Universal Lens Cap (v1)

Original
81 reviews
$35$50

Universal Lens Cap (v1)

Original
81 reviews
$35$50
$35$50
SIZING & COMPATIBILITY

At some point, we lose lens caps and worry about the protection of our lenses. The Universal Lens Cap is the best way to cover and protect your camera lenses. Period. It's designed to fit every camera lens. Now, you can travel stress-free knowing you won't lose your lens cap, it won't fall off, and you can go anywhere knowing you have the lens protection you need against the elements.

WHAT YOU GET:

1 x Universal Lens Cap

One Universal Lens Cap can be used as:

- 1 front lens cap covering the front end of 1 lens.

or

- 1 rear lens cap covering the rear end of 1 lens.

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    TB
    06/29/2020
    Tom B.
    Australia Australia
    So useful

    these have been great for me, I am never worried about keeping my lenses safe now and it's so handy having KURVD lens caps that fit all my different lenses, gives me so much piece of mind knowing they are well protected!

    SS
    05/23/2020
    Steve S.
    United States United States
    New and Great

    This makes protection all new. They work great.

    WL
    03/06/2020
    William L.
    United States United States
    Love My Lens Caps

    I have used Kuvrd lens caps for a couple of years now. They work great at protecting the lens from dirt, weather, and general banging around while hiking/climbing. Make sure you use the correct size for a snug fit otherwise they can fall off. I lost one in the Mohave desert a couple weeks ago because I was in a hurry and grabbed the wrong size for the lens I was using.

    MK
    02/12/2020
    Maren K.
    Austria Austria
    Did not receive my product

    So far bad, the product has still not arrived as it got stuck in customs and the have not cleared it and will probably charge a horrendous amount for the lens caps.

    DS
    02/05/2020
    Donna S.
    United States United States
    Amazing as always!I

    I now have full coverage on all of my lenses and replaced all lens caps. They feel SO secure and I’m glad I have the extra protection.

  • Will it work with lens hoods?

    Oh you bet your bottom it does! Although from an initial glance it might not seem to work, the Universal Lens Cap does function with a lens hoods! If the lens hood is first mounted either in normal fashion or in reverse, the ULC can be stretched over it, covering it no problem! In fact, the ULC is more versatile than you might think!

     

    Will it work with my lens?

    99.99% chance it does! The Universal Lens Cap has a stretch range of 60mm to 150mm! In a nutshell, every lens has a diameter that is in between that range of 60mm and 150mm minus a few extremes on both ends. And if you're still apprehensive about it, click on the link below to view the comprehensive list of lenses that the ULC will cover! Chances are, your lens is on that list! :)

    ULC Compatibility w/ Lenses

     

    Is there a lip that keeps the cap off the glass?

    The ULC does not come into contact with the front glass unless intentionally pressed to touch the glass or is taking a blow from dropping the lens. Dirt, by default, does not come with your packaged ULC. If dirt, fine sand or debris enters in the inside of the ULC, there is no need to worry. We’ve already infused a special coating into the material of the ULC, making it so any collected finely grained silent killers (dirt, sand, debris, etc.) can be washed off and dried, looking brand new, within seconds.

     

    What if there is dirt on the inside (of the ULC) and that bit hugs the front of the glass very tightly?

    The ULC does not come into contact with the front glass unless intentionally pressed to touch the glass or is taking a blow from dropping the lens. Dirt, by default, does not come with your packaged ULC. If dirt, fine sand or debris enters in the inside of the ULC, there is no need to worry. We’ve already infused a special coating into the material of the ULC, making it so any collected finely grained silent killers (dirt, sand, debris, etc.) can be washed off and dried, looking brand new, within seconds.

     

    Have you tried using this lens cap with any lenses that have a twist-on lens hood? E.g. with the lens hood on and reversed (my usual transit arrangement)?

    I’d be worried that this would catch on the lip of the hood and make it a pain to remove. Yes, we have! We have stretched the ULC over Lens Hoods both ways and it works just fine! Not a pain to remove and it doesn’t catch the lip of the hood!

     

    When the ULC is mounted on the lens (stretched onto the lens), what prevents it from touching the glass if the middle of the ULC is pushed into the lens?

    It would be a problem with the Nikon 14-24, because of the large curvature of this lens. With the Nikon 14-24, what prevents the ULC from touching the glass is the uniquely shaped fixated lens hood. Nothing prevents the ULC from touching the front glass except for the lens’ filter ring or fixated lens hoods. We purposefully included a protruding circle in the middle of the ULC, acting as a shock-absorbent barrier incase the lens falls glass first onto concrete. In no way do we state that the ULC is SHOCK-PROOF or DROP-PROOF but it is SHOCK-ABSORBENT in the sense that does absorb shock and increase the chances of lenses working after having been dropped. Our intention was to create a ‘cushion’ for the shape and glass of any lens and it still works just fine for a large curvature shaped lens like the Nikon 14-24!

     

    I’m a stickler for Traditional Lens Caps, so what if I don’t lose my TLC? What benefit does the ULC provide?

    Great question! The ULC:

    1. Provides greater aesthetic-, glass- and internal-protection to lenses.
    2. Can stretch OVER the TLC creating a SUPER LENS CAP.
    3. Ensures the TLC never falls off.

    You can check out our 3rd Update to see a quick demo movie of how to create a Super Lens Cap!

     

    I feel like the ULC will take up more room in a photography bag or camera case. Is this true?

    Nope! In fact, photographers have used the ULC as ways to better insulate their lenses, substitute the velcro walls for ULCs, and layer on multiple ULCs creating bumpers from other camera gear! If anything, it creates more room in your bag while increasing padding and protection for your gear.