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5 µm. ” The implication is that the optical design of the human eye would receive low marks if evaluated by someone from the optical industry. If we are to simply compare the optical quality of the living human eye with that of our best cameras and telescopes under ordinary static daylight conditions, then Helmholtz was correct. The optical imperfections noted by Helmholtz are discussed in the following sections. Light scattering Fingerprints on spectacle lenses scatter light, making small letters difficult to read.

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