Magnification Award Devices

Thank you for your interest in the CCLVI Dr. Samuel Genensky Memorial Magnification Award Program.  Each year CCLVI partners with manufactures and dealers to present from 3 to 5 low vision magnification devices to those qualified applicants. This years application period is open until April 10, 2017.   This years devices are:


1.  Merlin LCD.  Donated by Enhanced Vision. 


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Merlin ultra Features:

•New Sony ® Full HD camera: 1920 x 1080 resolution
•High resolution HD LCD for best image quality
•Wide field of view
•Simple, easy-to-use tactile controls
•LED lighting for truer picture quality
•Wide range of adjustable magnification (2.4x to 73.2x depending on screen size)
•Adjustable viewing modes for high contrast personalization
•Screen easily pivots horizontally and vertically to provide the most comfortable viewing position
•XY table for smooth continuous reading with a user friendly lock mechanism
•Computer compatible - toggle between CCTV and computer (Additional hardware may be required)
•Set up is easy, just plug in and begin
•3 year warranty


(888) 811-3161

(714) 465-3400



2. ACROBAT LCD: Donated by Enhanced Vision


•Sony ® Full HD auto focus 3-in-1 camera for seeing yourself up close, reading and distance viewing
•Detachable Sony ® Full HD camera for use at multiple work stations
•Various arms and positioning options provide maximum flexibility
•True mirror image in self-viewing mode
•Memory setting for each HD camera position
•Compact size minimizes space needed on table or desk
•Large field of view
•28 available viewing modes to optimize contrast and brightness
•Wrap around dual keypad allows easy access to controls
•Line markers and object locator
•Remote control unit features instant on/ off (standby)
•Computer compatible (additional hardware required)
•Set up is easy, just plug in and begin
•2 year warranty

(888) 811-3161

(714) 465-3400



3. ClearView Plus Speech (pre-owned) Donated by EyeTech Low Vision, John Wolfe

ClearView+ Speech (pre-owned)

  • Crisp color on a Wide Screen 24" Touchscreen Monitor
  • Simply turn One Master Dial for easy reading yourself
  • OR…..  Simply tap the Screen to activate the Speech function for listening!!
  • Conveniently save documents or photos for easy access when you want…
  • Navigate quickly with intelligent document layout recognition
  • Capture the whole 8.5 X 11 document with Full Page overview
  • More than 50 reading voices in over 30 languages
  • Another exciting benefit--- Optelec ClearView Systems are upgradable!!
  • 1 year warranty

For more information, contact:  John Wolfe, EyeTech Low Vision    310 - 704 - 5314   





4. Clover 5" Donated by Mattingly low vision.


  • See more on the 5-inch widescreen LCD
  • Magnification range from 4x – 20x OR 3x –30x
  • Lightweight and portable design at 7oz with battery
  • Fantastic depth of focus to write under
  • Rechargeable battery that gives 4 hours of use
  • Integrated reading stand and optional handle (when folded under, handle allows for 25% greater field of view)
  • Can be connected to a TV




5. NuEyes Smartglasses Donated by NuEyes.

NU Eyes Specifications:

  • Various contrast and color changes
  • Voice Activated
  • Wireless
  • Lightweight Design
  • 2 Year Warranty
  • Text-to-Speech (OCR)

Stream TV and Movies to the Glasses