r180° Panorama Camera Backpack

A feature-filled bag that allows access to essentials without taking it off

Great design solves problems. For wandering photographers—whether hiking in the mountains or exploring a new city on foot—the on-again-off-again issue of accessing camera gear from backpacks always lingers. California-based Mindshift Gear caught the attention of the photo community with their 2012 Kickstarter campaign for a bag design that promised to solve this problem. Now, two years later, the r180° Panorama is the final refinement of …

The Roamographer by HoldFast

A handmade, Bison leather camera bag with a modular interior for the discerning, traveling photographer

Camera bags often call to mind cheap nylon, regrettable color choices and logos that look like something from a forgotten Windows ’98 software suite. Luckily over the past few years camera accessories have gone the way of craftsmanship, with quality leather straps worthy of the most pristine Leica M3s to state-of-the-art SLRs. The Roamographer bag from HoldFast is the next great camera bag for the …

Perspectiv Daypack by Thule

Schlep gear with ease in a new backcountry camera bag

From roof racks to bike bags, Thule knows how to schlepp in style. If it needs to be hauled, lugged or carried, there’s a good chance that the Swedish company has a solution to get your gear from the garage to the great outdoors. Their latest release is a series of camera bags that range from messenger style to daypacks, all unified under a streamlined …