It’s not uncommon for a photographer to want to get into portrait photography. If you do decide to start taking portrait photos, you should consider getting the right Nikon D3500 lens to capture those amazing photos.
While there are many great lenses that can do the job, here are three of the best Nikon D3500 lenses for portraits.
NIKKOR 35mm f/1.4G
This lens for the Nikon D3500 is a classic in its field. It’s known for the high quality and maximum detail it provides in the images it takes. It is most notable for the amount detail that is captured in the shadows of subjects and objects.
This D3500 lens provides sharpness that is difficult to find in any other lens. It also has great focusing because it is fast and accurate. Try this lens out if you’re looking to capture some high quality and detailed portraits.
NIKKOR 50mm f/1.8G
This one is a fan favorite for its beautiful background blur feature. It holds up well when shooting at night and is great for live videos also.
The autofocus on this lens is silent, which means you won’t hear it when recording video. You can even switch from autofocus to manual seamlessly, allowing you to take full control of your shooting.
As stated before, you can shoot at night with this lens. It’s low light capabilities are great for evening dinner parties, weddings, capturing landscapes, and nature. This feature alone sets it apart from most of its competition. You’re gonna want this lens with the Nikon D3500 if you love to shoot and night or want a nice aesthetic to your images.
Tamron 70-200mm F/2.8
Like the lens mentioned above, this lens is usually paired with a Nikon D3500 bundle and delivers spectacular background blurring. It is the smallest telephoto lens in its class. It delivers an amazing image using its Extra-Low Dispersion Glass. Try this one out if you need wider, high-quality photos and videos.