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Recent content by euanmax

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    Pocket binoculars or larger monocular for spotting?

    Ordered the Swarovski CL Companion 8x30s Thanks again for all the advice! I decided that, as this will be my ONLY pair of binoculars, at least for a while, I’d go for something slightly larger but still very manageable when travelling light or with camera gear. So I ordered the Swarovski CL...
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    Swarovski New CL Companion 8x30, which version

    Is the Urban Jungle the only option that can be belt mounted? That appeals to be but the strap doesn’t seem as good. I presume the other two options don’t have the option to be belt mounted?
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    Pocket binoculars or larger monocular for spotting?

    Thanks! Thanks for the warm welcome and all the advice, I really appreciate it! I am definitely put off the Monoculars now and am considering a lightweight set of 8x30s as my primary set of binoculars. Looking at reviews etc, it seems to be between the Monarch HG 8x30s and the CL Companion...
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    Pocket binoculars or larger monocular for spotting?

    Hi there, I’m interested in what you are using in the field when you have your heavy camera gear with you? A set of full sized binoculars at 8x42 or 10x42 aren’t that light, and even the 32’s are quite large to have around your neck when you also have the camera out. Smaller options could...