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Flare is unwanted light reflecting within a lens or camera that reduces contrast and creates bright streaks or patterns on the image.
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Transparent coated on lens elements that helps reduce reflections and flare to improve image contrast.
Rubber or metal hood that fits on the front of a lens to shield light from hitting the edges of the lens and causing flare.