In a message dated 3/24/2006 11:39:37 A.M. Central Standard Time,
1) Does it add a lot of weight?
2) Does the extra button make vertical shots much nicer?
And it is about extra battery power for auto focus, not having to change
batteries, etc. I bought mine shortly after getting my e-1 and it has hardly
been off the body since then. Others may have a different experience, however
I think it is essential. Bill Barber
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