- In addition, since the end of the lens is extended, you also get the added benefit of some extra protection from accidental impact
- Lens hoods block side glare and augment the protection provided by filters to the lens surface and ring
- Shades the lens from stray light, improving your contrast and image quality.
- Bayonet mount design, the design makes it firmly on the lens
The lens hood provides a cost-effective solution to the problems caused by sun glare rain and wind-blown debris and is also valuable in providing protection against knocks and damage