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Nikon D3100

Nikon D3100 Portrait lenses that have a f/2.8 or faster aperture

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Nikon Nikkor AF-S 50mm f/1.8G

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

Nikon Nikkor  50mm f/1.8D

"Perfect photos at 65 mph at f8 @1/800! This lens lets in lots of light so I can use a fast shutter and get absolutely no blur at highway speeds." bhphotovideo.com

 
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Quite short
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38 mm
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Aperture f/1.8
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Length 38 mm
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Focus motor None
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Weight 156 g
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Image stabilization None
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Max focal length 50 mm
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Fixed aperture n/a
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Zoom range 1x
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Nikon Nikkor AF-S 85mm f/1.8G

Nikon Nikkor AF-S 85mm f/1.8G
 
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Silent and fast
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Aperture f/1.8
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Length 74 mm
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Focus motor Nikon AF-S
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Weight 354 g
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Image stabilization None
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Max focal length 85 mm
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Fixed aperture n/a
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Zoom range 1x
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Nikon Nikkor AF-S 50mm f/1.4G

Nikon Nikkor AF-S 50mm f/1.4G

"Clarity and color is amazing in low light situations. Also depth of field is amazingly tight at 1.4. I haven't had problems with the autofocus speed. For the price this lens is amazing." bhphotovideo.com

 
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Silent focus motor
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Silent and fast
 
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Wide aperture
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f/1.4
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Aperture f/1.4
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Length 53 mm
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Focus motor Nikon AF-S
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Weight 281 g
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Image stabilization None
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Max focal length 50 mm
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Fixed aperture n/a
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Zoom range 1x
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Nikon Nikkor 50mm f/1.4D

Nikon Nikkor  50mm f/1.4D

"Love this lens for those closeup shots. I needed a lens with a high F stop and I love to take portrait shots and it works great for them. The background blurs just like I needed it to!" bhphotovideo.com

 
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f/1.4
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Aperture f/1.4
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Length 43 mm
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Focus motor None
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Weight 230 g
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Image stabilization None
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Max focal length 50 mm
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Fixed aperture n/a
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Zoom range 1x
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Nikon Nikkor AF-S 24-70mm f/2.8G ED

Nikon Nikkor AF-S 24-70mm f/2.8G ED

"I bought this lens to fill the gap between my 14-24 and 70-200 and have not been disappointed. It is as every bit as good as the other two professional products." bhphotovideo.com

 
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Silent focus motor
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Silent and fast
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Aperture f/2.8
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Length 132 mm
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Focus motor Nikon AF-S
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Weight 0.9 kg
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Image stabilization None
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Max focal length 70 mm
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Fixed aperture Yes
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Zoom range 2.9x
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Nikon Nikkor AF-S 70-200mm f/2.8G ED VR II

Nikon Nikkor AF-S 70-200mm f/2.8G ED VR II

"All around amazing lens. Sturdy build, and very crisp images. Everyday lens." bhphotovideo.com

 
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More advanced image stabilization
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Nikon VR II
 
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Silent focus motor
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Silent and fast
 
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Great telephoto lens
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200 mm
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Aperture f/2.8
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Length 206 mm
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Focus motor Nikon AF-S
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Weight 1.5 kg
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Image stabilization Nikon VR II
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Max focal length 200 mm
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Fixed aperture Yes
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Zoom range 2.9x
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Tamron SP 70-200mm f/2.8 Di VC USD Nikon F

Tamron SP 70-200mm f/2.8 Di VC USD Nikon F
 
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Tamron VC
 
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Great telephoto lens
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200 mm
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Aperture f/2.8
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Length 188 mm
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Focus motor Tamron USD
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Weight 1.5 kg
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Image stabilization Tamron VC
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Max focal length 200 mm
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Fixed aperture Yes
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Zoom range 2.9x
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Sigma 17-50mm f/2.8 EX DC OS HSM Nikon F

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

"Amazing very nice lens." bhphotovideo.com

 
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Silent focus motor
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More advanced image stabilization
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Sigma OS
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Aperture f/2.8
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Length 91 mm
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Focus motor Sigma HSM
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Weight 0.6 kg
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Image stabilization Sigma OS
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Max focal length 50 mm
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Fixed aperture Yes
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Zoom range 2.9x
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Nikon Nikkor 24-85mm f/2.8-4D IF

Nikon Nikkor  24-85mm f/2.8-4D IF

"This is my main general purpose lens and I'm well pleased with it's sharpness, versatility, useful focal range, weight and feel both on the D700 and D300." bhphotovideo.com

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Aperture f/2.8
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Length 81 mm
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Focus motor None
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Weight 0.5 kg
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Image stabilization None
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Max focal length 85 mm
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Fixed aperture No
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Zoom range 3.5x