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Video: Smith ChromaPop Lenses Explained

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I’ll admit it, I’m a total sunglass snob and pretty much only wear glass lenses for their high quality and abrasion resistance. I have, however, been wearing a new pair of Smith ChromaPop “plastic” lenses and am amazed by their … more

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Podcast Interview: Peter Crow of Smith Optics

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This week MidCurrent talks to Peter Crow, general manager of Smith Optics. Peter talks to us about the history and technology behind polarized glass lenses.   He also hints about a new “light management system” Smith is unveiling at this … more

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Smith Optics Adds New Chief, Tactics Models

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WHEN YOU LOOK at performance eyewear for fly fishing, the truth is, a lot of companies come and go. They say they’re going to make a big splash—sometimes they do, sometimes they don’t. Scant few stand the test of time. … more

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IFTD Voters Hail the “Chief” from Smith Optics

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WHEN YOU LOOK at performance eyewear for fly fishing, the truth is, a lot of companies come and go. They say they’re going to make a big splash—sometimes they do, sometimes they don’t. Scant few stand the test of time. … more

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New Sunglasses from Smith Optics

The Tenet is the first of two new additions to Smith Optics’s Techlite Polarized Glass collection. This style features the exceptional optical clarity and performance of the Techlite Glass lens. Additional goodies like smooth action spring hinges and rubber-like Megol temple and nose pads keep the fit light and snug. The more

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Smith Introduces New Lenses for Fly Fishers

Greg Randolph introduces new sunglass lines for fly fishers from Smith Optics, including the super-light Tenet ($159-199), Precept and Scientist lines.

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