Quote Originally Posted by roteague
When I bought my N80, I insisted on getting the optional battery pack with it. The camera was just too small for my hands without it. It balances the camera quite nicely, and has the additional advantage of coverting the camera to AA batteries (4ea).

No aurgument intended at all, was just voiceing my opinion that is all it is, just my opinion, the camera don't fit the way I shoot, or my hands, but I know there are a great many out there that it does...