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Forum: Swarovski Sunday 15th April 2018, 00:13
Replies: 69
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Posted By [email protected]
It makes sense that the Zeiss would beat the EII...

It makes sense that the Zeiss would beat the EII at contrast and brightness. Bigger aperture and more modern coatings.
Forum: Swarovski Saturday 14th April 2018, 04:54
Replies: 69
Views: 2,313
Posted By [email protected]
The people have voted for roof's because of their...

The people have voted for roof's because of their compactness and because they are easier to make waterproof and a lot of people think the porro's are simply old fashioned looking so that is where...
Forum: Swarovski Saturday 14th April 2018, 04:08
Replies: 69
Views: 2,313
Posted By [email protected]
I doubt if Swarovski sells enough of the...

I doubt if Swarovski sells enough of the Habicht's to make it worthwhile to design a new eye cup or update it in anyway. Their focus now is on their roofs EL's, SLC's and CL's which are their major...
Forum: Zeiss Friday 13th April 2018, 21:23
Replies: 13
Views: 652
Posted By [email protected]
The best thing is to try them yourself....

The best thing is to try them yourself. Eveybody's eye are a little different. If I was spending that much money I would definitely want to compare both binoculars because there are so many things...
Forum: Zeiss Friday 13th April 2018, 20:20
Replies: 13
Views: 652
Posted By [email protected]
"Now I would like to compare it to the...

"Now I would like to compare it to the swarovision, but I can t...Is there any difference in the view except of FOV and color rendition ?"

Biggest difference is the Zeiss SF is brighter and the...
Forum: Binoculars Friday 13th April 2018, 18:15
Replies: 142
Views: 4,563
Posted By [email protected]
Here some interesting information on Eagle...

Here some interesting information on Eagle Vision. An eagle can see an ant from a 10 story building. An Eagle doesn't need binoculars. They are working on a Laser Surgery that would correct our eyes...
Forum: Binoculars Wednesday 11th April 2018, 14:22
Replies: 213
Views: 6,922
Posted By [email protected]
Andy. Do you get less aberration with the bigger...

Andy. Do you get less aberration with the bigger 56mm FL's? Does the view appear clearer and more transparent? How about glare and CA between the two FL's?
Forum: Zeiss Wednesday 11th April 2018, 04:03
Replies: 77
Views: 3,710
Posted By [email protected]
You should do a comparison review on those three...

You should do a comparison review on those three different size binoculars. That would be very interesting to compare three binoculars in the same line but with different apertures.
Forum: Swarovski Wednesday 11th April 2018, 03:57
Replies: 69
Views: 2,313
Posted By [email protected]
Let us know what you think of the Zeiss 10x42 and...

Let us know what you think of the Zeiss 10x42 and 8x42 SF. Also, how the Maven 8x30 compares with the Monarch 8x30. It is always interesting to me to hear different opinions on binoculars.
Forum: Swarovski Wednesday 11th April 2018, 03:09
Replies: 69
Views: 2,313
Posted By [email protected]
Good luck with the EII's. Let us know how you...

Good luck with the EII's. Let us know how you like them.
Forum: Binoculars Wednesday 11th April 2018, 01:30
Replies: 213
Views: 6,922
Posted By [email protected]
We did see Resplendent Quetzal's and they were...

We did see Resplendent Quetzal's and they were probably about 30 feet away. In fact we used a spotter to get closer to them. Even the hummingbirds were over 10 feet away. The tarantula's were close....
Forum: Binoculars Wednesday 11th April 2018, 00:37
Replies: 48
Views: 1,646
Posted By [email protected]
I did have the Zeiss 8x56 FL for awhile but I...

I did have the Zeiss 8x56 FL for awhile but I don't think I really gave it a chance. I was so put off by the weight that I didn't try it long enough to appreciate it. I am sure it is a great...
Forum: Zeiss Wednesday 11th April 2018, 00:24
Replies: 15
Views: 527
Posted By [email protected]
I had a very similar experience as Tenex my...

I had a very similar experience as Tenex my Colorado neighbor with the Zeiss 8x25. The eyecups were not near deep enough for the eye relief for me and it had too much free play in the focuser. I...
Forum: Binoculars Tuesday 10th April 2018, 20:55
Replies: 48
Views: 1,646
Posted By [email protected]
I am sure it is but one 56mm is enough for me.

I am sure it is but one 56mm is enough for me.
Forum: Binoculars Tuesday 10th April 2018, 20:51
Replies: 6
Views: 507
Posted By [email protected]
The Leupold BX-1 Yosemite 8x30mm is a good choice...

The Leupold BX-1 Yosemite 8x30mm is a good choice for a porro and if you want a roof the Celestron Trailseeker 8x42 is a good choice. In that price range get an...
Forum: Binoculars Tuesday 10th April 2018, 20:33
Replies: 213
Views: 6,922
Posted By [email protected]
Now THAT'S a binocular!:eek!:

Now THAT'S a binocular!:eek!:
Forum: Binoculars Tuesday 10th April 2018, 07:07
Replies: 213
Views: 6,922
Posted By [email protected]
Thanks! Dauphin Island looks like a really...

Thanks! Dauphin Island looks like a really interesting place to visit and bird. Have a good time.
Forum: Binoculars Tuesday 10th April 2018, 05:01
Replies: 48
Views: 1,646
Posted By [email protected]
Are they as good as the Sightron Bluesky SII...

Are they as good as the Sightron Bluesky SII 8x32's? There review is very good. Best value in 2014.

https://www.bestbinocularsreviews.com/Celestron8x42Trailseeker-140.htm
Forum: Swarovski Tuesday 10th April 2018, 04:44
Replies: 69
Views: 2,313
Posted By [email protected]
Black Crow. Best thing to do is just buy one on...

Black Crow. Best thing to do is just buy one on Amazon.com and try them yourself and if you don't like them return them. You are going to get all kinds of opinions on them. I saw quite a bit of glare...
Forum: Binoculars Tuesday 10th April 2018, 03:28
Replies: 48
Views: 1,646
Posted By [email protected]
I do it all the time. If anybody recommends a...

I do it all the time. If anybody recommends a binocular I will try it.
Forum: Binoculars Tuesday 10th April 2018, 03:24
Replies: 213
Views: 6,922
Posted By [email protected]
"Yes, this is not only the reason I don't mind a...

"Yes, this is not only the reason I don't mind a 10 ft or so close focus, but also why I use the 6 ft on my 32mm fairly seldom (though it's cool when I do), and part of why I prefer 10x to 8. I...
Forum: Binoculars Tuesday 10th April 2018, 03:14
Replies: 213
Views: 6,922
Posted By [email protected]
That is a very good question. IMO it would depend...

That is a very good question. IMO it would depend if you are hiking a good distance or not. From a static position and especially in low light say observing shore birds it might be worth it to carry...
Forum: Zeiss Tuesday 10th April 2018, 03:01
Replies: 77
Views: 3,710
Posted By [email protected]
Sometimes I disagree with your posts but that was...

Sometimes I disagree with your posts but that was an excellent post. Right on concerning Zeiss. They should offer you a corporate position.:t:
Forum: Zeiss Tuesday 10th April 2018, 02:54
Replies: 77
Views: 3,710
Posted By [email protected]
Nice picture, Andy! What sizes are those FL's...

Nice picture, Andy! What sizes are those FL's from left to right.
Forum: Binoculars Monday 9th April 2018, 23:57
Replies: 213
Views: 6,922
Posted By [email protected]
Tenex really summarized the advantages of large...

Tenex really summarized the advantages of large apertures well. This is my subjective list of the things I observed using a big aperture binocular based on comparing them to binoculars of different...
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