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We love to take pictures. Taking pictures has become a hobby and a professional career for many. Cameras are developed to take better shots. Aside from that, cameras are made cheaper so that ordinary people with the enthusiasm can enjoy its glory.

Whether we use cameras for our hobby or for the advancement of our professional career, it is important that we know what the market is offering us. There are people who are particular about the camera brand. Here is the list of famous camera brands that you can consider:


Nikon is a Japanese multinational company that specializes in optic and imaging products. It is the world’s second largest manufacturer of cameras, lenses, binoculars, microscopes, ophthalmic lenses, measurement instruments and steppers. Its famous lines include Nikkor imaging lenses, Nikon F-series of 135 film and Nikon D-series of digital SLR cameras, Coolpix series of digital cameras and Nikonos series of underwater cameras.


Canon is an American multinational company that offers varied consumer and home office equipments. They have famous products like cameras, camcorders, printers, scanners, copiers, fax machines, calculators, projectors and binoculars. If you are looking for cameras, you can choose from Poweshot cameras, EOS cameras, EF lens lineup, Speedlite flash lineup, Wireless file transfers and GPS receivers.


Sony is a Japanese conglomerate corporate with diversified business such as electronics, motion pictures, music and financial markets. Electronics include audio, computing, photography, video, semi conductor and component and medical related business.

The company features a number of digital cameras. For point and shoot cameras, they are named “cyber shot” and for digital single-lens reflex cameras are called “alpha”. Last 2006, they acquired Konica Minolta which paved way to the company’s “alpha” line. The company is the world’s third largest manufacturer of cameras.


Olympus is a Japanese manufacturer of cameras and audios, medical and surgical, scientific and industrial. They are famous because of their compact digital cameras; they also designed the standard for digital single-lens reflex cameras known as the Four-Thirds system. With this, they are considered as the world’s largest manufacturer of Four-Thirds system.

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