MINOX BV 8x56 Binoculars

These binocs offer a bright, clear view.

At 300 yards, with minimal focusing fuss, I could read a Volvo logo on a car grille. Waterproof, armored eyecups telescope for a custom fit for eyeglasses — the binocs offer the brightest, clearest view I've seen. $650; thebinocularsite.com