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Recommended Nikon D5200 Lenses

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Recommended Nikon D5200 lenses are categorized below as standard prime lenses, standard zoom lenses, wide-angle prime lenses, wide-angle zoom lenses, telephoto zoom lenses and macro lenses.

Nikon D5200 is a popular entry level APS-C DX DSLR camera released in 2012. The D5200 features a Expeed 3 image processing engine, 3-inch, 921k LCD monitor, 1080p HD video.

It also gains a 5fps continuous shooting, and experience the tack-sharp accuracy of an amazingly powerful, high-density 39-point AF system.

Here are the best Nikon D5200 lenses to choose for.


Recommended Nikon D5200 Lenses

Nikon D5200 Lenses –  50mm, 85mm Standard Prime (Portrait)

The 50mm is a very popular focal length as a portrait standard lens. Below you can find the best portrait lenses for the Nikon D5200 DSLR camera.

The AF-S NIKKOR 50mm f/1.8G is one of the cheapest lens and a very good choice for Nikon D5200. Also 50mm from Sigma, the Sigma 50mm F1.4 EX DG HSM is one of the best.

Other recommended Nikon D5200 lenses are AF-S Nikkor 85mm f/1.8G and AF-S Nikkor 50mm f/1.4 G.

Nikon D5200 Lenses – Standard Prime Price Buy Now
AF-S NIKKOR 50mm f/1.8G $197 Amazon/Adorama/ebay
Sigma 50mm F1.4 EX DG HSM $449 Amazon/Adorama/ebay
AF-S Nikkor 85mm f/1.8G $397 Amazon/Adorama/ebay
AF-S Nikkor 50mm f/1.4 G $384 Amazon/Adorama/ebay
AF Nikkor 50mm f/1.4 D $334 Amazon/Adorama/ebay
AF Nikkor 50mm f/1.8 D $125 Amazon/Adorama/ebay

Nikon D5200 Lenses – Standard Zoom

The best standart zoom lenses for the popular Nikon D200 entry-level DSLR camera can be found below. Nikkor 70-300mm f/4.5-5.6G cost only $587 for a very good focal length. Also other cheaper Nikon D5200 lenses recommended can be found in the following table.

Nikon D5200 Lenses – Standard Zoom Price Buy Now
AF-S VR Zoom Nikkor 70-300mm f/4.5-5.6G IF-ED $587 Amazon/ebay
AF-S DX VR Zoom-Nikkor 55-200mm f/4-5.6G IF-ED $247 Amazon/Adorama/ebay
Sigma 70-300mm F4-5.6 DG OS $309 Amazon/Adorama/ebay
AF-S NIKKOR 55-300mm f/4.5-5.6G ED VR $397 Amazon/Adorama/ebay
AF-S DX NIKKOR 16-85mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR $629 Amazon/Adorama/ebay
AF-S DX 10-24mm f/3.5-4.5G ED $809 Amazon/Adorama/ebay
AF-S DX 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6G ED II $99 Amazon/Adorama/ebay
AF-S DX 18-105mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR $397 Amazon/Adorama/ebay

Nikon D5200 Lenses – Wide-angle

Wide-angle lenses are expensive lenses. Below you can find the best lenses under $1,000 for Nikon D5200 DSLR camera. Nikon and Tokina are the best choices. Runners are AF-S DX 10-24mm f/3.5-4.5G ED and Tokina 11-16mm f/2.8 AT-X 116 Pro DX.

Lens Price Buy Now
AF-S DX 10-24mm f/3.5-4.5G ED $809 Amazon/Adorama/ebay
Tokina 11-16mm f/2.8 AT-X 116 Pro DX $599 Amazon/Adorama/ebay
Tokina 12-24mm f/4 AT-X 124 AF Pro DX II $449 Amazon/Adorama/ebay
AF Nikkor 24mm f/2.8D $360 Amazon/Adorama/ebay
AF-S Nikkor 35mm f/1.8G DX $197 Amazon/Adorama/ebay

Nikon D5200 Lenses – Macro

Recommended macro lenses for Nikon D5200 are listed below. Nikon’s latest micro is the AF-S DX Micro-Nikkor 40mm f/2.8G is the best choice for Nikon D5200 lenses. Tamron and Sigma are the best expensive choices from the list.

Lens Price Buy Now
AF-S DX Micro-Nikkor 40mm f/2.8G $277 Amazon/Adorama/ebay
AF-S Micro-Nikkor 60mm f/2.8G ED $549 Amazon/Adorama/ebay
Tokina 100mm f/2.8 AT-X M100 AF Pro D Macro $269 Amazon/Adorama/ebay
Tamron 90mm f/2.8 SP Di MACRO 1:1 VC USD $749 Amazon/Adorama/ebay
Sigma 105mm f/2.8 EX DG OS Macro $769 Amazon/Adorama/ebay