What does an electronic video magnifier bring to a child?
Optelec and Sight Savers America have partnered over the last few years to provide free MultiViews to children with low vision. We are proud to present the results of this collaborative effort and the video of a child whose life was dramatically improved.Read more!
The Impact of Low Vision Aids on the Life of People with Vision Loss
Many studies have been conducted about how eye conditions can affect one's life and lifestyle. But what do we know about the effectiveness of low vision aids?Read more!
One Name, One Brand, One Partner: ShopLowVision.com changes its name to Optelec
Optelec is pleased to announce that its professional subsidiary ShopLowVision.com will merge with Optelec U.S. Inc. and will start operating under one company name, effective January 1st, 2015.Read more!
Optelec among the most innovative companies of the Netherlands
November 27, 2014: Optelec is selected by MT magazine as one of the 50 companies in the Netherlands that challenge the current status quo.Read more!
Optelec Launches the ClearView C - A new desktop video magnifier featuring a modern and groundbreaking design
Developed to improve the reading experience for those affected by low vision, the unique design of the ClearView C provides more working space and helps users to read or view any material, enjoy hobbies or write without being restricted in movement.Read more!
Joseph S. Chung Joins Optelec as Director of Sales, Western US
After 11 years with Eschenbach Optik of America, Joseph Chung will help drive Optelec's outreach campaigns and expand referral channels for increased low vision rehabilitation.Read more!
Optelec & The Macula Vision Research Foundation Launch National Partnership
Optelec is excited to announce our new partnership with The Macula Vision Research Foundation (MVRF), a national nonprofit focused on funding research to find a cure for macular degeneration and other retinal diseases.Read more!
Optelec ClearReader+ Release of NEW Firmware, plus REDUCED prices
A must-have! The Optelec ClearReader+ is a simple and easy to use device with an intuitive operating system. This high quality and portable reading device scans a document and reads it aloud within seconds. Take it to any home, work or school environment using its sturdy handle or carrying case.Read more!
Pair of Morton businesses offer one-stop shop vision services
People with a vision problem that can’t be fixed by glasses now can take advantage of a one-stop shop in Morton called the View Pointe. That’s the name on the facility at 81A Queenwood Road where both the TCRC Sight Center and Magnified Vision moved last month.
Introducing the NEW Must See & Hear - ClearView+ Speech!
NOW AVAILABLE: NEW ClearView+ Speech with an instant Point & Read intuitive interfaceRead more!