Officelens:

Enjoy comfortable vision on the job.

Here's one colleague you can always count on: ZEISS Officelens has been specially optimized for the office and computer screen, making the average working day easier on your eyes. These lenses help you concentrate and work without tiring your eyes.

ZEISS Officelens.

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People usually notice the change when they're 35 or older: working at a computer screen and shifting their eyes – for example, from the keyboard to the monitor or from the calendar to the telephone – is suddenly more stressful for their eyes. In order to see clearly at different distances, they often unconsciously assume an uncomfortable posture by leaning forward or raising their head. Back and neck pains along with dry or watery eyes are just some of the possible consequences. ZEISS Officelens helps prevent this type of visual stress: it is are customized for your particular vision needs while on the job and is – unlike reading or progressive lenses – optimized for all required distances while working in front of a computer screen.

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ZEISS Officelens help prevent this type of visual stress

Tailored to your job and your eyes.

Enjoy optimum vision – and not just when sitting at your computer.

Ensure that you enjoy comfortable vision in the office – no matter where you look. ZEISS Officelens offers a large visual field for the near and intermediate zones and is adapted to your requirements on the job, right down to the very last centimeter. These lenses are optimized for the viewing distance between you and your computer screen, the distance to the customer or a co-worker, or the perfect distance for reading, allowing your eyes to relax and ensuring a more suitable posture. You'll notice the positive effects even after work.

Reading glasses

Reading glasses

Progressive lenses

Progressive lenses

Office lenses

Office lenses

Headaches, back problems, signs of fatigue. Why reading and progressive lenses aren't always an effective replacement.

Eyeglasses with standard reading or progressive lenses are generally not ideal for working at the computer because the relevant areas of the lens are not optimized for office work. Reading glasses, for example, only enable optimum vision for a short distance – too short for working at the computer or looking at your desk. With progressive lenses, however, the wearer looks at the monitor through the lower area of the lens and must tilt their head upwards in order to see the screen clearly. Both types of lenses promote an unnatural posture while sitting, potentially causing muscle tension in your back, shoulders and back as well as headaches.

Your vision needs on the job. What is your work situation?

Depending on the job, our eyes must master very different challenges. Generally, a distinction is made between the following three types of work situations.

Reading workstation

Reading workstation

For those people who primarily read documents at work – like architects, editors or tax advisors. The most important factor for their Officelens is a greater focus on the reading area with a maximum visual distance of 3 feet. The wider distance area provides the wearer with significantly greater comfort while reading – unlike traditional reading glasses that are usually optimized for only 15-20 inches.

Workstation with a computer monitor

Workstation with a computer monitor

These people primarily switch their focus from the keyboard to the screen, as with programmers, journalists or call center employees. Their Officelens should offer clear, natural vision ranging from a reading distance all the way to a distance of maximum 7 feet – that's ideal for the office environment.

An indoor workplace with a lot of customer contact

An indoor workplace with a lot of customer contact

These people often have face-to-face contact with customers, repeatedly stand up and move away from their workstation and also work at a computer, such as in retail or manufacturing. Their optimum lens design should provide natural vision which extends from the reading zone all the way to the maximum distance of 14 feet.

A winning team. Enjoy additional visual comfort in artificial light without straining your eyes.

No matter if it's a smartphone, an LED lamp, a monitor, TV, tablet or an e-reader: modern light sources emit more blue light than we've ever experienced before. Many of us find this light unpleasant and stressful because it adversely impacts our biorhythms and may even be dangerous for our eyes. A special blue light filter in your eyeglass lenses can provide you with more comfortable vision.

Extremely thin lenses that are as light as a feather. Dress to impress.

No matter if they're made of plastic or glass: cutting-edge production methods enable the manufacture of incredibly thin and light lenses, even if you have a high prescription and special visual impairments. You'll barely notice you're wearing these lightweight lenses at all.

FYI: many clear eyeglass lenses from ZEISS – without tints – also feature a high-performance UV coating. The special properties of the lens filter harmful sunlight and provide your eyes with outstanding protection from UV rays.

Scratches and dirt don't stand a chance. More durable than ever.

High-performance lens coatings make your eyeglass lenses extremely resistant to scratches or static dust particles. The benefit: your lenses remain dirt-free longer, ensuring that they're significantly easier to clean. See better, look better – thanks to the latest anti-reflective coating.

5 tips for comfortable vision with computer glasses


Comfortable vision in the near and intermediate zones

1. Comfortable vision in the near and intermediate zones is not only necessary for working at the computer. You can also make good use of your computer glasses in day-to-day life: while pursuing your hobbies, handiwork, needlework, music, arts and crafts, cooking or housework.

5 tips for comfortable vision with computer glasses


Maintain an optimum posture and have suitable lighting

2. Make sure you maintain optimum posture and have suitable lighting when doing work at your computer screen.

5 tips for comfortable vision with computer glasses


Computer screen is at eye level or slightly below

3. You'll know the setup is ideal when the upper edge of the computer screen is at eye level or slightly below. To achieve the best height, you can also raise or lower your chair.

5 tips for comfortable vision with computer glasses


Relax your eyes over the course of the day

4. Make sure you relax your eyes over the course of the day by looking out the window and into the distance every hour for about five minutes – without focusing.

 

5 tips for comfortable vision with computer glasses


Prevents irritated or dry eyes

5. It often happens that your natural blinking becomes irregular when performing stressful work. The solution: close your eyes frequently for a brief moment. This prevents irritated or dry eyes.


Protective and effective: gentle care without damaging the lens coating. As a cleaning spray or cloth, these solutions are also ideal for cleaning on the go.  

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Eyeglasses serve a simple purpose: to help the wearer enjoy the best-possible vision. Yet in practice this is a major technological feat requiring both great expertise and an eye care professional who takes sufficient time for their patients. Only comprehensive know-how and a thorough consultation ensure an individualized solution that will satisfy you for many years to come. Find a ZEISS eye care professional near you...

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