Which zoom lens would be better for my D5100?

Started Jan 13, 2013 | Questions thread
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leno Senior Member • Posts: 1,242
Re: Which zoom lens would be better for my D5100?

sjgcit wrote:

> Nikon 55-200 VR lens (I would love the 55-300, but I can't afford it)

If you can't afford the 55-300 then the 55-200 VR is a no-brainer.

> with built in monitor

You use that expression twice where you should be saying "built in motor".

There are several versions of the other lenses and I'm not particularly keen on any of them myself.

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StephenG

My 55-300 was cheaper then my 55-200 so there are deals out there. However the 55-200 is the better lens of the two.

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Olympus XZ-1 Nikon D5100 Nikon AF-S DX Nikkor 55-200mm f/4-5.6G VR Nikon AF-S DX Nikkor 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6G VR Nikon AF-S DX Nikkor 35mm f/1.8G +3 more
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