Rodenstock Journal

Our passion is lenses – this is where we feel at home for more than 140 years. With the Rodenstock Journal we want to share our enthusiasm and know-how with you and inform you about current news, products, highlights and trends relating to spectacles.

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Plastic vs. mineral glass – which lens is better?

Whereas the choice of spectacle frame mainly depends on face shape and taste, other criteria apply to lenses.

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Which spectacles suit me?

With spectacles there are shapes that flatter one person, but do not suit another person. Determine your face shape and find out which spectacles suit you best.

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The Rodenstock lens guarantee card – So you know what's going on!

A lens passport looks really complicated at first glance. But when you know what the many abbreviations and symbols mean it is really easy to read.

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Spectacles for cycling – one of the most diverse sports

With the ProAct® sports spectacles collection we offer aesthetically appealing frames for every face shape. Thanks to the unbreakable material you do not need to be afraid that the spectacles will break and cut your skin if you fall.

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How to match your spectacle colour to your skin type

Choosing a pair of spectacles generally comes down to your own personal taste. However, with a few simple tricks the model can be perfectly adapted to your individual types. When choosing the colour it is important to be aware of your own skin type.

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Do spectacles weaken the eyes?

There are biases and preconceptions that everyone has heard of at least once, but nobody seems to really know if and how much truth there is behind them. The Rodenstock experts clarify matters!

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Are there good reading spectacles everywhere?

There are now reading spectacles almost everywhere. If visual acuity in the near range declines, one can find a remedy at the nearest chemist or even more practically at the service station en route to work and purchase an "off-the-peg" pair of reading spectacles. Why is there a need then to visit an optician?

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Are computer spectacles only suitable for the computer?

Workplace spectacles, near comfort spectacles or spatial spectacles – computer spectacles have many names and what many people do not know: a surprisingly high number of applications.

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Rodenstock Eyewear Show - Celebrity kids conquer the catwalk

The younger stars presented the latest styles of Rodenstock spectacles in front of numerous celebrities and prominent figures in the Haus der Kunst museum in Munich.

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