Originally Posted by mw1484
You think it would be okay for portrait shooting too, or would an 85mm be better for that? Looking to have kids soon so trying to do what's best for both, haha. I still think the 50mm above but I got lots to learn and only used this for the first time today.
those two would be your best bets for portaiture, fixed focal length... obv the 50mm you can get closer but slightly less DOF.. but im gonna guess the factory 85mm f/1.4 costs a lot more than the 50mm. you can google those lenses and see examples...