The manufacturing journey of a Nikkor lens [video]

As part of its 80th anniversary celebrations Nikkor has released a new video detailing the manufacturing process for its interchangeable lenses.

From the initial stages of glassmaking to the final assembly, the video shows the meticulous work that goes into producing each lens.

And while the product is still mass produced many stages of the manufacturing process are completed by hand.

Check out the video to take take a look at the journey each lens takes from start to finish.