For as long as most of us can remember, alkaline batteries have been the battery of choice in wireless microphones. Good practice was to start each production with a fresh set of batteries to prevent wireless failure. However, the price and environmental costs grew too high and now lithium-ion batteries have become more popular in modern wireless mics.
Litepanels, a maker of LED lights, and Anton/Bauer, a manufacturer of battery systems, have partnered to release a runtime chart that allows users of Litepanels products to determine how long their lights will operate when paired with Anton/Bauer batteries.
The upcoming feature film “Maine,” which details the journey of a married woman from Spain to reclaim her identity while hiking solo through the Appalachian Trail, was shot with a Panasonic VariCam LT 4K cinema camcorder
A major new development in battery technology promises to store more energy and allow thousands more recharges than with today’s cells.
At NAB New York, Core SWX will introduce the new Fleet D Battery Charger, a two-position charger designed for ENG and mobile video production.
When Gerrit Piechowski and his Berlin-based Modest Department made a documentary on the European cycling event, Rad Race Tour De’Italia, he used Core SWX Hypercore batteries for the nearly 1,000 mile race.