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DIY Lens cover

Discussion in 'Pro/Adv Discussion' started by Mutant, Oct 3, 2015.

  1. Mutant

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    Discovered a DIY lens cover for those of you cheap like myself. Went to Wendy's Restaurant and noticed the plastic ketchup holders would be just about the right size. Cut about 1/4 of the top off and it fits great.
     
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  2. tcope

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    I'd think the ketchup would get all over the lens.
     
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  3. GadgetGuy

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    ...and it doesn't do anything to protect the fragile gimbal.:cool:
     
  4. RoyVa

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    Now, where do I put my ketchup?
     
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  5. stealthbomber

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    Good idea but I have a lens cap coming in the mail!
     
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    Lens cap will not fit over the lens if there is a ND filter fitted. ( screw on type) just found that out, I have put on a ND filter and now my cap is no good now unless I change back to standard lens every time I put it away..
     
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    I'm just glad the OP found a cover and was finally able to "catch up" to the rest of us.
     
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