Leica's durable and compact Monovid Monocular ($500) is as versatile as they come. The Monovid features a water- and fog-proof nitrogen purged aluminum construction that resist the elements and provide protection against shock. Fully equipped with Leica optics, this monocular is ideal for 8x magnification of object at distances as close as 9.8 inches as well as watching the game from nosebleed seat.