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  1. yarrellii

    "David Bowie" special eye lenses (will your eyes tell the difference?)

    @Maljunulo Yes, I remember reading something in the line of what you are saying here in BF: that simply because a multicoated lens reflects a particular vcolour (say blue or brown or green) that doesn't necessarily mean that the image through the binoculars will have a colour bias or hue that...
  2. yarrellii

    "David Bowie" special eye lenses (will your eyes tell the difference?)

    One thing I forgot to mention about the replacement of the right eyepiece is that there is one are where there has been a noticeable improvement, drift of the dioptre correction ring. As I've wrote in the thread were I review the 12x36 IS III this has always been extremely annoying. The...
  3. yarrellii

    "David Bowie" special eye lenses (will your eyes tell the difference?)

    @dorubird Very interesting. Reading what you wrote, I remember I once had a military 7x40 IOR with a reticle (that was quite a beast in terms of sharpness and contrast, such a pleasant, albeit yellow, view). Obviously the reticle was just on one of the eyepieces, but if I remember correctly, you...
  4. yarrellii

    "David Bowie" special eye lenses (will your eyes tell the difference?)

    @[email protected] @Binastro @Patudo @dorubird @Maljunulo Thanks all for the ideas an input. Maybe I should have made clear that "the test of time" was already done, and that since they were repaired back in August, I've been birding for a month now (not the busiest birding month actually) and...
  5. yarrellii

    "David Bowie" special eye lenses (will your eyes tell the difference?)

    Today, while on the field, I noticed something I hadn't realised about my recently repaired Canon IS III 12x36 eyelenses... I have a "David Bowie" special edition... ... each eye piece displays a different colour!!! Joking aside, I guess this is due to different coatings, because each...
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