Transforming Cap Guarantees You've Always Got a Lens Hood Handy

Perfect for photographers who don't dig the lens flare look but want to keep their kit as minimal as possible, the awkwardly-named Hoocap combines a lens cap and hood into a clever transforming accessory. It keeps fingerprints and scratches off your lens, and glare and flares off your photos. » 10/01/12 9:44am 10/01/12 9:44am

Velcro is the Obvious Solution to Lens Cap Loss

Instead of constantly buying new lens caps on eBay after foolishly losing them (much like, err, me), you could just try the LensCapTrap, which attaches lens caps to the camera strap with a bit of velcro. It only costs $6, but as PetaPixel points out, you could easily make this yourself. Or just stop losing those… » 4/21/11 9:00am 4/21/11 9:00am

The Camera-man Is Real, And He's From Pentax

New from Pentax—a smiley faced 52mm lens cap attached to a rag doll! Take a moment to process the true scope of such an idea, then realize that this flower print person is just one of 100 designs: » 3/19/10 9:13am 3/19/10 9:13am

Stop Losing Lens Caps With These DIY Clips

To be a photographer is to lose lens caps. They slide under stacks of paper and get kicked across floors. But armed with a shampoo bottle, an X-acto knife, and this guide, you can make your lens caps stay put. » 1/16/10 10:00am 1/16/10 10:00am