Gary Sonnenberg

Gary is a bird watcher and amateur astronomer. This means he's set up several bird feeders in his backyard and likes looking at the night sky when the weather is warm. To those ends, he uses optics appropriate for those avocations.

Pinty 1x25 Red Dot Scope

Pinty Red Dot Rifle Scopes: Reviews of the 1×25 and 1×30 Models

Note: I get commissions for purchases made through links in this post. Pinty is an optics company – primarily dealing in rifle optics, such as scopes – that has been around for a few years, as of this writing. Since these devices are made in China, they can be constructed relatively inexpensively without sacrificing too …

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Night Vision Monocular Reviews: A Look at 4 of the Best

Note: I get commissions for purchases made through links in this post. A monocular for night vision is not nearly so hard to find today as it once was. You can find a wide range of night vision monoculars – so wide that picking the best night vision monoculars is pretty much an impossible task. …

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The Best Small Binoculars for Birding

Note: I get commissions for purchases made through links in this post. Sometimes you just want compact binoculars when you go out bird watching. This best small binoculars for birding article concentrates on binos with objective lenses – which largely determines the overall size of a pair of binoculars – no larger than 28 millimeters. …

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