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Vello BG-C2.2 Battery Grip for Canon 5D Mark II

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Vello BG-C2.2 Battery Grip for Canon 5D Mark II
Key Features
  • Comfort and Control in Vertical Position
  • Vertical Position Shutter Release Button
  • Vertical Position Control Buttons & Dial
  • Holds Up to Two LP-E6 Batteries
The BG-C2.2 Battery Grip for Canon 5D Mark II from Vello is a battery grip designed for use specifically with the Canon EOS 5D Mark II Digital SLR camera, and accepts one or two Canon LP-E6 batteries. With two batteries installed, your shooting time is effectively doubled. Moreover, when one battery is drained, it can be removed and recharged while you continue shooting with the other battery. In addition, the BG-C2.2 can utilize 6 AA batteries (alkaline, Ni-MH, lithium or nickel-manganese) and comes with a battery tray designed to hold the AA batteries as well as one for the LP-E6 batteries.

The design of a battery grip offers a comfortable and secure way in which to hold your DSLR, especially in the vertical position. And the BG-C2.2 comes with an alternate shutter release button, AF start button, AF point selection, AE lock/FE lock button, multi-function button and main dial to facilitate shooting when held vertically. The BG-C2.2 features an anti-slip rubber grip to further improve handling, a tripod socket to mount your camera directly to a tripod and a wonderful touch: a holder for the camera's battery door so as not to lose it when the battery grip is installed. 

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Vello BG-C2.2 Overview

The BG-C2.2 Battery Grip for Canon 5D Mark II from Vello is a battery grip designed for use specifically with the Canon EOS 5D Mark II Digital SLR camera, and accepts one or two Canon LP-E6 batteries. With two batteries installed, your shooting time is effectively doubled. Moreover, when one battery is drained, it can be removed and recharged while you continue shooting with the other battery. In addition, the BG-C2.2 can utilize 6 AA batteries (alkaline, Ni-MH, lithium or nickel-manganese) and comes with a battery tray designed to hold the AA batteries as well as one for the LP-E6 batteries.

The design of a battery grip offers a comfortable and secure way in which to hold your DSLR, especially in the vertical position. And the BG-C2.2 comes with an alternate shutter release button, AF start button, AF point selection, AE lock/FE lock button, multi-function button and main dial to facilitate shooting when held vertically. The BG-C2.2 features an anti-slip rubber grip to further improve handling, a tripod socket to mount your camera directly to a tripod and a wonderful touch: a holder for the camera's battery door so as not to lose it when the battery grip is installed. 

Note:
Batteries sold separately.
Compatible with the Canon 5D Mark II Digital SLR camera.
Includes a secondary shutter release button, AF start button, AF point selection, AE lock/FE lock button, multi function button, and main dial.
Accepts up to 2 LP-E6 batteries to effectively double the camera's battery life.
The included AA battery holder allows you to use 6 AA batteries (alkaline, Ni-MH, lithium or nickel-manganese) for added convenience.
Features anti-slip rubber gripping and a securely locking battery chamber door.
Contains a camera battery door holder to store the camera's battery chamber door when the grip is mounted.

Vello BG-C2.2 Specs

Battery Type
2x Battery Pack (LP-E6)
Tripod Mounting Thread
1/4"-20
Operating Temperature
32 to 104°F / 0 to 40°C
Dimensions (L x W x H)
5.9 x 4.5 x 3.3" / 14.9 x 11.4 x 8.3 cm
Weight
9.4 oz / 266.4 g
Packaging Info
Package Weight
1.05 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH)
6.2 x 5 x 3.6"

Vello BG-C2.2 Reviews

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question

Does this work on 5D mark III? Thanks
Asked by: Wenle W.
Sorry no. You will need this one: Vello BG-C9 Battery Grip for Canon 5D Mark III, 5DS, & 5DS R B&H # VEBGC9.
Answered by: Dennis A L.
Date published: 2018-08-28

question

What's the difference between this and the non .2 version?
Asked by: Hans
The BG-C2.2 is a newer model which replaces the older BG-C2. The BG-C2.2 offers an improved design and provides easier access to the battery chamber and a better latch to keep the battery tray secured.
Answered by: Andrea O.
Date published: 2018-08-28

question

Has anyone had success trying to use this with the 5D Mark IV?
Asked by: James
No, According to B&H and Vello, the correct battery grip for the 5D Mark IV is the Vello BG-C14.
Answered by: Greg G.
Date published: 2018-08-28

question

Can this grip be use with Canon 7D?
Asked by: Anonymous
No it will not work. Sorry.
Answered by: JOE F.
Date published: 2018-08-28

question

CAN THE WATSON BATTERY BE USED WITH THE CANON BATTERY?
Asked by: Anonymous
Yes the Watson LPE-6 Battery will be compatible in this battery grip.
Answered by: Alex S.
Date published: 2018-08-28

question

Hello, Will this product BG-C2.2 battery grip for canon 5D Mark II by Vello function properly, with full functionality. Thanks
Asked by: Anonymous
Yes, the Vello BG-C2.2 Battery Grip for Canon 5D Mark II is fully compatible for use with the Canon EOS 5D Mark II DSLR camera.
Answered by: Manzell L.
Date published: 2018-08-28

question

Does it have a tripod mount?
Asked by: Anonymous
The Vello BG-C2.2 Battery Grip for Canon 5D Mark II does have a standard -20 thread on the bottom for mounting it to a tripod, yes.
Answered by: Christina S.
Date published: 2018-08-28
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