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  1. Troubador

    Zeiss SFL versus Zeiss Victory FL contrast and color reproduction.

    Well, 'fairy dust' is a poetic turn of phrase and perfectly sums up my feelings after I have picked up a compact but wide-field 32mm bino. And yes I know the fov is governed by the eyepieces and not the size of the binos, but I have nevertheless often said to myself 'this little bino has a...
  2. Troubador

    Zeiss SFL versus Zeiss Victory FL contrast and color reproduction.

    No but all brands are vert shy about leaking news of new models. Lee
  3. Troubador

    Zeiss SFL versus Zeiss Victory FL contrast and color reproduction.

    AFAIK bino optics (and scopes) are designed using software that will tell you what resolution you can expect with your design, using your choice of glass, and lens curvature, and what kinds and levels of distortions/aberrations you can expect. So what we get when we buy one of these instruments...
  4. Troubador

    Zeiss SFL versus Zeiss Victory FL contrast and color reproduction.

    Absolutely right. Lee
  5. Troubador

    Zeiss SFL versus Zeiss Victory FL contrast and color reproduction.

    Swarovski is the leading brand. Lee
  6. Troubador

    Zeiss SFL versus Zeiss Victory FL contrast and color reproduction.

    By 'more gentle colours' I meant they were not over-saturated or over-intense, and I don't think this is inconsistent with pure", "bright", "fresh", etc. Lee
  7. Troubador

    Zeiss SFL versus Zeiss Victory FL contrast and color reproduction.

    I have had FL 8x42 and 8x32 and have had both SFL 8x and 10x each for 3 weeks for the reviews I have posted on here. I think the colour reproduction of both FL and SFL are realistic with SFL having slightly more gentle colours, more 'water-colours' to use an art comparison. To me this doesn't...
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