birding-aus Spotting birds

To: Brian Fleming <>, Birding-aus <>
Subject: birding-aus Spotting birds
From: Atriplex Services <>
Date: Wed, 03 Nov 1999 08:53:31 +1030
>  Beginners need a lot of practice in getting binocs between eye and
> bird without taking eye off bird.  Practice at home with sparrows and
> starlings.

Another way is to practice on something stationary eg top of a power
pole, TV antenna etc. Since I've started wearing boifocal glasses I find
quick spotting is much harder. When I can, I take my specs off before
raising binocs.
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