Best lens for portraits: 5 sensibly priced options tested and rated

Best lens for portraits: Nikon AF-S 85mm f/1.8G

What’s the best lens for portraits that you can buy without spending a fortune? Our friends at Photography Week recently tested five of the best sensibly priced portrait lenses.

New Olympus PEN lens

A new standard zoom for PEN cameras has been released by Olympus. The new lens, the M.Zuiko Digital ED 12-50mm f/3.5 – 6.3 EZ lens, has an electromagnetic zoom mechanism that powers the lens on its own, variable zoom speed and speedy auto focus. There’s also the option to shift to a manual zoom ring.  … Continue reading