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Why do you use a grip?

ScottChapin

Powder Springs/ATL, US
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ScottChapin Moderator Awarded for his high level skills in various areas, including Aviation and Birds Photography Charter Member
Sat 07-Apr-12 02:17 AM

I like it for vertical shots, so I don't have to reach around the camera to get to the shutter release. The extra weight helps stabilize the camera. It raises the eye level on a tripod, which is nice, since I'm 6' tall. I don't have to slave over battery maintenance, charging them all the time.

Scott Chapin
Powder Springs, GA, USA

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