Lens recommendations for a new D5100

Started Jun 13, 2011 | Discussions thread
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mr_fishbulb Regular Member • Posts: 267
Re: Lens recommendations for a new D5100

I have the 55-200 and have been really happy with it. The majority of times I've used it is when I've been on holiday so that's where its light weight comes in handy. If I was going to be using a telephoto zoom at home then I'd get the 70-300 instead.

BeckyW wrote:

The options are:

Nikon AF-S NIKKOR 55-300mm f/4.5-5.6G ED VR Zoom Lens
Nikon AF-S VR Zoom-NIKKOR 70-300mm f/4.5-5.6G IF-ED Telephoto Zoom Lens
Nikon AF-S DX NIKKOR 18-200mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR II Zoom Lens
Nikon 55-200mm f/4-5.6G ED AF-S DX Autofocus Lens
Nikon AF-S DX VR Zoom-Nikkor 55-200mm f/4-5.6G IF-ED Lens

(bottom 2 there are the same lens)

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