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Lost lens hood

Canonshots 7 172 13 United Kingdom
14 Sep 2013 8:41PM
The lens hood belonging to my Sigma 17-70 mm. has gone missing. It had been cracked and insecure for a while and it has now fallen off and been lost. Does anyone know whether it is possible to buy a replacement?

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Eastlands 7 760 4 Northern Ireland
14 Sep 2013 8:45PM
Look for a cheap one on Ebay
LesJD 6 158 Wales
14 Sep 2013 10:16PM
I feel your pain having lost two,one blew off the deck of a boat off St Lucia, the other anybody's guess. Smile You can get a replacement from Sigma UK for about twenty quid plus postage.
kodachrome 6 703
15 Sep 2013 8:20AM
Or, check out JJC lens hoods web site. They are generic hoods made in China but just as good for a 1/3 of the price. I have several after losing or breaking the originals.
Gundog 5 629 Scotland
15 Sep 2013 11:50AM
Think about replacing it with a screw - rather than bayonet - type. Around 3 including postage from China/HK on eBay. Not only less expensive but also less likely to fall off and get lost.
Dann 4 248
15 Sep 2013 12:53PM

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