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Nikon D3100

Nikon D3100 Lenses for Nikon DX lens mount that have a f/2.8 or faster aperture

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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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Aperture f/1.8
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Image stabilization None
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Fisheye No
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Zoom range 1x
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Focus motor Nikon AF-S
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Weight 200 g
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Fixed aperture n/a
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Min focal length 35 mm
#2

Nikon Nikkor 40mm f/2.8G AF-S DX Micro

Nikon Nikkor 40mm f/2.8G AF-S DX Micro
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Aperture f/2.8
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Image stabilization None
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Fisheye No
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Zoom range 1x
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Focus motor Nikon AF-S
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Weight 281 g
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Fixed aperture n/a
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Min focal length 40 mm
#3

Sigma 17-50mm f/2.8 EX DC OS HSM Nikon-f

Sigma 17-50mm f/2.8 EX DC OS HSM Nikon-f

"The OS works excellent. Clear at even 200mm and nice bokeh."

 
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Sigma OS
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Aperture f/2.8
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Image stabilization Sigma OS
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Fisheye No
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Zoom range 2.9x
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Focus motor Sigma HSM
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Weight 0.6 kg
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Fixed aperture Yes
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Min focal length 17 mm
#4

Tamron SP 17-50mm f/2.8 XR Di-II VC LD Nikon-f

Tamron SP 17-50mm f/2.8 XR Di-II VC LD Nikon-f

"I was able to shoot at shutter speeds as low as 1/6 second hand held @ ISO 1250 with a Nikon D300. Resulting photos were sharp except for movement in the scene."

 
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Tamron VC
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Aperture f/2.8
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Image stabilization Tamron VC
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Fisheye No
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Zoom range 2.9x
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Focus motor Generic motor
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Weight 0.6 kg
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Fixed aperture Yes
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Min focal length 17 mm
#5

Sigma 17-70mm f/2.8-4 DC Macro OS HSM Nikon-f

Sigma 17-70mm f/2.8-4 DC Macro OS HSM Nikon-f

"Very happy with this lens. Used this lens for a wedding this past weeked, very pleased."

 
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Sigma OS
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Aperture f/2.8
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Image stabilization Sigma OS
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Fisheye No
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Zoom range 4.1x
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Focus motor Sigma HSM
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Weight 465 g
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Fixed aperture No
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Min focal length 17 mm
#6

Nikon Nikkor 10.5mm f/2.8G ED DX

Nikon Nikkor 10.5mm f/2.8G ED DX

"I have used this lens for outdoor nature photography and indoors for wide angle shots. I use Capture NX which easily converts the photos back to a "normal" looking view. I look forward to trying many new things with this lens."

 
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Fisheye
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Extremely wide circular images
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Aperture f/2.8
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Image stabilization None
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Fisheye Yes
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Zoom range 1x
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Focus motor None
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Weight 306 g
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Fixed aperture n/a
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Min focal length 10.5 mm
#7

Nikon Nikkor 17-55mm f/2.8G ED-IF AF-S DX

Nikon Nikkor 17-55mm f/2.8G ED-IF AF-S DX

"The fact that is has an excellent build of metal and glass let you know that you have a real power tool in your hands."

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Aperture f/2.8
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Image stabilization None
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Fisheye No
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Zoom range 3.2x
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Focus motor Nikon AF-S
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Weight 0.8 kg
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Fixed aperture Yes
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Min focal length 17 mm
#8

Sigma 10mm f/2.8 EX DC HSM Nikon-f

Sigma 10mm f/2.8 EX DC HSM Nikon-f

"I just LOVE this lens! Took some of my very best and most interesting effects pictures with it! This lens helped me broaden my horizon as a photographer both figuratively and literally! I NEVER leave this lens at home when I go out for a shoot. And using it for video in some situations also creates spectecular clips. Sharp, fast and a ton of fun!"

 
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Fisheye
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Extremely wide circular images
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Aperture f/2.8
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Image stabilization None
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Fisheye Yes
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Zoom range 1x
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Focus motor Sigma HSM
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Weight 476 g
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Fixed aperture n/a
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Min focal length 10 mm
#9

Tamron SP 60mm f/2 DI II LD Macro Nikon-f

Tamron SP 60mm f/2 DI II LD Macro Nikon-f

"This lens is fast, light weight and compact. Pictures are crisp, and the ability to use manual focus while in auto focus mode is a plus. All around great lens!"

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Aperture f/2
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Image stabilization None
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Fisheye No
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Zoom range 1x
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Focus motor Generic motor
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Weight 390 g
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Fixed aperture n/a
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Min focal length 60 mm
#10

Sigma 18-35mm f/1.8 DC HSM Nikon-f

Sigma 18-35mm f/1.8 DC HSM Nikon-f
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Aperture f/1.8
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Image stabilization None
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Fisheye No
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Zoom range 1.9x
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Focus motor Sigma HSM
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Weight 0.8 kg
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Fixed aperture Yes
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Min focal length 18 mm