Excerpt: Hellllooo! I mean . . . it is a LENS HOOD. It either fits and works as intended or it is used for making pierogi, et al. Being a Nikon product, however, this hood works as intended.No issues. Looks like Nikon products should look, too. Needed for Nikon's recent "flush lens" SDLR camera, i.e.
Excerpt: The HB-45 works as intended to reduce lens flare, lens protection,etc. I had read some of the other reviews here prior to purchasing and I was concerned by some of the commentary that people had made concerning the "snap on" feature of this hood.