Who is a lens expert?

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Mark Scott Abeln
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Re: Who is a lens expert?
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EyeOfSauron wrote:

When it comes to all lens in cameras, telescopes, microscopes, eyewear, etc who is the expert? An optical physicist of some kind? I have distortion questions I want to ask someone.

Ask away. There are lots of educated amateurs here, and I think there may be some optical engineers who design lenses for a living.

This Wikipedia article explains numerous optical aberrations, including distortion:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Optical_aberration

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