Original post by: Mike Taylor ,
I’m assuming that you’ve moved the retaining clip to the side. Have you done this with the camera held as you would be shooting? This would allow gravity to let the battery to fall out. You may try giving the camera a sharp thump with your free hand with the camera upright so the battery can fall out. Again, make sure the retaining clip is out of the way first. Try this [https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=utjuVOVvkh0|video].