In photography, a lens hood or lens shade is a device used on the front end of a lens to block the Sun or other light sources to prevent glare and lens flare. A Lens hoods may also be used to protect the lens from scratches and the elements without having to put on a lens cover.

- Stop light coming into the lens at extreme angles and being reflected inside the lens
- Reduce the contrast of the image
- Enable to shoot towards the light source, and being reflected inside the lens, without excessive flare
- Ensures no problems with vignetting or motor functions
- Added benefit of extra protection from accidental impact (Height: About 20mm).

This accessory is compatible with:
- Camera / Camcorder / DC / Digicam / Video Recorder
- Nikon, Canon, Lumix, Pentax, Sony, Olympus DSLRs / SLRs
- Suitable for: All 55mm Telephoto Lenses and Filters

Colors Available:
- Black

Accessories /  Products Related (not included):
- Step-up Adapter
- 55mm Thread Lenses
- 55mm thread color filter lenses


- All brand names and trademarks are properties of their respective holders and are referred to here for descriptive purpose only.
- Photo attached is for reference only, it may be slightly varied in items of colour, shape from the actual item delivered from time to time).
- Please verify your camera's lens thread size before ordering. Your camera's lens thread size will be marked somewhere on the lens barrel or printed underneath your lens cap. This number is always preceded by a "Ø" (diameter) symbol. For example: Ø55 = 55mm lens thread size. This is a non-reversible hood.
- This lens hood is not suitable for wide angle shots.


Manufacturer's Information:
- Brand: Generic / OEM

- Net Weight: 20g
- Thread Size: 55mm
- Type: Telephoto Lens Hood
- Material: Metal


Package Includes:
- 55MM Thread Telephoto Metal Lens Hood x 1

- White Box



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55MM Thread Telephoto Metal Lens Hood for Canon Nikon Pentax Sony Olympus

  • Product Code: CAM005896
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