Originally Posted by Adun
* The close focus is quite large: the specs say 4.6m, and while I can still focus down to just 2.7m, when I do so, I get some parallax "MasterCard" effect (which I think is inherent to porro close focus). I can live with it, but it's not ideal.
Have you tried closing the hinge (making the IPD smaller) when looking at close range? Usually this makes the parallax effect go away.
When using my E2 porro at close range (2 meters) mostly I don't bother to change the IPD, I just close one eye.