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  1. Troubador

    Review: GPO Passion HD 8x42

    Originally Posted by Steve C Me thinks you missed the point I made in the B2 thread. I have owned the Swarovski SV EL in 8.5x42, 10x42, and 10x50. All good to know, but I don't see what any of this has to do with whether a bird can be seen sharply off-axis (or, more literally, whether a duck...
  2. Troubador

    Review: GPO Passion HD 8x42

    The 125m FOV is restricted by comparison with some others thats for sure but as well as the models you mention, around its price level with similar FOV there is Conquest HD 128m, Kite Ibis and Minox HG at 126m, Kowa Genesis hampered by 0.5 extra mag at 122m, Vortex's Viper HD at 116m etc. I am...
  3. Troubador

    Review: GPO Passion HD 8x42

    Nice review Steve and I look forward to the rest of the series. Lee