The new 20/20 SunVision took on a new face with a fresh new design and editorial message for 2011 but perhaps the biggest change has been the introduction of a cover photo featuring Sunwear on a face. In the past the image has always been a stillife photo similar in nature to the issue’s trend feature. The bold new step of face contact debuted with a bebe pair of shades orchestrated editorially by co-SunVision editors Christine Yeh and Patrisha Zabrycki in a shoot by photographer Ned Matura.
Over the past 20 years, I’ve seen some pretty interesting things during clinic time. I recently had the amazing experience of meeting a young man with albinism. In the United States and Europe, there are only one in 18,000 to 20,000 people who have some type of albinism. He was only the second patient I have had the opportunity to work with, and the first Caucasian male. I decided to research the condition.
There’s an internet eyewear retailer whose advertising claims to dispel the “myths” of internet eyewear purchases. Here’s one. “Myth: Online glasses compromise on quality. While there are certain online retailers that sell less-than-quality products, there are plenty of low quality products at retailers that sell at brick and mortar locations. All you need to do is make sure you do your research.” Was that supposed to be reassuring?