Re: Good camera for non- pro uses
- William Ellis wrote:
> Howard,Not really kept a record, but around 100 ~ 150 shots only. But then I'm
> What kind of batteries are you using and what kind of life do you get
> per charge?
always using the monitor etc.
- ????? Bob:
> Emily L. Ferguson wrote:I have a G5 that has similar battery as the G7
>> But for a regular P&S type camera I think AAs should be a purchasing
>> criterion, personally.
> I agree.
> But high capacity Lithium Ion cells can be made in physically small
> packages and P&Sers generally look for small size cameras. The life of
> a charge on a Lithium Ion cell lasts long enough that some people
> forget to charge the thing when going to an event. Then "too bad so
> sad the battery is dead!!"
> Two Christmases ago a friend wanted to buy a P&S for his son who was
> starting a construction company and would be using it to photograph
> his projects. He asked which of a group I would buy and why. The two I
> selected had AA cells for power, a plus in this application because AA
> cells are available almost everywhere.
I like the fact that this battery fit my EOS 5D and vise versa
The same with the CF card not to mention the EX580 flash.