Excerpt: Swarovision is a keeper! I have been using the Swarovski EL 10x42 binocular for the past 8 years with great satisfaction. I purchased the new Swarovski EL Swarovision 10x42 Binocular only because of the great deal that Eagle Optics was having (sale price plus trade-in value for my current...
Excerpt: I use these binoculars in the western states for hunting where glassing is the preferred method to locate game. There are literally too many wide open spaces to cover by hiking and driving. I have a pair of Leupold 10 X 42's which are great binocs.
Excerpt: I am an avid photographer and glass a lot of wildlife and birds. I love these binoculars. When comparing with other brands I own, there is nothing close to these Swarovski's in optical quality. It is easy to observe individual hair patterns, antlers, eyes, etc.
Pros: Close Focus, Quality Lenses, Strong Construction, Works Well With Glasses
Excerpt: Through the years, I started with a pair of inexpensive Bushnell binoculars, upgraded to Nikon and finally last year to Vortex Viper HD. After much back and forth, weighing the pros and cons, I finally went for the gold and ordered the Swarovski 10x42 EL.
Pros: Close Focus, Compact, Lightweight, Quality Lenses, Strong Construction
Excerpt: 10x42 or 12X50? Swarovski EL Swarovision binoculars are wonderful. I own both the 10x42 and 12x50. The vivid optics and close focus are remarkable. Swarovski ELs are certainly expensive, but you get what you pay for, and you only live once.