A checklist for buying new spectacles

A checklist for buying new spectacles

Spectacles for near and far, progressive spectacles, sports spectacles, reading spectacles or spectacles for the workplace: what do you need to know?

What’s important when you’re buying a new pair of spectacles? What do you need to know? What mistakes can you avoid, and how can you further enhance your enjoyment of your new spectacles? BETTER VISION...

The secret behind the perfect spectacle lens design

The secret behind the perfect spectacle lens design

A lot of experience, mathematics and exact knowledge of the spectacle wearer’s needs are required to provide a tailor-made solution

What do you think? Which product incorporates more optical knowhow – a spectacle lens or a modern high-performance camera lens containing five individual optical elements? Camera lenses would be the immediate...

How modern prescription spectacle lenses maximise your vision potential

How modern prescription spectacle lenses maximise your vision potential

In conversation with ZEISS on holistic eyeglass lens determination and prescription spectacle lenses optimised for binocular vision.

All spectacle wearers are familiar with sight tests or subjective refraction. The optometrist fits a trial frame and asks us to read letters, numbers or state the opening direction of rings in different...

No face is symmetrical, and no two people's eyes are the same distance apart

No face is symmetrical, and no two people's eyes are the same distance apart

Only after the spectacle frames have been precisely adjusted to the individual wearer can spectacle lenses perform to their full potential.

As children we discovered that the two sides of our faces are not same, i.e. they are not symmetrical. If you hold a mirror up vertically over the bridge of the nose, and look at a mirror image of each...