Buyer's Guides

Covering a range of topics including drones, telescopes, outdoor gear, binoculars, astronomy, landscapes, and all the major brands and models. We’ve got you covered when it comes to replacing or purchasing that brand new item for your outdoor experience in capturing Earth and sky. Our Buyers Guides will help you find the best optical systems for your escape and lifestyle.

What Are The Best Telescope Eyepieces | 2020 Guide

best extra eyepieces

So you are looking to buy a telescope or already have one but are wanting the best telescope eyepieces to get better detail in your views. Here is what to look out for and the sizes that matter when choosing an eyepiece collection for your telescope. In a hurry? Check out the top brand, Tele … Read more

The DJI Mavic Series 1 & 2 Compared

Mavic drones

Which DJI Mavic quadcopter is best for you? Having one of the DJI Mavic series for aerial shots can be fun while hiking, backpacking, or just out and about. Before you go out and buy one of the DJI Mavic versions, however, you need to make sure the one you choose is designed to work … Read more

Best Telescope For Kids for Stargazing

Want to introduce your child to stargazing? Finding the best telescope, however, can be somewhat daunting. This telescope buying guide is about helping you find that best telescope for kids with what to consider and reviews of popular kid’s telescopes. Encouraging children to stargaze helps expand their minds. Children are naturally curious and so introducing … Read more

Using Binoculars in Amateur Astronomy (Best Options)

In addition to a great telescope, you may want to invest in a good set of binoculars for astronomy. There are many reasons why. I cover these, and in case you are wondering what are the best binoculars for stargazing, I go over the basics you need to know. Table of Content Why Use Astronomy … Read more

Best Telescope For Viewing Planets | Full Guide

best planet telescope

With so many telescopes out there, it’s hard to know where to invest. If you’re looking for the best telescope for viewing planets, we’ve put together a quick reference as well as what to look for, and reviews of some popular telescopes for viewing planets. We cover the Go-To telescopes (automated types) as well as … Read more

What to Look For When Buying a Telescope

what to look for in a telescope

What telescope should you buy?  What features should you consider and what do they mean? Knowing these things helps when you are searching for that first telescope. Otherwise, it can be frustrating trying to understand the technical jargon, when you are a beginner looking for scopes for astronomy. The following describes the features of telescopes … Read more