rubber lens hood?

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FowlersFreeTime

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Hey y'all, has anyone ever used one of those rubber lens hoods that sell online which supposedly allow you to take better pictures through windows/glass? I think the premise seems legit: make a seal to block unwanted glare/reflections and it should allow better pictures and or video.
Like this:
ultimate-lens-hood-reflection-glass-kickstarter-2.jpg


I have a trip coming up soon and I'm thinking to get one so I can take better video clips through airplane window and any other miscellaneous times it might be useful. Has anyone tried one and do you have any tips?
 

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Good idea if it works. Also, the new G-Master lenses seem to come with a lens hood having a rubberized hood lip on the front, which might serve the same purpose.
 

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This seems to be the original:

Amazon has a no-name-brand copy for $8 cheaper, and so does Neewer. I think I might make a purchase and report back to the group.
 

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