Free Lens Hoods!

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  1. D-an-W

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    Apologies if you folks have already seen this site(s) but I don't recall reading about it on here...

    Free printable cardboard lens hoods
    Digital lens hoods

    I think it's a great idea to get you out of a fix and lets face it, we could all do with saving a little cash in the current climate :smashin:
     
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    I must admit, I've never used a lens hod on my 18-200 nikon... should I?
     
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    Yes, always use a hood. It not only stops flare and extraneous light entering the lens but does a great job of protecting it should you drop it.
     
  4. D-an-W

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    Maybe don't rely on a paper one for protection though :rotfl:
     
  5. Steve N

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    I've never used a hood on any of my lenses.
    I'm sure I should but I tend to try and 'go light' and they're just so cumbersome.
     
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    Just invert the hood when not in use...
     

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