Vision Expo West Announces New Partnership with Google

Alexandria, VA – August, 2017 – International Vision Expo West has announced exclusive events for eyecare providers featuring a series of digital marketing talks from Google Campaign Strategist Brandon Lawlor and Premier Partner Marketing4ECPs. The free 20-minute sessions—which will take place Thursday through Saturday, September 14–16, in a … [Read more...]

Vision Expo West Expands Boutique and Luxury Eyewear Exhibitors

New exhibitors and upgraded booths in the Galleria and the Suites make Vision Expo the largest showcase of independent eyewear designers all under one roof Alexandria, VA – August, 2017 – International Vision Expo West 2017 has confirmed an increase in exhibitors and expansion of many existing exhibitor booths in the trendsetting Galleria on the … [Read more...]

How To Use The Lensmeter – Complete Pair Single Vision Verification

In this week's optician training, learn to use the lensmeter to start the verification process on a complete pair of mounted, single vision, spherocylinder lenses. The lesson covers verifying the lens sphere power, cylinder power, axis and PD. The Learn the Lensmeter kits are available for OpticianWorks Total Access members to check out. … [Read more...]

Registration Opened For International Vision Expo West 2017

Alexandria, VA – June, 2017 * – Registration opened, June 12, for *International Vision Expo West 2017 at the Sands Expo & Convention Center in Las Vegas, NV (Education: Sept. 13–16; Exhibition: Sept 14 –16). This year’s event will bring together an expansive showcase of designer eyewear fashions, the latest in medical innovation, and over 320 … [Read more...]

How To Use The Lensmeter To Read A Spherocylinder Lens

This week, you will learn to use the lensmeter to read the prescription of a spherocylinder single-vision lens, including the sphere power, the cylinder power and the axis. The Learn the Lensmeter kits are available for OpticianWorks Total Access members to check out. Instructions for requesting are in the OpticianWorks lesson on using the … [Read more...]

How To Use The Lensmeter – A Simple Spherical Single-Vision Lens

Feel comfortable reading a simple spherical single-vision lens in the lensmeter. As you’ll see, when you watch the video, LaramyK is putting together kits, available for OpticianWorks Total Access members to check out, that contain various types of lenses, frame fronts and assignments, to give you the ability to gain some practical experience. The … [Read more...]

How To Edge and Finish Lenses In Office – An Introduction

This is your introduction to in-office lenses finishing. John walks you through finishing a simple single-vision job from the job tray to final inspection, edging the job on a Santinelli LE 700. Learn More: https://opticianworks.laramyk.com/ Known as finishing, edging, or glazing, follow John as he takes a simple single-vision job from the … [Read more...]

What Is Compensated Free Form Lens Design?

If you’ve have ever wondered what a compensated free-form lens design is and why the lens returned from the optical lab does not match the lens prescribed. Here's your answer. It boils down the differences between the position of the lens in the wearer’s eyeglass frame and the lens in the phoropter or instrument used to determine the initial … [Read more...]

Optical Training Vision: What is Toric Transposition?

Many years ago John Seeger launched his Optician Works website along with a series of Optician Training Videos. Several years ago he merged with LaramyK optical lab in which he with LaramyK has re-started his Optician Training Videos. The Videos can be seen on LaramyK YouTube Channel. One of the latest videos is on What Is Toric Transposition … [Read more...]

Free Frames At Vision Expo East 2017

Don't forget your business cards and be sure to go see Silhouette at Booth #2721 at Vision Expo East 2017 to enter a drawing for FREE Silhouette Frames.. Silhouette will showing all their other collections along with a few show specials. … [Read more...]

Signed (Randy Jackson) Guitars and (Shaquille) Basketballs At VEE17

Zyloware has a lot going on at Vision Expo East 2017. Raffles, Free Stuff and other show specials! For Basketball Fans this is  your chance to win a Basketball autographed by Shaquille O'Neal on Friday March 31st. For Musicians on Saturday April 1st, Zyloware is giving away an Authentic Randy Jackson Guitar sing by Randy Jackson. Sunday … [Read more...]

Celebrity Watch: Lisa Loeb At Vision Expo East 2017

Nominated Grammy award singer Lisa Loeb will be making her appearance again at Vision Expo East 2017. She will be at the Classique Eyewear's new booth G843 on Friday, March 31 from 1 to 4:30. For those who like music, she is a sweetheart and a not to miss celebrity. In addition, Classique will be launching several new collections and a superb … [Read more...]

Meet The Jimmy Crystal Designer At Vision Expo East

A&A Optical announces an in-booth product demonstration at the International Vision Expo & Conference at the Javits Convention Center in New York on Friday, March 31, 2017, 12:30 - 2:30 p.m. Attendees are invited to discover the Shine and meet and greet with Product Development Manager and Frame Designer, Walter Roth of Jimmy Crystal  at … [Read more...]

Party Time At WileyX To Celebrate 30 Years At VEE 2017

Wiley X®, Inc. is celebrating 30 years in business in 2017, and the company has several special activities planned to mark the occasion during the upcoming Vision Expo East, March 31-April 2 at New York City’s Javits Center.  Key among these special activities will be a 30th Anniversary Champagne & Wine Happy Hour on Saturday, April 1 from … [Read more...]

Pop Up Fashion Shows, Celebrity MC Trend Presentations to Take Over Vision Expo East

New designers and over 5,000 brands headline the top eyecare event in the Americas. Alexandria, VA – March, 2017 – International Vision Expo East, taking place at the Javits Center in New York, NY (Education: Mar. 30-Apr. 2; Exhibition: Mar. 31-Apr. 2), has announced the addition of pop up fashion shows and celebrity-hosted trend presentations … [Read more...]