#1. "RE: Nikon 35mm f/1.8G AF-S DX as only lens for D5100?" In response to In response to 0
Hatboro, Pa, US
Tom, I would get the kit lens to start. It is much more versatile, has excellent sharpness and because it has VR, vibration reduction, is also very good in low light. At $100 it is a bargain and you will save $100 towards your next lens after you decide exactly what you want.