For the past few months, I've been intent on saving and purchasing a 105mm macro lens, but with the cool weather and lack of wildlife photo ops, I decided I would be better off ordering a new zoom lens! I still plan on adding the 105mm to my gear collection sometime this year, but I'm so happy with my choice to get the zoom lens. I ended up saving a few hundred dollars, and I can now take photos like the one above without disturbing the subject! Yay!
My dream zoom lens is the
, but I'm not even close to having something like that in my budget this year. I ended up going with the
which was a lot more affordable. I'm so happy with it so far!