Offering superb optical performance in a lightweight and easy-to-manage package, the APO Televid 82 Angled Spotting Scope from Leica
delivers brilliant insights into nature that are rich in detail and
contrast. Its high-performance optics and compact form-factor make it a
natural choice for digiscoping as well as conventional viewing - there's
a special camera adapter that allows the viewer to convert the Televid
into a high-powered telephoto lens for long-range photographic
The optical system of the APO-Televid 82 combines apochromatic optics
with fluoride glass and a substantial 82 mm objective to bring a
significant increase in light-throughput to the viewing experience. From
dawn till dusk, the APO-Televid reveals astounding intimate
high-resolution views of flora, fauna, and vistas.
This APO-Televid 82 features straight-through viewing that's favored
for rapid subject location. The optional 25-50x WW aspherical eyepiece
is highly recommended as a matching ocular for this scope - its wide FOV
delivers a wrap-around viewing experience that pairs well with the
refined optics of the Televid scope.
Leica's legendary optical performance becomes quite apparent when
viewing through the APO-Televid 82 - apochromatic color-accuracy,
fluoride lenses for startling high-contrast imaging, full multicoating
throughout the system, and the addition of Leica's proprietary AquaDura
protective coatings all combine to produce scenic wonder without
The die cast housing is constructed from a lightweight magnesium
alloy for its remarkable strength, and rigidity. The exterior is covered
in a non-reflective matte-black rubber armoring for a bit of
shock/impact resiliency, and a positive tactile grip in all types of
weather. The scope also features a rotating tripod collar that brings a
not-so-subtle increase in versatility when positioning the APO-Televid
82 for digiscoping purposes.
Eyepiece not included.