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Old Jul 7, 2008, 3:45 AM   #1
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the "cap" which came with my telelens, which i assume is some kind of "sunshade"; in what situations am i supposed to use it, what beneficial ordetrimental effects can i expect?
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Old Jul 7, 2008, 4:46 AM   #2
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I would use it whenever I was outdoors, especially in bright light. It helps prevent excess light which can cause flare, spotting, and reduce contrast. It also protects the front lens element as a side benefit.
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thanks, i will do that
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