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Best Black Friday lens deals

Best Black Friday lens deals
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Black Friday camera deals continue to come thick and fast, and will run for the rest of the weekend, right up until the point where Black Friday merges into Cyber Monday. Will the deals change? Maybe not... but there may be new ones!

So while most of us might want a new camera, there’s always space for a new lens – and never more so than where there are so many good deals on various brands of interchangeable lenses in a wide range of focal lengths. 

So whatever type of images you shoot, whether you’re an enthusiast, a pro, or somewhere in between, here are some of the best deals around right now. 

• Don't forget – we have a massive Best Black Friday camera deals article that covers not just cameras, but everything connected with cameras, from lenses, to tripods, to gimbals and more! Also, check out or Best Cyber Camera Deals live blog – we like to start early!

So back to lenses... scroll down and you might find something that could make a big difference to your photography, and at fantastic prices that won’t be around for ever.

Black Friday lens deals: US

Canon 17 - 40mm lens |

Canon 17 - 40mm lens | was $799 |now $499
Save $300
on a Canon EF 17-40mm f/4 L USM when you buy from B&H Photo Video. Designed for full-frame cameras it delivers excpetional optical quality, minimal ghosting and flares and has a fast, precise autofocus performance.
US DEAL

Canon EF 17-40mm f/4L USM |

Canon EF 17-40mm f/4L USM | was $800 | now $500
Save $300 A superb lens for landscapes, interiors, architecture and even videography, the Canon EF 17-40mm f/4L is a stunning optic – and at this price, it's unbeatable!
US deal

Canon EF-S 17-55mm lens |

Canon EF-S 17-55mm lens | was $879 | now  $599
Save $280 on a Canon EF-S 17-55mm f/2.8 lens for Canon APS-C camera bodies. This wide-angle zoom is perfect for landscapes, interiors or architectural photography and has fast, quiet autofocus,
US DEAL

Canon EF-S 10-22mm lens |

Canon EF-S 10-22mm lens | was $649 | now $499
Save $150 on a cropped sensor, Canon EF-S 10-22mm f3.5 - 4.5 lens. The equivalent focal range is actually 16 - 32.5mm in APS-C cameras includes a super-ultra-low dispersion glass to minimize color fringing and aberrations.
US DEAL

Canon Advanced 2 Lens Kit |

Canon Advanced 2 Lens Kit | was $1199 | NOW $879
Save $320
on a Canon Advanced two lens kit including a Canon EF 50mm f/1.4 and a Canon EF 17-40mm f/4. The perfect kit for anyone who wants to shoot portraits and landscapes.
US DEAL

Canon RF 35mm lens |

Canon RF 35mm lens | was $499 | now  $399
Save $100
on a Canon RF 35mm f/1.8 IS Macro STM lens for Canon's full-frame mirrorless cameras. This fast prime is perfect for creating shallow depth of field, shooting street photography or using in low light.
US DEAL

Canon RF 35mm f/1.8 + filter kit |

Canon RF 35mm f/1.8 + filter kit | was $499 | now $399)
Save $100
The fantastic RF 35mm f/1.8 Macro offers a field of view ideal for street and travel, as well as 0.5x macro magnification. It comes with ND filters and other extras.
US DEAL

Fujifilm XF 23mm lens |

Fujifilm XF 23mm lens | was $899 | now  $699
Save $200 on the Fujinon XF 23mm f/1.4 R lens. Equivalent to 35mm on a full-frame camera, this fast prime is perfect for street photography or portraits and creates beautiful, rounded bokeh.
US DEAL

Nikon 200-500mm f5.6E now $1,096.95 was $1,396.95

Nikon 200-500mm f5.6E now $1,096.95 was $1,396.95
SAVE $300
This super-telephoto lets you get even closer to the action with sharper results thanks to its constant F/5.6 aperture throughout the zoom range and Nikon's latest vibration reduction.
US DEAL

Nikon 500mm f/5.6E |

Nikon 500mm f/5.6E | was $3,596.95 |now $3,296.95
SAVE $300
This pro prime in its hand-holdable form factor benefits from Nikon's latest nanocrystal and super integrated coatings resulting in maximum image quality on far-reaching subjects making this lens the perfect choice for sports, birds and wildlife
US DEAL

Nikon Nikkor Z 85mm f/1.8 |

Nikon Nikkor Z 85mm f/1.8 | was $797 | now $697
SAVE $100
This fast f1.8 prime lens is fantastic for portraits. Compatible with Nikon's eye-detection autofocus with ultra-quiet focusing motors, this is a must-have lens for photographers and videographers alike.
US DEAL

Nikkor Z 20mm f/1.8 S |

Nikkor Z 20mm f/1.8 S | was $1,047 | now $947
Save $100
This wide-angle lens will be a versatile addition to your kitbag, useful for everything from astrophotography and architecture to landscapes and interiors.
US DEAL

Nikkor Z 24mm f/1.8 S |

Nikkor Z 24mm f/1.8 S | was $1,000 | now $900
Save $100
If 20mm is too wide and 35mm too long, this 24mm optic is the perfect in-betweener – particularly popular with street shooters and reportage specialists.
US DEAL

Nikkor Z 35mm f/1.8 S |

Nikkor Z 35mm f/1.8 S | was $847 | $697
Save $150
If you shoot street photography, travel, reportage, documentary or events, the 35mm focal length is absolutely perfect – especially with $150 off!
US DEAL

Nikkor Z 50mm f/1.8 S |

Nikkor Z 50mm f/1.8 S | was $597 | now $497
Save $100
Everybody needs a "nifty fifty" in their kit bag! The must-have prime, this all-purpose lens is great for everything from portraits to travel to everyday shooting.
US DEAL

Nikkor Z MC 50mm f/2.8 |

Nikkor Z MC 50mm f/2.8 | was $650 | now $600 
Save $50
Looking for an affordable macro lens? This brilliant nifty fifty combines the useful 50mm focal length with 1:1 life-size reproduction ratio.
US DEAL

Nikkor Z 85mm f/1.8 S |

Nikkor Z 85mm f/1.8 S | was £797 | now $697
Save $100
If you shoot portraiture, this is the lens for you! Its 85mm focal length is ideal for portraits, and the f/1.8 aperture will produce gloriously shallow depth of field.
US DEAL

Nikkor Z 14-24mm f/2.8 S |

Nikkor Z 14-24mm f/2.8 S |was $2,397 | now $2,197
Save $200 Another trinity lens, this 14-24mm covers the wide angle of the shooting spectrum – ideal for everything from landscapes to events and interior photography.
US DEAL

Nikkor Z 24-70mm f/2.8 S | was $2,297 | now $1,997

Nikkor Z 24-70mm f/2.8 S | was $2,297 | now $1,997
Save $300 Nikon's 24-70mm f/2.8 is the "trinity" lens that everyone wants in their bag. This S-line optic even comes with a swanky OLED panel to check settings at a glance!
US DEAL

Nikkor Z 70-200mm f/2.8 VR S – $2,396.95 (was $2,596.95)

Nikkor Z 70-200mm f/2.8 VR S – $2,396.95 (was $2,596.95)
Save $200
The telephoto trinity lens in the Z lineup, the 70-200mm is ideal for sports and action, and it also a secret weapon for shooting portraits with beautiful bokeh!
US DEAL

Nikon AF-S Nikkor 24mm f/1.8G ED |

Nikon AF-S Nikkor 24mm f/1.8G ED | was $747 | now $677
Save $70
This fast, wide-angle prime lens is a fantastic option for architecture, astrophotography, landscapes, videography and general purpose shooting.
US DEAL

Nikon AF-S Nikkor 28mm f/1.4E ED |

Nikon AF-S Nikkor 28mm f/1.4E ED | was $1,997 | now $1,797
Save $200
This versatile wide-angle lens offers a bright f/1.4 aperture for superb light gathering in difficult conditions, and a focal length that suits a variety of scenarios.
US DEAL

Nikon AF-S Nikkor 35mm f/1.8G ED |

Nikon AF-S Nikkor 35mm f/1.8G ED | was $527 | now $477
Save $50
The ideal lens for street photography, the 'normal' field of view means it's a great choice for documentary-style shooting such as travel and reportage as well.
US DEAL

Nikon AF-S DX Nikkor 35mm f/1.8G |

Nikon AF-S DX Nikkor 35mm f/1.8G | now $197 | now $177
Save $20
This DX lens is designed for APS-C cameras – and delivers an equivalent focal length of 52.5mm, making this an ultra cheap nifty fifty for DX DSLRs!
US DEAL

Nikon AF-S Nikkor 85mm f/1.8G |

Nikon AF-S Nikkor 85mm f/1.8G | was $477 | now $427
Save $50
This compact, light, bright lens is essential for portrait photography, flattering the subject's features and creating sumptuous subject separation.
US DEAL

Nikon AF-S Nikkor 105mm f/1.4E ED | was the $2,097 | now $1,897

Nikon AF-S Nikkor 105mm f/1.4E ED | was the $2,097 | now $1,897
Save $200
A premium portrait lens, 105mm is a classic focal length for portraiture and the ultra-fast f/1.4 aperture gives great low light performance and incredible isolation.
US DEAL

Olympus M.Zuiko Digital 25mm f/1.8 |

Olympus M.Zuiko Digital 25mm f/1.8 | was $399 | now $299
Save $100
on this 50mm equivalent 'nifty fifty' for Olympus Micro Four Thirds cameras like the E-M10 IV and E-M5 III – it will also fit Lumix G mirrorless cameras. It's a great standard prime lens, and very light and compact too.
US DEAL

Olympus 12-45mm f/4 PRO |

Olympus 12-45mm f/4 PRO | was $649 | now $549
Save $100
on this compact and lightweight standard zoom for Olympus cameras. It's smaller and lighter than the regular 12-40mm f/2.8 and a better match for smaller models like the E-M10 and E-M5.
US DEAL

Olympus 40-150mm f/2.8 PRO |

Olympus 40-150mm f/2.8 PRO | was $1,499 | now $1,349
Save $150
on this constant aperture pro telephoto zoom for Olympus cameras. It's in the lower size, weight and cost of longer telephotos like these – equivalent to 80-300mm – that the Olympus MFT system really comes into its own.
US DEAL

Panasonic LUMIX G 14mm f/2.5 |

Panasonic LUMIX G 14mm f/2.5 | was $298 | now $198
Save $100
instantly when you buy a Lumix 14mm f/2.5. This pancake prime lens is super-slim and the perfect walkaround lens for smaller Panasonic MFT cameras – and its 28mm effective focal length makes it a handy wide-angle for travel, city streets and interiors.
US DEAL

Panasonic Lumix G 45-150mm |

Panasonic Lumix G 45-150mm | was $248 | now $148
Save $100!
You'll never get a better chance to kit out your Lumix G MFT camera (or Olympus) with a compact telephoto lens at a bargain price. Equivalent to a 90-300mm lens in full frame terms, this is one small lens with an even smaller Black Friday price tag!
US DEAL

Panasonic 25mm f/1.7 MFT lens |

Panasonic 25mm f/1.7 MFT lens | was $248 | now $148
Save $100!
That's a remarkable saving on this 50mm equivalent Micro Four Thirds lens. It's designed for Panasonic's Lumix G cameras but will also fit Olympus models. It's a terrific price for a fast 'nifty fifty'.
US DEAL

Rokinon T1.5 Cine Lens Bundle |

Rokinon T1.5 Cine Lens Bundle | was $2,346 | now $1,696
SAVE $650 Upgrade your videography with this Rokinon cinema lens kit comprising the 24mm, 35mm, 50mm and 85mm T1.8 Cine DS optics.
US DEAL

Sigma MC-11 Mount Converter/Lens Adapter (Sigma EF-Mount Lenses to Sony E) – $174 (was $249)

Sigma MC-11 Mount Converter/Lens Adapter (Sigma EF-Mount Lenses to Sony E) – $174 (was $249)
Save $75
Use the Sigma MC-11 Mount Converter to attach Sigma EF lenses to your Sony E-mount camera, without compromising on performance.
US deal

Sigma 18-35mm f/1.8 DC HSM Art (Canon EF) |

Sigma 18-35mm f/1.8 DC HSM Art (Canon EF) | was $799 | now $679
Save $120 on this brilliant wide-angle Sigma optic for Canon EF and get a B+W 72mm XS-Pro UV Filter worth $52.99 thrown in too!
US DEAL

Sigma 85mm f/1.4 Art |

Sigma 85mm f/1.4 Art | was $1,199 | now $1,079
SAVE $120
on the Sigma Art 85mm f1.4 lens, available for Nikon F and Canon EF mounts. This lens is perfect for portraiture, artistic applications and great in low-light conditions with its maximum F1.4 aperture.
US DEAL

Sigma 105mm f/2.8 Macro |

Sigma 105mm f/2.8 Macro | was $969 | now $569
SAVE $400
Perfect for macro photography, this lens offers 1:1 life-size magnification enabling you to achieve stunning details in close-up shots and is available in both Canon EF and Nikon F mounts.
US DEAL

Sigma 28-70mm f/2.8 |

Sigma 28-70mm f/2.8 | was $899 | now $799
Save $100
This super lightweight, compact zoom lens is perfect for portraits, landscapes or even street photography and saves you a load of size and weight.
US DEAL 

Sigma 150-600mm |

Sigma 150-600mm | was $1,089 | now $899 + free Sigma USB dock
SAVE $190 at Adorama
With its vast zoom range, compact size and relatively light weight, this lens from Sigma is great for wildlife photography. This deal also includes a free Sigma USB dock worth $59! Available in Nikon F or Canon EF fit.
US DEAL

Sony FE 16-35mm f/2.8 GM |

Sony FE 16-35mm f/2.8 GM | was a $2,198 | now $1,998
SAVE $200
This fast wide-angle zoom is part of Sony's esteemed G Master series. With its constant F2.8 aperture it produces great results in low-light conditions.
US DEAL

Sony FE 85mm F1.8 |

Sony FE 85mm F1.8 | was $599 |now $548
SAVE $51
Capture beautiful portraits with this compact and lightweight full-frame E mount prime. With its fast F1.8 aperture this lens delivers outstanding sharpness and excellent bokeh, even in low light conditions.
US DEAL  

Sony FE 35mm f/1.8 |

Sony FE 35mm f/1.8 | was $748 | now $648
SAVE $100
 Fast and compact, this 35mm F1.8 provides a wide-angle solution for your full-frame E-mount camera. Boasting a maximum aperture of f/1.8 it is a great option for working in low-light conditions.
US DEAL

Sony FE 24-105mm f/4 G OSS| was $1,398 | now $1,098

Sony FE 24-105mm f/4 G OSS| was $1,398 | now $1,098
SAVE $300
Designed for versatility, this wide-angle to short telephoto zoom incorporates Sony's Optical SteadyShot image stabilization and is the perfect match for aspiring documentary filmmakers or sports photographers.
US DEAL

Sony FE 24-70mm f/2.8 GM |

Sony FE 24-70mm f/2.8 GM | was $2,198 | now $1,798
Save $400
This "trinity lens" is the standard zoom that every photographer lusts after. Ideal for everything from landscapes to portraiture, it's an essential for every bag.
US DEAL

Sony FE 90mm f/2.8 Macro G OSS |

Sony FE 90mm f/2.8 Macro G OSS | was $1,098 | now $998
Save $100
One of the most versatile optics around, this 90mm f/2.8 lens is tailor-made for both kinds of close-ups: perfect portraiture and magnificent macro!
US DEAL

Black Friday lens deals: UK

Black Friday lens deals: UK
Black Friday lens deals: UK
Canon EF 70-200mm f/2.8 lens |

Canon EF 70-200mm f/2.8 lens | was £1,979 | now  £1,869
Save £150
on a Canon EF 70-200mm f/2.8 L IS III USM lens when you buy from Amazon. It offers superb image quality, a constant aperture and 3.5 stops of image stabilization to minimize camera shake.
UK DEAL

Canon EF 70-200mm f/4 lens |

Canon EF 70-200mm f/4 lens | was £1340 | now  £1189
Save £150 on a Canon 70-200mm f/4 IS II USM lens. It's dust a moisture-resistant, has a minimum focusing distance of one meter and at just 780g it's the perfect telephoto zoom for anyone on the move.
UK DEAL

Canon 16 - 35mm f/4 lens |

Canon 16 - 35mm f/4 lens | was £1110| now £889
Save £221 on a Canon 16-35mm f/4 L IS USM lens when you buy direct from Amazon. This wide-angle zoom uses Canon stabilization system to produce sharp images and a 9-blade aperture ring creates smooth, blurred backgrounds.
UK DEAL

Canon RF 70-200mm F/4L IS USM |

Canon RF 70-200mm F/4L IS USM | was £1,719 | now  £1,549
Save £170
on this compact constant-aperture telephoto for Canon RF cameras. It might have f-stop less than the premium RF 70-200mm F/2.8, but this high-quality Canon telephoto is a whole lot lighter and a whole lot cheaper!
UK DEAL

Canon RF 600mm lens |

Canon RF 600mm lens | was £770 | NOW £679
Save £101
on a Canon RF 600mm f/11 lens. This super-telephoto prime easily captures subjects in the distance making it perfect for bird or wildlife photography and images can be cropped in without losing resolution.
UK DEAL

Canon RF 800mm lens |

Canon RF 800mm lens | was £999 | now  £879
Save £120 on a Canon 800mm f/11 IS STM super-telephoto lens. Enjoy sharp, shake-free images without having to carry around super heavy kit as it weighs just 1.26kg.
UK DEAL

Canon EF-M 11-22mm lens |

Canon EF-M 11-22mm lens | was £370 | now  £279
Save £91
on a Canon EF-M 11-22mm f/4-5.6 IS STM lens in black. Designed to fit the Canon EOS M series, it's a small compact, wide-angle lens suitable for landscape photography.
UK DEAL

Canon EF-M 32mm F/1.4 STM Lens |

Canon EF-M 32mm F/1.4 STM Lens | was £509.99 | now £419 at Amazon
SAVE £90.99
Need a standard lens which offers a similar view to the human eye, along with a maximum aperture which lets in plenty of light? The EF-M 32mm F/1.4 STM is small, lightweight and must have addition to your Canon APS-C mirrorless system. Perfect for portraits, travel and street photography.
UK DEAL

Fujifilm XF 16 mm f/1.4 R WR |

Fujifilm XF 16 mm f/1.4 R WR | was £838.97 | now £699.97
Save £139 at Currys on this wide-angle price for Fujifilm's X-mount cameras. It's the lowest price we have ever seen for this prime. It has an effective focal length of 24mm - and a wide aperture that makes it great for use in low light, such as shooting the Milky Way.
UK DEAL

Nikon 24-70mm f/2.8E |

Nikon 24-70mm f/2.8E | was £1,749 | now £1,549
SAVE £200
This extremely versatile wide-angle to short telephoto lens benefits from a constant F2.8 maximum aperture throughout the zoom range and is compatible with Nikon FX and DX cameras.
UK DEAL

Nikon 500mm F/5.6E |

Nikon 500mm F/5.6E | was £3,249 |now £3,049
SAVE £200
Take advantage of this price cut on Nikon's high-performance 500mm. Perfect for wildlife and sports photography, you can carry this lens around all day due to its lightweight and compact size thanks to its Phase Fresnel (PF) lens elements.
UK DEAL

Nikon AF-S Nikkor 50mm f/1.4G |

Nikon AF-S Nikkor 50mm f/1.4G | was £389 | now £339
Save £50
This DSLR nifty fifty boasts a fast f/1.4 aperture for great low light performance and subject separation (aka blurry backgrounds!), ideal for all-purpose shooting.
UK DEAL

Nikon Nikkor Z MC 50mm f/2.8 |

Nikon Nikkor Z MC 50mm f/2.8 | was £649 | now £599
Save £50
on this mirrorless nifty fifty which boasts macro capabilities for life-size 1:1 magnification of subjects as close as 16cm.
UK DEAL

Nikon Nikkor Z 85mm f/1.8 S |

Nikon Nikkor Z 85mm f/1.8 S | now £699 | was £649
Save £50
If you're a mirrorless shooter looking for a great portrait lens, look no further! This 85mm is the perfect focal length, with an f/1.8 aperture delivering beautiful bokeh.
UK DEAL

Olympus M.Zuiko Digital ED 12mm f/2.0 |

Olympus M.Zuiko Digital ED 12mm f/2.0 | was £679.99 | now £387.07 at Amazon
SAVE £292.92
Get pro grade optics in a small package with this bright wideangle prime lens. With an f/2 maximum aperture you can shoot handheld in low light and create pleasing background blur. Weighing only 130g it won't add much to your kitbag and is easy to carry everywhere. 

Olympus M.Zuiko Digital ED 12-200mm F3.5-6.3 Lens|

Olympus M.Zuiko Digital ED 12-200mm F3.5-6.3 Lens| was £799.99 | now £499.14 at Amazon
SAVE £300.85
Make crazy savings on this spectacular superzoom lens, with offers a 35mm equivalent focal length range of 24-400mm. Go from wideangle to supertelephoto all in one compact M43 mount lens. Suitable for both Olympus and Panasonic cameras with Micro 4/3 format sensors.  
UK DEAL

Pentax 55 - 300mm HD DA F4.5-6.3ED PLM WR RE |

Pentax 55 - 300mm HD DA F4.5-6.3ED PLM WR RE | was £439.99 | now £336.99 at Amazon
SAVE £103
Add this versatile zoom lens to your kit and capture everything from street scenes and landscapes, to distant wildlife and sports games. With an equivalent focal length close to 450mm in APS-C format Pentax cameras you can bring the action closer with a lens built to withstand the elements, thanks to the Weather Resistance.
UK DEAL

Pentax smc DA 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 AL WR |

Pentax smc DA 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 AL WR | was £199.99 | now £133.99 at Amazon
SAVE £66
As a standard lens, the 18-55mm range is suitable for all everyday subjects and is the perfect pairing for your entry level or enthusiast Pentax DSLR. The WR designation means it is suitable for use in tougher conditions while the variable aperture keeps weight to a minimum.
UK DEAL

Sony 85mm f/1.8 |

Sony 85mm f/1.8 | was £600 | £459
Save £141 Sony shooters can get this Sony SEL85F18 85mm portrait full-frame-compatible at a handy 24% off. Perfect for big bokeh effects for headshots, weddings and more.

Ends midnight 26 November

Sony 28mm f/2 |

Sony 28mm f/2 | was £329 | £269
Save £60 A one-day-only Amazon deal for any Sony shooters, that gets you the SEL28F20 fast wide prime that would be great for landscapes, architecture and lowlight photography.

Ends midnight 26 November

Sony E 70-350mm f/4.5-6.3 G OSS

Sony E 70-350mm f/4.5-6.3 G OSS | was £830 | £599
Save £231 This is a powerful but affordable supertelephoto zoom for those using Sony A6000-series cameras (those with non-full-frame APS-C sensors). The SEL70350G is a great option for bird photography, safaris, and field sports.

Ends midnight 26 November

Sony FE 70-200mm F/4 G OSS |

Sony FE 70-200mm F/4 G OSS | was £1,095 | now £895
Save £200!
That's a dramatic Black Friday saving on this affordable constant aperture Sony telephoto. The discount includes a 10% SONY-10 discount code and £200 cashback from Sony. This is an exceptional price for full-frame constant aperture telephoto.
UK DEAL

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Sony FE 70-200mm f/2.8 G Master |

Sony FE 70-200mm f/2.8 G Master | was £2,129 | now £1,929
Save £200
The lens of choice for professional-standard sports, wildlife and portraiture, the 70-200mm trinity lens delivers the performance that G Master glass is known for.
UK DEAL

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Niall is the editor of Digital Camera Magazine, and has been shooting on interchangeable lens cameras for over 20 years, and on various point-and-shoot models for years before that. 


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