A bag for the shutterbug snowboarder. The DaKine Reload Photo Backpack ($239.95) carries all of your camera gear and even your snowboard too. The bag has padded, movable dividers inside the bag accommodate everything from camera bodies and lenses to socks and wool layers and even some extra gnar. Keep your equipment safe during transport, this pack is perfect for photographers on the snow looking for a convenient carry system.
The perfect choice to carry your gear on a mountain bike or just around the way. F-Stop’s Guru Day Pack ($165-$299) is ideal for a day trip or just around town with your full setup. Constructed from Rip Stop nylon and high density foam make this backpack a workhorse that stands up to abuse and features a full sized hip belt, padded shoulder straps, and adjustable sternum strap allow you to carry heavy loads easier. The bag works with F-Stop’s Small, Medium, and Hatchback ICU’s so you can use the correct ICU for the trip. Smaller ICU for less camera gear and more other stuff, or an extra ICU for all Camera gear.
Take your video-enabled DSLR camera where you need to go. The Petrol PD332 D-SLR Cam ‘n Go Backpack ($229.95) is specifically designed for the HD-DSLR shooter that needs to carry accessories such as; mattebox, camera plate, follow focus, light, viewfinder, cables, etc. The spacious main compartment is especially contoured to fit a DSLR camera with the lens attached. Detachable internal dividers help secure contents and create pockets. There is a smaller, zippered front compartment and a removable padded neoprene pouch that provides storage space and extra protection for a personal computer with a screen up to 15″. This professional camera backpack sports a sleek practical design in striking black 900D and ballistic nylon.
A colorful and unique collection of camera bags for the prosumer photographer. Tenba’s Vector Collection ($12-$95) includes small camera pouches and top load bags for point-and-shoot cameras or an SLR camera body and one lens, plus shoulder bags and a daypack to fit larger camera systems with lenses. The bags come in striking and trendy colors such as Krypton Green, Oxygen Blue, Cadmium Red and Carbon Black. Every zipper, clip, D-ring, rain cover, lens cloth and piece of fabric is custom-dyed in three of the latest trend colors (plus black) and made to match. Tenba Vector bags are extraordinarily lightweight, and constructed of water-resistant fabrics for protection in wet weather conditions. Top Loads, Shoulder Bags and Daypacks all include Tenba’s exclusive WeatherWrap, the fastest deploying all-weather cover around, plus color-matched, microfiber lens cloths.
A reasonably priced studio-in-a-bag hauler. The BP1500 Large Backpack ($199.99), from the popular camera store Calumet Photo, is designed to help you comfortably carry ALL of your gear on your globe trotting assignments. The bag’s features include a fully adjustable suspension system with comfortably padded shoulder straps, adjustable waist belt and triple-adjustment chest strap for maximum comfort, balance and safety as well as breathable mesh fabric on the back panel and inside of shoulder straps offer added comfort and air flow. The bag also has a fully padded laptop computer storage compartment with extra padding on the bottom that can hold a laptop up to 17″ in size.
A travel bag that is everything you need it to be. The Naneu Pro Urban Gear U220 ($299.99) is a travel convertible rolling-case/backpack designed to carry all of your gear. There is a removable, customizable camera insert that protects the equipment, and a rear compartment with removable laptop sleeve that accommodates most 17″ notebook computers. The U-220 will hold a pro DSLR, such as the Nikon D3 or Canon EOS-1D Mark III, with up to a 300mm f2.8 attached, plus 4-6 additional pro lenses, an extra body and 2 flash units. The bag is made with a water-resistant, 1680 denier ballistic nylon exterior and has padded compartments. The bag features a tripod carrying system that keeps a tripod out of the way, while ensuring that it is always conveniently located. The bag has an exterior double mesh bottle pocket, and a dedicated personal audio pocket complete with headphone grommet.
Carrying this bag is no-sweat. The Clik-Elite Cloudscape Backpack ($145) is designed to allow the outdoor photographer to be prepared and comfortable on their adventurous photography missions. It’s packed with useful features such as a hydration compartment that fits an optional 3.0 Liter bladder essential for active users and an ice axe or tripod portal with tuck-away attachment cords. The bag has an interior “Marsupial” lens pouch with adjustable dividers that protects lenses, flashes, and other photo gear. The bag has a breathable harness that consists of; padded, breathable shoulder straps that provide all-day comfort with additional support from an adjustable sternum strap. A breathable back panel vents heat and moisture and a breathable, padded waist belt with bi-directional buckle comfortably cradles hips and keeps the wearer cool.
Fast access to plenty of gear. The Kate D-Light Owl-272 DL Backpack ($165.00) is designed to carry and protect a digital SLR camera with a 70-200mm lens attached, 2-6 extra lenses, personal gear and accessories. The main camera compartment is designed to be accessed from the right side to give quick and easy access to your camera. Access to the main compartment is also possible via the front pocket. The top personal effect section has access to a designated rear compartment that will hold a laptop computer with screen up to 15.4″. The bag is a stylish, functional lightweight and protective backpack which is designed to carry camera gear and everyday personal effects while be able to be converted into a useful daypack when not using or carrying a camera.
Shred and shoot. Burton’s F-Stop Pack ($224.95) brings together pro-level photography features and snowsports-specific design to give you mobility, capacity, and protection for your cameras, lenses, and accessories. A fully-padded interior is stuffed with compartments that keep your prized goods safe, and external pockets organize your other on-snow needs. A well-designed vertical board carrying system lets you hike for your next shot.
Who doesn’t need to carry two laptops and a handgun with them? The Naneu Pro Adventure Series K4F Backpack ($279.99) was designed for law enforcement, government agencies, professional videographers and field editors. A dual slot laptop compartment provides room and protection for 2 computers with a screen up to 17″. An optional removable, well-padded insert compartment can house a pro digital SLR body with up to 8 1/2″ lens attached, plus 2-3 additional short lenses, flash and other accessories on the sides is available. There is also a weapon compartment that has room for a service weapon and handcuffs.