- Designed to Prevent Unwanted Stray Light from Entering the Lens Reducing Lens Flares
- Added Benefit of Extra Protection to the Lens from Accidental Impact
- Dedicated Bayonet Mount Lens Hood Designed to Match the Specific Focal Length of the Lens it is Designed For
- Made of Premium Grade High Impact Plastic
Lens hoods are primarily designed to prevent unwanted stray light from entering the lens by extending and shading the end of the lens. In addition, since the end of the lens is extended, you also get the added benefit of some extra protection from accidental impact. Dedicated lens hoods are designed to match the specific focal length of the lens it was designed for.