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Forum: Binoculars Yesterday, 21:30
Replies: 71
Views: 3,206
Posted By maico
Yes, not mine. They also made a rarer 7x50. The...

Yes, not mine. They also made a rarer 7x50. The tank is a 1944 Panther.

I think these are the smaller and more practical 7x42
Forum: Leica Yesterday, 21:16
Replies: 8
Views: 300
Posted By maico
Green Noctivid

I think I prefer the black version in these for some reason...
Forum: Binoculars Saturday 22nd September 2018, 20:22
Replies: 71
Views: 3,206
Posted By maico
WWII Hensoldt 10x50 plus 7x42

WWII Hensoldt 10x50 plus 7x42
Forum: Canon Saturday 22nd September 2018, 16:38
Replies: 2
Views: 98
Posted By maico
Vintage FOV question

Chaps my maths is failing me. What is the field of view of these 8x30 marked 393 ft @ 1000 yards: 7.6 degrees ?
Forum: Leica Monday 17th September 2018, 22:49
Replies: 52
Views: 2,857
Posted By maico
Here's a cutaway model of the older Trinivid with...

Here's a cutaway model of the older Trinivid with ray diagram added. A leica dealer was selling it on ebay a while back.
Forum: Leica Monday 17th September 2018, 16:04
Replies: 52
Views: 2,857
Posted By maico
Here's a cutaway of the 2011-15 10x42 Trinovid...

Here's a cutaway of the 2011-15 10x42 Trinovid and 7x42 Ultravid. No field flattener elements between prisms and eyepiece, the plane of focus is curved rather than planar.

Both are very similar...
Forum: Binoculars Sunday 16th September 2018, 18:57
Replies: 71
Views: 3,206
Posted By maico
Bob, if you install the google translate app....

Bob, if you install the google translate app. into your browser bar you can translate websites at the click of a button.
Or just copy and paste into google translate for shorter paragraphs...
Forum: Binoculars Sunday 16th September 2018, 17:01
Replies: 71
Views: 3,206
Posted By maico
Here http://translate.google.com/translate?hl=en&...

Here

http://translate.google.com/translate?hl=en&sl=auto&tl=en&u=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.houseofoutdoor.com%2Fwp-content%2Fuploads%2F2014%2F07%2FTest-van-Leica-Ultravid-HD-Plus-en-enkele-andere-7x42-kijkers...
Forum: Canon Thursday 13th September 2018, 10:45
Replies: 6
Views: 1,331
Posted By maico
I must of missed that, or were you thinking of...

I must of missed that, or were you thinking of these which I did get...
Forum: Zeiss Wednesday 12th September 2018, 23:10
Replies: 69
Views: 3,268
Posted By maico
The SF greenish warm gray colour cast seems very...

The SF greenish warm gray colour cast seems very noticeable to Tobias Mennle...and he took images to prove it. Being a cameraman, as I used to be too, and to film editors and photographers such...
Forum: Canon Wednesday 12th September 2018, 19:15
Replies: 6
Views: 1,331
Posted By maico
Another round of cash backs on those UK models...

Another round of cash backs on those UK models 175-250 GBP
https://www.canon.co.uk/cashback/current-cashback/
Forum: Leica Wednesday 12th September 2018, 18:59
Replies: 95
Views: 11,406
Posted By maico
Still listed on Leica's website...

Still listed on Leica's website http://en.leica-camera.com/Sport-Optics/Leica-Birding/Binoculars/Leica-Trinovid2/Trinovid-Range
Forum: Leica Wednesday 12th September 2018, 18:29
Replies: 52
Views: 2,857
Posted By maico
The front hinge photo says 'made in Germany'...

The front hinge photo says 'made in Germany' currently
http://uk.leica-camera.com/Sport-Optics/Leica-Lifestyle-Leisure/Binoculars/Leica-Ultravid-Blackline
Forum: Leica Wednesday 12th September 2018, 10:50
Replies: 52
Views: 2,857
Posted By maico
I've had my 2011-15 vintage Trinovid 10x42 for a...

I've had my 2011-15 vintage Trinovid 10x42 for a couple of years now. The last of the Leica Portugal Plant binoculars before Leica moved Trinovid production to Kamakura Ltd. in Japan.

Based on mine...
Forum: Binoculars Thursday 22nd February 2018, 21:42
Replies: 23
Views: 2,144
Posted By maico
Indeed, and it can affect a binoculars final...

Indeed, and it can affect a binoculars final rankings.

If they were ever to test the Canon 10x42L you would have the binocular scoring a 9 or 10/10 in the category 'Blurring at the edge of the FOV'...
Forum: Canon Tuesday 6th February 2018, 17:47
Replies: 96
Views: 17,795
Posted By maico
Here http://translate.google.com/translate?hl=en&...

Here

http://translate.google.com/translate?hl=en&sl=auto&tl=en&u=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.binomania.it%2Fcanon-14x32-is-evoluzione-ma-non-troppo%2F
Forum: Canon Sunday 4th February 2018, 21:35
Replies: 21
Views: 2,336
Posted By maico
Binastro, what do you think of this video ? ...

Binastro, what do you think of this video ? Ignore the silly title, it's a 400mm lens with stacked teleconverters and then a digital zoom in and crop...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DCfDMU92JqI
Forum: Leica Friday 2nd February 2018, 15:21
Replies: 18
Views: 1,290
Posted By maico
Controlling spherical aberration with an...

Controlling spherical aberration with an aspherical lens, which curves outwards at the edge, helps sharpness by making sure the rays from the edge of the lens are focussing at the same point as the...
Forum: Leica Friday 2nd February 2018, 11:49
Replies: 18
Views: 1,290
Posted By maico
The Nikon Diplomat 8 x 23 AS available from the...

The Nikon Diplomat 8 x 23 AS available from the late 1990s has an aspherical element. Some of the current Nikon Aculons do in the eyepiece. Being cheap and cheerful these are likely all plastic. The...
Forum: Binoculars Saturday 27th January 2018, 01:04
Replies: 205
Views: 96,333
Posted By maico
Canon 10x42 L less than 5...

Canon 10x42 L less than 5 tons

https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/112504665231?clk_rvr_id=1344937905109&rmvSB=true
Forum: Leica Wednesday 24th January 2018, 23:17
Replies: 22
Views: 2,235
Posted By maico
http://www.houseofoutdoor.com/wp-content/uploads/2...

http://www.houseofoutdoor.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/07/Test-van-nieuwe-8x42-en-10x42-kijkers-o.a.-de-Leica-Noctivids-mei-2017.pdf

To big to translate on google so copy and paste each page or...
Forum: Leica Monday 22nd January 2018, 16:10
Replies: 95
Views: 11,406
Posted By maico
Yep, still there, scroll down to the English...

Yep, still there, scroll down to the English brochure pdf

http://uk.leica-camera.com/Sport-Optics/Leica-Birding/Binoculars/Leica-Trinovid-HD/Downloads
Forum: Leica Sunday 21st January 2018, 21:36
Replies: 69
Views: 7,939
Posted By maico
I used to work as a focus puller in the film...

I used to work as a focus puller in the film industry. Billy Williams the Oscar winning cinematographer loved his Cookes and on period films sometimes used his own re-cased 1950's ones....
Forum: Canon Sunday 21st January 2018, 21:07
Replies: 96
Views: 17,795
Posted By maico
Look forward to that

Look forward to that
Forum: Leica Friday 19th January 2018, 03:48
Replies: 69
Views: 7,939
Posted By maico
Top end cinematography lenses have more resoution...

Top end cinematography lenses have more resoution not less due to the higher magnification required. A set of Leica superspeeds will set you back $250,000.

More traditional designs like English made...
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