Li-ion rechargeable 14.4 volt
V-MOUNT batteries in 50 and
80 watt-hour capacities. Very light-weight, featuring optional "gas gauge" capacity indication.
Photo shows VL-4 AMS charger, with E-50 and E-80 batteries mounted for charging, 136 watt-hour ACCUMULATOR battery and controls in pouch, with 30-watt solar panel in background. Call for more details, pricing and delivery.
and only from
Automated Media Systems
A charger for these batteries that runs directly from 11-16 volts DC, solar power, vehicles, etc.
Using Expedition Batteries?
John Spoerer of National
Geographic used Expo batteries
on several projects, including; "Croc
Smoke Jumpers", and "Out
Rob Meyer of Nova used a custom built
solar system with a whopping big 1500 watt inverter! The
team went on location in Tibet filming a documentary on Tibetan Art.
University of Colorado at Boulder did a documentary about fourth
generation Norwegian Sheepherders. He used one of our solar systems.
Ben Crane used Expo batteries and a solar system on two projects;
a documentary on migrating herds of caribou and in Afghanistan.
Professional Lavalier Microphone for the DVC Camcorder
We now offer a hardwired microphone for attachment to the subject. This is a vast improvement from the camera microphone. In Audio, mic location is key to good sound. The camera is never the best place for the mic.
Powering for Film and Video
experience over several years with solar charger applications for
IMAX and Nova crews have resulted in the creation of a photovoltaic
solar electric power system, perfect for
recharging film and video batteries and powering basecamp equipment
in remote environments. Three basic models ranging in size from
backpack to permanent basecamp are available for sale or rental.
The 12 volt standard is compatible with common auto, boat, and RV
Batteries boldly go where others fail: in bitter cold and harsh
conditions, when you're miles from a wall socket, when you just
can't be bothered with re-chargeables. Pound for pound, SO2 lithium-powered
Expedition Batteries provide eight times the energy of NiCads. Compact,
lightweight and disposable, Expedition Batteries increase mobility
and power everything from ARRI cameras to satellite phones.