Portable photo storage

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1. Posted by JRO_2005 (First Time Poster 1 posts) 19y Star this if you like it!

Hi ppl how is everyone. To get to the point im looking to options when it comes to portable photo storage on my upcoming trip to nepal. the main problem is that laptops need mains power to recharge and the same is true for all the photo wallets i have seen, so my main question to all you out there is apart from carrying several (or seventy, LOL)cards does any have a sugesstion. im spending 26 days in 'wilderness' so i need something that runs on AA or AAA batteries as i see it?

2. Posted by erasmus (Budding Member 10 posts) 19y Star this if you like it!

I have the same problem I am planning a trip to greece main land and the greek islands for 5 weeks but I do not know how to do with the pictures, I was thinking about buying a I pod is possible using a special tool that I have heard to transfer pictures from the camera inside the Ipod but bebore I guess I need to buy a I pod I will let you know, keep me updated.....

3. Posted by georgep (Respected Member 201 posts) 19y Star this if you like it!

Theire are several special photostorage tools on the market.

I personaly take my laptop. I use an OLD toshiba Libretto laptop (with a bigger disk in it of course), it's small (like a vhs tape) and the batterij last me long enough for most of my trips.

About the IPOD option i would say keep away from that sollution. The cable that they made for this transfer (made by belkin) works BUT it's realy slow and eats batteries.

Maybe try to post a simular message at the digital photo website www.dpreview.com i am sure that they can give you some more options.


4. Posted by Disgolf (Budding Member 6 posts) 18y Star this if you like it!

check out my post on this forum it might help:

5. Posted by Twoism (Budding Member 4 posts) 18y Star this if you like it!

Hey, this is what I Plan on buying for my next trip:


It doesn't run on AA batteries though, internal Li-ion battery.

6. Posted by Daver141 (Respected Member 117 posts) 18y Star this if you like it!

I am not sure what it is called, or who made by, but when I was in alaska I saw a roll up solar panel with hookups for most electronic gear. Not sure how well it works, but something for you to ponder on

7. Posted by chef_trekR (Budding Member 17 posts) 18y Star this if you like it!

Reware has this http://www.rewarestore.com/product/020010001.html

It may be worth considering.

Also to go with that you might check out this http://www.addonics.com/products/mfr/aemfr842d.asp

Just a thought.