These 135mm Prime Lenses Will Help You Capture Stunning Portraits

Ask any photographer his or her favorite lens for portrait photography and you’ll likely be told that a 85mm prime lens is their glass of choice. You’ll hear some say that they like to use 50mm primes, and some that even prefer to use zooms like a 24-70mm f2.8, or a 70-200mm f2.8. Every once in a while though you’ll come across a photographer who will say that their favorite glass for portraits are 135mm prime lenses. The 135mm focal length is honestly just about the perfect lens for portraits thanks to their fast apertures, incredible optics, and levels of compression that produce truly flattering images. Join us after the break as we take a look at six 135mm prime lenses that will help you produce jaw dropping portraits.