lens hood


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lens hood

n
(Photography) photog an extension piece fixed to a camera lens to shield it from a direct light source
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.lens hood - a tubular attachment used to keep stray light out of the lens of a camera
attachment - a supplementary part or accessory
camera, photographic camera - equipment for taking photographs (usually consisting of a lightproof box with a lens at one end and light-sensitive film at the other)
television camera, tv camera, camera - television equipment consisting of a lens system that focuses an image on a photosensitive mosaic that is scanned by an electron beam
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lens hood

n (Phot) → paraluce m inv
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Capturing 360 degree images in the rain is not usually done because the lenses are curved, so weve had to create a special flat lens hood and change our process to be able to do the work, Mr Rayward said.
It also ships with an ENG-style flip-open lens hood, which adds to this ability to control glare.
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Changing the angle of shooting or using a lens hood are the easiest ways for tackling flares.
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11x14 flexible black plastic sheet to use as extra-long lens hood when shooting into the sun.
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Although a lens hood is sometimes sufficient, devices that heat the lens electrically are more reliable.
ASIA Durability 16% Connectors 7% Lens hood 7% Macro mode 13% Shutter speeds 11% higher threshold on operating Temperatures 10% Sensitivity on zooming device 10% Toggles 10% #On board sound system (shotgun mic) 7% HD capabilities 9%
The setwill include a silver anodised wide-angle lens, a matching classic round lens hood in silver anodised metal and a rapid winder in silver chrome.
This scope features dual focusing knobs--one to get a quick focus, the other for fine tuning--and an extendable lens hood.