Best starter lenses for X-T4

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Flying Fijian Contributing Member • Posts: 770
Re: Best starter lenses for X-T4

MonkeyClaw wrote:


I am trying to decide between the a7iii and the X-T4 and I order to get the full picture I obviously need to consider lenses.

I am not someone who will ever spend £1500 on a lens, no matter how good it is. I see myself possibly buying 3 lenses max - a replacement for the kit lens at some point, a prime for portraits and a travel zoom with an equivalent reach of 240 or 300mm.

Are Fuji X system lenses all really expensive? With the Sony I can at least get some cheaper third party options. Just wondered how much i should expect to spend to get a handful of lenses that will cover me for most general still/video use.

Any advice appreciated.

The 16-80 would be a good start...Viltrox 56mm F1.4 for portraits & XC 50-230mm for telephoto...very affordable and great quality. There's a  cheap XC35mm f2 as well with same IQ as the XF version.

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Fujifilm X100V Fujifilm X-E3 Fujifilm X-T4 Fujifilm XF 18mm F2 R Fujifilm XF 35mm F1.4 R +6 more
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