Ian John Lewis

The Referee Knows Best

Ian John-Lewis

It’s not every day you get a world class boxing referee come into your store but when Ian John-Lewis was invited to come into SelectSpecs and undergo the most advanced eye exam available – an OCT, he happily obliged.

The OCT (Optical Coherence Tomography) test not only detects a number of key eye conditions but also scans in 3D enabling the optometrist to look beneath the surface of the regular retinal image and cross-reference any possible areas of concern from the scan.

Ian’s status as a boxing referee is well known in the sport but the Chatham based resident also

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Rita Ora and Nick Grimshaw in Cool Sunglasses on Instagram

Last weekend’s Glastonbury signals the season of music festivals and hopefully an awesome Summer.  What’s the first thing you need for a music festival?  That’s right, wellies.  But right behind your boots it’s important to be prepared for the harsh English sunshine we’re guaranteed to have.

Rita Ora and Nick Grimshaw were well prepared to protect their eyes in style as seen here on Nick’s own Instagram profile.

Rita Ora Wearing Dolce & Gabbana Flowers Sunglasses

Singer, Rita Ora is wearing Dolce & Gabbana DG4183 sunglasses in colour

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Lewis Hamilton’s Sunglasses – Can You ID Them?

We know our blog readers love to help other people find out what sunglasses all the latest celebrities are wearing in the latest movies or down the beach, so we’ve got a challenge for you.

Can you identify these sunglasses worn by Lewis Hamilton? He seems to be in the habit of changing his sunglasses every week lately, so if it helps, the British, Mercedes F1 driver was wearing these sunnies at the Monaco GP at the end of May 2014.

 

2014 Bahrain GP Sunglasses

And what about

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Emily Blunt to wear Givenchy Sunglasses in New TV Commercial

British actress Emily Blunt was recently spotted wearing these smashing Givenchy SGV 877 Sunglasses in Portofino, Italy.

Emily Blunt is currently starring alongside Tom Cruise in the summer blockbuster Edge of Tomorrow – which happens to be pretty damn good actually.  It’s great to see Emily Blunt scoring such great roles in movies these days.  She is fast becoming my favourite actress of late.

Emily Blunt looks great whether she is in combat armour or dressed up in a suit & Givenchy sunglasses for her latest TV commercial.  She was snapped on a boat wearing the Givenchy sunglasses

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X-Men: Days of Future Past. Eyewear from the movie – Can you ID them?

Not only am I excited for the the next Transformers movie, but I’m also massively looking forward to seeing the latest Marvel film, X-Men: Days of Future Past.  Even though I’m beginning to lose count of the amount of X-Men movies made, I’ll be staggered if this is not a worldwide hit with movie fans!

Viewing the trailer (see below) we have noticed a few of the characters wearing either glasses or sunglasses frames…

Nicholas Hoult / Hank / Beast

Nicholas continues his role as Hank & Beast, even with super human powers he still needs to wear prescription eyewear

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Stanley Tucci Glasses in Transformers: Age of Extinction – Mykita Mylon PANTARA

Following on from my previous post about Titus Welliver wearing Oakley Holbrook sunglasses in Transformers: Age of Extinction, we have noticed that Stanley Tucci (that guy with the teeth from Hunger Games…), who stars as Joshua, is wearing a rather retro looking prescription frame.

Unfortunately after searching our database of products we’re unable to ID them. Take a look at the glasses worn by Stanley below.

Thanks to our readers, these have been identified as Mykita Mylon PANTARA

 

Unfortunately we do not stock Mykita at this time, but we feel this <a href="http://www.selectspecs.com/Glasses/Antares/J506/ss22.91.html

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Titus Welliver wears Oakley Holbrook in Transformers: Age of Extinction

It’s been a little while for me since writing a movie related blog post (or any type of blog post for that matter!) but seeing the trailer for Transformers: Age of Extinction has got me just a little bit excited!

So yes, Michael “I like to blow sh*t up” Bay is back with the 4th installment of Transformers, starring Mark Wahlberg, Stanley Tucci, and Nicola Peltz, and it’s guaranteed to be off the wall with regards to special effects and destruction!

Titus Welliver

Titus Welliver (I just remember this guy from Lost… god what a waste of time that was, they were dead all this time?!

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