On Camera Light mod – Part 2

The completed package, off the camera

The completed package, off the camera

In this part, we finish off the camcorder light. When I left you, i had just finished the top part of the light.

Now we need to wire up the battery pack and everything, then we are done.

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On Camera Light mod – Part 1

The Light in its unmodified state

The Light in its unmodified state

I have had a light from an old panasonic video camera kicking around here for a while. Originally,  my plan was to swap the 12v bulb in it for a 6v one, and connect it to a 6v SLA battery i have, which originally came out of a cheap rechargable spotlight.

Then i had the idea of combining a cheap LED torch i had  around, and the camera light. that would allow me to use much smaller batterys, and possibly even make the battery pack camera mountable

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