The Nikon HB-23 Bayonet Lens Hood is a screw-in lens hood for the Nikon 18-35mm, 17-35mm, 12-24mm DX lenses. It keeps stray light, lens flaring, and ghosting to a minimum.
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Use of specifically engineered Nikon lens hoods is highly recommended
By reducing the amount of non-essential light falling onto the front lens element, lenses can better achieve their optimum optical performance, producing more saturated images
In less-than-ideal lighting conditions, the performance difference can be substantial