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Forum: Binoculars Wednesday 18th July 2018, 01:26
Replies: 3,631
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Posted By BruceH
Tract Toric UHD 8X42 20% Off

Tract is getting ready to introduce the new version of the Tract Toric 8X42 with HT glass. So, as they did with the 10X42 a couple of months ago, they are having a close out sale on the remaining...
Forum: Nikon Wednesday 11th July 2018, 16:45
Replies: 30
Views: 2,861
Posted By BruceH
The 3000mm max zoom of the P1000 interests me for...

The 3000mm max zoom of the P1000 interests me for getting tighter shots of relatively close in smaller birds rather than using it for long range shots. The sharpness of images from the P900 at...
Forum: Nikon Tuesday 10th July 2018, 20:25
Replies: 30
Views: 2,861
Posted By BruceH
Here are YouTube videos showing more of the...

Here are YouTube videos showing more of the camera.

This is a product video from Nikon Europe ......

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BMLYl-1GIv8

Here is a brief overview video from B & H Photo...
Forum: Nikon Tuesday 10th July 2018, 19:08
Replies: 30
Views: 2,861
Posted By BruceH
The P1000 is supposed to be available sometime in...

The P1000 is supposed to be available sometime in September.

Edit: B & H Photo is showing expected availability of September 6, 2018.
Forum: Nikon Tuesday 10th July 2018, 05:36
Replies: 9
Views: 1,174
Posted By BruceH
Mike, it looks like we overlapped while I was...

Mike, it looks like we overlapped while I was writing up the announcement.

https://www.birdforum.net/showthread.php?t=364302
Forum: Nikon Tuesday 10th July 2018, 05:34
Replies: 30
Views: 2,861
Posted By BruceH
Nikon Announces the P1000 Superzoom 3000mm

Nikon announced the new P1000 super zoom camera which is the anticipated upgrade to the P900 that came out a little over 3 years ago. The announcement is dated July 10, 2018.

The new P1000 has a...
Forum: Canon Tuesday 3rd July 2018, 22:58
Replies: 679
Views: 225,559
Posted By BruceH
Both are nice photos. I like the detail shown in...

Both are nice photos. I like the detail shown in the wing of the Cormorant. Normally they look so plain.

I am one who likes to see the original photo and the end result. It lets me know what...
Forum: Binoculars Tuesday 3rd July 2018, 22:51
Replies: 3,631
Views: 1,245,534
Posted By BruceH
Vanguard USA 20% Off

Vanguard USA has a 20% off promotion for all items on their web site.

Good through midnight (PST) July 5th, 2018. Promo code is INDEPENDENCE.

The web site says 4th of July Sale, free shipping on...
Forum: Swarovski Tuesday 3rd July 2018, 17:12
Replies: 81
Views: 7,008
Posted By BruceH
In case you have not heard of this location in...

In case you have not heard of this location in Henderson, just southeast of Las Vegas, you might want to look into it. I have not been their but it is on my list if I am ever in the area....
Forum: Leica Tuesday 3rd July 2018, 07:49
Replies: 27
Views: 2,741
Posted By BruceH
I noticed the new Olive Green Noctivid is now in...

I noticed the new Olive Green Noctivid is now in stock at B & H Photo.

8X42 $2,749
...
Forum: Binoculars Tuesday 3rd July 2018, 05:34
Replies: 63
Views: 5,273
Posted By BruceH
I believe the "B" in the name of the new Swaro...

I believe the "B" in the name of the new Swaro Companion means that the binocular is suitable for eyeglass wearers and does not represent a version number.

It looks like Swarovski just changed the...
Forum: Nikon Tuesday 3rd July 2018, 03:40
Replies: 4
Views: 800
Posted By BruceH
Another Update for the P900 to Version 1.5

Nikon issued another firmware update for the Nikon P900.

Per the Nikon USA website:
- Version 1.5
- Issue date June 6th, 2018

Changes from 1.4 to 1.5:
The display when Home time zone or Travel...
Forum: Binoculars Monday 2nd July 2018, 21:35
Replies: 3,631
Views: 1,245,534
Posted By BruceH
UPDATED: SWFA, Optics Planet and Sports Optics Discounts

SWFA located in Texas has a storewide 10% Off promotion for non sale items running July 1st thru July 8th, 2018.

They have all Vortex products as 15% off, no dates shown. Some of the Vortex units...
Forum: Binoculars Monday 28th May 2018, 15:57
Replies: 3,631
Views: 1,245,534
Posted By BruceH
Vanguard Website Wide 20% Off

From Vanguard:

One day only! Enjoy 20% off the entire Vanguard website - plus free shipping for all orders in continental USA.

Use promo code MEMORIAL20

https://www.vanguardworld.us/

This...
Forum: Binoculars Monday 28th May 2018, 15:30
Replies: 3,631
Views: 1,245,534
Posted By BruceH
Scopelist 13% Off on some Products

Scopelist, a USA outdoor seller, has a 13% Memorial Day promotion going on for some products. Models from Zeiss, Vortex and Leupold are included. Use the following codes at checkout ......

ZEISS13...
Forum: Binoculars Saturday 26th May 2018, 22:49
Replies: 3,631
Views: 1,245,534
Posted By BruceH
SWFA Outdoors 10% Off Sale

SWFA, at Texas outdoors vendor, is having a Memorial Day 10% off promotion that runs through Monday, May 28th, 2018. Use checkout code SHIP49 to get the discount. Free shipping on orders of $49.99...
Forum: Binoculars Thursday 17th May 2018, 09:01
Replies: 3,631
Views: 1,245,534
Posted By BruceH
Optics Planet Codes

Optics Planet has a binocular 12% off checkout code good on some but not all models. The offer ends Tuesday, May 22 12:00 AM CDT.

The code is SEEFAR

I successfully tested it on a Zeiss Conquest HD...
Forum: Binoculars Monday 7th May 2018, 00:52
Replies: 144
Views: 13,035
Posted By BruceH
BC ..... Lee put up a post a while back on how to...

BC ..... Lee put up a post a while back on how to tighten the Zeiss eye cups to the eye piece housing.

https://www.birdforum.net/showthread.php?t=336799
Forum: Binoculars Thursday 3rd May 2018, 16:23
Replies: 144
Views: 13,035
Posted By BruceH
BC .... Would you please provide some detail...

BC .... Would you please provide some detail explaining the problem with the eyecups. Thanks.

I have a Zeiss SF in both the 8X and 10X along with a Conquest HD 10X42 that looks to share the same...
Forum: Nikon Thursday 3rd May 2018, 04:30
Replies: 5
Views: 690
Posted By BruceH
KF .... I attempted to duplicate the problem you...

KF .... I attempted to duplicate the problem you described but I did not get any diopter creep.

I used a Nikon 8X32 EDG-II and a Nikon 10X42 EDG-II. For both, I set the focus knob at the extreme...
Forum: Nikon Friday 27th April 2018, 19:43
Replies: 23
Views: 1,643
Posted By BruceH
Op/Ttech USA has a lot of choices for straps. ...

Op/Ttech USA has a lot of choices for straps. Check them out to see if they have one that works for you.

https://optechusa.com/
Forum: Bird Identification Q&A Friday 27th April 2018, 19:33
Replies: 3
Views: 264
Posted By BruceH
I struggle with some hummingbirds but will...

I struggle with some hummingbirds but will venture a guess at a female Anna's Hummingbird. I put this out here knowing it may be wrong in order for those more knowledgeable to point out what about...
Forum: Binoculars Friday 27th April 2018, 15:20
Replies: 61
Views: 2,407
Posted By BruceH
One thing I have learned over the years about...

One thing I have learned over the years about Nikon Optics is that if you ask ten Nikon people the same warranty question, you will get 10 different answers.

Here is the current written USA...
Forum: Swarovski Friday 27th April 2018, 14:12
Replies: 36
Views: 2,548
Posted By BruceH
Also, what was the reason for selling off the new...

Also, what was the reason for selling off the new Swaro Companion CL so soon? It sounded like it was your ideal binocular.
Forum: Swarovski Friday 27th April 2018, 14:10
Replies: 36
Views: 2,548
Posted By BruceH
The Swaro 10X50 may look small in the context of...

The Swaro 10X50 may look small in the context of the above photos, but that is not how it impresses me in use. There is a lot of binocular to fill the hand and to heft around.

As compared to the...
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