Long Distance Binoculars

Long Distance Binoculars

A long distance binocular is a type of gadget that you can use for long distance views and it can also be used for astronomy.  The advantage of a long distance binocular is that you can use it in the same way as a telescope but these are portable. Using these binocular you can get an amazing view of the open star clusters as well as the moon and planets. The long distance binoculars can give you a much clearer view as compared to a telescope. Following are some important features that a long distance binocular offers and a telescope doesn’t.

The long distance binoculars have a large object lens that can measure a hundred mm or more in diameter that can give you the brightest view possible as the large lens present in it allows maximum transmission of light. The long distance binoculars can magnify the image up to thirty times more, the reason being that the long distance magnification is almost on scale with the objective lens. One very important thing that you need to remember is that the higher the magnification of the binocular the harder it is to hold them steady.

Before you buy the long distance binoculars it is important that you consider when and where you will use them. As compared to a telescope these binoculars are lighter and are easy to set up and transport, but like a telescope after a while they can be very difficult to hold so that is why you should consider buying a tripod stand to set it up. Almost all long distance binoculars have built-in magnification, so it becomes easy to get a better view without changing the eyepieces.