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Are Your Eyes Working Too Hard?

[Note: Rerun of an important post from 2010] A few days ago, Margot Potter wrote about her visit to the…

“Wow! I could see every last detail, especially the thread path!”

It has been a bit busy here in CraftOptics land. I have been attending a number of trade shows in…

Jewelry Artists REALLY Need To See The Details!

Have you noticed a bit of a theme on this site?? Lisa Gralnick is a professor of Art Metal at…

Sit Up Straight!

We’ve all been told by our mothers to “sit up straight!” Who knew how right they were? Among other things,…

Tattoo Artists REALLY Need To See The Details!

Whether or not you have a tattoo yourself, anyone can appreciate the intricate detail that goes into designing a tattoo….

Can’t See? Start With Lighting!

We all know that our vision can be corrected using glasses or contact lenses but did you ever think that…

Model Trains – Yet Another Use For CraftOptics

We’ve recently discovered the world of model railroading and the detail that these hobbyists put into their craft. One of…

Some Excellent Press for CraftOptics

Hi Again! We were very fortunate to have had a terrific article about our company published in a recent Wisconsin…

CraftOptics On TV!

A while back I introduced you to Shelley Peterman Schwarz, who has a web site called “Meetinglifeschallenges.com” that focuses on…

My Eyes Are Just Fine. I’ll Get Those When I’m Old.

This is one of the most common statements in this business and I can’t tell you how many times I…

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