Hi Gary,Welcome to Nikonians!The 18-55mm kit lens is optically excellent and the price is very reasonable. Since both versions of the 18-55mm have AF motors built into the lens they are fully supported by the D5100.Good Luck and Enjoy your Nikons!
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