You don’t have to be an ace photographer to take sensational snaps that will have your friends’ and family’s jaws dropping to the floor. The right equipment can make all the difference when it comes to capturing the moment. Along with a high quality camera, you’ll want to fill up your camera bag with an assortment of lenses that can help you in various situations. eBay is the place to turn for a collection of camera lenses from some of the biggest and best brands in the world, including Canon, Nikon and Sony.

How to choose your camera lenses based on your photography needs

Some camera lenses are made with specific needs in mind and can help put you in the best possible situation to snap that great shot. To do so, you’ll want to attach appropriate lenses based on what’s in front of you.

If you’re on vacation or otherwise looking to share an area’s overall beauty with others via a landscape photo, a wide-angle lens is the right option for you. As you might expect, you can use these for any object or point of focus that is wider than normal, including epic buildings and events and huge groups of people. 

Telephoto lenses combine telescopic power with a camera lens, helping you bring items that are further away into better focus. This way you can snap photos at concerts and sporting events or in nature or other places in which you aren’t able to get as close to your subject as possible.

A standard lens can help you get a great shot when your subject is moving quickly and you don’t have time to relax and set up your camera as you’d like. Quick moving, candid photos often call for a standard lens. 

Taking a bit of time and thinking about which lens you’re using can make the difference between a good picture and a great one. eBay’s huge range makes it easier for you to tailor your lens usage to what you’re shooting. Check it out today!