Our conviction to never compromise isn’t just a way of thinking; it defines our way of living.

From the beginning, the very best has always been our standard. That is why every piece of eyewear we make is free from compromise: a completely revolutionary lens material, SR-91, and performance driven frames, that seamlessly combine comfort and style. We remain committed to always introducing cutting edge eyewear and always remaining on the forefront of product innovation.

No Other Lens Can Compare.

Our groundbreaking SR-91® polarized lens is the result of years of research and testing. No other lens can match SR-91®’s trinity of performance: glass-like clarity, featherlight construction and fierce impact resistance.

Clearer. Lighter. Stronger.

Every SR-91® lens offers superior polarization which gives you the unparalleled clarity and glare reduction that’s ideal for enjoying life outside. That’s why this combo comes standard in everything we make - including prescription orders.

Every SR-91® lens offers superior polarization which gives you the unparalleled clarity and glare reduction that’s ideal for enjoying life outside. That’s why this combo comes standard in everything we make - including prescription orders.

LENS Shatter Resistance Scratch Resistance Light
Weight
Optical
Clarity
KAENON POLARIZED SR-91
POLYCARBONATE
GLASS
  • Excellent
  • Very Good
  • Fair
  • Poor

SR-91® Multi-Layer Lens Treatment

Our lenses are engineered to take on the outdoors. From front and rear hydro-oleophobic coatings that repel oil, dirt and water, to hard coatings for increased scratch resistance and protection - these invisible layers create the ultimate visual experience for Outsiders that take on anything that nature throws their way.

Tints Designed with Purpose.

Unique to Kaenon, our purpose-driven lens tints are offered in various levels of color contrast from neutral to extreme, and are designed to meet your needs in any environment.
use the slider to see the full spectrum of the tint
  • B12

    B12 Brown

    Ideal for sports where you need the green come to life, or better depth perception enhances your game.
    Light Transmission:
    0.12
    Conditions:
    Bright, Full Sun
    Color Contrast:
    MEDIUM
  • C12

    C12 COPPER

    Lights up the skyline with high color contrast, depth perception and details.
    Light Transmission:
    0.12
    Conditions:
    Bright, Full Sun
    Color Contrast:
    HIGH
  • C28

    C28 COPPER

    Lights up the skyline with high color contrast, depth perception and details.
    Light Transmission:
    0.28
    Conditions:
    Cloudy, Low/Variable Light
    Color Contrast:
    HIGH
  • C50

    C50 COPPER

    Lights up the skyline with high color contrast, depth perception and details.
    Light Transmission:
    0.50
    Conditions:
    LOW LIGHT
    Color Contrast:
    HIGH
  • Y35

    Y35 YELLOW

    Delivers the highest contrast, brightening overcast days and indoor sports so you perform in low light.
    Light Transmission:
    0.35
    Conditions:
    Hazy, Low/Variable Light
    Color Contrast:
    MAXIMUM
  • G12

    G12 BLACK

    The most natural and neutral of all the tints. It delivers shade and clarity without altering color perception.
    Light Transmission:
    0.12
    Conditions:
    BRIGHT, FULL SUN
    Color Contrast:
    NeutraL
  • G28

    G28 BLACK

    The most natural and neutral of all the tints. It delivers shade and clarity without altering color perception.
    Light Transmission:
    0.28
    Conditions:
    Cloudy, Low/Variable Light
    Color Contrast:
    Neutral

SR-91® Base Tints

    • GREY (G12, G28)

      Harsh-light protection without altering color perception. Usage: Deep water fishing, stand-up paddle, cycling.

    • BROWN (B12)

      This tint brightens the environment in medium or overcast light conditions. Usage: Shallow water fishing, hiking, mountain biking.

    • COPPER (C12, C28, C50)

      This high-contrast tint is ideal for lower light conditions. Usage: Shallow water, fishing, hiking, golf.

    • YELLOW (Y35)

      The highest contrast of all tints, ideal for very low light conditions. Usage: Cycling, hiking, darker light conditions.

SR-91® Performance Mirrors

        • PACIFIC BLUE (GREY BASE)

          Allows for better perception of warm colors in intense blue environments. Usage: Deep water fishing, stand-up paddle, cycling.

        • COASTAL GREEN (BROWN BASE)

          Highlights browns and reds for better color separation in medium light conditions. Usage: Shallow water fishing, hiking, mountain biking.

        • SILVER & BLACK (GREY BASE)

          Harsh-light protection without altering color perception. Usage: Deep water fishing, stand-up paddle, cycling.

        • GOLD & ROSE GOLD (BROWN BASE)

          The ideal lens for a balanced visual experience in a variety of light conditions. Usage: Shallow water fishing, hiking, mountain biking.

SR-91ULTRA™
(Color Enhancing Lens)

  • ULTRA BLUE MIRROR (GREY BASE)

    Enhances overall color and contrast while allowing for better perception of warm colors in intense blue environments.Usage: Deep water fishing, stand-up paddle, cycling.

  • ULTRA GREY (G12)

    Enhances overall color and contrast while providing protection and clarity in bright light conditions. Usage: Deep water fishing, stand-up paddle, cycling.

  • ULTRA BROWN (B12)

    Enhances browns and reds for better color separation and contrast in medium or overcast light conditions. Usage: Shallow water fishing, hiking, mountain biking, golf.



    Learn More About SR-91 ULTRA™ Lens HERE

Light Transmission Levels

Kaenon's own select lens tints – Grey, Copper, Brown or Yellow – combine with each LTL to optically enhance, tune and improve visibility in any weather condition, activity or time of day.
LENS TINT / COLOR Darkest Lens for Bright Light Lightest Lens for Low Light
GREY  
BROWN    
COPPER
YELLOW    

LIGHT TRANSMISSION LEVELS™ (LTL)

  • LTL 12 / Transmits 12% of ambient light (Blocks 88%)
  • LTL 28 / Transmits 28% of ambient light (Blocks 72%)
  • LTL 35 / Transmits 35% of ambient light (Blocks 65%)
  • LTL 50 / Transmits 50% of ambient light (Blocks 50%)

Contrast

Kaenon’s own select lens tints – Grey, Copper, Brown or Yellow – combine with each LTL to optically enhance, tune and improve visibility in any weather condition, activity or time of day.
CONTRAST Low Medium High Highest
LENS TINT

Fit and Finish

Frames live and die by the material from which they're made. Our injection-molded TR-90 is designed to fit an active lifestyle spent outdoors. It's strong, flexible and extremely lightweight.

Our frames remember their shape, even in extreme climates. And with our Variflex™ nose pads, every style we make stays in place while you're in motion. All of our frames are designed in California, and then built with the handcrafting and attention to detail you can only find in Italy.

TR-90 Frames
for Durability and
All Day Comfort

Variflex™ Nose Pads
for Comfortable
Non-Slip Grip

Premium HINGES
Corrosion-Resistant