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The Warbler Guide cover

Warbler Guide app preview

  The Warbler Guide app is getting closer to release, and here is a preview of some of its features. It looks like it will have a very easy and…

Grounbreaking rendering of the airflowing over the surface of the earth. This site is seriously worth exploring. It's magnificent.

See the weather in a whole new way

Savvy birders are meteorologically astute. They keep an eye out for what may be arriving with the next airmass, wrung out of the skies by an approaching front, or even…

Leica Booth - Tim Schreckengost

Liveblog – We’re at the Birding Optics and Gear Expo!

Bird Watcher’s Digest is hosting a free try-before-you-buy event, the Birding Optics and Gear Expo, at the Grange Insurance Audubon Center in Columbus, Ohio this weekend. I’ll be hanging out…

Leica Extender 1.8x on APO-Televid 82mm

First look: Leica Televid Extender 1.8x

We are excited to share an exclusive first look at a prototype of the new Leica Extender 1.8x for the APO-Televid scopes. As with all prototypes, it is likely that…


eBook Review: The World’s Rarest Birds

The World’s Rarest Birds by Erik Hirschfeld, Andy Swash, and Robert Still; published by Princeton University Press (April 2013). The World’s Rarest Birds began as an international photo competition held by…