SoBe
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Camera Bag Recommendations

Wed Oct 20, 2004 11:11 pm

The multitude of bags available is very difficult to sort through.

I've been looking at the Adorama and B&H websites.

Does anyone have any recommendations on a backpack style outfit? Hauling around a regular bag last weekend with only moderate weight still gave my back some fits. I am guessing that a backpack would be better for weight distribution.

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Michael
 
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RE: Camera Bag Recommendations

Thu Oct 21, 2004 12:06 am

Delsey make good cases along with Samsonite...

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RE: Camera Bag Recommendations

Thu Oct 21, 2004 12:20 am

Once again i recommend Crumpler bags.

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RE: Camera Bag Recommendations

Thu Oct 21, 2004 1:14 am

You can get some nice Canon bags...i have one and everything fits!

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RE: Camera Bag Recommendations

Thu Oct 21, 2004 7:25 am

I think the most important thing is, what do you need to carry? And are you looking for fancy (Crumpler) or just plain protection? (Lowepro)
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RE: Camera Bag Recommendations

Thu Oct 21, 2004 7:51 am

http://www.nextag.com/buyer/productm.jsp?nxtg=3eed7d_9BE44E4B5408EA9F&product=16230452&template=2p

I just bought this one. Its rather large, but, its comfortable and will not have a problem holding my ever expanding collection.
 
SoBe
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RE: Camera Bag Recommendations

Thu Oct 21, 2004 8:24 am

Thanks everyone for the input.

Sorry, I have to admit that I did not do a search for past topics.

I'm looking for a bag to carry 2 bodies and 3-5 lenses. Comfort and functionality being the most important qualities. I will check the recommendations already posted and I welcome any others.

Cheers,
Michael
 
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RE: Camera Bag Recommendations

Thu Oct 21, 2004 11:02 pm

Crumpler = the ultimate in style but not exactly the most practical either

Lowepro do some good ones buy they look bulky.

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RE: Camera Bag Recommendations

Fri Oct 22, 2004 2:29 am

I've got a Tamrac Expedition 4 backpack. It suits my current needs perfectly. Plus you can buy addiotional accessories to attach. It proved good on my recent trip.
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RE: Camera Bag Recommendations

Fri Oct 22, 2004 4:51 am

I would highly recommend a backback! A lot more comfortable to carry around than a normal one IMO!

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RE: Camera Bag Recommendations

Fri Oct 22, 2004 4:55 am

I think backpacks are nice for travel and when you need to carry the gear for longer periods of time, but when you want to have fast access to the gear a shoulder bag is better.

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