Through the Lens

Through the Lens

By Kelley
Want to know more about what goes in specialized optics? Want to know some Hollywood special effects secrets? Curious about the optics world? Learn about the final optical design process from drawing to production and beyond!
The Mother of Invention
Having the right tool or tooling for the job is essential for success! To learn a little more about how tooling plays a part in optical coating, take a listen! Learn about materials, handling, and what Tupperware and foxes have to do with tooling!
07:45
May 29, 2020
But First, Let Me Get a Selfie
Anti reflective coatings are the bread and butter of the optical thin film coating world! Every coating lab and eyeglass lens company has one, but what goes into them? How do they work? And what exactly is the difference between anti-reflective and anti-glare? Find out on Through the Lens!
09:07
April 24, 2020
Seeing Red
We’ll walk through the basics of infrared optics and see how infrared is used in the world of spectral entertainment!
10:05
April 8, 2020
What’s So Special About Specifications
Take a crash course of optical coating specifications from industry leaders at North American Coating Labs! What sort of testing is required to pass a MIL-spec.? What is a MIL-spec? How does Apple test phone screens? Listen and learn more!
07:11
March 26, 2020