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Etnia Barcelona X Jean-Michel Basquiat

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Etnia Barcelona X Jean-Michel Basquiat

Paying Homage to a Cultural Icon Earlier this year, eyewear phenom Etnia Barcelona teamed up with the Estate of Jean-Michel Basquiat to celebrate the late artist's influence on social culture in the 80's. They released a limited-production collection, and is seen around the world on many celebrities.  This collection features three different pieces of artwork: In This Case, Fallen Angel (1981), and Glenn (1984). Each frame is detailed with Basquiat's iconic crown on the frame front, as well as Etnia Barcelona's gold plaque inside the temple. A highly limited production run of high quality sunglasses and eyeglasses, they will stand both the test of time and fashion.   This collection...

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Nikon's Newest Breakthrough: Seecoat Bright

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Nikon's Newest Breakthrough: Seecoat Bright

How Nikon is helping you see a brighter world. Many people face an issue with colour perception in dim lighting. Due to it's location on the colour spectrum, reds are the most diminished in the dark; this leads to more dull colour sensitivity at night and in dimmer situations. This is particularly amplified after the age 40, as the crystalline lens (the secondary lens behind your cornea) begins to age as well, leading to far less distinctiveness for the colour red, especially at night time.  Nikon, a leader in optical innovation, developed a coating which helps to supplement the amount of...

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Why Should I Have My Eyes Examined Regularly?

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Why Should I Have My Eyes Examined Regularly?

Having a routine comprehensive eye exam does more than just make sure you have the most up to date prescription - it is also a check up for your overall health.  A comprehensive eye exam allows eye doctors to check for eye diseases which may be present well before they affect your vision. Furthermore, the eyes are one of the first indicators of systemic health issues such as diabetes and high blood pressure. These issues can present themselves in the blood vessels in the back of your eye before they are visually present anywhere else, and eye doctors are trained in noticing...

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