I read this article a while back and was reminded of it just now when John Lasruk was commenting on FB about camera phones'/ mobile cameras' inferior plastic lenses.

Zeiss makes lenses for for mobile phones and cameras that out resolve a Zeiss studio lens.
It's all in the dimple.


"If it turns out that President Barack Obama can make a deal with the most intransigent, hard-line, unreasonable, totalitarian mullahs in the world but not with Republicans? Maybe he’s not the problem."