Line Time This Super-Simple Metaphor Can Help You Explain the Eye to Your Clients Explain key functions of the eye with this metaphor. Published 3 years ago on January 9, 2018 By INVISION Staff Invision January 2018 Issue Share Tweet “The retina is like the film in the camera and the optic nerve is like the cable out of the back of the TV.” — Ted Mcelroy, OD, Vision Source Tifton, Tifton, GA When to say it? When you need a simple way to explain how these key parts of the eye function. Related Topics:INVISION January '18Line Time click to Comment(Comment) Up Next Say This (or This) to Help Progressive-Wearers Get Used to Their New Lenses Don't Miss Use This Line to Avoid Becoming Your Client’s Adversary INVISION Staff Since launching in 2014, INVISION has won 23 international journalism awards for its publication and website. Contact INVISION's editors at [email protected]. Advertisement SPONSORED VIDEO SPONSORED BY ESSILOR Ray-Ban® Authentic Introducing the perfect match of Ray-Ban's legendary style and Essilor's Expertise in sight. Click here for more information. You may like GlassesUSA.com Raises $45M It’s 2021! What’s Your Focus? ABB Optical Group Announces Winners of Optometry Student Challenge Promoted Headlines Ray-Ban® Authentic Essilor Get More with Essilor Essilor 360° SUPPORT. 365 DAYS A YEAR. Essilor Advertisement Latest Trending Videos Headlines1 day ago GlassesUSA.com Raises $45M Mark Hinton1 day ago It’s 2021! What’s Your Focus? Press Releases1 day ago ABB Optical Group Announces Winners of Optometry Student Challenge Press Releases3 days ago AOA Free Webinar on Student Loan Refinancing Press Releases3 days ago IDOC Welcomes Three New Executive Board Members America's Finest 2019 Entries3 weeks ago America’s Finest: Before You Start America's Finest 2019 Entries3 weeks ago America’s Finest: Get Your Contest Entry in Great Shape America's Finest 2019 Entries3 weeks ago America’s Finest: Basic Info and Stats America's Finest 2019 Entries3 weeks ago America’s Finest: You Gotta Stand Out from the Crowd America's Finest 2019 Entries3 weeks ago America’s Finest: Photos Really Are Worth at Least a Thousand Words Sponsored Content7 days ago Ray-Ban® Authentic Sponsored Content2 weeks ago Get More with Essilor Sponsored Content2 months ago Perform Refraction from Anywhere with RDx Headlines3 months ago Video: Florida Man Invents Robot to Place Contact Lenses Headlines3 months ago Video: Some Retailers Board Up Due to Election Unrest Fears Advertisement SubscribeBULLETINS Get the most important news and business ideas for eyecare professionals every weekday from INVISION. Advertisement Most Popular Headlines6 days ago Ophthalmologist Convicted of Fraud Could Receive Pardon from Trump Headlines1 week ago Eyecare Center Offers Free Laser Surgery for NFL Referee After Controversial Call Better Vision5 days ago The Latest Diagnostics to Help Eye Doctors Find and Monitor the Progression of Certain Eye Conditions Products6 days ago Innovation Meets Convenience With These 9 Clip Styles Products1 week ago Classic, Practical and Durable, 2021’s Latest Releases Coming In Strong Headlines5 days ago Ace Vision Raises $13.3M to Fund Laser Therapy Development Press Releases6 days ago Pacific Vision Surgery Center Opens Doors to Bay Area Community Mark Hinton1 day ago It’s 2021! What’s Your Focus?