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Camera Batteries, Cold Weather

Cold camera batteries, a hiker photographs around the summit of Mount Washington during the winter months in the White Mountains, New Hampshire.
Winter Photographer – White Mountains, NH

Camera Batteries, Cold Weather – How do I approach the cold weather battery issue? Most DSLRs use battery packs these days, so I am not going to attempt to describe the different types of batteries that are available. My Canons use a 7.4V lithium-Ion rechargeable battery pack, so I will be referring to them. And I am not a scientist, so I won't attempt to describe why batteries lose power in extremely cold conditions, but in short the cold temperatures drain the energy out of them.

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