Binoculars for Butterflying

Tiger Swallowtail Butterfly. Photo courtesy of Mike McDowell

Close focus reigns

Binoculars are extremely useful for anyone wishing to identify and enjoy the earth's great diversity of butterflies. The ability of a binocular to focus closely is the most desired characteristic for viewing butterflies. Close focus refers to the minimum distance you can focus a binocular.

A selection of butterflying binoculars

Today, there are many close focus binoculars from which to choose.

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