Binoculars and Scopes

Where to find basic information on choosing binoculars and spotting scopes

Below are several articles from very reliable sources to help you choose which binoculars or scope to buy.

Before buying binoculars

Finding The Best Binoculars For Birding

6 Steps to Choosing a Pair of Binoculars You’ll Love

Optics on a Budget

Binoculars and Beyond: Nine Tips for Beginning Bird Watchers

Binocular Mechanics

Before buying scopes

How to Choose a Spotting Scope