About Celestron Sport Optics
Celestron are probably most widely known in astronomy circles and specifically for their telescopes, that they fist started creating in 1960. Since that time they grown to be among the world’s leading makers of telescopes and giant binoculars used mostly for pursuits like stargazing, viewing planets and the moon etc. and today like a dominant brand-name recognition among serious amateur astronomers for superior optics, outstanding design, ground breaking technology at an extremely competitive price.
Celestron are also popular for generating affordability instruments will get the beginner and/or young astronomer started at under $150 with products like their TrailSeeker binoculars and a dual-purpose telescope geared for terrestrial and celestial viewing, that produces bright and clear images.
The Celestron Binocular Range
During the past Celestron mainly centered on basic level binoculars, but recently they have started making higher quality binoculars and today I’d say that their brand would are a symbol of quality at a realistic price. Celestron have been in a position to bring their understanding of telescope optics to the field of binoculars, where they have combined superior optics, modern design and technology to create affordable binoculars and spotting scopes not merely for astronomy but also for most terrestrial uses aswell.
Among Celestron’s higher-specification ranges, the Granite binoculars has seriously impressed me (Read my full reviews of the 8×42 and the 9×33 Granites that both scored a superb 82%) – because of the application of top quality ED glass and quality coatings on the prisms and lenses produce a fantastic quality image, that is wrapped up in today’s open hinge design magnesium body that not merely looks good, but is light and incredibly comfortable to hold.
Celestron SkyMaster Pro Binoculars
Among the companies hottest ranges, the mid-level SkyMaster Pro’s derive from, but a step-up from the entry-level and incredibly popular “standard” SkyMaster series.
Celestron Granite Binoculars
This is their top quality series that currently includes an 8×42 and a 10×42 – These top quality, but nonetheless affordable binoculars include a lightweight yet tough water and fog proof open hinge design body, excellent quality optics which includes the application of ED glass and phase correction coatings on the Bak-4 roof prisms.
Celestron TrailSeeker ED Binoculars
Improving on an already winning formula could be tough and occasionally can not work. However, with the inclusion of high-quality ED glass, I believe Celestron have were able to pull it off with their newer TrailSeeker ED range.
Celestron TrailSeeker Binoculars
This mid-priced series shares almost all of the top end pieces and optical coatings as that of Celestron’s flagship Granite series, but have a much lower price and is thus targeted at the more price conscious, but still discerning user.
Celestron Nature DX Binoculars
One of the hottest series from Celestron, the reduced cost Nature DX roof prism binoculars can be found in 6 configurations targeted at not used to intermediate users, but nonetheless pack in a fairly impressive group of features.
Nature Series Binoculars
Highlights add a state-of-the-art design with today’s open frame style. Fully multi-coated optics and high precision BAK-4 prisms. A hardcore aluminum main body includes a rubber covering for additional protection for the optics. Twist up eyecups provide easy adjustment for your eyes. THE TYPE series is waterproof & fogproof with nitrogen filled gas for added protection when out in damp environments.
Celestron SkyMaster Binoculars
Celestron’s Skymaster type of astronomy binoculars offers exceptional performance in neuro-scientific binoculars for astronomy not merely providing a magnificent view of the universe, but can even be used for most land uses.
Celestron Echelon Binoculars
This selection of high specification porro prism binoculars are created in america using the very best quality Japanese optics ensuring the best quality view. Created for long range glassing and astronomy they are obtainable in three configurations.
Celestron Cavalry Binoculars
The Cavalry range currently involves four especially rugged porro prism bins that are especially suitable for uses within the military, security, marine, hunting and search and rescue fields. All include high quality optics plus some have features as an onboard compass, GPS and rangefinder.
Celestron LandScout Binoculars
A small series of economical porro prism binoculars with magnifications which range from 7x to 12x and with objectives from 35mm to 50mm, you will find a model to appeal to most users needs
Celestron Cometron Binoculars
Suprisingly low costing binoculars designed especially with astronomy at heart
Celestron Outland X Binoculars
Celestron’s mid-size Outland X Series was made to meet the needs of each outdoor enthusiast, from birders and hunters to sports fans to travelers. The optics are multi-coated to acquire high res and high contrast views. The prism are constructed of BaK-4 glass to provide you with improved color fidelity.
Celestron Outland LX Binoculars – discontinued
The Waterproof Celestron Outland LX Series Binoculars takes the favorite Outland series to a straight more impressive range. Features include fully multi-coated optics and a four-element objective lens for an ultra sharp focus over the whole field of view. All Outland LX models are waterproof together with fog proof.
Outland Series Binoculars
The Celestron Outland Waterproof Series offer excellent value in roof prism binoculars. All models are waterproof for use in every climate and with a rugged rubber covering and modern styling for a secure and comfortable grip. Powerful optics feature BAK-4 prisms and multi-coatings to make sure high contrast and resolution. These binoculars are simply perfect for hunters but suitable to any sport or nature activity.
Oceana Series Binoculars
The Oceana 7×50 with compass and rangefinder, which is resistant to weather and fogging, precise and sturdy, and in a position to provide quick, everlasting focuses. Vertical etched reticles help determine relative size of objects, as the rangefinder calculates distance.
Celestron UpClose Series Binoculars
Made to be small enough to tuck away in a pocket, purse, backpack, or vehicle storage compartment, the UpClose Roof Prism Series from Celestron is simply perfect for catching that great view at a occasions notice.
VistaPix CAMERA Binoculars
Innovations include: 8x binoculars that are coupled with a 3.1 megapixel camera with video capability, 16MB flash memory, and the capability to store 35 high and around 100 low resolution images
Celestron Binocular Harness Strap – An ideal accessory for your binoculars if you want to free up the hands and take the weight off your neck and shoulders.
Celestron SkyMaster Pro Binoculars
Among Celestron’s latest ranges, the mid-level SkyMaster Pro’s derive from, but certainly also a step-up from the entry-level, but extremely popular “standard” SkyMaster series.
Designed with astronomy at heart, both models within the SkyMaster Pro series also make very capable instruments for long-range terrestrial observation and highlights include an aluminium chassis, that’s both water and fogproof.
Celestron SkyMaster Pro Binoculars have a completely multi-coated optical pathway and use Porro prisms created from BaK-4 glass
Both models have an individual located focus wheel and right eye diopter adjustment. That is interesting and certainly benefits those attempting to also utilize the binocular throughout the day and give attention to nearer objects as much astro binoculars employ a person eyepiece focus mechanism and so have a diopter adjuster on each eyepiece no central focus wheel.
Celestron SkyMaster Pro binoculars are also tripod mountable and regarding the 15×70 model comes an extremely high-quality metal adapter which includes a RSR (Reflex Sight Ready) rail mounted on the very best of it, whilst the 20×80 SkyMaster Pro includes a everlasting tripod mounting bar fixed to it with the RSR rail and so will not require an adapter.
Celestron currently supplies the SkyMaster Pro in the large 20×80 configuration or a 15×70 model that may actually be utilized from the hands for shorter periods: