Steiner T1042r

Review: Steiner T1042r Tactical Binoculars

  Outdoor Empire pick for the best tactical binoculars. Throughout the time I spent in the Marine Corps, I learned to appreciate what solid optics can...
man using binocs

The 8 Best High-Power Binoculars Reviewed in 2019

More power! That's how some people feel about binoculars. The more magnification you have, the closer the image seems to be. This is a marked advantage...
Armasight Spark Core

Review: Armasight Spark CORE

Outdoor Empire pick for best NV monocular for the money. The Armasight Spark CORE is aiming to bring night vision to the masses. Most high-quality night...
ATN NVB5X-2 vision of wolf in the dark

The 8 Best Night Vision Binoculars of 2019 Reviewed: The Definitive Guide

Humans are naturally diurnal creatures, which means we are active during the day. Vision is our main source of information processing, and it is...
digiscoping with Swarovski scope

Getting Started With Digiscoping ( All You Need To Know )

One interesting aspect of spotting scopes is the ability to turn them into a powerful camera lens. Digiscoping applies to both spotting scopes and...
Various lenses

Optics 101: Anti-Reflective Lens Coatings

We live in a time where optics are clearer than they have ever been before. You can see farther and better in low light conditions, allowing you...
Nikon Arrow ID 3000

The Best Hunting Rangefinders of 2019 Reviewed: The Definitive Guide

Imagine standing in a thicket of alders, with a heavy mist falling around you. You give a chirp on your cow call and from...
scope mount on rifle

How to Choose A Scope Mount? ( Scope Rings Vs 1-Piece Mount )

Scopes mounts are the handshake that creates a unification between rifle and scope. They are crucial to a successful and accurate gun, and are...
man adjusting scope turrets

Rifle Scope Turret Systems, Explained! ( A Complete Guide )

Turrets, a name that makes people envision those towers on the side of castles or machine guns on the top of humvees. Or, if...

9 Best Night Vision Scopes Reviewed ( All Generations & Budgets )

Who doesn’t love shooting? We all do, right? But what about at night? Shooting at night can be safe, legal, and fun. One of...