Sunglasses with polarised road lenses

Polarizing sunglass lenses.
Improved clarity and reduced glare.

  • What do polarizing sunglass lenses do?

    What do polarizing sunglass lenses do?

    Polarized lenses are a must-have for skiers and water sports enthusiasts, but they also help almost any sunglass wearer enjoy better vision. A special coating reduces irritating reflected light, such as sunlight on a wet road, snow, water or metal. At the same time, a special tint improves contrast and color perception.

    The result: fewer irritating reflections on the lens, giving you especially clear, comfortable vision – even in bright sunlight. This useful extra is great not only if your eyes are sensitive to glare, but also for driving, spending time on the beach, playing sports or performing other daily activities. Polarizing sunglass lenses ensure significantly increased visual comfort. And of course, sunglass lenses with a ZEISS polarization filter offer 100% protection against UVA and UVB radiation.

    ZEISS polarisation filter
  • Here's how polarization works

    Here's how polarization works.

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    Natural light travels in all directions. It is therefore classified as unpolarized. When light beams come into contact with a reflective surface, such as sunlight hitting water, snow, a wet road or a sunglass lens, it is reflected back and diverted in a particular direction. In other words, it's polarized.

    The majority of this light is vertically polarized, meaning it is arranged vertically. However, a polarization filter in the sunglass lens is aligned vertically and thus blocks the reflected light, almost completely eliminating reflections off water, wet roads or snow.

    Without Polarization Filter

    With Polarization Filter

  • Additional options

    Extras for greater comfort and safety

    Glasses for every situation thanks to self-tinting lenses. These darken and clear up at record-breaking speed.

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    More than just a fashionable accessory. ZEISS lenses with an anti-reflective coating.

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    All-around protection against the sun, wind and more: sports eyewear with wrapped sunglass lenses.

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    For optimum vision: single vision lenses from ZEISS.

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    Turn your progressive glasses into a pair of sunglasses which protect your eyes against glare and UV radiation. Individualized solutions, even for first-time wearers. Tailor-made progressive lenses from ZEISS.

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    Choose the lens coating that's best for you:

    DuraVision® Platinum – the hardest lens coating ever produced by ZEISS, offering maximum scratch resistance, optimum protection against dust and a highly effective anti-reflective coating.

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    Personalized advice: find a ZEISS eye doctor near you

    Find an eye doctor near you. They'll provide you with detailed information and configure individualized sunglass lenses to meet your unique vision needs:

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