binoculars

Hot Gear: Go Old School with Cool Limited Edition Binoculars

Nikon is pleased to announce a special 100th Anniversary Edition of the esteemed 8×30 EII binocular as part of its celebration of a century of optics-making experience. This limited edition model offers all of the performance aspects of the Nikon EII together with enhanced features, specifications — and limited production of 400 units worldwide —...

Hot Gear: Spotlight Shines on New Nikon LaserForce

Nikon Sport Optics has officially announced the introduction of its highly anticipated binocular with a built-in 1900-yard laser rangefinder. The new LaserForce rangefinder binocular combines superior optical quality, ergonomic single-hand control, technologically enhanced features and a 100 percent backing with Nikon’s No-Fault Policy. This combination equates to a highly efficient, must-have optic for results-driven...

D+DH Innovation Zone: Styrka S7 Series Binoculars

The new S7 series binoculars from Styrka are not only built to last, but they also come with a warranty like none other. Deer & Deer Hunting Editor Gordy Krahn takes a look at these new optics in this week’s segment of the D+DH Innovation Zone. D+DH Innovation Zone, Season 2. Originally aired Oct. 14, 2016. D+DH...

D+DH Innovation Zone: Nikon Optics

Exclusive insights into the most innovative products for deer hunters. Jake Meyer with Nikon Sport Optics shows the new, affordable Prostaff 3S binocular. These have great glass and top features for deer hunters looking for a binocular that won’t pinch the wallet. From the producers of Deer & Deer Hunting TV on Sportsman Channel....

Deer Talk Now: See More Deer, More Often

John Vaca of Bushnell Optics sits down with Deer Talk Now host Dan Schmidt for a one-on-one interview about some of the highest-tech improvements to hit optics in decades. Vaca explains how deer hunters can better use their optics to glass animals at long distances. He also explains how to use range-finding technology along with...

Take Your Ballistic Calculator to the Range, Deer Woods

Carl Zeiss Sports Optics, the world’s leading manufacturer of high performance sports optics, is pleased to announce the launch of its new Ballistic Calculator mobile app available for the iPhone, iPod, iPad and Android devices. Modeled after the highly successful website-based program, the mobile app is a completely interactive tool you can take to...

Best Idea for Binoculars Pays Off In the Deer Stand or Stalking

Years ago when I saw the first binocular harness my first thought was something akin to “What a gimmicky idea” because it just looked kinda goofy and gimmicky. Duh. Sometimes I guess we have to get hit with the Smart Stick before realizing something does work well and is helpful. That’s what the binocular...

Understanding Exit Pupil and Low-Light Performance in Optics

Proper chassis selection will ensure that your scopes and binoculars don’t fail when low-light is a factor If you spend much time talking to anyone about optics or optics quality, eventually the conversation will turn to low-light performance. How an optical device, be it a scope of binocular, performs when ambient light approaches zero...