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Forum: Zeiss Wednesday 30th January 2019, 18:57
Replies: 35
Views: 1,919
Posted By PHA
Hello Lee, Sorry because this is a Zeiss...

Hello Lee,

Sorry because this is a Zeiss forum...But a quick question: If I remember well, you do have, or have tried well, the Meopta Meostar B1 8x32. How do you compare this with the Kowa Genesis...
Forum: Spotting Scopes & tripod/heads Sunday 16th December 2018, 22:48
Replies: 34
Views: 1,822
Posted By PHA
Hello wachipilotes, You could consider the...

Hello wachipilotes,

You could consider the Meopta Meostar S1 75 HD (APO). It is a FIRST QUALITY light (not ultralight) Spotting Scope. Come with 20-60x eyepiece and a amazing 30x Wide Angle one....
Forum: Zeiss Wednesday 5th December 2018, 10:20
Replies: 45
Views: 3,246
Posted By PHA
Hello, To me, the 42 Zeiss HT have the best...

Hello,

To me, the 42 Zeiss HT have the best ergonomics of all binoculars I have had or tried! When I pick it up, my hands fall naturally in the right place without any stretch or additional finger...
Forum: Zeiss Friday 12th October 2018, 15:16
Replies: 10
Views: 660
Posted By PHA
Hello, I had this same 8x20 Dialyt *P for 5...

Hello,

I had this same 8x20 Dialyt *P for 5 years. To me, at least my sample, was one of the worst binoculars I see!! Why? Because the "sweet spot" was extremely small with a field outer edge...
Forum: Swarovski Friday 12th October 2018, 15:03
Replies: 42
Views: 2,810
Posted By PHA
Agree Robert. The Swarovski Habicht, especially...

Agree Robert. The Swarovski Habicht, especially the 10x40 but all three (or four if the 6x30 is included) were true "alpha" binoculars, even if not for "the masses" !! I have had 5 (five) S. Habicht...
Forum: Swarovski Thursday 11th October 2018, 10:58
Replies: 42
Views: 2,810
Posted By PHA
Hi Andrew, I know it very well, of course! And...

Hi Andrew,

I know it very well, of course! And that is (was) one of the reasons because, no mather the Trinovid and Dialyt were considered then alpha binoculars, they didn't give the best optical...
Forum: Swarovski Thursday 11th October 2018, 00:53
Replies: 42
Views: 2,810
Posted By PHA
Hi MandoBear, In the '70s I couldn't afford a...

Hi MandoBear,

In the '70s I couldn't afford a Leitz Trinovid or a Zeiss Dialyt. I did go, often, to the Leitz representative here in our country, to see the beautiful Trinovids in the shelves. And,...
Forum: Leica Wednesday 10th October 2018, 15:12
Replies: 28
Views: 2,361
Posted By PHA
Hi Michael, Me too, couldn´t agree more with you...

Hi Michael,

Me too, couldn´t agree more with you about this.
And, of course with you, Troubador.

Best!

PHA
Forum: Leica Sunday 7th October 2018, 13:04
Replies: 45
Views: 5,186
Posted By PHA
Hello Dwever, Thank you!! Very useful to...

Hello Dwever,

Thank you!! Very useful to me....

Best!

PHA
Forum: Meopta Wednesday 3rd October 2018, 16:17
Replies: 16
Views: 1,125
Posted By PHA
Hi jr, Agree! I have and use a lot a Meopta...

Hi jr,

Agree! I have and use a lot a Meopta Meostar 8x32. Since 2010. I cannot be more satisfied with its performance. Outstanding as a general purpose binocular.
Forum: Zeiss Wednesday 3rd October 2018, 15:46
Replies: 2
Views: 691
Posted By PHA
Hi dwever, Thank you! Very interesting review!...

Hi dwever,

Thank you! Very interesting review! You are one of the first to actually use the HT Rf in the field! To me, the quality of construction and ergonomics of the original HT (I have one...
Forum: Leica Monday 24th September 2018, 18:45
Replies: 27
Views: 2,657
Posted By PHA
Thank you! When I will go to buy the NV, my next...

Thank you! When I will go to buy the NV, my next binocular for shure, I will ask for the green one!!!!
Forum: Interviews with Optics Retailers Monday 24th September 2018, 11:10
Replies: 24
Views: 1,307
Posted By PHA
Thank you T.!!! Great idea! Best! PHA

Thank you T.!!! Great idea!

Best!

PHA
Forum: Leica Monday 24th September 2018, 11:03
Replies: 27
Views: 2,657
Posted By PHA
Like these Green NV!!!!

Like these Green NV!!!!
Forum: Swarovski Saturday 22nd September 2018, 20:43
Replies: 106
Views: 6,268
Posted By PHA
Hi Henry To me, in my experience, the sun near...

Hi Henry

To me, in my experience, the sun near the field edge is the factor that produces the worst veiling glare I know. I am not talking about those internal reflections of parts Torview showed in...
Forum: Swarovski Friday 21st September 2018, 00:58
Replies: 106
Views: 6,268
Posted By PHA
Denco, I made a "test" with my HT 10x42 vs a...

Denco, I made a "test" with my HT 10x42 vs a Noctivid 10x42, looking almost directly to the sun at the edge of a building. A really bad light situation, very like a sunset/sunrise.
Well I couldnt...
Forum: Swarovski Friday 14th September 2018, 15:07
Replies: 106
Views: 6,268
Posted By PHA
Hi, I agree, in toto, what MandoBear wrote! I...

Hi,

I agree, in toto, what MandoBear wrote! I use my binocs very often, in the field, not only for birds. I work in Range Management in Patagonia and use my optics almost daily. At down and dusk...
Forum: Swarovski Friday 14th September 2018, 11:20
Replies: 106
Views: 6,268
Posted By PHA
Hi Rob, Agree with denco !! Very well explained....

Hi Rob,

Agree with denco !! Very well explained. And, going further, subtle veiling glare, not extreme, but present, even in many TOP binoculars (or other sport optics) looking with certain light...
Forum: Swarovski Thursday 13th September 2018, 13:17
Replies: 106
Views: 6,268
Posted By PHA
Hi adhoc, I know this is the Swarovski forum....

Hi adhoc,

I know this is the Swarovski forum. Sorry to not refer to a Swarovski binocular. But, as the veiling glare is the issue, I only wanted to put it clear.
To me, Flare and Veiling Glare as...
Forum: Swarovski Tuesday 11th September 2018, 20:27
Replies: 106
Views: 6,268
Posted By PHA
Hi, To see the veiling glare is not needed to be...

Hi,

To see the veiling glare is not needed to be a Hidden Science Expert!!!! It can be seen, clearly, looking toward the sun, not directly but at a very close angle. In that circumstances the...
Forum: Leica Tuesday 4th September 2018, 21:59
Replies: 45
Views: 6,282
Posted By PHA
Hi denco, I don't speak because published...

Hi denco,

I don't speak because published "test". Having had for a 5 years a BA 10x42, and used a lot one of the first Ultravid HD (non +) also 10x42, I can ASSURE you the Ultravid was A LOT more...
Forum: Interviews with Optics Manufacturers Wednesday 29th August 2018, 17:31
Replies: 64
Views: 4,681
Posted By PHA
Thank you very much, Troubador! As a compleately...

Thank you very much, Troubador!

As a compleately satisfied Meopta user (Meostar 8x32 and a Meostar S1 75 APO with both oculars: 20-60X and the GREAT 30X WW angle), I really like your...
Forum: Leica Monday 27th August 2018, 12:00
Replies: 151
Views: 11,334
Posted By PHA
Hi David, Very well said!!! By the way, last...

Hi David,

Very well said!!!

By the way, last year I compared my HT 10x42, the most confortable binocular to use , TO ME, with cristal clear and oustanding optics, TO ME, with a Noctivid 10x42, in,...
Forum: Binoculars Sunday 5th August 2018, 20:52
Replies: 25
Views: 1,624
Posted By PHA
Hi, You can't be wrong with the GREAT Meopta...

Hi,

You can't be wrong with the GREAT Meopta Meostar 8x32. Perhaps the MOST UNDERRATED brand and model binoculars. I have one and is my go-everywhere- binocular. Great optics and mechanics. At any...
Forum: Zeiss Sunday 24th June 2018, 15:41
Replies: 65
Views: 5,255
Posted By PHA
Thank you, Sir! PHA

Thank you, Sir!

PHA
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