OPTICANE Magnifying Glass Walking Stick Concept by Shin Dong Jun & Kim Min Sun was designed to assist the particular elderly person using reading fine print when they are out along with about. As the size of the elderly population increases, consequently too does the need pertaining to tools along with products that can provide assistance with everyday tasks. Declining eyesight is a typical condition experienced by the elderly, along with one that significantly impacts tasks like grocery shopping, doing one’s banking, or perhaps reading any bus timetable. Opticane was meant to assist with reading fine print when a person is actually out and concerning, and when it would be inconvenient to handle looking at glasses. Opticane transforms the handle of your walking stick into a magnifying glass. The particular user does not need to remember to bring their studying glasses or a separate magnifying glass, as well as they don’t have to worry losing them either.
Design by Shin Dong Jun & Kim Min Sun for red dot award