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New To Digiscoping? Start Here – Digiscoping Guide

New To Digiscoping? Start Here – Digiscoping Guide

If you’ve ever been out in the field somewhere and you’ve witnessed something so spectacular, so amazing that you’d wished...
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Complete Bird Watching Equipment List (Must-Haves For Birders)

Complete Bird Watching Equipment List (Must-Haves For Birders)

So you’ve decided to finally give in to your inner desire to become a bird watcher. The call of the...
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Binoculars Fogging Up? Here’s why and what to do about it

Binoculars Fogging Up? Here’s why and what to do about it

If your binoculars fog up inside it can be annoying and it means you won’t have a clear view through...
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What Is The Difference Between A Spotting Scope And A Telescope?

What Is The Difference Between A Spotting Scope And A Telescope?

You’re probably here because you’re facing the dilemma of what to buy. A telescope or a spotting scope. So let’s...
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What Is A Spotting Scope Used For?

What Is A Spotting Scope Used For?

If you’re thinking about optics for the first time, or if you’ve been using binoculars for some time, and you’ve...
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How To Hold Binoculars Steady (easy ways for better long viewing)

How To Hold Binoculars Steady (easy ways for better long viewing)

Do you find when using binoculars for any length of time the image starts to blur? You can’t seem to...
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What Is Diopter Adjustment In Binoculars?

What Is Diopter Adjustment In Binoculars?

The diopter is the measure of the lens optical power, and it’s determined using focal length. The higher you have...
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What Type Of Binoculars Do I Need? (Binocular Types Explained)

What Type Of Binoculars Do I Need? (Binocular Types Explained)

Seeing the world through a decent pair of binoculars introduces sights you never knew existed, the variations in colour of...
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What Is A Spotting Scope?

What Is A Spotting Scope?

A spotting scope is similar in design to a monocular but has a much higher magnification and weighs considerably less...
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How To Use A Spotting Scope?

How To Use A Spotting Scope?

Whatever your favourite outdoor hobby is, it will be greatly improved by using a spotting scope. Whether you enjoy bird...
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What Is A Monocular?

What Is A Monocular?

A monocular is a low powered telescope or spotting scope which is hand held like binoculars but only uses one...
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Everything You Must Know About Fog Proof Binoculars

Everything You Must Know About Fog Proof Binoculars

We get asked questions about fog proof binoculars almost daily here at Binocular Base, so we’ve put together this article...
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The Pros Cons Of Image Stabilizing Binoculars – Are They Worth Buying?

The Pros Cons Of Image Stabilizing Binoculars – Are They Worth Buying?

The answer to this question very much depends on how you use your binoculars, or to put it another way,...
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What Are Binoculars Used For?

What Are Binoculars Used For?

The short answer to this question is binoculars are used for seeing far off objects clearer, closer and larger than...
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Binoculars History

Binoculars History

Let’s have a look at some interesting facts about binoculars, we’ll start with the date they were invented. The common...
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16 Surprising Facts About Binoculars

16 Surprising Facts About Binoculars

We are all familiar with binoculars, either used by avid stargazers, bird watchers, or even those pay to view extremely...
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