When you're first building out your lens kit, it's tempting to opt for do-it-all zooms. But in our opinion, it's smarter to focus on prime lenses. They’re compact, usually better performers than zooms, and tend to offer great low light performance. Better still, they're typically cheaper than comparable zooms.
Most people start out with a “Nifty Fifty” (50mm f/1.8) lens, because they’re cheap and strong performers. Even the more expensive f/1.
|Maximum Field Coverage||35mm Full Frame|
|Minimum (Wide) Focal Length||35 mm|
|Maximum (Telephoto) Focal Length||35 mm|