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kberntsen Sep 15, 2006 4:24 PM

Okay so I've had the 7D for a week or two now. I've been picking it up and playing with all the settings, getting used to flipping the dials and knobs on the go. (I hope I never have to go back to a menu driven camera) Seems to me that my 5D did a little better on the power management side. Not that I'm complaining, I've got 4 batteries so if the price I have to pay for the benefits of the 7D is fewer shots per battery then so be it.

Any of you with both bodies noticed the same?

cope Sep 15, 2006 5:08 PM

Ken, I play around with both of mine, and I haven't noticed that. Some things I have done is turn off the instant playback and cut down the time on other screens. BTW, I saw yesterday that B&H had the KM batteries for $19.99. Don't know if they still have them, but that's getting down to clone prices.


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