Three Must Have Lenses In Your Camera Bag – To Cover The Most Situations

Most photographers end up using pretty much three lenses, a wide-angle lens; a 50mm normal; and a sport telephoto. Each lenses has different perspective and photographers used them to give a very different look and feel to their images. Together they also cover wide range of situations we encounter everyday.

Below are the list of lenses mentioned here in the above video. For reference we have included Nikon & Canon equivalent. Pick any combination according to your budget. They all are capable of delivering professional quality images. Read more here how to choose a lens?

Type Nikon Canon
Wide angle
50mm Normal
Sports Tele


Sony, Fuji, Pentax, and Olympus also offer similar lens range. In addition, there are some high quality third party lens makers like Tamron and Sigma. Few of our trusted buying options are Amazon, Adorama, B&H and DigitalRev.