Like other lens makers, Nikon has its own technical jargon for the features and specifications of its lenses. The first bit of Nikon lens jargon is the name – Nikon brands its lenses ‘Nikkor’’ – though some reviewers and retailers us the name ‘Nikon’ instead, just to be clear about who makes them. Nikon camera […]
'Nikkor' is the brand name Nikon gives to its lenses, so a 'Nikkor' lens is simply a Nikon lens by another name. Many users and retailers refer to them as 'Nikon' lenses anyway.