It fits inside your camera, just in front of the mirror to be precise. All composition, focusing and exposure are performed in Live View. More about this later. …

Declaration of Corporate Logo Change

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【L: Previous  Logo / R: 2017 New Logo】 We are pleased to announce that STC has changed corporate logo.  Year 2017 is a new beginning for STC. This year STC is transforming with greater focus on photography art and optics application technology and the resolution to expand into global market. STC is a Taiwan-based camera lens filter company with distributors …

[Unterwasser-fotografieren.de] STC Aqua Red Underwater Fader

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Auch in der Unterwasserfotografie gibt es immer wieder Innovationen. Dazu zählt auch der neue Rotfilter „Aqua Red Underwater Fader“ der Taiwanesischen Firma STC.Der Filter selbst kommt in einem schicken Filterkästchen aus Kunststoff, das einen sehr stabilen Eindruck macht. So ist der Filter auch beim Transport gut geschützt.Im Lieferumfang befinden sich neben einem Linsenputztuch und der Anleitung auch ein kleines Kärtchen …

[GCM Photographic] STC ND64 review part 2

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Having performed some basic tests on the STC ND64 clip filter earlier, it was decided to take the testing a little further. The filter displayed excellent results using a Sigma 24-60mm lens, using the 60mm end. We wanted to know what would happen when used with more extreme focal length lenses, so we once again ventured out to test it. …

[GCM Photographic] STC IR cut ND64

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We were so impressed with the STC IR cut ND64 filter, that is was felt a separate review was required. To start with. What is an ND filter? ND stands for neutral density, an even reduction in light across the spectrum. What makes the STC ND filter different from other filters? For a start this filter fits within the camera, …

[GCM Photographic] Neutral Density Filters

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Welcome to the second of our reviews involving STC filters. In this we are testing something quite different. We are testing an ND filter that actually fits inside the camera, rather than attaching to the camera lens, certainly not something we had seen before and hence were eager to try. Again we are indebited to William Wu of STC Optics …

[GCM Photographic] Are all UV filters the same?

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I know it sound like a strange title for a review of UV (Ultra Violet) filters and since this is generally the first filter most people purchase, it is very valid, as the review will show. This review came about as a result of a conversation we had with William Wu, the MD of STC Optics at The Photography Show …