The Meopta MeoPro 8x42 HD is a binocular for bird spotters and travelers. At 1000 meters distance you have a field of view of 128 meters. So you have enough overview to spot a bird or wild animal. Because of the close-focus of 2.99 meters you also get animals close to you in focus. You can use these binoculars in all kinds of situations, such as in bad weather or at dusk. The viewer is waterproof and can take a beating. Due to the large exit pupil there is enough light on your pupil in the twilight.