Battery

ZGCINE new X Series V-Mount Batteries have a larger IPS display and quick charging

Feb 5, 2024
Sagiv Gilburd

ZGCINE announced the ZGCINE X series, a new V-mount battery series. The series includes three different batteries: the ZG-X50 ($149), ZG-X99 ($219) and ZG-X160 ($279),…

The Jupio Tri-Charge is the most advanced Nikon/Canon/Sony charger on the market

Dec 6, 2023
John Aldred

This is an interesting and very useful-looking tool. It’s called the Jupio x Pr1me Gear Tri-Charge, and it’s a triple battery charger for Nikon, Canon…

The Hobolite LiteDock is a power solution for the stylish photographer

Nov 10, 2023
Sagiv Gilburd

Do you not like dangling batteries? Do you hate the idea of getting a camera cage just to mount a bigger battery? It seems Hobolite…

SmallRig VB99 pro mini v-mount battery announced

Oct 18, 2023
Udi Tirosh

Over at IBC 2023, we got a sneak preview of SmallRig’s new VB99 Pro mini V Mount battery, now the battery is released, and more…

Smallrig’s newest batteries with big power

Sep 17, 2023
Alex Baker

It’s not especially glamorous, but it’s something that, as photographers and videographers, we all obsess over. That issue is battery power, or often a lack…

Powering video lights with power banks – a tutorial

Jul 9, 2023
Udi Tirosh

It is now possible to run a complete set of video lights using nothing but power banks to save cost and space.

Use these eight tips to extend battery life in your mirrorless camera

Jun 28, 2023
John Aldred

One of the things that plagued mirrorless cameras for years – and probably a big reason why Nikon and Canon took so long to jump…

SmallRig PowerADC brings USB charging to Canon, Sony and Fujifilm batteries

Jun 7, 2023
John Aldred

SmallRig has announced its new PowerADC battery system. The system is kicking off with three different batteries for Canon, Sony and Fujifilm. Naturally, these are…

Amazon suing its own marketplace for selling fake camera batteries

May 15, 2023
Alex Baker

Amazon marketplace has been selling counterfeit Canon batteries and chargers, apparently. Amazon.com and Canon USA have issued a joint lawsuit against the companies selling fake…

Core SWX announces Apex360, their new massive 367Wh V-Mount batteries for high-power LED lights

Dec 15, 2022
John Aldred

Core SWX has announced their new massive Apex360 batteries. These are 367 Watt Hour batteries that are capable of delivering up to 24 Amps of…