Solar Filters

Observing the sun is an “afternoon delight” an ideal pastime for those of us who have difficulty staying awake late into the evening. Since the sun is earth’s nearest star, it’s just waiting to be explored. Stroll outside on any sunny day and look for the sun using binoculars with solar filters. That’s a key […]

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Road trip around northern Chesapeake Bay via Bay Bridge

Visiting Annapolis, Baltimore, Harve de Grace, North East, Chesapeake City, Chestertown, Rock Hall and Kent Island via Chesapeake Bay Bridge Image To take this trip around the northern Bay you have two choices depending on your starting point. Either route will take you to some wonderful Maryland destinations on the shores of the Chesapeake Bay. […]

Bring Binocular News June 1

August 2023 Here in Maryland we’re saying Good Riddance to July hoping it can’t be any more hot and humid in August than it’s been in July. August is a special month because there are two full moons, on August 1 and August 30. August 1, Tuesday is the Full Sturgeon Moon, named after the […]

About the Authors

We’re Gene and Katie Hamilton, the creators of and we’re happy to have you join us. As writers we’ve been using binoculars for as long as we can remember. We are members of Outdoor Writers Assn. of America and authors of Coastal Cruising Under Power (McGraw Hill) and Practical Boating Skills (Hearst Marine Books.) While […]

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Choosing Binoculars for Kids (animated)

You might also be interested in: Basics of how to use binoculars Binocular Accessories Choosing kids’ binoculars Best Binoculars crossword puzzle Gene and Katie Hamilton are long-time writers about using binoculars for boating, bird watching, stargazing and traveling. They are members of the Outdoor Writers Association of America.


Whether you call it a word search or word game enjoy finding the words in the grid about using binoculars. Can you find and mark all the words hidden inside the box?