Understanding Electronics Inside and Out

  • Nature Photographers, Here Are 4 Top Tips for Getting a Longer Life from Your Camera Batteries

    20 June 2016

    If you're a nature photographer, you probably spend a lot of time out with your camera waiting patiently for that perfect shot. Finally, that animal you've been stalking comes into shot just when your camera batteries die. You dive into your bag looking for the spares you've brought along, but the time it takes to change them is too long, and the animal has gone. There are small things you can do to prolong the life of your batteries, so you don't have to miss those much-desired shots.

  • Ramp Up Energy Savings Using LED Lights

    9 June 2016

    It is no secret that lighting within homes constitutes a big portion of your energy bills. For many people who use solar energy as an alternative source of energy, lighting the home at night may not fully benefit from such energy saving schemes. This is because incandescent lights and other types of bulbs draw huge amounts of electricity just to keep your home lit. Fortunately, LED lights are breaking out fast into the market for home use as well.