Subject: Re: Inca Trail and Battery Charging
On 11/1/2017 2:11 PM, nospam wrote:
> In article<firstname.lastname@example.org>, PeterN
> <"peter,newdelete"@deleteverizon.net> wrote:
>>> meanwhile, those with digital cameras can shoot several thousand photos
>>> on a memory card the size of a postage stamp, and in some cases, on a
>>> single battery charge.
>> I suppose you know Which camera they use, and whether they shoot only in
> absolutely. why would you think otherwise?
>> Good quality high capacity cards are not cheap.
> compared to another trip, yes they are.
>> I would find out at
>> which points there are provisions for back ups to the cloud. I would get
>> no higher capacity cards than they estimate will be shooting in one day,
>> + a fudge factor of 25%. Bring as many cards, as days they will be away
>> from a place where they can backup to the cloud.
> i suppose you know how fast the internet service is, that it won't be
> overloaded when you want to use it, what computer they have and what
> version operating system is installed.
>> As I see it power for batteries is the biggest problem. Depending on
>> their camera's battery usage, figure battery usage per day, and bring
>> bring enough batteries to get them to the charging station furthest from
>> the preceding station. While there is a fair amount of planning
> actually, very little planning.
>> it is worth doing so.
> that's the whole point.
Your creative snipping does not make it clear that you made the
statement I responded to.
Our other comments are obviously intended to start an argument. Sorry I