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I purchased the Canon hood and filter adapter via Amazon

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I purchased the Canon hood and filter adapter via Amazon for the Canon Powershot G3X twice, but in both cases both pieces seem too big for the camera. First, how am I supposed to attach the filter adapter? And if you can answer that question, perhaps you can tell me how the hood is supposed to work.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Camera and Video
Expert:  Pete replied 1 year ago.

Hi Dianna,

The size is larger than the lens to prevent vignetting at max wide angle.

Which adapter are you using? You should be using the FA-DC67B adapter.

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
About 5 minutes after contacting Just Answer with my question, I figured out how to connect the filter to the filter adapter to the hood to the camera on my own. Thank you for the effort, but I solved my problem before getting the answer I needed.
Expert:  Pete replied 1 year ago.

Ok, glad to hear you got sorted!

Let me know if I can be of any further help at all.

Have a great weekend!