Articles from August 2010

Lorgnette Glasses for the Opera or Theatre

This weeks question comes from someone wanting to know more about opera optics: They were going to the opera for the first time and wanted an opera glass, “but the one with a handle to hold them to your face.” Lorgnette Opera Glasses These theatre binoculars are actually know as Lorgnette Opera Glasses and are […]


Perseid Shower 2010 – Meteor Shower Guide

This year’s display of the annual perseids shower looks like being one of the best for many years and promises to be particularly spectacular over the next couple of days: August 12th and 13th 2010. The last time the Perseid meteor shower occurred during a run of clear moonless nights was back in 2007. This […]


Big Discount on Swarovski 8x30 SLC Binoculars

The SLC (Slim Light Compact) range from Swarovski are one of the most popular high-end binoculars in the world. This is because they still feature many of the best features of even the most expensive Swarovski models, yet the have managed to keep the price at a level that appeals to far more people. 8x30 […]


Women’s Binoculars / Binoculars for Women

Having recently written a review on the Eschenbach 8x25 Club W Binoculars, designed especially for women, I thought it may be an idea to put a page together of a few of the best women’s binoculars to make finding them easier for you. Binoculars for Women? For the most part there is nothing that different […]


Huge Sale on Nikon 8x32 EDG Binoculars

Save 63% on the list price and get a free D3000 camera kit with 18-55VR Nikkor lens! If you live in the US, there has never been a better time to buy a Nikon 8x32 EDG binocular, one of the finest pair of binoculars available and and ideal safari binocular. Let me explain: The Nikon […]


Nikon Action VII 10x40 Binoculars: Good Value?

This weeks question comes from someone that has a small budget looking for some advice on the Nikon Action VII 10x40 Binoculars and if they will work well for coastal views: Question I have recently relocated to a coastal resort where the scenery is constantly changing and we are lucky enough to have local marine […]