Lens Hood Design

Started Apr 12, 2013 | Questions thread
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tnphoto Regular Member • Posts: 281
Re: Lens Hood Design

If you merely want to shield the lens from the sun, this sort of shade will do:


The most effective shade is a compendium where a fairly large box has a window that the lens looks through:


The light that enters gets lost in the box. BTW black flocking is pretty darned efficient at absorbing light.

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