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Portrait lenses that have a f/2.8 or faster aperture

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Sony FE 90mm f/2.8 Macro G OSS

Sony FE 90mm f/2.8 Macro G OSS
 
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Sony SteadyShot
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Aperture f/2.8
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Zoom range 1x
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Image stabilization Sony SteadyShot
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Length 131 mm
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Fixed aperture n/a
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Weight 0.6 kg
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Focus motor Generic motor
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Max focal length 90 mm
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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." bhphotovideo.com

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Aperture f/1.8
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Zoom range 1x
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Image stabilization None
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Length 38 mm
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Fixed aperture n/a
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Weight 156 g
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Focus motor None
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Max focal length 50 mm
#3

Canon EF 100mm f/2.8L Macro IS USM

Canon EF 100mm f/2.8L Macro IS USM

"Best lens I have bought in years. Of course, it produces great macros. But it can be used for portraits, even indoors. Portrait results blew me away." bhphotovideo.com

 
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Canon IS
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Aperture f/2.8
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Zoom range 1x
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Image stabilization Canon IS
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Length 123 mm
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Fixed aperture n/a
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Weight 0.6 kg
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Focus motor Canon USM
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Max focal length 100 mm
#4

Canon EF 70-200mm f/2.8L IS II USM

Canon EF 70-200mm f/2.8L IS II USM

"You'll immediately be impressed with the sharpness and detail of your images, and the beautiful boken when shooting at f/2.8. The results are jaw-dropping. It has quickly become my favorite lens." bhphotovideo.com

 
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Canon IS II
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Aperture f/2.8
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Zoom range 2.9x
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Image stabilization Canon IS II
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Length n/a
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Fixed aperture Yes
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Weight 1.5 kg
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Focus motor Canon USM
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Max focal length 200 mm
#5

Canon EF 85mm f/1.8 USM

Canon EF 85mm f/1.8 USM
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Aperture f/1.8
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Zoom range 1x
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Image stabilization None
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Length 72 mm
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Fixed aperture n/a
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Weight 425 g
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Focus motor Canon USM
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Max focal length 85 mm
#6

Sony Sonnar T* FE 55mm f/1.8 ZA

Sony Sonnar T* FE 55mm f/1.8 ZA
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Aperture f/1.8
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Zoom range 1x
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Image stabilization None
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Length 71 mm
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Fixed aperture n/a
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Weight n/a
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Focus motor Generic motor
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Max focal length 55 mm
#7

Nikon Nikkor AF-S 50mm f/1.8G

Nikon Nikkor AF-S 50mm f/1.8G
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Aperture f/1.8
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Zoom range 1x
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Image stabilization None
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Length 53 mm
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Fixed aperture n/a
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Weight 187 g
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Focus motor Nikon AF-S
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Max focal length 50 mm
#8

Canon EF 50mm f/1.8 STM

Canon EF 50mm f/1.8 STM
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Aperture f/1.8
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Zoom range 1x
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Image stabilization None
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Length 41 mm
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Fixed aperture n/a
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Weight 162 g
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Focus motor Canon STM
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Max focal length 50 mm
#9

Pentax SMC FA 50mm f/1.4

Pentax SMC  FA 50mm f/1.4

"The pictures are very sharp. Low light is fantastic. I have not found anything I dislike about it." bhphotovideo.com

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Aperture f/1.4
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Zoom range 1x
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Image stabilization None
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Length 38 mm
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Fixed aperture n/a
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Weight 221 g
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Focus motor Generic motor
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Max focal length 50 mm
#10

Nikon Nikkor AF-S DX 16-80mm f/2.8-4E ED VR

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5x
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Aperture f/2.8
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Zoom range 5x
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Image stabilization Nikon VR
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Length 86 mm
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Fixed aperture No
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Weight 480 g
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Focus motor Nikon AF-S
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Max focal length 80 mm