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droy
01-27-2011, 07:32 PM
Hi everyone

I was wondering if there are any facilities here in US that offer shaving 8mm lens hood/shade?

Thanks in advance.

Roy

hindenhaag
01-28-2011, 12:40 AM
Hi Roy,

welcome to the forum.

Till now I only have heard about the european service of Tobias.

I add a link for doing it yourself. It works fine that way. I shaved a Nikkor 10.5 and a Samyang 8mm that way.

http://blog.panedia.com/2009/01/19/shaving-the-nikon-105mm-fisheye/

Heinz

droy
01-28-2011, 09:04 AM
Hi Heinz

Thanks for your reply. I will take a look at it and hopefully have the courage to do it! :)

You are a brave soul! Thank you again for the info.

Roy