The popular digiscoping adapter from SWAROVSKI OPTIK is now also available for the iPhone®*8. The PA-i8 is used to attach SWAROVSKI OPTIK spotting scopes and binoculars to your iPhone*, instantly turning it into a telephoto zoom lens – the perfect partnership for taking effortless, enchanting close-ups.

The combination of iPhone*, adapter and long-range optics allows you to capture those special moments in high-quality photos and videos, and then quickly and easily share them with your friends. The adapter from SWAROVSKI OPTIK can be purchased from authorised specialist retailers, as well as at WWW.SWAROVSKIOPTIK.COM.

The new SWAROVSKI OPTIK PA-i8 adapter makes the world of digiscoping accessible to iPhone* 8 owners and the suitable adapter rings are available for a wide variety of SWAROVSKI OPTIK spotting scopes and binoculars. You can connect the PA-i8 quickly and easily by attaching the correct ring to the relevant eyepiece cup. If the adapter ring is removed again after digiscoping, the remaining aluminium frame provides elegant, top-quality, and rugged protection for your iPhone* in everyday use.

Flexible combination options
The adapter enables the iPhone* 8 to be combined with the following binoculars and spotting scopes from SWAROVSKI OPTIK: CL Companion, EL family (32, 42, 50), EL Range, SLC family (42, 56), ATX / STX / BTX, ATS / STS, and ATM / STM. All the iPhone’s* operating features are available while using the adapter and the specially designed strap ensures the iPhone* is secure.

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Photo caption:
Image 1: SWAROVSKI OPTIK’s new PA-i8 attaches SWAROVSKI OPTIK spotting scopes and binoculars to the iPhone* 8.
Image 2: Suitable adapter rings are available for a wide variety of SWAROVSKI OPTIK spotting scopes and binoculars.
Image 3: The new SWAROVSKI OPTIK PA-i8 digiscoping adapter for iPhone* 8.

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SWAROVSKI OPTIK, headquartered in Absam, Tyrol, is part of the Swarovski group of companies. Founded in 1949, the Austrian company specialises in the development and manufacturing of long-range optical instruments of the highest precision in the premium segment of the market. The binoculars, spotting scopes, rifle scopes, and optronic instruments are products of choice for demanding users. The company’s success is based on its innovative strength, the quality and intrinsic value of its products, and their functional and esthetic design. The appreciation of nature is an essential part of its company philosophy and is reflected commendably in its environment-friendly production and its long-term commitment to selected nature conservation projects. The turnover in 2017 was 146.3 million euros (2016: 140 million euros), with an export ratio of 91%. The company has around 950 employees.

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