Spotting Scope or Binoculars for Target Shooting?

Spotting Scope or Binoculars for Target Shooting?

What should a wise shooter choose for a trip to the target range? I have heard this perplexing question asked often. To decide what is the most useful and practical tool for the job, let’s look at some important points before I announce my personal pick. Let’s examine this question together with the facts about both binoculars and spotting scopes. …

Binoculars or spotting scope for bird watching

Spotting Scope or Binoculars for Bird Watching?

I love nature, and started taking note of my natural surroundings at a relatively young age. That’s when I began to notice the plethora of different species of plants and animals, and how they related to each other. It naturally followed that I would need some type of visual magnification, especially for the observation of the members of the Animal …

Spotting Scopes What is a Spotting Scope?

What is a Spotting Scope?

A possible question that a newbie might ask is, “What is a spotting scope?” After all, spotting scopes aren’t as popular as other optics, e.g. binoculars. So, what is a spotting scope? A spotting scope is just a small, light, portable telescope, used for seeing things that the human eye can’t see by itself. There are several things that differentiate …

What Are Spotting Scopes Used For?

What Are Spotting Scopes Used For?

A lot of people don’t know the benefits they would gain if they added a spotting scope to their collection of optics. The unique abilities of a spotting scope could be beneficial to anyone that does outdoors-related activities, especially things related to wildlife. If you don’t know, spotting scopes are basically telescopes but they are used for looking at the …