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Recent content by cmwildlife

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    Could you eat a Robin? – The work of LIPU – BirdLife in Italy

    Thanks for the hard work that LIPU has been doing for many years in Italy. Hopefully the situation will improve over the years as new generations become more aware of these issues - perhaps some kind of educational program in primary/secondary school would have positive long-term effects on...
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    New Maven Models

    Thanks for the detailed feedback!
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    New Maven Models

    Hi, thanks for spending the time to write your impressions on the B1.2 8x42! I was wondering if the impressions are still the same after ˜1.5 months using this new binoculars. Cheers, Christian
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    Phonescoping - shots, settings and combos

    Hi Mike, Superb videoscoping results! I'm also in HK and recently purchased a used Kowa 883. Looking forward to get closer to these results in the future! Would you suggest using the Otterbox/Kowa case with iPhone? Thanks, Christian
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    Comment by 'cmwildlife' in media 'Black-winged Kite'

    Great picture of my favorite Kite species! Love how the sun highlights the red eye
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    What to use when your 8x binoculars aren't powerful enough?

    Hi, I think having one 8x bino and a spotting scope (being able to magnify 60x or more) is a powerful and very useful combo that should satisfy most birders without having too many items 👍🏻
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    Hi from Hong Kong

    Hi! My name is Christian and I started to fall down the birdwatching & bird photography rabbit hole around 3 years ago. Now joining the forum here and hope to learn new things and meet other birders from around the world 🙂