- What makes Ray ban sunglasses special
- The technology behind Ray Ban sunglasses
- Ray Ban sunglasses on and off screen
Perhaps one of the most popular and sought after eyewear brand today,Ray-Ban Hong Kong is an American fashion icon for eyewear products and have been operating for nearly 80 years. Worn and endorsed by many celebrities, the brand is a trusted name when it comes to eye and sunglasses. Ray-Ban was first established by Bausch and Lomb in 1937 for pilots who suffered nausea during flights because of high altitudes and glare, creating the world’s most iconic aviator sunglasses. Because of its price and popularity, Ray-Ban sunglasses has been considered as a status symbol; owning a pair gives an impression of luxury and sophistication.
Ray-Ban to sunglasses is what Xerox is to photocopying machines; a brand so popular and sought after that most of the people thought that sunglasses are called “ray bans”. During the 50s, celebrities like Marilyn Monroe, James Dean, and Bob Dylan popularized the brand, and it peaked during the 80s when Top Gun and Risky Business premiered in theaters. It’s great history, and industry experience make Ray-Ban sunglasses a great find.
Another reason why Ray-Ban sunglasses are so popular in Hong Kong is the technology behind the eyewear. During the creation of the iconic Aviator sunglasses, Bausch and Lomb anti-glare lens with two green lenses to block out the suns rays along with lightweight gold metal frame. This simple yet innovative construction made sunglasses more than just an accessory.
There’s more to frames than style and design for Ray-Ban Hong Kong. The brand continues to test and experiment on new materials that would make Ray-BanFra frames extremely durable and lightweight. The brand features materials such as Lightray material which is lightweight and hypo-allergenic. In addition, Memo-ray technology gives flexible, lightweight and strong frames. Titanium and carbon fiber are also used to create Ray-Ban frames.
When it comes to lenses, Ray-Ban Hong Kong has quite the selection. The brand uses several types of lenses including XLT or extra light, polarized, photochromic, gradient, and ambermatic; each with its own features that has proven helpful outdoors.
Ray-Ban is a brand owned by almost all famous celebrities including actors Tom Cruise, Jude Law, Jake Gyllenhal, Orlando Bloom, actress Jennifer Anniston, the one and only King of Pop Michael Jackson, singer songwriter Justin Timberlake, Taylor Swift and so much more! If you are wearing what these pop culture icons are wearing, then you are definitely on the right path in style.
In addition to these awesome celebrity sightings with Ray-Ban, the brand also has on screen presence. Among many of Ray-Ban’s on screen appearance include Leonardo Di Caprio’s character Jordan Belfort in the Wolf of Wall Street can be seen wearing a Ray-Ban Wayfarer sunglasses, Tom Cruise’s iconic role as Maverick on Top Gun was always seen with Ray-Ban Aviator glasses and had become a signature look during the 80s. Another Ray-Ban movie moment was with Brian Gilcrest, played by Bradley Cooper wearing another Ray-Ban aviator sunglasses.
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