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More things to consider when investing in new glass

Part 3: Exit pupil In addition to the lens aperture, the magnification plays a key role in image brightness. The larger the image on the retina, i.e. the larger the area on which available light is distributed the darker the image. The key factor is the exit pupil which takes these two effects into consideration.

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Things to consider when investing in new glass

There are things to consider when investing in new glass. Higher magnifications deliver a larger image and, better detail recognition. Learn more.

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Parallax compensation

Parallax is the aiming error in long-range shots when the hunter does look through the scope at an angle. Fix it with parallax compensation.

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Large eyebox for comfortable observation

The “eyebox” is the area around the line of sight in which you can see the entire picture in full. With ZEISS rifle scopes, it is particularly large.

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Even brighter thanks to Schott HT glass

Riflescopes or binoculars using Schott HT glass have one decisive advantage: They are simply “brighter” and therefore ideal when used in the darkness.

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Shooting Uphill or Downhill

If you shoot straight up or down, gravity has a braking or accelerating effect on the bullet. The “uphill and downhill – aim lower” rule is true.

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The FL concept: For Unparalleled Image Quality

With optical images, dispersion results in unwanted visible color fringes and blurring. ZEISS uses SCHOTT FL glas to guarantee the highest image quality.

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The LotuTec® protective coating

The namesake and inspiration for the LotuTec® coating of ZEISS are the leaves of the lotus flower and their hydrophobic effect.

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Taking Reality to the Extreme

ZEISS premium products are high-precision tools that reliably demonstrate your impressive skills even in the toughest conditions. Learn more.

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Unsurpassed Hunting Accuracy

lluminated dot reticles help hunters quickly acquire targets and increase contrast in the dark. ZEISS holds the record for the finest dot in the world.

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