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    Why was Nikon EDG pulled from western markets?

    I recently purchased and am waiting on a second hand Nikon EDG 85-A after being very impressed with the Nikon FEP* line of eyepieces, which I had been adapting for astronomical use (FEP-20-60 aspheric zoom, FEP-25LER). I believe the eyepieces are analogs to the Nikon astronomically oriented...
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    Hobby superstitions, or how I got to see a cool bird in my backyard

    I recently joined the forum and am a transplant from the astronomy hobby. In astronomy, there are a fair share of tongue-in-cheek superstitions, such as an amateur astronomer's innate ability to summon clouds on the day they receive cool gear. Are there such things in the birding hobby? The...
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    Greetings from Long Beach, California!

    Greetings, BF members! One of the other hobbies that I am very involved in is astronomy, which led me towards doing more terrestrial observing and birding with my astronomy equipment. One day while under quarantine and doing some observing of the sun, I decided to setup one of my...