The GetLenses Team Blog

Winner of our latest photo competition announced

Winner of our latest photo competition announced

Friday, 5 September 2014 by +Michael Kraftman

Find out if you are the winner of our latest photography competition. See the winning photograph and more of our favourites. Read More

Do you have digital eye strain? (Infographic)

Do you have digital eye strain? (Infographic)

Wednesday, 30 July 2014 by +Lindsey Robins

Do you have digital eye strain? We've put together a informative and fun infographic to give you all the info on computer vision syndrome. Read More

GetLenses’ customer prepares to climb Kilimanjaro for charity

GetLenses’ customer prepares to climb Kilimanjaro for charity

Tuesday, 15 July 2014 by +Emma Haskell

Long term GetLenses’ customer, Jessica Robinson of County Down, Northern Ireland is preparing to climb Mount Kilimanjaro in aid of two charities this summer. Read More

Google releases Glass to UK customers

Google releases Glass to UK customers

Wednesday, 2 July 2014 by +Brendan O'Brien

The search engine giant Google has announced that its augmented reality glasses ‘Google Glass’ are now available to UK customers. Read More

Festival Survival Guide

Festival Survival Guide

Tuesday, 24 June 2014 by +Emma Haskell

If you're attending one of the UK's many music festivals, check out our Survival Guide to make sure you've got everything you need to take care of your eyes and lenses. Read More

Photo competition - Winner and runners up

Photo competition - Winner and runners up

Friday, 6 June 2014 by +Michael Kraftman

See the winner and runners up from our latest photography competition, where we asked UK residents to photograph something that reminded them of an eye. Read More

A coffee a day can keep sight loss at bay

A coffee a day can keep sight loss at bay

Wednesday, 14 May 2014 by +Emma Haskell

Scientists from the Cornell University in New York have discovered that one cup of coffee a day could help preserve your eyesight. Read More

A Collection of your photographs: Can you see the eye?

A Collection of your photographs: Can you see the eye?

Wednesday, 23 April 2014 by +Lindsey Robins

A collection of inspiring photos chosen by us from the last GetLenses’ eye competition held in February, each photo resembles an eye in some way. Read More

Infrared sensor linked to the development of night vision contact lenses

Infrared sensor linked to the development of night vision contact lenses

Wednesday, 9 April 2014 by +Emma Haskell

Researchers from the University of Michigan have created a super-thin infrared light sensor that could be used to create night vision contact lenses for soldiers. Read More

Can an iPad app really improve your eyesight?

Can an iPad app really improve your eyesight?

Wednesday, 19 March 2014 by +Michael Kraftman

New iPad app designed to improve eyesight shows positive results with American baseball university team, increasing visual acuity by 31%. Read More

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