I currently own a Nikon D5300 DSLR camera, and I stuck with a kit lens. But it also works as a good lens for video work. Introduction. But it also works on Nikon’s 35mm film cameras as well as DX (crop) DSLRs as well, albeit with the associated 1.5x crop factor. Well, the title says it all. Best Wide-angle Zoom Lenses for Nikon D5300. With these telephoto zooms, you make visibly sharper images than with a super zoom lens at the same focal distance. Nikon AF-S Nikkor 85mm f/1.8G. by Johnnie Behiri. I have recently saved enough money to buy a lens and was hoping to start of with a Prime (Then move onto Telephoto and Zoom). The Nikon 70-300 mm scores the highest in our review, and is therefore our choice as the best telephoto lens for a Nikon D5300, with the Tamron 70-300 mm on its heels. This lens is designed for the full-frame Nikon DSLRs. With a maximum aperture of f/1.4, it provides a remarkably smooth, natural background blur and it is also great for low-light photography. There is an easy way of changing aperture, simply buy a manual lens. In terms of video quality Nikon just brought the best APS-C sensor VDSLR to the market. This lens provides an all-round performance with sharp images, superb picture quality, radiant colors, and shallow depth effect, this lens is simply one of the hall of fame from Nikon. High quality, professional-grade lens for enthusiasts and pros, Nikon AF-S Nikkor 50mm f1.4G is a great lens for portraiture, food and everyday photography. Conclusion As you can probably tell, you should limit yourself to choosing one of the first three cameras we reviewed above if you have an established channel and looking to crank out really professional quality videos. The Nikon 85mm is also another one of the best lenses for Nikon D5300. One of the best cameras you can get in this price range, highly recommended if you need a cheap Nikon camera for video and photo! I am focussed on video so that's something to consider. This is essentially a portrait lens designed for the full-frame camera. Nikon’s consumer grade models follow a fairly consistent annual upgrade with the upper entry-level D5300 introduced almost exactly 12-months after the D5200.Along with a few external design changes, including a new larger 3.2-inch articulated display panel and some upgrades to the video spec, the new model is the first to feature built-in WiFi and GPS. This model is very good for street photography, wedding, portrait, concerts, etc. In terms of Prime lenses what should I buy. Nikon D5300 – Video Review – best DSLR video quality on APS-C. by Johnnie Behiri. Nikon 10-24mm f/3.5-4.5G ED ($897): Nikon 10-24mm f/3.5-4.5G is Nikon’s best DX format ultra wide-angle lens—With the widest end of 10mm covering a 109° angle of view (nearly fisheye), the AF-S DX NIKKOR 10–24mm f/3.5-4.5G ED delivers dramatic perspectives for a creative edge, and it is ideal for shooting photos and HD video of … Thanks! February 14 th, 2014 mode_comment54. 1.