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Forum: Sony Thursday 7th December 2017, 23:19
Replies: 8
Views: 1,186
Posted By DRodrigues
Thanks Justin. I wonder if the 2x extender works...

Thanks Justin.
I wonder if the 2x extender works well with this lens for birding...;)
Forum: Pentax Sunday 26th November 2017, 14:27
Replies: 6
Views: 715
Posted By DRodrigues
I noticed you sold the PR zoom but did you...

I noticed you sold the PR zoom but did you compared it to the Baader zoom in terms of AFOVS and eye-relief?
Forum: Pentax Sunday 26th November 2017, 14:23
Replies: 2
Views: 355
Posted By DRodrigues
How it compares to ES62_26 and XW20?

Thanks for the post. :t:
I'm interested to know your opinion on how it compares to the ES62 26 and the XW20, in terms of comfort, image quality and AFOVs - in terms of TFOV I think I know the...
Forum: Zeiss Wednesday 1st November 2017, 22:29
Replies: 140
Views: 18,036
Posted By DRodrigues
astro eyepieces usable?

Just had a look on Harpia info at Zeiss web-site and still no news about other accessories (expected to October...), so we still don't know for sure if astro eyepieces can be used... |:S|
Forum: Spotting Scopes & tripod/heads Sunday 17th September 2017, 00:04
Replies: 5
Views: 1,072
Posted By DRodrigues
Well done Racuuna. :t: This means that Meopta...

Well done Racuuna. :t:

This means that Meopta could do easily an astro-adapter and increase their S2 sells...o:D
Someone with a CNC machine can also easily produce a tube with 1.25" inner hole...
Forum: Swarovski Thursday 14th September 2017, 20:01
Replies: 153
Views: 33,899
Posted By DRodrigues
I also looked for it and didn't found any...

I also looked for it and didn't found any polarising effect within both ocular sides. Forgot to mention it on this thread at my post 117, as also in my web-page (just updated it...), although I...
Forum: Kowa Tuesday 12th September 2017, 23:30
Replies: 54
Views: 4,706
Posted By DRodrigues
Thanks for posting this. :t: The meopta became...

Thanks for posting this. :t:
The meopta became even more interesting. ;)

You should create a new thread with this info and some photos of the combo and adapter - do you have one adapter?

Regarding...
Forum: Zeiss Tuesday 12th September 2017, 23:01
Replies: 140
Views: 18,036
Posted By DRodrigues
So someone at Zeiss isn't doing is work right......

So someone at Zeiss isn't doing is work right... A bad unit isn't admissible at a bird fare.
Forum: Zeiss Sunday 10th September 2017, 16:31
Replies: 140
Views: 18,036
Posted By DRodrigues
It doesn't make much sense using a not good unit...

It doesn't make much sense using a not good unit as a demo in a bird fair. Would it be due to the dual-speed focus that didn't allow you to reach a perfect focus?
Forum: Zeiss Tuesday 29th August 2017, 21:34
Replies: 140
Views: 18,036
Posted By DRodrigues
As you are continuing to torture us with your...

As you are continuing to torture us with your lack of additional writing... ;), I remembered to verify what ep would result on the magnifications you want. For high eye-relief with >70 AFOV there is...
Forum: Nikon Tuesday 22nd August 2017, 20:08
Replies: 28
Views: 9,637
Posted By DRodrigues
Thanks Steve. :t: So isn't possible to adapt to...

Thanks Steve. :t:
So isn't possible to adapt to 1.25" without creating problems of not reaching focus on scopes with 1.25" standard or adapters...:-C
Forum: The Birdforum Digiscoping Forum Tuesday 22nd August 2017, 19:53
Replies: 24
Views: 3,402
Posted By DRodrigues
If you don't need auto-focus have a look at the...

If you don't need auto-focus have a look at the "Photography using 'Astro' telescopes" section
Forum: Digiscoping Adapters Tuesday 22nd August 2017, 19:44
Replies: 6
Views: 1,628
Posted By DRodrigues
Probably too few people use it... Is a recent...

Probably too few people use it...
Is a recent product and not many people using full format for digiscopy.
Forum: Nikon Monday 21st August 2017, 22:49
Replies: 28
Views: 9,637
Posted By DRodrigues
Any user can help replying my last posts?

Any user can help replying my last posts?
Forum: Zeiss Monday 21st August 2017, 22:41
Replies: 140
Views: 18,036
Posted By DRodrigues
Hi Kimmo, Should be an error since they list...

Hi Kimmo,

Should be an error since they list also the Diascope eps for the Harpia (Zooms included). Even on the Gavia they list the zooms of the Diascope...
If the astro eps will reach focus, the...
Forum: Zeiss Monday 21st August 2017, 21:38
Replies: 140
Views: 18,036
Posted By DRodrigues
Thanks Lee. I'm not also a fanatic of edge...

Thanks Lee.

I'm not also a fanatic of edge sharpness - I prefer an AFOV of 72, with the out 12 not perfectly sharp, to an AFOV of 60 with the edge totally sharp, but it seems shouldn't be bad....
Forum: Zeiss Monday 21st August 2017, 17:01
Replies: 140
Views: 18,036
Posted By DRodrigues
Ok, but you looked at the edges of the FOV at low...

Ok, but you looked at the edges of the FOV at low mags and when zooming?
When zooming, you noticed changes on eye-relief?
Did you compared the brightness/contrast with other scope?
...
;)
Forum: Zeiss Saturday 19th August 2017, 14:29
Replies: 140
Views: 18,036
Posted By DRodrigues
I hope not and I hope Zeiss will provide an...

I hope not and I hope Zeiss will provide an adapter for 1.25" astro eps, as with the Gavia...:t:
I also hope that the quality control will be better than with the Diascopes, so less lemons, since the...
Forum: Zeiss Saturday 19th August 2017, 12:36
Replies: 140
Views: 18,036
Posted By DRodrigues
Too short for a first contact opinion... 3:-)...

Too short for a first contact opinion... 3:-)

We want more info...o:D
Forum: Zeiss Friday 18th August 2017, 16:43
Replies: 140
Views: 18,036
Posted By DRodrigues
It would not be the first since I have it...

It would not be the first since I have it already...3:-)
I even tried my combo with the Leica Zoom...;)
It would be fun to use the Diascope 3.75x zoom on the new models (resulting on a 11.25x zoom...
Forum: Zeiss Friday 18th August 2017, 16:01
Replies: 140
Views: 18,036
Posted By DRodrigues
Just noticed that the eyepiece is 7.48mm...

Just noticed that the eyepiece is 7.48mm https://www.zeiss.com/sports-optics/en_us/nature/spotting-scopes/victory-harpia.html#technical-data so the Docter will produce lower mags and might vignette....
Forum: Zeiss Friday 18th August 2017, 14:06
Replies: 140
Views: 18,036
Posted By DRodrigues
Another link since the one already mentioned...

Another link since the one already mentioned isn't working https://www.zeiss.com/sports-optics/en_us/nature/spotting-scopes/victory-harpia.html#features ...

Unfortunately it seems that there is no...
Forum: Zeiss Sunday 13th August 2017, 12:27
Replies: 140
Views: 18,036
Posted By DRodrigues
Zeiss most probably will include all info on...

Zeiss most probably will include all info on their site also on Friday...
It's a good new to Zeiss fans.
I find the eyepiece too short to be wide angled (compared to Kowa and Leica eps length), so...
Forum: Sony Sunday 13th August 2017, 12:13
Replies: 8
Views: 1,186
Posted By DRodrigues
FE100-400mm GM

For Sony E-mount users it's the best birding lens and decided to do a thread to call their attention - it's mentioned on the A9 thread but it deserves a specific one...;)
I'm a a6000 user that...
Forum: Kowa Saturday 12th August 2017, 13:20
Replies: 54
Views: 4,706
Posted By DRodrigues
Yes, but there are 2 Kowa models... Yours have...

Yes, but there are 2 Kowa models...
Yours have external screws?
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