Success factors and reliability
Norwegian huntress Anette Dahl is one of the protagonists in the ZEISS real-life hunting film.
In this interview, she talks about her love of hunting and just how important the right equipment is.more
Long-range shooting is regarded as one of the most challenging forms of hunting. Besides outstanding shooting skills, the hunter has to consider many different aspects such as gravity, wind and velocity. Aiming accurately at very long distances and then making a sure shot in a wide open space is definitely an art in itself and requires an incredible amount of experience and skill.
If you as a passionate hunter are interested in long-range shooting, you have to become familiar with ballistics, the science of mechanics that deals with the flight of projectiles. There are two basic yet crucial factors that affect the bullet's flight on a long shot: gravity and wind.
The moment when state of the art optics achieve versatility in any situation. This is the moment we work for!
The VICTORY V8 riflescope’s introduction in 2014 raised the bar worldwide in the premium class of riflescopes. Some of the features of the V8 have never been incorporated within hunting scopes before. We at ZEISS are proud to say that the VICTORY V8 is not only the brightest superzoom-riflescope but also the best scope in the 165-year-long history of ZEISS!
Two words mark the VICTORY V8: flexibility and versatility. It is a true all-rounder! Whether you want to use this riflescope for the driven hunt, stalking, standing hunting or long-range shooting, you will always find the V8 as the best choice. With its combination of super-zoom, brightest optics, reticle adjustment ranges and easy handling, the V8 is designed to guarantee your best hunting success.
We started this day at the legendary shooting ranges at Bisley – the very cradle of competition shooting, dating back more than 140 years. The challenge today was shooting at the traditional 1,100 yard range (App. 1000 meters) with the new standard of hunting scopes – the impressive ZEISS VICTORY V8 2.5-20×56 scope…