Re: Beginning Birder Binoculars?
- I highly recommend you go to Out of This World and get their help.
Their customer service and their knowledge of their products is
fantastic, and their prices are excellent. You'll want to try
different binoculars on for fit. If you also like to look at flowers
and insects you might consider a pair that also offers close focus.
- I second (third? fourth?) the recommendation for Out of This World.
Wonderful folks, a LOT of firsthand knowledge, and excellent prices.
I bought a Nikon binoc there a few years ago for about $75 for astronomy
viewing, and they turn out to be excellent for birding as well,
particularly when used with the tripod mount and an easily-maneuverable
tripod head, or at least that's the way I like to use them. (Not to
mention sitting in an adirondack chair looking at Saturn's rings late at