I have AF-P DX NIKKOR 18-55 mm f/3.5 - 5.6G VR lens and I am looking for a hood. From lens' official product info page, it has been noticed that the compatible hood is HB-N106 Bayonet Hood. Is this the only hood compatible with this lens? If not, how can I search for compatible hoods?
1Google... or eBay - search 'lens hood 18-55 mm f/3.5 - 5.6G' Prices from $£€ 1– TetsujinNov 16, 2017 at 19:30
Is there any downside to using a knock-off lens hood?– Michael CNov 16, 2017 at 21:10
Selecting a lens hood– user50888Nov 16, 2017 at 21:46
You can find numerous options for knock-off lens hoods on Aliexpress:
Although be aware of the pitfalls of buying a third-party lens hood.