Date: 11/10/17 11:11 pm From: Dick Burkepile <dicklburk...> Subject: Re: Birding with eyeglasses
Thanks for all the comments on your experiences with Transition glasses. They were very helpful.
On Fri, Nov 10, 2017 at 11:51 AM, Carla Trecek <cartreck...> wrote:
> Well perhaps I am in your category of a birder! But I do not have any > problems with my transitional glasses while birding. I have the gray color, > btw. > Carla T. from Manhattan > > > > Sent from my Verizon, Samsung Galaxy smartphone > > > -------- Original message -------- > From: Dick Burkepile <dicklburk...> > Date: 11/8/17 11:54 AM (GMT-06:00) > To: <KSBIRD-L...> > Subject: Birding with eyeglasses > > 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...> > <ksbird-l-request...> >