Quote Originally Posted by Chriscc123 View Post
yes i would like an L lens but its out of my price range, but mainly is there any consumer grade, out of date/older lenses that anyone has a particular affinity towards?
All Canon EOS non-L zooms are craap, so lets get that out of the way up front.

Canon makes several non-L primes that are very, very good:

28mm F1.8
35mm F2
50mm F1.8
50mm F1.4
85mm F1.8 (excellent)
100mm F2.8 (excellent)