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Forum: Sony Saturday 2nd June 2018, 21:08
Replies: 148
Views: 17,007
Posted By coopershawk
For me personally, I like to cull a good number...

For me personally, I like to cull a good number of photos in camera when I have downtime, so an eye would be up to the EVF for a few minutes at a time.



Thanks Mike for posting that; that's a good...
Forum: Sony Saturday 2nd June 2018, 18:20
Replies: 148
Views: 17,007
Posted By coopershawk
Yes. Go to shooting menu 2, page 7. There is an...

Yes. Go to shooting menu 2, page 7. There is an option for FINDER/MONITOR. If you change that from Auto to Viewfinder(Manual), only the viewfinder will show anything, though it still uses the eye...
Forum: Binoculars Monday 14th May 2018, 16:09
Replies: 85
Views: 3,659
Posted By coopershawk
a) Feather Edge Optics b) The money I spend...

a) Feather Edge Optics

b) The money I spend there doesn't go into a corporation's pocket book, but to bird conservation, research, and education.

Edit: Though honorable mention to Honey creek bill...
Forum: Binoculars Thursday 26th April 2018, 17:23
Replies: 285
Views: 12,425
Posted By coopershawk
They are. Go to pinnacles national park and see...

They are. Go to pinnacles national park and see them before they're gone... :-C
Forum: Binoculars Sunday 8th April 2018, 18:51
Replies: 44
Views: 1,752
Posted By coopershawk
I don't believe the optics changed; just the...

I don't believe the optics changed; just the change from the double bridge to single bridge, and possibly a diopter fix.
Forum: Nikon Friday 6th April 2018, 20:42
Replies: 73
Views: 6,418
Posted By coopershawk
#5 (40-46 mm), they're sold individually so...

#5 (40-46 mm), they're sold individually so you'll need to buy two
Forum: Zen Ray Friday 6th April 2018, 03:19
Replies: 82
Views: 6,606
Posted By coopershawk
It'll be interesting to see if they ever come...

It'll be interesting to see if they ever come back. They sure have lost a lot of trust
Forum: Binoculars Tuesday 3rd April 2018, 21:29
Replies: 65
Views: 2,584
Posted By coopershawk
Yes you can. The eye relief is quite low however,...

Yes you can. The eye relief is quite low however, so your friend will need pretty close fitting glasses to get a suitable view.
Forum: Binoculars Sunday 1st April 2018, 16:44
Replies: 32
Views: 1,265
Posted By coopershawk
:eek!: Congrats BC! With the Kowa and the EII...

:eek!:

Congrats BC! With the Kowa and the EII coming you've got a fun time ahead of you.
Forum: Binoculars Sunday 4th March 2018, 14:46
Replies: 107
Views: 3,582
Posted By coopershawk
I always thought it was a pretty nifty fact that...

I always thought it was a pretty nifty fact that a simple multiplication (or division) by 3 gives a pretty dead on accurate conversion between the two.
Forum: Panasonic Sunday 21st January 2018, 02:24
Replies: 2
Views: 520
Posted By coopershawk
I used to have an SX50, pretty good image quality...

I used to have an SX50, pretty good image quality for that sensor size. What specifically are you looking for in a new camera?
Forum: Macro Photography Sunday 14th January 2018, 23:17
Replies: 21
Views: 22,540
Posted By coopershawk
Check out Mark Berkery's website:...

Check out Mark Berkery's website: https://beingmark.com/macro-illustrated/

He recently switched his set up, but for a while he used a panasonic FZ50 and achromats. Samples taken with that setup can...
Forum: Nikon Tuesday 9th January 2018, 14:10
Replies: 73
Views: 6,418
Posted By coopershawk
I think if you bought the anniversary edition...

I think if you bought the anniversary edition from an authorized US dealer you'd have a lifetime warranty. So you could think of the $800 - $480 = $320 extra as the price of a lifetime warranty....
Forum: Binoculars Tuesday 9th January 2018, 13:58
Replies: 100
Views: 5,851
Posted By coopershawk
Yes, there are some who wear large frame glasses...

Yes, there are some who wear large frame glasses who almost never extend the eyecups, and there are those who use frames that fit closer to the face that may need to extend the eyecup a setting or...
Forum: Zeiss Friday 5th January 2018, 14:19
Replies: 8
Views: 855
Posted By coopershawk
I'd try calling, Andy. They answered right away...

I'd try calling, Andy. They answered right away for me when I called asking about my FL.
Forum: Swarovski Saturday 16th December 2017, 16:17
Replies: 405
Views: 55,299
Posted By coopershawk
My experience with the sightron mirrors yours...

My experience with the sightron mirrors yours Bob. I could move my eyes all around the field and get no blackouts, something that I haven't been able to do with any other binocular. I would have kept...
Forum: Zeiss Saturday 16th December 2017, 16:13
Replies: 11
Views: 1,355
Posted By coopershawk
I hope they bring you pleasure for years to come...

I hope they bring you pleasure for years to come Dave!
Forum: Zen Ray Wednesday 17th May 2017, 16:18
Replies: 14
Views: 9,547
Posted By coopershawk
Wow that's a pretty strong endorsement,...

Wow that's a pretty strong endorsement, especially given your impressive collection. I am a fan of the more relaxed views my 7x gives. Even 8x bins feel surprisingly shaky after having used my 7x...
Forum: Binoculars Wednesday 17th May 2017, 16:14
Replies: 90
Views: 17,301
Posted By coopershawk
Hah Chuck I do the same thing. I always wonder if...

Hah Chuck I do the same thing. I always wonder if people see me eyeing their bins. Anyway, this closely mirrors my experience when birding with others. Seems like if they can afford it, people go...
Forum: Binoculars Wednesday 10th May 2017, 14:55
Replies: 17
Views: 3,020
Posted By coopershawk
Hah I don't really think that way. I want one or...

Hah I don't really think that way. I want one or two that'll last as long as possible, no need to get excessive.
Forum: Binoculars Tuesday 9th May 2017, 15:41
Replies: 17
Views: 3,020
Posted By coopershawk
Thanks Bill. Seems like you have a wealth of...

Thanks Bill. Seems like you have a wealth of knowledge on the subject. Buy quality, be nice to your bins, and store them properly. Got it! :t:
Forum: Binoculars Tuesday 9th May 2017, 15:21
Replies: 17
Views: 3,020
Posted By coopershawk
Very interesting, I should give that a go. Thanks...

Very interesting, I should give that a go. Thanks Alexis
Forum: Binoculars Tuesday 9th May 2017, 14:04
Replies: 17
Views: 3,020
Posted By coopershawk
Thanks for the help all! Seems like I'm already...

Thanks for the help all! Seems like I'm already doing all I can, short of buying a swarovski o:D
Forum: Zen Ray Tuesday 9th May 2017, 14:02
Replies: 14
Views: 9,547
Posted By coopershawk
Thanks for the recommendation! I actually ended...

Thanks for the recommendation! I actually ended up with an opticron bga classic 7x36. I did think about the viper 6x, but I came up against the psychological barrier that 6x would be too low of a...
Forum: Zen Ray Tuesday 9th May 2017, 13:56
Replies: 14
Views: 9,547
Posted By coopershawk
For some reason they just hated me then. Didn't...

For some reason they just hated me then. Didn't even receive an apology
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