Low Vision Devices
Hand Held Magnifiers
These handheld magnifiers come in all shapes and sizes depending on your needs. They are portable and easy to use when needs are simple. Some are useful for short durations for reading such as phone numbers or labels.
Consists of a monitor and a camera that projects the enlarged image on a screen. Can be used for reading, looking at pictures, drawing or painting. The video magnifiers also provide additional brightness, contrast and polarity control and a larger visual field.
A lens or “miniature telescope” that is mounted on a pair of eyeglasses that is designed for use by those with low vision. Provides a magnified image for distance and intermediate viewing.
Clear Image Microscope
Hands-free magnification system. Used for close distances such as reading for clear and crisp images.