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Camera Equipment Review
Camera Equipment Review. Digilux 1 & Televid 77: Leica's Digiscoping Package
Text and Photography Copyright David Burren All rights reserved. Some years back I spent a fair bit of time with a Nikon Coolpix 950 digital camera connected to a small spotting scope. The effective focal length was around 900mm and it got me closer to a lot of subjects than I'd managed to get previously, but for a variety of reasons I eventually went back to the world of 135-format SLRs. These days there's a name for what I used to do: digiscoping. Most digiscopers use much higher quality scopes than I did, and many of them achieve amazing results: just look through NPN's image forums for examples. Many digiscopers are birdwatchers who simply want to take record shots of the birds they're observing, and they will often already have a scope. For them, adding a digital camera is often a better option than going out and spending thousands upon thousands of dollars on traditional camera gear in an attempt to ...
GLASSITUP Diameter Selection Guide
Optic Alpen Shasta Ridge Atlas Radium 10x42 8x42 Brunton 15x63 Bushnell BlackHawk Excursion 10x .67x1.72 in. EX .62x1.67 Legend .6x1.71 10x36HD 1.6x1.67 10x42HD Power Zoom 10x30x50 RainGuardHD Sportsman Trophy 8x .6x1.66 Cabelas Alaskan Guide 1.65 CAB 12x50 PC 1.45x1.63 Euro 12x .88 Celestron Granite ED Eagle Optics Ranger .625x1.666 Kowa BD Compact 1.6 Prominar Highlander .98x.73 SV30 - .625 SV32 SV42 SV42- SV50 VD Leica Duovid 10x15x .60x1.785 Geovid .62x1.63 HB-B 1.78 15x Trinoid 10x42BA Ultravid .56 x 1.71 1.56x1.64 .55x1.64 Leupold BX-1 Yosemite BX-2 Acadia 1.66 .6x1.62 Cascade .65 BX-3 Mojave Eyepiece Diameter 1.77 1.625x1.666 1.7 Alignment Medium Small
Eyepiece Optic Diameter Leupold Cascade 10x42 Lt Green Hawthorne 10x .57 in. 7x 8x Mojave .65x1.78 8x42 Olympic 1.64x1.72 Rogue 8x50 Yosemite 8x30 Maven B2 B3 B1 Meopta Euro 12x .88xx Meo .625 Meostar 10x42HD .65 Nikon Action 1.65 Monarch .81 .8x1.85 x42 3,5, x .83x1.86 Prostaff Trail Blazer 10X . ...
... Swarovski ATS 65 HD Tele Vue-85 Evergreen (25-75X)* Leica APO Televid 77 Zeiss Diascope 85 T FC Optolyth APO TBS 100 (30-60) Tele Vue-60 Scope Package Zeiss Diascope ... score within each price range Price: Manufacturer's suggested retail price; includes zoom eyepiece Weight: Includes zoom eyepiece Field of View: Feet at 1,000 yards at 20x-60x unless otherwise noted ... : Minimum focus distance (feet) Image quality, overall feel, eyeglass friendliness: Average of 10 or more reviewers' ratings, from 1 (poor) to 5 (excellent); image quality (sharpness, brightness, color, etc.) at 20x ... 20.0
We thank Wild Birds Unlimited at Sapsucker Woods for their help with this review and for the loan of several scopes and tripods. Visit their web site at www ... .com. We are also grateful to the 30 local birders who took part in this review.
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Living Bird / Winter