Charge of the Light Brigade

Many of you guys are using rechargeable batteries for your flashes, so I thought I would pass along a link posted by Strobist reader Marc Lacoste on the Flickr Strobist discussion board.

He suggests visiting Battery University to learn basic (and advanced) knowledge about the use, care and feeding of the various types of NiMH's, NiCads, Lith-Ions and the like.

There's lots of cool info there. but Marc has gone one further by creating a comparison chart to help you decide. All of the batteries on Marc's chart are available from

Thanks, Marc!


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