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Here is all you need to know about how to choose and use binoculars. This information can help you increase your bird-watching enjoyment and upgrade your practical skills.
We have tips on choosing a high quality pair of binoculars that suits your birding preferences. Our buying guides and reviews of binoculars and accessories will help you make informed decisions before purchase.
We offer advice on how to care for your optics, including all about maintenance and cleaning. Plus you can learn how to make the most of your binoculars to have the best birding experiences.
Can I carry binoculars on a plane?
Flying to a new destination for birding is fun. But how should binoculars travel to ensure they arrive safely? Your best strategy here >>>
8x vs 10x binoculars: which magnification is better for bird watching?
What kind of bird watching do you like to do? Our guide will help you work out if 8x or 10x is the best magnification for your binoculars.
Top five 10×42 binoculars for bird watching
More magnification power means closer views of your favorite birds. Choose from these great picks for a winning pair of 10×42 binoculars >>>
Are 12x binoculars good for bird watching?
12x binoculars – too big for bird watching? We discuss a few different perspectives on this size of binoculars. Take a look here >>>
Are 10×42 binoculars good for bird watching?
Are 10×42 binoculars good for the kind of bird watching you enjoy? Here’s an in-depth look at situations when 10×42 is the best configuration