in the above order. 1-3 is due to the decreasing price. A second hand nikkor 105 without VR should be able to weave wonders still. And on tight budget, get a Tamron 90 new at 565 and second hand lesser.
Consider 180mm tamron if butterflies or skittish insects are you love.
Hi, What about macro lens for Pentax *ist DL?, I am looking for something cheap but still allows me to get good performance for flowers mainly. Thanks and I have to say I love the forums in this website.