Latest Photographic lens Stories
GetLenses, the UKâ€™s largest online contact lens supplier, has offered a free contact lens trial to the losing Australian Cricket team following their loss of the Ashes series to England. (Vocus/PRWEB) January 14, 2011 GetLenses, the UKâ€™s largest online contact lens supplier, has caused a few chuckles with its offer of a free contact lens trial for the Australian cricket team.
VALENCIA, Calif., Jan. 6, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Wavien, Inc. and Taiwan Color Optics, Inc.
The lens is what matters: if lens arrays could be made of glass, it would be possible to make more conveniently sized projectors.
CARLSBAD, Calif., Dec. 21, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- This holiday season patients are receiving the life-changing gift of clear and comfortable vision thanks to the Sharing Vision Grant Program sponsored by SynergEyes, Inc.
NAGOYA, Japan, Dec. 7, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Menicon Co., Ltd. has announced the appointment of Steven Newman as Chief Technical Officer for the company.
PINELLAS PARK, Fla., Nov. 30, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Transitions Optical, Inc. is collaborating with the American Optometric Association (AOA) to bring the "Read the Green Sweepstakes" to consumers nationwide who value healthy sight as an important factor in their sports performance.
UITHOORN, Netherlands, November 24, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- From 27 September until 1 October HOYA Vision Care invited a selection of its best lens experts and VIP customers from all over the world to join its Global PAL Summit in La Toja, Spain.
KIBBUTZ SHAMIR, Israel, Nov. 15, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Shamir Optical Industry Ltd. (Nasdaq: SHMR) expects to issue its third quarter 2010 earnings press release on Tuesday, November 23, 2010, and has scheduled a conference call to discuss those results at 10:00 A.M. ET that morning.
MONROVIA, Calif., Nov.
MONROVIA, Calif., Oct. 20 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- STAAR Surgical Company (Nasdaq: STAA) today announced that it will release financial results for the third quarter ended October 1, 2010 on Tuesday, November 2, 2010 after the market close.
A magnifying glass is a convex lens, usually mounted in a frame with a handle, which is used to produce a magnified image of an object. The glass works by creating a magnified virtual image of an object behind the lens. However, the distance between the lens and the object must be shorter than the focal length for the glass to work. If the distance is not correct then the image will appear small and inverted. Many magnifying glasses are mounted on a stand to insure the proper distance...
- A morbid dread of being buried alive. Also spelled 'taphiphobia'.