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  1. Dougie

    Swarovski ATX DCA adaptor which compact camera

    Hi all just looking for people’s expert ice here? I own a Swarovski ATX 85 coupled with a DCA swing out adaptor; I’m looking to upgrade my Nikon P6000 compact camera as its getting a few faults on it now. So I’m looking for a compact camera that works with my scope and swing out DCA adaptor I...
  2. Dougie

    Barn Owls Lancashire?

    Hi All Looking to photograph Barn Owls, so would appreciate any information on regular sightings in the Lancashire area, grid references if possible. Thanks Dougie B (:
  3. Dougie

    Engine Lane Southport

    Hi could anyone give me a grid reference or post code for "Engine Lane" in the Southport area. Thanks Dougie 8-P
  4. Dougie

    Nikon P5000, FSB-6 Bracket, Leica Televid

    Hi All I have managed to acquire a FSB-6 Digiscoping bracket to see if it could be adapted to fit a Leica Televid Scope, and if you know someone who is handy with a lathe then the answer is yes. The original bracket will fit over the Leica eye-pieces but won't hold securely. So (Mk1) was...
  5. Dougie

    Which is the best compact digiscoping camera for Leica 77 APO Scope

    Hi All Using a Leica 77 APO scope and just wondering which compact camera is the best to use with the following criteria. Low Noise Good ASA range above 400 ASA High Resolution (above 5 mega pixel) Tack sharp image Electronic remote release or infra-red release Vibration Reduction Must...
  6. Dougie

    Nikon D200 Optimum fast focus settings

    Hi Just wondering what the optimum settings in the custom focusing settings menu on a D200 that would give the fastest focusing for tracking birds in flight?. Thanks in advance Dougie
  7. Dougie

    Swarovski 8.5x42 EL problem

    Hi All Wonder if any people have experienced any problems with their Swarovski binoculars similar to mine? It appears that one side of the binoculars won't focus all the way down, OK at distant to infinity, but way out of sync at close range. A few days prior to this happening the focusing...
  8. Dougie

    Minox MD 62- MD 62 ED

    Anyone using Minox MD 62 range of scopes? would like to hear your points or reviews on this scope please Thanks Dougie :news:
  9. Dougie

    Digiscoping with Sony P200 & Lieca Televid

    Any one out there using Sony P200 and Leica Telvid 77 combination for digiscoping? What adapter are you using to connect camera to scope? What are the ideal settings for this combination? And what method is being used to trigger the shutter release avoiding camera/scope shake? What are the...
  10. Dougie

    Manfrotto MA200LE1 QR Plate Televid 77

    Can anyone in the UK recommend a dealer who has a Manfrotto MA200LE1 (specifically for Televid 77 Scope) plate for sale? (preferably in UK) or maybe a reader who has one surplus to their requirement. Please let me know as these plates are now discontinued and are hard to find...