Bird Watching – Choosing The Right Binoculars

by Larry Jordan on September 14, 2008

I am celebrating my first Bloggoversary today! I hope you are all celebrating something you hold near and dear also. I want to mention that I have just returned from an incredible week as a volunteer at an Enlightened Warrior Training Camp in Sanger, California. I have therefore been “off the grid” and unable to post during this time. This was a life changing camp for hundreds of people so if you are interested in Self Improvement and Personal Growth, please check out my page. In the meantime, here is some information for you on choosing the right binocular.

One of the most important things you will have to do when you decide to take up bird watching is to choose the right binocular.  The most important thing I want to emphasize is to try them out before you buy.  So, I have brought several posts together for you using my “Utility Poster” software so you can explore your options.

Mid-Priced Binoculars Round Up

If you are a birder with between $300 and $800 to spend on a new binocular, what can you get? This is the question for a birder ready for something beyond entry-level binoculars or discount-store offerings, but who can’t afford the close to $2000 that top echelon binoculars cost.

Just a Few Tips for Choosing Bird Binoculars

Then you want smaller bird binoculars like compact or pocket size. If you want bird binoculars mostly for watching backyard birds that are nearby… Then you want binoculars with a wider field of vision and a lower power will be fine. …

Best Bird Watching Optics, How to Find One

The passion for bird watching starts with a simple idea of mere observation of the different kinds of such specie. But as years progress and technology develops, more and more bird watching optics become available in the market and your …

Bird Watching Equipment

If you are interested in bird watching you may want to consider purchasing some equipment which will make the experience much more enjoyable. The most critical items to purchase is a set of binoculars. In addition to that, …

Experience a New World of Bird Watching with Birding Binoculars

They take a tiny speck and turn it into something you can not only see but identify as part of your bird watching experience. There are a number of different brands and styles that are available on the market ranging from a few dollars …

Bird Watching Scopes – Find Out More with Clearer Vision

Bird Watching Scopes – Find Out More with Clearer Vision. For a person who loves observing the birds, a scope would be very beneficial especially if you’ve already mastered the use of binoculars and is now ready to take the activity to …

Buy Binoculars For The Ultimate Bird Watching Experience

Bird watching is a very enjoyable past time – one that is enjoyed by people all around the world. Most bird watching enthusiasts do not watch birds for academic or scientific reasons; they track down different species of birds for the …

Remember, when choosing the right binoculars, do your research, then go to a store that sells the specific model you think you want to purchase, and trey them on for size.  Once you decide on the binocular you want, do some price checking and order them.  Check out my online store Birds In My Yard for binoculars.

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Klaus September 15, 2008 at 6:56 am

So difficult tasks in adding things early in the morning! 😉
Congratulations on the first Bloggoversary!
Keep it up and coming! I always enjoy visiting!
Cheers, Klaus

Klauss last blog post..Camera Critters #23


Gallicissa September 15, 2008 at 11:10 pm

Congratulations on your first Bloggoversary!
Mine is around the corner too.

It is time for me to ‘upgrade’ my binoculars – my Leica Trinovid. I am thinking of the Swarowski EL 10x 42!

Gallicissas last blog post..Zumala


Larry September 16, 2008 at 12:40 am

Thanks Klaus, I love that wood stork!


Larry September 16, 2008 at 12:45 am

Thank You Amila, That Zumala is one wierd looking creature! Wow…New Swarovskis huh? You dog!


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