Affordable Wide Angle Lenses This Holiday Season

Colorado has a lot of dark skies and it makes it the perfect place to give low light, night or milky way photography a shot.

So, if the photographer in your life is interested in getting a shot of the galactic core, light trails downtown or more here are some of our picks for go to wide angle lenses zoom and prime that can get the job done!

Photo by Kyle Cooper

Full Frame Wide Angle Zooms

Tamron 17-28mm F/2.8 Di III For Sony E Mount

  • Also a great option for APSC (crop sensor Sony bodies)
  • Fixed aperture of 2.8 throughout the zoom range.
  • Minimal barrel movement between 17mm and 28mm
  • Weather resistant.

Tamron 17-35mm F/2.8-4 for Nikon or Canon –

  • Also a great option for APSC (Crop sensor Nikon Canon bodies)
  • Fast F/2.8 aperture at its widest. Still a good amount of light coming in at 35mm.
  • Lightweight, compact and a moisture-resistant construction

Full Frame Prime

Tamron 20mm F/2.8 DI III OSD M1:2

  • MACRO abilities
  • 67mm filter makes for more affordable filter options.
  • Good weather-sealing
  • Fast and sharp at aperture of F/2.8
  • Super Compact, 220g in weight

APS-C Prime Lens

Sigma 16mm F/1.4

  • Fast aperture of f/1.4
  • Compact
  • 24mm focal length (35mm equivalent) 
  • Brass bayonet mount
  • Dust- and splash-proof construction mount

Wide Angle APS-C lenses

Tokina ATX-I 11-16mm CF

  • Wide, Fast, Sharp
  • Amazing Astro lens
  • Affordable
  • Water-repellent coating
  • Great for Videography

Sigma 18-35mm F/1.8 DC

  • Impressively sharp at f/1.8
  • Great for video production
  • Fast constant aperture zoom lens
  • Internal focusing and zooming

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