Photography buddies! We offer you these fantastic Nikon lenses from the kit upgrade, portrait, wide-angle, zoom, and fast lens for outstanding image quality of your shots. There is plenty to choose from for aspiring and professional photographers!
#6: Sigma 18–35mm f/1.8 DC HSM Art
This Nikon lens has the fixed maximum aperture of f/1.8 that will let you shoot in extremely low lighting conditions. It can focus quickly, sharp and contrast are stunning. Although, there are some complaints about its autofocus.
#5: Nikon AF-S DX Micro Nikkor 85mm f/3.5G ED VR
This Nikon lens is for macrophotography by using your camera as a high-resolution magnifying glass to reveal intricate details of even the smallest objects. It delivers built-in optical image stabilization and stunning images. Also, it has a built-in focus motor.
#4: Nikon AF-S Nikkor 85mm f/1.8G
This Nikon lens has a 127mm-equivalent optic that offers sharp and fast aperture that lets you shoot in low light at shutter speeds fast enough to hold the camera by hand. It has the full-frame-compatible lens and weighs just 350 grams (0.8 pounds). You can stand a comfortable distance of 8 to 9 feet away and still fill the frame with enough detail of your subject. The only con to this lens is the sluggish autofocus.
#3: Sigma 10–20mm F3.5 EX DC HSM
This Nikon lens is ideal for small spaces that means more room to back up. Also great in dramatic landscapes and architecture. It has 15–30mm-equivalent zoom, a fixed f/3.5 aperture, and solid metal construction. The downside to this lens is barrel distortion, in which vertical lines are rendered as bowing outward.
#2: Nikon AF-S VR Zoom-Nikkor 70–300mm f/4.5–5.6G IF-ED
This Nikon lens is a versatile 105–450mm-equivalent FX-compatible zoom that is ideal for animal wildlife, league game or distant landmarks. It counters a narrow aperture with built-in image stabilization (Nikon calls it VR, for vibration reduction) that allows for sharp photos at slower-than-ideal shutter speeds. A shot normally requires a shutter speed of 1/200 of a second can be photographed as slow as 1/25 second.
#1: Nikon AF-S DX Nikkor 35mm F1.8G
This Nikon lens is affordable and perfect for low lights that made it on top of our list for the best Nikon lens you can buy. It has a wide f/1.8 aperture and 50mm-equivalent lens that is worthy of your investment. Also, the wide aperture also lets you blur the background. perfect for birthday parties, nightouts or theaters!