The Founder

Russ Campbell, Founder Old Focals Russ Campbell, Old Focals’ founder, has been providing vintage eyewear to the top Prop Masters and Costumers in film and TV for over three decades. As such, he has been instrumental in creating the popular vintage eyewear look the most stylish are sporting these days.

Being at the trend-setting forefront, his influence on pop culture’s aesthetic has been pervasive. His touch can be seen on the faces of countless celebrities on the screen and on the streets alike. His loyal followers know he has one of the largest collections of new old stock (NOS) around and that his knowledge, understanding of, and passion for all things eyewear run deep.

For Russ it’s a matter of matchmaking; calling out the perfect pair of specs for a character or customer in less than a minute.

He has designed his own line of eyewear, The Collector’s Choice that represents a stylish, updated look of classic vintage frames.  All frames are optical and sunglass ready.