Nikon is synonymous with "the world's finest lenses" has been providing millions of people across the world and beyond with sharper point of view through the most trusted and sought-after optical products. Its history began in 1917 with the manufacturing of optical glass starting the following year. Since then, users' stringent demands and Nikon's uncompromising attitude toward manufacturing have always led the drive to deliver products of unparalleled quality. This spirit has uninterruptedly been handed down in Nikon. Over the years, Nikon has proved that it can deliver outstanding performance in the most extreme conditions. Regardless of your wearing environment, you can expect your Nikon lenses to deliver a superior optics and reliability with latest in optical innovation. By choosing Nikon ophthalmic lenses, you are entering a world of passion, a world of visionaries.