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Off Season “Shades”: Sunglasses Past Summer

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It wasn’t until I had a little time in the optical industry under my belt that I realized the term “shades” as a name for sunglasses is a bit of a misnomer. As cool and rock n roll as it is, “shades” really only encompasses a fraction of what sunglasses do—or what they ought to […]

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A Few Trail Etiquette Tips

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Wishing everyone a real happy Friday from our home in beautiful San Luis Obispo, CA. This morning I braved the elements (bless my heart) to go play some hooky and shoot some Cocoons. I snapped this particular photo on the northeast side of Cerro San Luis, a favorite local spot of mine, hoping even a […]

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The Devil is in the Details

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You’ve more than likely heard this phrase before. It’s an idiom that has been used in various formats since the 1800’s to convey the potential impact the finer points can have on the end result. In the fitover sunglass business, nothing could be more true. Although fitovers of the modern era have been produced since […]

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