Under $600: 3 Fujifilm Lenses for the Photographer Making a Switch

Newcomers to the platform are spoiled for choice when it comes to Fujifilm lenses, especially fast primes and high quality telephotos.

Fujifilm lenses (whether prime or telephoto) all offer outstanding image quality, fantastic build quality, fast autofocus performance, and the vast majority of the lenses are incredibly affordable. Even the more expensive options in the Fuji lineup are usually less than lenses from companies such as Canon, Nikon, and Sony. When you start building your arsenal of Fuji glass though it can be a little bit of a challenge to know what to buy, especially when it comes to primes. Here’s a look at three Fujifilm lenses that are not only outstanding performers, they’re also under $600 and won’t break the bank.

With so many amazing Fujifilm lenses to choose from it can be hard to make a decision on which ones to buy. In this article we are going to take a look at three incredible Fuji Lenses that are under $600, and why you should add them to your kit.

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Three Lenses Every Beginning Fujifilm X Series User Needs

Chris Gampat The Phoblographer Fujifilm XM1 First Impressions product photos (7 of 7)ISO 4001-125 sec at f - 4.0

When Fujifilm first started to develop their X series of interchangeable lens cameras, it was targeted at the higher end. But then the cameras started to trickle down more towards the lower end and more entry level consumers. We knew this when they launched the XM1, which is when the company began to talk about their strategy to target those that didn’t reach for higher fruit. Later the XA1 would be released. With these, also came some more entry level lenses.

But one of the best things about the Fujifilm X series system is its lenses–and even if you’re just getting started there are a couple that you might want to spring for and that you’ll hold onto for your dear life.

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