I was wondering if it is worth it carrying a lens hood around. I read a few articles (1, 2, 3) and now I know what is a lens hood and how it works, but I do not know for how long would I need to have one on my lens during the day and how often would it make a difference in my photos.
Canon EOS 2000D
Canon Zoom Lens EF-S 18-55mm 1:3.5-5.6 IS II
Polarizing Filter (if needed):
K&F Concept C-Series HMC CPL 58mm