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...]

Exciting Stuff at Tura Vision Expo East 2017

It's Swag and Celebrity Time at Vision Expo East 2017. At the Tura Booth #1509 attendees have lots going on including a FREE styling with Celebrity Kate Young. Hollywood’s Top Celebrity Stylist Kate Young will be at the Vision Expo East 2017 (booth #1509) BONUS: Take your Kate Young for Tura frame home with you after your styling … [Read more...]

Vision Expo Adds Optical Profit Center Exhibit Space

New exhibit floor space showcases how to differentiate optical businesses by adding and expanding profit centers. Alexandria, VA – February, 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 a new show floor destination for eyecare … [Read more...]

Rocking it for Optometry Giving Sight At SECO 2017

The all-time favorite “Bad Habits - Eye Docs of Rock” band will be hosting a special benefit concert for Optometry Giving Sight in Atlanta during SECO 2017. The concert will mark the band’s 30th Year Anniversary and will therefore not only be a very special performance, but it will also feature special appearances of key personalities from … [Read more...]

How To Win 3 Free Nights At Vision Expo East 2017

If you are an eyecare professional who wants to go to Vision Expo East 2017 in New York take 5 minutes for a chance to win Three (3) FREE NITES in New York City. It’s Easy To Win!!!  All you have to do is make a comment below on either subject: What course or topic you want to take or learn and why. What companies or brands do you … [Read more...]