Gear

The Audubon Binocular Guide

— We tested and ranked 47 different pairs. See the results here.

The Best New Gear for Birding This Winter

— Our favorite picks to help keep you comfortable when the mercury drops.

5 Essentials for Birding in the Tropics

— When you want to add exotic birds to your life list, pack light.

The Best New Gear for Birding this Fall

— Birds are on the move. These products will help you keep up.

The Best New Gear for Birding This Summer

— What to pack, whether you're hiking through a boreal forest or photographing avian species from a boat.
Blue-footed Booby. Alexshalamov/Dreamstime

The Family Camera Guide

— Looking to get your whole family into bird photography? These five cameras will grow with your kids.

Accessories for the Field

— Pack these items to ensure that you’re ready for whatever you encounter in the field.
Just mount your smartphone on your spotting scope, and voilà: You're digiscoping. Robert Wilson

Digiscoping Gear

— Here’s what you need to turn your smartphone into a powerful camera.