optics

April 22, 2015
Rangefinder Product Photos

Head-to-Head Rangefinder Review: Leica, Leopold and Vortex

For this review, we taking a look at what we consider as the best 3 options available for the archery hunter; the Leica Rangemaster 1000-R, the Leupold RX-1000i TBR, and the Vortex Ranger 1000. We’ll be comparing them based on optical quality, fast ranging ability, a responsive scan mode, good ergonomics, and angle compensation.
October 21, 2014
Looking Through the Vortex Razor 50mm

Spotting Scope Review – Vortex Razor HD 50mm

I have over 8 years of hunting experience behind a 50mm spotting scope, and during that time I have come to believe that most hunters should be packing these small spotters, despite their drawbacks. Here are my thoughts on Vortex's 50mm offering.
July 4, 2014

Binocular Review – Zeiss Conquest HD vs Vortex Razor HD

I recently had the chance to test out these two binoculars side by side on a wolf hunting trip on a quest to see which one was better. […]
June 3, 2014

Gear Review – Vanguard PH-111V, 2-Way Fluid Pan Head

I have been using the Promaster 6160 for the last 3 years and it has been a great pan head for me. The Vanguard is better in every way, smoother adjustments, locking adjustments, locking quick release plate, more compact and LIGHTER by 2 oz!
May 30, 2014
Rapid Release Binocular to Tripod Adapter

Rapid Release Binocular to Tripod Adapter Review

If you've never used a tripod to stabilize your binoculars, you're missing out on what your optics are truly capable of. And this Rapid Release Adapter makes it easy to pair and quickly detach the binoculars and tripod.
May 8, 2014
Leica APO Televid

Leica Apo-Televid 25-50x65mm Spotting Scope Review

Leica is known for having some of the best optics in the business but for the most part they aren’t heavily marketed to hunters like some of […]
May 8, 2014
Vortex Razor HD 16-48x65mm

Vortex Razor HD 16-48x65mm Angled Spotting Scope Review

After the huge success of the 85mm Razor HD, Vortex came out with the smaller 65mm in 2013 as well as a 50mm version. The 65mm is a great lightweight […]
May 8, 2014
Swarovski ATX Lineup

Swarovski ATX 25-60x65mm Spotting Scope Review

Swarovski’s new ATX modular system is a revolutionary new idea in spotting scopes.  This system integrates the eyepiece and prism into one unit and then offers […]