Total Production Of Nikkor Lenses Reaches 85 Million

Nikon has announced that total production of NIKKOR lenses for Nikon interchangeable lens cameras reached eighty-five million at the beginning of January 2014.

In 1959, Nikon (then Nippon Kogaku K.K.) released the Nikon F as well as the first NIKKOR lenses for Nikon SLR cameras, including the NIKKOR-S Auto 5cm f/2. The NIKKOR tradition has continued over the many years since that first lens was released. What’s more, Nikon continues to expand its lineup of interchangeable lenses for Nikon 1 advanced cameras with interchangeable lenses, the first of which was released in October 2011, bringing total lens production to eighty-five million.

Nikon has steadily expanded its lineup of NIKKOR lenses incorporating advanced optical technologies cultivated over the years.

Nikon says it will continue to develop and release high-quality products that appeal to users the world over.

For more information, take a look at the Nikon website.