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We have over 500 comprehensive buying guides for photography gear of all kinds. Each guide is written by one of our expert photographers and then edited for further clarity by our editors.

5 Best Nikon Macro Lenses Under $1000

Nikon Macro Lenses Under $1000 Images

Choosing the perfect Nikon macro lens under $1000 for your situation can be a daunting task. To start, let’s first identify what exactly qualifies for a macro lens. While many of us mistakenly take close-ups as macros, the two aren’t quite the same. Typically, you need to get close to the subject matter in order

5 Best Sony Prime Lenses Under $1000

Best Sony Prime Lenses Under $1000 Image

Sony has a solid choice of affordable prime lenses. In this buying guide, we look specifically at Sony prime lenses under $1000. Prime lenses might have a single focal distance, but this encourages photographers to move around and consider their positioning more. Prime lenses also offer improved quality for that single focal distance, in comparison

5 Best Sony Telephoto Lenses Under $1000

Best Sony Telephoto Lenses Under $1000 Image

Sony has some good lenses for its A-mount and E-mount camera systems. In comparison to Nikon and Canon, this camera manufacturer is often overlooked without reason. Its lenses offer good quality, strong image performance, and are usually reasonably priced. In this guide, we look specifically at the Sony telephoto lenses under $1000. A telephoto lens

4 Best Canon Super-Telephoto Lenses Under $1000

Best Canon Super-Telephoto Lenses Under $1000 Image

Super-telephoto lenses offer unrivaled detail and allow you to capture magnificent images of things like wildlife or sporting events. Canon has produced some brilliant quality options and today we look at the best Canon super-telephoto lenses under $1000. When choosing a super-telephoto lens, you should consider image stabilization, portability, and autofocusing. Image stabilization for this

5 Best Nikon Prime Lenses Under $1000

Nikon Prime Lenses Under $1000 Image

Since the invention of consumer-grade cameras, it has become increasingly common for beginner photographers to start off with a small collection of zoom lenses. While zoom lenses are both versatile and useful, as photographers move up the ladder of experience, many eventually choose to invest their money in prime lenses.  Prime lenses are lenses that