Depending on your needs, there are different types of Nikon d3100 lenses that are
compatible with this SLR suitable for entry-levels users.
Nikon 35mm f/1.8G AF-S DX are recommended for group portraits. If you are not
willing to spend a large amount of money on lenses, these lenses are the
best choice for you. They are no more than $200.
Nikon 55-200mm vr Nikkor Zoom are the perfect lenses for traveling as they have a
light design. The image quality captured with these lenses is impressive even in cloudy conditions. The only inconvenience with these type of lenses is they are not fast enough to shoot subjects in flight or moving subjects.
Nikon 55/300mm vr are not so cheap as the previous types of lenses, the price may go up to $400, they are still affordable, though. They are ideal for family events, vacations and shooting distant subjects. The Vibration Reduction (VR) technology helps you take sharp
photographs at slow shutter speeds. When there’s enough light, the lens focus is quite good. You can capture high quality images of moving subjects or subjects in flight.Nikon 55/300mm vr are not the right lenses for indoor or low light photos unless you use flash.