The VG-XT 1 Vertical Battery Grip for the Fuji X-T1 allows the user to hold the camera vertically with a more confident and comfortable grip. It also supports an auxiliary NP-W126 battery, allowing enough charge for approximately 700 frames when used in combination with the cameras battery. The grip is equipped with a shutter release button, twin command dials, AE-L , AF-L and Focus Assist buttons. Intuitive design puts all the controls where your fingers expect them to be. The tripod mounting socket is located in line with the camera's optical axis. The grip is weather and dust resistant.