What is Nikon? - One of the Most Famous Camera Manufacture

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Nikon is one of the oldest the camera brands in the world. Nikon is older than Canon too.


Nikon is founded in 25th July 1917 as a merger of three organizations who was in the optical manufacturing business. Company primarily focused on one a product majorly in the start of the organization which was binoculars for the Japanese military.

Nikon entered manufacturing cameras and SLR type cameras and Lenses for the Nikon Cameras. Nikon is publicly traded on Tokyo Stock Exchange under the code of 7731 and headquartered in Shinagawa, Tokyo, Japan.


Nikon's products are primarily focused on the imaging and image capturing and optical products.
  • Nikon Binoculars
  • Nikon DSLR Cameras
  • Nikon Camera Lenses