Excerpt: I'm very happy with my MB-D14 battery power pack,the build quality is superb and having that extra backup power is good, when attached to my D610 it looks and feels like it's part of the camera it really is perfect for shooting in portrait mode.It does add a little more weight ( less than one pound) which shouldn't be an issue for most users, having the command dials, shutter release and AEL control at your fingertips is perfect.
Excerpt: I like the D 200 battery lay out the best for the battery power grip.Two in the grip.The fact this only has one and you have to take off the grip from body to get to other battery brings it down a 1/2 pointThe wheels of command are very good.The joy stick function are very good but if made from the same rubbers as command wheels instead of hard plastic would be much nicer.The shape of thumb rest is as comfortable as camera body.If I keep a extra battery at hand the...
Excerpt: I love the extra grip this thing gives you. The vertical shutter release and the second command dial are wonderful. The tray for AA batteries is a nice addition as well. I was a bit concerned about carrying my D610 with a 70-200 lens on a strap connected to the bottom of the battery pack. There is just enough movement with all that weight to give you a momentary fright.
Excerpt: The D90 stored both batteries in the power pack. This one stores only one, and the other is IN the camera body. This means if you ever need to charge that IN-body battery, you have to remove the power pack. Not very efficient. Nikon should have stayed with the D90 design.