- 14 Aug 2019 12:00
It's long been a well known fact that prime lenses are better than zooms even though zoom lenses can be much more useful for professional reasons. But if you're looking for the penultimate of image quality, prime lenses are hard to beat. Not only are they often sharper and have better bokeh, but they're smaller in comparison to many zoom lenses. For years, photographers used prime lenses exclusively and even though that is happening less and less in the professional world, many pros still keep at least one prime in their kit. Here's why you should love your primes.