26th August 2004, 01:17 PM
main use of lens hood
ask a stupid question as never use a lens hood be4.
still wondering should buy or not to buy...
understand that lens hood is to block the sun, etc.. during day but for night, what is the use for?
is it a need to use lens hood during night time.
26th August 2004, 01:21 PM
26th August 2004, 06:46 PM
And have a look at this too:
anyway, you might be surprise how much flare an inappropriately positioned streetlamp might cause.
26th August 2004, 08:07 PM
26th August 2004, 08:48 PM
Use of Lens Hoods
Lens hoods can also offer limited protection against rain, water, dust particles. They also protect the lens element from people bumping onto them and damages if the lens hit a hard surface, eg lens swinging into wall.