DP Merrill: The best you got from a single battery?

Started Apr 30, 2013 | Discussions thread
fongg
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Re: DP Merrill: The best you got from a single battery?
In reply to Kendall Helmstetter Gelner, Apr 30, 2013

fongg wrote:

40+ ... Maybe it was because I preview each shot I take, and last time I was shooting under dim light, so the camera hunt a lot to focus ...

Do you turn off the camera after previewing, or do you let it go to sleep?

Just turning off the camera after each use goes a long way to helping battery life.

I normally turn it off if I know I'm not going to take the next shot soon, but I will have it on or leave it in sleep mode if I know there is a series of shots coming. But I always thought turn a camera on & off will eat up more battery as vs if I just leave it in sleep mode. Not correct?

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