If you’re looking for a great pair of sunglasses for the outdoors, ‘sporty’ and have a cool look & design, you may have just found your pair. ShadesDaddy takes you into an indepth COSTA DEL MAR BLACKFIN review which gives you a snapshot about everything you need to know about this pair of sunglasses.
Lens Size: 60mm
Bridge Size: 18mm
Temple (arm) Size: 132
The Blackfin is very popular because of the way it fits & sits on your face. For many of those who wear them, specially fisherman, the great fit is a plus for the outdoors.
Understanding the lens technology:
- 100% UV blockage for max protection
- 100% polarization kills reflected glare and reduces eye strain
- Provides superior clarity
- 100% UV blockage and 100% polarized for superior clarity
- Patented technology enhances colors by blocking yellow light
- Eliminates haze & blur by blocking blue light
Comparing Glass vs. Plastic Lenses:
While many consumers aren’t aware of this, many brands, including COSTA, make sunglasses with two different types of lenses, plastic and glass. Both offer positives and really depends what you need them for. If you’re fishing, you want to choose a pair of GLASS. You can tell they are glass lenses in Costa models by the G that is along the product code. Glass lenses give you much better clarity, specially with yellow light (glare.) It also has good scratch resistance. Plastic lenses are very light which is very comfortable to wear all day and extremely resistant.
CHOOSING LENS COLOR FOR THE BLACKFIN: