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Recent content by paddyluke

  1. Kestrel


  2. paddyluke

    Request advice on Nikon Fieldscope

    the photos are nowhere near the quality of a camera with lens ,your camera with lens(at 600mm) would be about 12x mag
  3. paddyluke

    Opticron Aurora problem/fault?

    look here https://www.birdforum.net/forums/classifieds-for-sale-or-wanted.288/
  4. paddyluke

    Newbie - Scope or Binoculars

    when i make a decision what to buy then i buy what suited me best not what would suit others,most of the time when you are out birding you would probably be out on your own ;) , bino's would be my first purchase (y)
  5. paddyluke

    Where to sell your Leica NOCTIVID ... ?

    probably in the sales section with a selling price
  6. Hoopoe


    my 1st Hoopoe sighting,would not come out of dip in field
  7. paddyluke

    Opticron Aurora problem/fault?

    received my replacement binoculars this morning:)
  8. paddyluke

    Is this a Finch?

    i would agree,it's a Canary
  9. paddyluke

    Opticron Aurora problem/fault?

    emailed Opticron and to be fair Opticron they said that they will replace my binoculars:)
  10. paddyluke

    Opticron Aurora problem/fault?

    tell me about it,the most i've spent on a pair of binoculars before the Auroras was £200 for s/h Opticron imagic vhd,always try to buy opticrons because i've never had any problems before
  11. paddyluke

    Opticron Aurora problem/fault?

    many thanks, i've lost confidence in my pair,they have never been out the house other than sent back to Opticron,i sent an email to Opticron last friday and had a reply this morning saying that the rings were not touched when they were recollimated,i only noticed because the "Opticron & Aurora"...
  12. paddyluke

    Opticron Aurora problem/fault?

    i purchased a pair of Opticron Aurora binoculars, as soon as i tried them i knew there was a fault as i suffered eye strain,i sent them to Opticron for recollimation,when i received them back i noticed the the rings below the eyepieces(opticron & aurora vhd printed on them) were turning...
  13. Blue Tit

    Blue Tit

    Blue Tit on Blackthorn
  14. Wheatear


    Wheatear on washed up tree trunk
  15. paddyluke

    Alpen Wings ED 10x42 - Alignment/collimation correction?

    i've just read that the Alpen Wings ED 10x42 came with lifetime warranty whatever that means?