Best Wide Angle Lenses for Nikon DSLRs

Best Wide Angle Lenses for Nikon DSLR Cameras. Looking for recommended Wide-Angle lenses for Nikon DSLR cameras? Here are the top rated wide angle lenses for Nikon DSLRs.

You know, A wide-angle lens is a lens whose focal length is smaller than the focal length of a standard lens. And Wide-angle lenses allow more of the scene to be included in the photograph, which is useful in architectural, interior and landscape photography.

Today, we’ll concentrate on wide angle prime lenses (including super wide angle prime lenses) and wide angle zoom lenses to find out the best wide angle lenses for Nikon Full Frame DSLR Cameras and DX DSLR Cameras.

Below are the best wide angle lenses for Nikon DSLRs. All the lists are based on the test results from DxOMark. You can choose the one you need.

Best Wide Angle Lenses for Nikon DSLR Cameras

Wide-angle Prime Lenses for Full Frame DSLRs | Wide-angle Zoom Lenses for Full Frame DSLRs | Wide-angle Prime Lenses for DX DSLRs | Wide-angle Zoom Lenses for DX DSLRs

Best Wide-angle Prime Lenses for Nikon D5, D4S, D850, D810, D750, D610 Full Frame DSLRs

Below are the recommended wide-angle prime lenses for Nikon full frame DSLRs. It’s clear that Sigma 35mm f/1.4 DG HSM art lens is the best performing lens, even better than AF-S Nikkor 24mm f/1.4G ED and Zeiss Distagon T 25mm f/2 ZF2. The Samyang 35mm f/1.4 AS UMC lens is another cheap lens with great performing. You can see the list below and choose the one you need.

LensPriceDxOMarkBuy Now
Sigma 35mm F1.4 DG HSM A$89939Amazon
AF-S Nikkor 24mm f/1.4G ED$1,89934Amazon
Zeiss Distagon T 25mm f/2 ZF2$1,69934Amazon
Samyang 35mm F1.4 AS UMC$48434Amazon
Zeiss Distagon T 35mm f/1.4 ZF2$1,84334Amazon
AF-S NIKKOR 28mm f/1.8G$59733Amazon
Zeiss Distagon T 35mm f/2 ZF2$1,11733Amazon
AF-S NIKKOR 35mm f/1.4G$1,61933Amazon
Zeiss Distagon T 28mm f/2 ZF2$1,28329Amazon
AF Nikkor 28mm f/2.8D$26926Amazon
Super Wide-angle Prime
Zeiss Distagon T* 2.8/15 ZF.2$2,95027Amazon
Sigma 20mm F1.8 EX DG ASP RF$62926Amazon
Zeiss Distagon T 21mm f/2.8 ZF2$1,84325Amazon
Samyang 14mm f/2.8 IF ED UMC Aspherical$41925Amazon
AF Nikkor 20mm f/2.8D$55725Amazon
Zeiss Distagon T 18mm f/3.5 ZF2$1,39522Amazon
Sigma 14mm F2.8 EX Aspherical HSM$74920

Best Wide-angle Zoom Lenses for Nikon D5, D4S, D850, D810, D750, D610 Full Frame DSLRs

Below are the recommended wide-angle zoom lenses for Nikon full frame DSLRs. AF-S NIKKOR 14-24mm f/2.8G ED is the best one but it is very expensive. Of course you can buy one if you can afford it. If you want to find a cheap one, AF-S NIKKOR 18-35mm f/3.5-4.5G ED, Tokina AT-X 16-28 F2.8 PRO FX and AF-S Nikkor 16-35mm f/4G ED VR are great choices. All of the three can offer great image quality.

LensPriceDxOMarkBuy Now
AF-S NIKKOR 14-24mm f/2.8G ED$1,99728Amazon
AF-S NIKKOR 18-35mm f/3.5-4.5G ED$74726Amazon
Tokina AT-X 16-28 F2.8 PRO FX$74924Amazon
AF-S Nikkor 16-35mm f/4G ED VR$95723Amazon
AF-S Zoom-Nikkor 17-35mm f/2.8D IF-ED$1,76921Amazon
Sigma 12-24mm F4.5-5.6 EX DG HSM II$84917Amazon
Sigma 12-24mm f4.5-5.6 EX DG$84016

Best Wide-angle Prime Lenses for Nikon D500, D7500, D7200, D5600, D5500, D3500, D3400 DX DSLRs

Below are the recommended wide-angle prime lenses for Nikon DX DSLRs. Sigma 35mm f/1.4 DG HSM art lens is the best performing one according to the DxoMark test results. You can choose AF-S DX Nikkor 35mm f/1.8G or Samyang 35mm F1.4 AS UMC instead if you want to find a cheap one with great performing. If you love Zeiss, you can choose Zeiss lens as you like.

LensPriceDxOMarkBuy Now
Sigma 35mm F1.4 DG HSM A$89932Amazon
Zeiss Distagon T 25mm f/2 ZF2$1,69927Amazon
AF-S DX Nikkor 35mm f/1.8G$19726Amazon
Samyang 35mm F1.4 AS UMC$48426Amazon
AF-S NIKKOR 35mm f/1.4G$1,79725Amazon
Zeiss Distagon T 35mm f/1.4 ZF2$1,84325Amazon
Zeiss Distagon T 35mm f/2 ZF2$1,11725Amazon
AF-S Nikkor 24mm f/1.4G ED$1,89924Amazon
Zeiss Distagon T 28mm f/2 ZF2$1,28324Amazon
Sigma 20mm F1.8 EX DG ASP RF$62922Amazon
AF-S NIKKOR 28mm f/1.8G$59721Amazon
Samyang 14mm f/2.8 IF ED UMC Aspherical$41921Amazon

Best Wide-angle Zoom Lenses for Nikon D500, D7500, D7200, D5600, D5500, D3500, D3400 DX DSLRs

As we all know, Sigma 18-35mm f/1.8 is the best lens for architectural, interior and landscape photography. Also, AF-S NIKKOR 14-24mm f/2.8G ED and Tokina 12-24mm f/4 AT-X 124 AF Pro DX II offer great image quality. See the recommended wide-angle zoom lenses for Nikon D500, D7500, D7200, D5600, D5500, D3500, D3400 DX DSLRs and choose the one you like best.

LensPriceDxOMarkBuy Now
Sigma 18-35mm f/1.8 DC HSM$79928Amazon
AF-S NIKKOR 14-24mm f/2.8G ED$1,99720Amazon
AF-S DX NIKKOR 17-55mm f/2.8G ED-IF$1,39919Amazon
Tokina 11-16mm f/2.8 AT-X 116 Pro DX$59918Amazon
Tokina AT-X 16-28 F2.8 PRO FX$74918Amazon
Tokina 12-24mm f/4 AT-X 124 AF Pro DX II$44918Amazon
Sigma 10-20mm F3.5 EX DC HSM$59917Amazon
AF-S DX 10-24mm f/3.5-4.5G ED$80916Amazon
AF-S Nikkor 16-35mm f/4G ED VR$1,25716Amazon
AF-S DX NIKKOR 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6G ED II$11915Amazon
AF-S Zoom-Nikkor 17-35mm f/2.8D IF-ED$1,76913Amazon
Sigma 12-24mm F4.5-5.6 EX DG HSM II$84912Amazon