You know and feel, that the focus wheel has various resistance depending how far you turn the wheel?
"FocusingThe ZEISS Victory Harpia has a focus ring (8) that you can use to focus yourimage depending on the distance.The innovative Dual Speed Focusing DSF makes focusing possible at variable...
In the first days/tries possessing the Harpia, I also thought, that the Harpia is not totally sharp at max. enlargement.
In my case, this was a problem with the (slight) wobbling air, with "seeing".
The Harpia is (my subjective impression) so sharp and with best contrast, that you miss...
Lee, thanks for the long text #53. This is what I feel, too.
We, my wife and I, are interested in birds (monitoring programs etc.) but in about 60% of the time we use the bins for the other wonders you mentioned.
1.5 to 2 meters means: I can focus at every time without stepping back (because...
I use my bins regularly to take closer looks at flowers, insects, etc. I am using the 8x32 FL the 8x42 SF and I also used several Swaro-Bins.
The problem with 3 meters and more are:
If the minimum distance is so large, it is often difficult to step back so far in nature, or you have blades of...
I took a look at the website:
The 8,5x42 EL has only a close-up limit of 3,3 meters (formerly 1,5 meters!)
10x42 EL has only a close-up limit of 3.3 meters (formerly 1.5 meters!)
8x32 EL still 1,9 meters
10x32 EL still 1.9 meters
both 42 SLCs 3.2 meters (formerly much closer)
CL Pocket 8x25...