Sports. It’s a profession, an outlet for stress, an opportunity for weekend warriors to let loose their Herculean strength and endurance, and a major part of so many lives. Vision plays an important role in sport performance, reaction time and color discrimination. This article will explore the visual needs of athletes and how opticians can […]
FOR MOST AMERICANS, eyeglasses are an indispensable part of our daily lives. In the United States, more than 6 out of every 10 adults use some form of corrective lens – either over-the-counter or prescription glasses or contact lenses. Finding the appropriate glasses for your needs is very important, as they help not only correct our vision, […]
Concept FLOWER POWER JANET and JICOTE are a variation of the iconic sunglasses model ILUSION from BOZ collection. The design and aesthetics are studied to adapt to prescription lenses, drawing on a more discreet stylistic repertoire while preserving the originality and the remarkable beauty of the original model. The know-how of the designer is expressed in the inventiveness and technicality […]
Sahra Lysell is the Senior Colour Designer at Ørgreen Optics in Copenhagen. She has been with the company for over 20 years. How did you become a colour specialist – has colour always been a part of you and your personality? I have a degree in fashion design, but I have always had a very strong intuition regarding […]
Italian Craftsmanship harmonises originality and creativity in Oliviero Zanon’s luminous acetate designs for Res/Rei. The versatility and colour possibilities of acetate delivers vibrant, rich expressions to individualistic eyewear designs for men and women. Frames inspired by art, history, music, and sculpture are accentuated in a diverse collection of sought-after styles. Art and sculpture are among […]
Now that the spring/summer 2019 fashion weeks have come to end, it’s time for our specs and sunnies trends recap! This season’s upcoming styles feature unmistakable detailing with vibrant colors, breathtaking silhouettes and lenses doused in distinction that will have you dying for more. We’ve gathered a few of our favorite looks from New York, […]
New specs from Face à Face will have all eyes on you. These glasses ooze alluring appeal and are the perfect addition to any modern gal’s eyewear wardrobe. Inspired by surrealism, these butterfly silhouettes radiate passion and sophistication. Distinctly sculpted fronts feature elegant cut-outs in reds, teals, and ambers that create the perfect touch of contrast to […]
Harnessing today’s cutting-edge technologies, Big Data, and Artificial Intelligence, Shamir introduces it’s most advanced progressive lens. Shamir Autograph Intelligence™ is a continuous lens design that optimally matches the wearer’s visual needs and Visual Age™. Designed to Match Your Visual Age™ Today’s progressive lenses provide patients with a “personalized” lens based mostly on the measurements of their selected […]
A few weeks ago, Opto-Réseau attended Vision Expo East in New York City. We got an inside look at what’s next in eyewear. We’re going to let you in on the major trends coming our way this year for both lenses and frames.
MATERIKA is a project by Look The Concept Factory: a manufacturer of eyewear Made in Italy which bases its knowledge on extensive experience matured over 40 years of constant and growing activity.