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Tenba unveils Packlite Travel Bag lineup, ‘the world’s first packable, self-stowing camera bag’

 
 

Tenba has announced its new lineup of Packlite Travel Bags, deeming them ‘the world’s first packable, self-stowing camera bag.’

As the name suggests, Packlite Travel Bags are small camera bags that can be folded up and stored inside other bags until called upon. When needed, Packlite bags can then be taken out and used...

Lowepro launches Echelon, a luxurious lineup of premium camera bags

 
 

Yesterday, Lowepro announced Echelon, a new, limited-edition lineup of luxury camera bags. Sleek in design and constructed of premium materials, the Echelon lineup marks Lowepro’s first endeavor into the high-end bag market.

The Echelon lineup is offered as a three-piece collection and consists of a roller for...

Hip style, enhanced ergonomics and ingenious features elevate these 10 camera bags to a new level

 
 

Camera bags have undergone a notable transformation over the past five years or so. The best ones are now precision engineered products designed with extensive hands-on input from end-users, and precisely targeted at specific user niches. The profusion of new large, medium, and compact-sized DSLRs and compact system...

LowePro puts camera bag through serious abuse, pops some bubbly to celebrate its success


 
 

Ever wondered whether your camera bag is giving your expensive gear as much protection as you'd hope? Bag maker LowePro has just published a video testing out the Pro Roller X-Series AW camera bag that may provide some reassurance. In the clip, the company's representatives are seen dropping, throwing and kicking...

Lowepro refreshes rolling camera bags, largest model fits most of a human body

 
 

Lowepro has updated its line of extra large roller bags, with the Pro Roller x-series AW. Available in three sizes, internal volumes range from 25 to 49 liters. By our calculations, the largest bag has sufficient internal volume to fit 0.74 standard human bodies, at least enough for a moderately-sized torso.

In all...

The Camera Bag: Think Tank Photo’s massive, new Logistics Manager 30 is big enough to haul all your photo gear

 
 

Think Tank Photo's newest addition to their line is an enormous, wheeled bag suitable for carting just about every piece of gear you own out to a shoot with you. The new Logistics Manager 30 is a $500 rolling gear bag, with more than 3,500 cubic inches of storage. It features an expansive inner with customizable layout;...

The Camera Bag: Think Tank Photo unveils new bag collection for mirrorless cameras

 
 

Think Tank Photo's timing couldn't be better for the launch of its latest camera bag collection. The California-based company just unveiled its new Mirrorless Mover line of bags, designed specifically for small, mirrorless-style digital cameras. The announcement comes on the same day as Olympus took the wraps off its new...

Imaging Resource 2012 Holiday Gift Guide: Printers, scanners, accessories and more

We kicked off our holiday gift-giving roundup yesterday with a selection of the best cameras and lenses for the photographer-friend in your life, but what to do if they're already happy with their photographic setup?

That's where Part Two of our 2012 Holiday Gift Guide comes in. We've gathered a healthy selection of photo gifts to choose from...

Think Tank Photo launches MindShift Gear nature photography bag company; intros world’s first rotating outdoor backpack

 
 

Think Tank Photo, the popular urban photography bag company, is taking a step into the great outdoors. The company announced today it is launching a new brand called MindShift Gear, which will focus on outdoor/nature backpacks.

As part of the MindShift Gear launch, a new backpack called the rotation180° professional...

The Camera Bag: Rolling suitcase that looks like R2D2 from Star Wars

Ok, this doesn't exactly have anything to do with photography but it would make a very cool gift for anyone with a Star Wars fixation (and that includes many photographers we know).

 
 

We're getting ready to fly to Europe for the photokina show in Germany next week and while a rolling suitcase that looks like R2D2 might...

The Camera Bag: Think Tank’s Retrospective 7 Shoulder Bag Looks Like a Great Fit for Street Shooters

We have camera bags up the wazoo but the ones we grab when we're in a hurry tend to have two things in common: they're relatively small and they're inconspicuous. Think Tank Photo, one of our favorite bag companies, just announced it will be releasing a new bag in May called the Retrospective 7 and it seems to fit those discrete characteristics.

Available in three...