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Lens Hood for 17mm...?? Where ??

Discussion in 'Native Lenses' started by G1 User, Jul 22, 2010.

  1. G1 User

    G1 User Mu-43 Veteran

    Jul 20, 2010
    What do you all use....
    Links welcome....
    I saw a few on eBay for Sony camcorders that may be shallow enough... not sure though... Can't believe Olympus doesn't offer one :confused: 
  2. bilzmale

    bilzmale Mu-43 All-Pro

    Do an eBay search for "lens hood xx mm" (where xx is the filter diameter). I did this for my 20mm and found one designed for a leica - cost about $10.
  3. OzRay

    OzRay Mu-43 Hall of Famer

    Jan 29, 2010
    South Gippsland, Australia
    Ray, not Oz
  4. angloasturian

    angloasturian Mu-43 Veteran

    I decided I couldn't have filters, hoods etc for all my different lenses so I bought a 40.5-49mm stepping ring for the 14-42 kitlens and a 37-49mm for the 17mm pancake and use my OM filters and hoods (the 28mm metal OM hood is fine on the pancake). I also got a 39-49 ring for my Voigtlander lenses (25, 35, 50 and 90mm).
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  5. G1 User

    G1 User Mu-43 Veteran

    Jul 20, 2010
  6. KEH

    KEH New to Mu-43

    Apr 18, 2010
    Heavystar on Ebay is your man. You can get a screw-in hood with cap that fits over it. I bought one for a 'normal' focal length and it works great - no vignetting.

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