Battery Grip

Discussion in 'Digital SLR' started by M J Wyllie, Aug 18, 2010.

  1. M J Wyllie

    M J Wyllie Guest

    Hi, I posted some questions here a couple of months ago regarding 3rd party battery grips. I finally
    bit the bullet & bought one for my 450D. It arrived yesterday, I put 2 batteries in it & put it on
    the camera. So far, it works fine! All the buttons & dials do their jobs, except for an on/off
    switch, which doesn't seem to do anything so I just leave it off.

    For $39.99, I think I can live with that!
    M J Wyllie, Aug 18, 2010
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    eatmorepies Guest

    It might control the second shutter release button - if the grip has one.
    It's the shutter release you use when holding the camera in portrait mode.

    eatmorepies, Aug 18, 2010
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  3. M J Wyllie

    M J Wyllie Guest

    Yep, found out last night that's exactly what it does! Thanks "eatmorepies", for the info!
    M J Wyllie, Aug 21, 2010
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