Lens Shade Success for Original 14-42mm ??

Discussion in 'Olympus Cameras' started by oldracer, Mar 3, 2012.

  1. oldracer

    oldracer Mu-43 Hall of Famer Subscribing Member

    Oct 1, 2010
    USA
    I just bought an original Oly 14-42mm to play around with on a GF2, primarily because it is the smallest (shortest) of the kit zooms. I ordered an LH-61C hood for it from B&H, but the B&H listing is wrong -- the hood does not fit. It is a bayonet type hood that is also said to fit the M.Zuiko 14-150mm. My guess is that it fits the regular 4/3 Zuiko 14-42, not the M.Zuiko.

    Anyway, there seems to be quite a variety of screw-in 40.5 mm hoods available on eBay and Amazon. Is anyone successfully using any of these? In other words, verified not to vignette?

    Ideally I would like one that would reverse and screw in as well.

    TIA
     
  1. This site uses cookies to help personalise content, tailor your experience and to keep you logged in if you register.
    By continuing to use this site, you are consenting to our use of cookies.