Who shoots outside without lens hoods?

Started May 7, 2010 | Discussions thread
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Jim Mohundro
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Re: Who shoots outside without lens hoods?--I do, indoors also
In reply to bjn70, May 12, 2010

Unless I'm trying to be extraordinarily sneaky or just don't have time (images are of the moment), I also use a hood indoors, at least for all available light shooting. Ambient light indoors can be hostile more often than you think. With flash, I feel less the need to use a hood since I'm to the extent possible controlling the lighting rules. And for those of us who've generally given up filters except for polarizers, the hood is a bit of lens protection as well.
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