What is something that makes your camera better? A good camera lens. Many times people skip out on affordable options because some high-end lenses get marketed more. This is why our team has picked up on the best affordable lenses of 2021.
But before we start, we know everyone has a favorite lens to pick up from. If you feel your lens didn’t make it through the lust because we were biased, well not completely.
It was either your lens not scoring four or more stars, or that the lens did not cross paths with us. For whatever is the reason, feel free to mention your favorite lens in the comment section below.
NIKON 35MM: APS-C MOUNT:
Price: INR 13000 approx.
This lens weighs almost 200gms and has a wonderful sports optical advantage. It also has a great build making it highly suitable for prime lenses that deliver superior quality images.
SIGMA 19MM F/2.8 DN
Price: INR 13000 approx.
This lens is a micro four thirds, Sony E mount one of our highlights for the affordable lenses of 2021. This is a wide-angle lens. It incorporates a bright F/2.8 aperture and has a new era linear focus motor with a metal mount.
The body is made up of superior quality plastic and has a quick autofocus, excellent sharpness. Another highlight is a flare-resistant feature making it a perfect choice for shoots at bright locations.
PANASONIC LUMIX 25MM
This camera lens is highly affordable and has an F/1.7 weighing just 125 grams. The lens provides a 47-degree angle view very close to a 50mm lens on a 35mm camera! It is just like your eyes capturing memories for you, only as forever cherishable pictures! It has low distortion, low CA, and close focus ability.
CANON EF 50MM F/1.8 STM
This is a highly recommendable affordable lens of 2021. Canon optic has a smoother, more quiet autofocus than the previous versions. It is great to shoot videos and is made up of high-quality plastic following a bayonet made of metal. This lens weighs up to 160 grams with high-quality sheerness.
SONY DT 30MM:
Another Sony A mount with F/2,8 SAM Macro for DSLRs that has APS-C sized sensors becoming the best option for anyone who wants to dive into the macro imagery. It is extremely affordable and light in terms of weight and becomes highly essential by being compact!
PENTAX SMC DA 50MM:
Price: INR 9000 approx.
This lens is available with an aperture of F1.8 and offers an extremely reduced CA and levels of distortion. It is an ideal lens to be used for fast focusing.
TAMRON AF 70:
Price: INR 8000 approx
This lens is a Nikon f/4,5 DI LD Macro lens. A perfect example of old is gold. An almost seven-year-old lens that still has some of the best zoom-in features. It is lightweight and offers a macro function which is not a feature to ignore. It becomes extremely essential for anyone who wants to dive into shoots that require them to shoot in zoom.
With this, we come to an end. Let us know about your favorite lenses that are affordable and should be included in our list of affordable lenses for 2021!
Written By Simran Achantani, Content Writer, WPC