73 years of world class optics
Established in 1949, PRAKTICA optics have been held by those who lead, perform and experience the unthinkable. This includes the first manned Soviet space program - shown above - though our story dates back to the 1830s when the first camera was developed in Dresden, East Germany. Today we continue to launch world class products that are both functional and desirable.
1949 - 1990
8.5 million SLR cameras left the factories around Dresden between 1949 and 1990.
We intend on transforming your experience of optics. Whatever your passion - be it birdwatching, athletics, horse racing, or a night at the opera - our products with help you celebrate those unforgettable moments in superb detail.
PRAKTICA stands for style, comfort, performance and precision. From pocket sized cameras to ED glass binoculars, our products are engineered to enhance your lifestyle at a revolutionary price.
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