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How to Choose a Microscope You’ll Love

how to choose a microscope you’ll love

Microscopes are so versatile and dynamic that trying to choose the best type can be daunting.  As with any optics purchase, the most important step is determining how you want to use the microscope, your level of comfort and skill, and how much you’re willing to fork out to get the best bang for the […]

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How Does a Laser Rangefinder Work?

a rangefinder

What do hunters, archers, and golfers all have in common? Rangefinders. These handheld laser devices are essential for calculating distance with ease. Whether you’re shooting an arrow or putting across a green, knowing the distance between you and your target can change the way you aim, the strength behind your draw or swing, and the […]

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How To Choose a Pair of Binoculars You’ll Love

choosing binoculars

A great pair of binoculars can set your wallet back a bit, so it’s a good idea to know what you’re looking for ahead of time.  This will ensure you find binoculars you’ll love and that will provide you with years of quality use.  There are many facets to consider, including magnification, image quality, your […]

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How To Clean Your Binoculars: 5 Quick Steps

cleaning binoculars

It’s a fact of life, binoculars get dirty.  You’re going to take them outside, you’re going to have them in the sun and rain, and dust is going to settle on the lenses.  But a good pair of binos can be a big investment. And keeping them properly clean will extend their life and performance. […]

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The 10 Best Birding Places to Experience Before You Die

must see birding places

The Wide World of Birding Any birding enthusiast will tell you the world is rife with birds.  But hidden places exist around the globe where only the most serious bird enthusiasts venture.  These gems are home to some of the rarest species, the most incredible experiences, and some of the most beautiful wildlife on the […]

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Spotting Scope vs Telescope: Which Should You Choose?

a spotting scope up close

If you’re in the market for a good quality scope, you may be stuck deciding whether to buy a spotting scope or a telescope.  Both are useful tools, and each comes with its own set of pros and cons.  But don’t worry, you can use this guide to help you determine which will serve you […]

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