Nikon HN-1 Lens Hood (52mm Screw-In) for 20-60mm f/3.5-5.5 IX, 24mm f/2.8, 28 f/2 AI-S & 35mm f/2.8 PC Lenses.
Use of specifically engineered Nikon lens hoods is highly recommended.
In less-than-ideal lighting conditions, the performance difference can be substantial.
Optional Screw-in lens hood for select NIKKOR lenses.
By reducing the amount of non-essential light falling onto the front lens element, lenses can better achieve their optimum optical performance, producing more saturated images.