Advice for the purchase of binoculars and spotting scopes

Advice for the purchase of binoculars and spotting scopes

Better values for front lens, eyepiece, brightness, twilight factor and compensation become noticeable on the price. Binoculars cost 25-2000 Euro, in reasonable quality at least 150 dollars. For entry the sufficient. First glance through my new lace binoculars I will never forget. It was a black redstart, who sang in the early morning light onRead more about Advice for the purchase of binoculars and spotting scopes[…]

CHOOSING THE RIGHT BINOCULARS – Part 1

CHOOSING THE RIGHT BINOCULARS – Part 1

Binoculars are first and foremost characterized by a pair of numbers like 8 × 30 or 7 × 50. The first number is the magnification and the second shows the aperture in millimeters. For astronomy, the aperture should be as large as possible and not less than 30mm. Smaller devices don‘t gather enough light and often they are ofRead more about CHOOSING THE RIGHT BINOCULARS – Part 1[…]

High time for a new pair of binoculars – to what point you?

High time for a new pair of binoculars – to what point you?

This heron, this pair of coots, butterfly. Or maybe the sparrow in his nest in your garden, the hawk in his tower or a boat approaching. You want to watch? A pair of binoculars is therefore essential! A good pair of binoculars makes the outdoor experience more enjoyable. There are certain points that you needRead more about High time for a new pair of binoculars – to what point you?[…]

What should you be careful if you want to buy a pair of binoculars for birding?

What should you be careful if you want to buy a pair of binoculars for birding?

Factor of magnification binoculars For the observation of birds, binoculars with a magnification of 10 times or 8 are most suitable. (We’re not talking telescopes because that’s another story.) A higher magnification x 10 provides a very narrow field of view and an image that is more difficult to maintain stably. It is more complicatedRead more about What should you be careful if you want to buy a pair of binoculars for birding?[…]