Aputure battery grip is designed for digital SLR camera design of multifunctional battery handle,it can be loaded into the lithium battery,or AA batteries. The battery handle with a longitudinal shifting wheel,AE / lock button,and the longitudinal position of the AF box selection buttons,so you in the vertical shoot when more convenient and stable.
The Power Grip is powerful,versatile,and comfortable.
It extends the battery life of your DSLR camera,it offers a secondary shutter release button for vertical and portrait shooting,and includes special function buttons for more shooting options.
It comes with a tripod mounting thread as well.
The item you purchased is a Pro Battery Grip for Nikon D5000.
It has a built in vertical shutter release button, and can hold two EN-EL9 rechargeable battery packs. Additionally,it comes with a signal transferring cable with which you will be able to use a shutter release.
Add a Vertical-grip shutter button (you need to contact the cable that we offered with the camera), convenient for Vertical Shot.
Hold two EN-EL9 batteries to double your shooting time.
Significantly improves stability.
Very suit for portrait shot
Tripod screw mount
No main control dial wheel and exposure control dial function
With half press focusing function.
Attaching to the camera
Please turn off the camera.
Open the camera’s battery chamber;detach the chamber cover in 35 angles carefully.
In case of battery falling down,please keep the battery chamber cover up during this step.
Insert the grip’s electrical contacts part into the camera’s battery chamber and insert the battery chamber cover into the camera battery chamber cover storage slot on D5000.
Align the attachment screw with the camera’s tripod socket and then turn the attach/detach knob to tighten securely if there is some space left,please reattach the battery grip.
Connect the signal cable to the battery cable connecting socket and D5000 camera cable control socket.
Turn on the camera,and make sure that the camera’s LCD displays the necessary information.
To dispatch the battery grip,reverse the above steps accordingly. Please turn off the camera before dispatching the battery grip.
1X BP-D5000 Battery Grip
1X Connecting line
1X User Manual