Glossary of Binocular Words

Brush up on binocular words and jargon with this glossary of definitions unique to the world of binoculars. Here’s our list of good-to-know binocular words. APERTURE is defined as theamount of light gathering ability of binocular lens.  It is the size of the objective lens of binoculars. BARREL is a type of binocular with one […]

Traveling with Binoculars

Bring binoculars if you’re planning a trip and open new vistas and engage your curiosity to what’s beyond your vision. Binoculars are a travel accessory you’ll use time and again, but only if you remember to bring them. If you own binoculars: TIP: Don’t lend your binoculars to someone unless you want to readjust the […]

Basics of how to use binoculars 

Need-to-know info about how binoculars work Learn about the focusing system, magnification and field of view for your binoculars for the best viewing experience. Begin with the center focus knob. Most binoculars have a center focus system that move both eyepieces together. We humans have some variation in sight between the right and left eye. […]