Date: 11/8/17 10:31 am From: Fred Bartel <fbartel70...> Subject: Re: Birding with eyeglasses
I have worn transition lenses for 30+ years, and they have never been an issue while birding. Everything observed with them is effected equally so contrasts in color appear natural.
On Nov 8, 2017 11:54 AM, "Dick Burkepile" <dicklburk...> wrote:
> Hello, Fellow birders, > > My wife just had an eye check and is going to have to buy new glasses.. > For the first time she will be birding while wearing glasses. I've > suggested that she get glasses with Transitions (that darken in bright > sunlight). She is concerned that the darkening will make it hard to > identify the birds. I've never had a problem, but then I'm not nearly as > good a birder as she. I usually can't ID the bird regardless of the light. > > Does anyone have experience birding with the Transition lenses that they > would like to share? > > Thank you. > > Sincerely, > > Dick Burkepile > Oxford, Mississippi (grew up in Hoxie, Kansas) > > For KSBIRD-L archives or to change your subscription options, go to > https://listserv.ksu.edu/ksbird-l.html > For KSBIRD-L guidelines go to > http://www.ksbirds.org/KSBIRD-LGuidelines.htm > To contact a listowner, send a message to > mailto:<ksbird-l-request...> >