>Gearsau and Leonard62: > >Thanks for the input. The lens has not been delivered yet >but I wanted to be prepared when it arrives. On the 85mm >f/1.8D, >the screw on lens hood was too deep for me to use the lens >cap >that came with it. However, the Nikon 77mm lens cap was a >perfect fit for that lens hood. I thought that I would have >the same problem with the 24mm f/2.8D Lens hood. >
Gary.....Just checked my 85mm f1.8... Yes, you cannot use the lens cap. Its ages since I used my 85mm f1.8 (no D) Hadn't thought of trying a 77mm cap. Still though, I hardly use my 85mm lens now.