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Best lense cover and sun shade?

Discussion in 'Pro/Adv Discussion' started by EMT_760, Sep 10, 2016.

  1. EMT_760

    Sep 10, 2016
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    Hi guys, semi new pilot of a Phamtom 3 4k. I'm loving it so far! :) Still figuring out things as I go. ( mastered way points today). My question is I have horizontal that come and go in my videos. From what I gather its caused by " prop shadows " from the light.

    Not sure if this is true or not but a article I read claims that adding a sun shade causes " wear and tear " on the gimbal system.o_O Not sure if thats accurate or not.

    I found this kit on Amazon? Thoughts?

    Amazon.com: Customer Reviews: Powerextra Protective Durable Plastic Camera Lens Cap Cover + Flower Petal Lens Hood + Carbon Fiber Gimbal Guard for DJI Phantom 3 Advanced and Professional Drone
  2. msinger

    Approved Vendor

    Oct 30, 2014
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    Harrisburg, PA
    Anything added to the Phantom could cause unusual wear and tear. I've never heard of any issues caused by using a lens hood though.