Yuer Lens Hood HB-32 for 18-70mm f/3.5-4.5G ED-IF AF-S DX Zoom-Lens, as supplied with Digital SLR camera.
AF-S DX NIKKOR 18-105mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR.
Flower-Type bayonet lens hood provided with select lenses.
Use of specifically engineered Yuer Lens Hood HB-32 lens hoods is highly recommended.
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.
In less-than-ideal lighting conditions, the performance difference can be substantial.