- Cosmetically it matches the appearance of the Nikkor 200mm f.4 macro lens for which it is designed i.e. black stipple finish.
- It is made of plastic. Functionally, this is probably fine. However, Nikon introduced this metal-bodied, very fine macro lens in the 1990s. it would have been a nice touch to have the hood in metal too. Most dealers charge about £45 for this item - rather steep for a plastic lens hood.
Published on: 04 September 2016