Using Binocs

Here’s our best advice about how to use and enjoy using binoculars and accessories pursing your special interest. Read our firsthand experience about using binoculars for birding, boating, stargazing and traveling.

March 12, 2024
A quick look at what’s available online 
January 11, 2024
Take a step further observing the sun by adding solar filters to your binoculars
September 27, 2023
Features we look for in a tripod are being lightweight, stable and easy to adapt.
November 19, 2022
How to use a red dot finder on your binoculars to find night sky objects 
October 27, 2022
Use binoculars to choose features best for you 
July 29, 2022
Brush up on binocular words and jargon with this glossary of definitions unique to the world of binoculars.
July 16, 2022
What to consider and look for in “Jumbo” binoculars
July 1, 2022
Look for binoculars that are handy to use and easy to carry
May 8, 2022
Best binoculars for birding are lightweight, accurate and easy to handle 
April 20, 2022
Features to consider for marine binoculars
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