Eclipse Glasses Sold Out? Make Your Own Pinhole Projector

Talk of the Great American Solar Eclipse has been circulating for months now. But unlike the smart, prepared people out there, I waited until a mere four days before the event to start my search for eclipse glasses. I honestly knew I was getting in the game pretty late (clearly), but I didn’t think it Read More »

Gear Up for Outdoor Adventures with Columbia Eyewear

Made for those with a sense of adventure and love for the outdoors, Columbia Eyewear stays true to its Portland roots – tested tough in the Pacific Northwest. As a leader in the outdoor gear industry, Columbia eyewear upholds the level of quality outdoor enthusiasts have come to expect. Columbia’s optical line also comes in extended Read More »


The Test Every Kid Should Take Before Heading Back to School

By Dr. Mary Anne Murphy, OD, owner and practitioner of Front Range Eye Associates in Denver, Colorado and board member at VSP Global / Kim Bjorklund, third grade teacher at Mary Tsukamoto Elementary in Elk Grove, California Vision problems can make life harder for people at any age, but they can be especially damaging for Read More »

Ask An Eye Doc: How to Safely View an Eclipse

Anticipated to be the most viewed solar eclipse to date, a total solar eclipse will sweep its way across the U.S. on August 21st. The path of totality, areas that will experience a total eclipse where the moon completely covers the sun, will span across regions in 12 states. In those areas people will experience Read More »