Street photos with a lens hood

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lou Capeloto
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Street photos with a lens hood
3 months ago

I will be shooting street stuff with an 18-55mm on a Fuji xe1

I will be going into an area to shoot where I need to be very subtle

Don't even hold the camera to my eye but at my chest and look away from the subjet

I am thinking the lens hood will draw too much attention to my lens

Before for this area where I am shooting,  I used a Panasonic gx1 with a 20 f1.7 and seemed to work well and very inconspicuous

Wanted to see what other street shooters thought about not using a lens hood

Thanks

Lc

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