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Nikon Nikkor AF-S 50mm f/1.8G

Nikon Nikkor AF-S 50mm f/1.8G
 
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Wide aperture
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f/1.8
 
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Silent focus motor
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Silent and fast
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Focus motor Nikon AF-S
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Zoom range 1x
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Image stabilization None
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Min focal length 50 mm
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Aperture f/1.8
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Weight 187 g
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Max focal length 50 mm
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Auto focus Yes
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Nikon Nikkor AF-S 35mm f/1.8G DX

Nikon Nikkor AF-S 35mm f/1.8G DX

"This lens has quickly become my default lens. It's very versatile, and the system allows focus to be tweaked manually after auto-focusing. For the price you can't beat it."

 
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Wide aperture
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f/1.8
 
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Silent focus motor
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Silent and fast
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Focus motor Nikon AF-S
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Zoom range 1x
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Image stabilization None
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Min focal length 35 mm
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Aperture f/1.8
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Weight 200 g
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Max focal length 35 mm
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Auto focus Yes
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Nikon Nikkor 50mm f/1.8D

Nikon Nikkor  50mm f/1.8D

"This is a MUST OWN lens in the Nikon AF line. Not only sharp and fast, but my favorite perspective and CHEAP to buy! It's the best way to learn how ALL of the photojournalists in the 40s-70s shot EVERYTHING they printed."

 
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Wide aperture
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f/1.8
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Focus motor None
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Zoom range 1x
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Image stabilization None
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Min focal length 50 mm
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Aperture f/1.8
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Weight 156 g
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Max focal length 50 mm
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Auto focus Yes
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Nikon Nikkor AF-S 55-300mm f/4.5-5.6G ED VR

Nikon Nikkor AF-S 55-300mm f/4.5-5.6G ED VR

"Awesome lens, affordable, quality construction, noticably faster than older lens, definitely has improved picture quality/sharpness"

 
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More advanced image stabilization
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Nikon VR
 
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Great telephoto lens
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300 mm
 
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Silent focus motor
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Silent and fast
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Focus motor Nikon AF-S
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Zoom range 5.5x
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Image stabilization Nikon VR
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Min focal length 55 mm
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Aperture f/4.5
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Weight 0.5 kg
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Max focal length 300 mm
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Auto focus Yes
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Nikon Nikkor 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6G VR AF-S DX

Nikon Nikkor 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6G VR AF-S DX

"Focusing to 9" (film plane) it meets my needs perfectly. Vibration reduction is a definite plus as I do not like dealing with a tripod but shoot most of my photos "hand-held.""

 
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More advanced image stabilization
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Nikon VR
 
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Silent focus motor
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Silent and fast
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Focus motor Nikon AF-S
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Zoom range 3.1x
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Image stabilization Nikon VR
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Min focal length 18 mm
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Aperture f/3.5
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Weight 265 g
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Max focal length 55 mm
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Auto focus Yes
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Nikon Nikkor 18-105mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR AF-S DX

Nikon Nikkor 18-105mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR AF-S DX

"This is a very versatile lens, it has a great focal range making it useful for most situations. There are certainty faster lenses but at this price point, you are getting a good VR lens with a respectable range, and acceptable image quality with automatic and manual focus adjustment ring."

 
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More advanced image stabilization
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Nikon VR
 
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Great zoom range
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5.8x
 
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Silent focus motor
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Silent and fast
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Focus motor Nikon AF-S
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Zoom range 5.8x
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Image stabilization Nikon VR
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Min focal length 18 mm
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Aperture f/3.5
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Weight n/a
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Max focal length 105 mm
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Auto focus Yes
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Sigma 70-300mm f/4-5.6 APO DG Macro Nikon-f

Sigma 70-300mm f/4-5.6 APO DG Macro Nikon-f

"I recently took a trip up and down the coast of California and took only this one lens...it worked perfectly! I could not have been happier with the results."

 
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Great telephoto lens
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300 mm
 
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Silent focus motor
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Silent and fast
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Focus motor Generic motor
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Zoom range 4.3x
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Image stabilization None
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Min focal length 70 mm
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Aperture f/4
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Weight 0.6 kg
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Max focal length 300 mm
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Auto focus Yes
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Tamron 70-300mm f/4-5.6 Di LD Macro Nikon-f

Tamron 70-300mm f/4-5.6 Di LD Macro Nikon-f

"I love the crispness and clarity in the pictures."

 
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Great telephoto lens
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300 mm
 
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Silent focus motor
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Silent and fast
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Focus motor Generic motor
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Zoom range 4.3x
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Image stabilization None
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Min focal length 70 mm
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Aperture f/4
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Weight 435 g
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Max focal length 300 mm
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Auto focus Yes
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Nikon Nikkor 70-300mm f/4-5.6G

Nikon Nikkor  70-300mm f/4-5.6G

"Unbeatable value for money in comparison to competing mid-range zoom lenses when it comes to outdoor, sport and wildlife photopraphy."

 
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Great telephoto lens
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300 mm
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Focus motor None
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Zoom range 4.3x
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Image stabilization None
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Min focal length 70 mm
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Aperture f/4
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Weight 425 g
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Max focal length 300 mm
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Auto focus Yes
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Nikon Nikkor AF-S DX VR 55-200mm f/4-5.6G IF-ED

Nikon Nikkor AF-S DX VR 55-200mm f/4-5.6G IF-ED

"This lens is light weight and produces good clean images."

 
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Nikon VR
 
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Silent focus motor
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Silent and fast
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Focus motor Nikon AF-S
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Zoom range 3.6x
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Image stabilization Nikon VR
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Min focal length 55 mm
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Aperture f/4
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Weight 335 g
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Max focal length 200 mm
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Auto focus Yes