Nissel Custom - TV & Film Lenses
A Special Effect lens for the Television and Film industries based on our popular Nissel Custom Hand Painted lenses
A specialised hand painted high water content lens designed for use in TV & Film. Lenses can be copied from a high quality image or designed from an original idea. If you would like to talk to us about making a lens for you, you can contact our Custom Hand Paints Manager, Teresa Cataldo, at or ring our offices on 01280 702002 and ask to speak directly to Teresa.
Material: Contaflex Filcon II 3
Water Content: 77%
Permeability (Dk): 45 x 10 -11
Base Curve (mm): 6.60 to 10.40 (0.20 steps)
Diameter (mm): 11.00 to 22.00 (0.50 steps)
Power Range: -30.00D to +30.00D (0.25D Steps)
Higher powers may be available
Not all base curves are available in diameters above 16.50mm.
Cyl Powers: -6.00DC to -0.75DC (0.25D Steps)
Axis Direction: 5° to 180° (5° steps)
Centre Thickness (mm) @14.50mm: -3.00 = 0.12
Iris Diameters (mm): 11.50, 12.00, 12.50, 13.00, 13.50
Clear / Open pupil diameters (mm): 2.00, 2.50, 3.00, 3.50, 4.00, 4.50, 5.00, 6.00
Black / Closed pupil diameters (mm): 2.50, 3.00, 3.50, 4.00 4.50, 5.00, 6.00, 7.00, 8.00, 9.00
Iris enhanced to match digital images
Clear and black pupils
Offset Pupil / iris available
High water content
Spherical and toric designs
Large Specification range
Up to 2 fitting lenses supplied at no charge
Check out our Information guide
Check out our fitting guide
No fitting set is available for the Nissel Custom range of lenses. Up to 2 fitting lenses are supplied at no cost.
When happy with the fit and vision (if required) of the lens, the lens can be disposed of and a new lens ordered for Hand Painting. Please send a high resolution digital image (jpeg) of the eye to be matched. This should be taken with a digital camera in good light; a slit lamp camera should not be used. Images of inferior quality will be rejected and will require re-submitting.
Please refer to our Nissel Custom Image sheet for guidance