Fast Thunderbolt Disk Docking Station The RocketStor 5212 is the first Thunderbolt disk-docking station on the market. It’s a dual-bay dock that can simultaneously handle 3.5″ and 2.5″ disks of up to 4 TB each. Made of white ABS plastic, the RocketStor 5212’s one Thunderbolt port dictates that the unit sits at the end of [...]
Solid-State Drives (SSDs) are finally improving in quality and dropping in price to bring stunningly fast performance in a small package (not too different in size than an iPhone 5). Even after testing a number of storage brands and models that feature SSD drives, I wasn’t prepared for the unreal speed of OWC’s Envoy Pro EX: It’s a portable SSD solution that outperforms the desktop SSDs.
Manfrotto’s Magic Arm has become standard issue grip equipment for photographers seeking a flexible, durable, jack-of-all-trades solution that MacGyver would be proud of. Fans of the Magic Arm are going to love Manfrotto’s new Snake Arm, an innovative, compact, reimagined take on the flexible grip arm.
No photography gear I know of chews through AA batteries more quickly than external flashes. These little technological marvels are awesome, but their onboard power and recycle times can quickly become frustrating. Until now, auxiliary power solutions have been bulky, expensive battery packs that can be burdensome to carry or securely attach.