Written on: 29/05/2010
Before purchasing these binoculars I tried out several high end (500pounds sterling)models and the sharpness and contrast of the image compared very favourably.
I have an keen interest in astronomy (although I have a Newtonian telescope for fainter objects and higher magnifications)but also use my binoculars for birdwatching and go on the sea in my boat.
If you have never tried image stabilisation binoculars I highly recommend that you do.
If you are on the sea it is invaluable when being... (read more)
Written on: 01/04/2008 by jock05 (1 review written)
Shop around for best price as this varies quite a lot from dealer to dealer, bought mine on an ebay shop.
always wanted a good pair of binoculars so im glad i bought these! (read more)
Written on: 31/03/2008 by Liam37 (10 reviews written)
This review is for the Canon 10x30 IS Binoculars.
These binoculars are very nice for anyone who wants to see a nice, clear, stabilized view at 10X magnification.
Having owned Leica 10X Binoculars; I can attest to the great difference between a IS 10X view and one without - it is like night and day! The optics on my Leicas might be superior to that of the Canons; but with the IS on - my Canons can see details that my Leicas could never see.
The caveats are that the Canon 10X30 IS binoculars... (read more)