Top 10 Cheap Camera lenses in 2020

Nowadays, the mirrorless camera systems are increasing in the digital camera markets. But many lenses cost much money but there’s a short selection of lowed priced lenses. Here are 10 best low-budget lens for Sony and Fuji and hope you to love them.


10. Viltrox 56mm f1.4 Lens 

Price: $329

Compatible with: Fujifilm X-Mount

Top 10 Cheap Camera lenses in 2020

Viltrox 56mm f1.4 is another excellent lens in digital camera market after Viltrox 23mm and 33mm for Fuji. Compared with other expensive lens, the Viltrox 56mm only costs $329. Once it is released and It is so popular among portrait photographer. If you have tight budget, this lens is perfect for you. In terms of build quality, it feels so heavy and high-quality because it is made of excellent materials. It weighs 290 grams and easy to carry around. The brightest features are that there is a firmware in this lens and make you update you device anytime anywhere.

For its image quality, it shows a good sharpness and contrast as well as a little purple fringing on the contrasting edges when at f1.4. Compared the high-priced fuji’s 50mm and 56mm, it is not good in the widest aperture. But you need to pay much more money. So viltrox 56mm lens is your best choice. You can check this post to get more information on this lens.


9. Pergear 25mm F1.8 Lens 

Price: $68

Compatible with: Olympus and Panasonic Micro Four Thirds MFT M4/3 

Sony E-Mount, Fujifilm

Top 10 Cheap Camera lenses in 2020

Now, let’s talk about pergear 25mm f1.8 lens. Pergear is a new brand in digital camera market. Although it is new baby in lens market, the lens is so popular among photographers. Pergear 25mm f1.8 lens has a complete metal design with a smooth aperture ring and an excellent smooth focus ring on the front. It has a decent aperture of f1.8-f16, and features 12 blaze which can give you well nice rounded bokeh. For its price, it is so cheap and costs only $68.

For its sharpness, at f1.8, it seems quite sharp in the center and a little bit less of contrast. Also, it is some quite soft in the corner.


8.   Pergear 35mm F1.6 Lens

Price: $69.99

Compatible with: Olympus and Panasonic Micro Four Thirds MFT M4/3 

Sony E-Mount, Fujifilm

Top 10 Cheap Camera lenses in 2020

The Pergear 35mm F1.6 lens is another low-priced lens. It is very bright to maxium aperture of f16, which can let in lots of light and help you to get nicely out of focus backgrounds in your images. The lens comes in Fuji X mount, Sony E-Mount and Micro Four Thirds. Weighing 200 grams, it has bright aperture and made of metal. So, when holding it, it feels solid and control ring is smooth and nice. When you test this lens with 5100 with its 24 megapixel aps-c sensor straight from f1.6, the image quality in the middle is excellent. You can see great sharpness and contrast without any purple fringing. At f1.6, the corner image quality is awesome. If you stop down the aperture to f11, your corner looks so great. It is good for seasoned photographers.


7. Viltrox 23mm F1.4 Lens

Price: $299

Compatible with: Canon EOS-M Mount

Top 10 Cheap Camera lenses in 2020

It is a new autofocus lenses the Viltrox 23mm F1.4 Lens. It is perfect for sony e-mount and fuji x-mount mirrorless cameras. If you mount it onto a full-frame Sony camera, the vignetting you’ll get around the edges at f1.4. Also, at f1.4, it also gives you some fast shutter speeds, indicating that this lens is an excellent lens for shooting indoors with or in darker situation. At the same time, it costs 300 pounds in UK and $330 in US. It is good value for money. The Viltrox 23mm F1.4 is made of high-quality material and it feels solid when holding it with your hand. There is also a USB port in the lens for updating in the future. If you shoot videos with this lens, it is easily to change the aperture. For its image quality, In the middle of the image, you can see excellent sharpness and good contrast and a little color fringing in the corners. If you stop down to f2, there is more brightness and at f2.8, it boosts a lot in sharpness in the middle of images. At f11, there is a slight softening from the effects of diffraction. You can try different aperture. But overall, it is highly recommended.


6.  7artisans 28mm F1.4

Price: $469

Compatible with: Leica M-Mount

Top 10 Cheap Camera lenses in 2020

Here is the 7artisans 28mm F1.4. 7 artisans is a great lens manufacture and offers many low-budget manual focus optics for many camera systems. 7artisans 28mm F1.4, as a good wide-angle lens, it will give you neutral perspective on your scene. F1.4 can do you a favor when you shooting in a darker situation and want to get standout auto focus backgrounds. Focus ring is made of metal and its ridges feels slightly hard-edged on your fingers. Additionally, it becomes very smooth and precise when making focus manually. At F2.8, the image’s middle looks perfect and corners is very sharp.

5. TTArtisan 50mm F0.95

Price: $750

Compatible with: Leica M-mount

Top 10 Cheap Camera lenses in 2020

The TTArtisan 50mm F0.95 is an outstanding and affordable lens for every photographer. Maximum aperture of this lens is F0.95, it is so special and different from other lenses in the market.    Also, it has a perfect performance when shooting in the dark and low-light conditions. Constructed with 14-blade diaphragm, it offers a smooth bokeh quality. Additional. It has extra-low dispersion elements, which can reduce color fringing and chromatic aberrations and offer you high clarity and accurate color rendering.


4. Viltrox 85mm f/1.8 II AF Auto Lens

Price: $399

Compatible with: Sony, Fujifilm

Top 10 Cheap Camera lenses in 2020

The Viltrox 85mm F1.8 is another new lens, which is released by Viltrox. It is available on Fuji and aps-c cameras. It costs $339. This lens is a classic telephoto portrait lens and great for getting quite tight shot to all kinds of different subjects. Additionally, it gets you out-of-focus backgrounds and aperture of F1.9 in lots of light for shooting in dark situations. Made from lenses body. It is so tough and large. They are sharper at F2.8 and the middle of image is impressively sharp. Stop down to F5.6, corners get much better. Bright lights will make your picture have a lot of glaring and flaring.


3. VILTROX 33mm F1.4

Price: $259

Compatible with : Canon EOS-M Mount

Top 10 Cheap Camera lenses in 2020

So exciting about this new Viltrox lens- Viltrox 33mm F1.4. The wide aperture of F1.5 means that you will get perfect pictures in the dark situations and give you some very nice out-of-focus backgrounds. Weighing 270 grams, the viltrox 33m lens has no weather sealing gasket but there is a USB port for potential firmware for your updating in the future. For its focus ring, it turns wonderfully smooth and quite responsive. The filter thread size is 52mm wide.

For its image quality. At F1.4, it is a little resolution and detail in the middle of the image and good contrast. However, you still see some purple fringing. At F2.8, the image’s middle is perfect and the image corner looks a little clearer. For its distortion, Using Fuji camera, you shoot in JPEG mode and you will see some pincushion distortion and a bit of vignetting.


2. DULENS APO 85mm F2.0 Apochromatic Lens

Price: $539

Compatible with: Nikon Full Frame F Mount

Top 10 Cheap Camera lenses in 2020

DULENS is a new brand. Now, the DULENS APO 85mm F2.0 Apochromatic lens is its first high-quality lens. Compared with other lens in the market, it is less expensive and high-quality.

Let’s look at its build quality. It feels heavy and is well designed for video work. It has an AD clicked aperture to make you run through any of the aperture options.  Additionally, the combination of the titanium gray and gold accent ring, it looks so beautiful and attractive.

In terms of its distortion and vignette, there have no any issues. Stop down to F2.8, you can see a great improvement in the corner and looks brighter and cleaner.


1. 7artisans 35mm F1.4

Price: $429

Compatible with: Leica SL series, TL series, CL series cameras; and Fuji GFX series, Hasselblad XD1

Top 10 Cheap Camera lenses in 2020

The high-quality lens-7artisans 35mm F1.4 is made of 10 elements in 9 groups. With its multi-layer coating process, it can increase the light transmittance and dramatically reduce the vignetting of glare ghosts. It feels so solid and heavy because its aluminum alloy materials. The 7 artisans 35mm f1.4 is equipped with an anodizing process to make the lens anti-oxidation and anti-corrosion. At f1.4 at its aperture, it offers a clear image quality and there is no standout edge remaining in and out of focus image. Great for landscape, portraits, food and night scenes. Additionally, it is perfect for many mirrorless cameras, such as Leica SL series, TL series and others.

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