New Bags From Think Tank Photo

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New camera bags from Think Tank Photo include the Signature Series shoulder bags, great for urban street photography, and the Airport TakeOff V2.0, which converts from an airport roller to a backpack in the field.

The Signature Series shoulder bags are an update of the classic shoulder bag. The Signature 10 ($250) holds a standard-sized DSLR with 3 to 4 prime lenses and accessories or a complete mirrorless camera system with 3-4 lenses and accessories, plus a 10” tablet fits inside a dedicated compartment. The Signature 13 ($280, pictured, in slate gray) holds a standard-sized DSLR with mid-range zoom attached, plus 2–3 additional lenses, and a 13” laptop fits inside a dedicated compartment. The outer fabric is treated for protection against the elements.

Learn more about the Signature Shoulder Bags

The versatile Airport TakeOff V2.0 ($369) can be converted from a roller to a backpack. The update is 15% lighter and fits most U.S. domestic and international airline carry-on requirements. All exterior fabric has a durable water-repellent coating. Internal dimensions are 13” W x 18.5” H x 5.3– 6.8” D, and exterior dimensions are 14” W x 21” H x 8” D.

Learn more about the Airport TakeOff V2.0

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See the full press releases below:

Think Tank Photo’s New “Signature” Camera Bag Series Features Advanced Fabrics For A Modernized Classic Shoulder Bag

Santa Rosa, Calif. – The Signature Series from Think Tank is a modernized version of the classic shoulder bag. Whether one is a young urban professional or corporate photographer, the Signature shoulder bag is as fashionable as it is functional. Hand sewn, advanced fabrics blend weather protection and durability with the classic feel of fine wool. Genuine leather detailing and metal hardware adds character and stands up to the rigors of daily use.

“The new Signature Series features a modern fabric that is soft to the touch and yet is durable,” said Doug Murdoch, Think Tank Photo’s CEO and lead designer. “In addition, the zippered flap provides full closure and security to the main compartment, or tucks away when not in use. It is a next generation design for today’s discerning photographer.”

KEY FEATURES

Dedicated laptop/tablet compartment: Signature 10 fits a 10” tablet; Signature 13 fits a 13” laptop

Secure clasps on front flap with one-handed operation

Dedicated phone pocket fits up to an iPhone 6s+ or S7 Edge

Wide handle pass-through for attaching to rolling luggage

Large front pocket for an extra strobe, rain cover or small book

Long, cushioned neoprene shoulder pad positions easily when worn cross-body

Zippered front pocket provides security for small items and includes a built-in organizer for pens and business cards

Quilted velex dividers can be customized to fit gear

Shorter dividers can be made into shelves to stack short lenses and primes

Dividers and bottom foam can be removed for a completely collapsible bag

Although the bag’s outer fabric is treated with water resistant coating, a seam-sealed rain cover is included for downpour conditions

GEAR CAPACITY

Signature  10

1 standard size DSLR with 3–4 prime lenses and accessories

A complete Mirrorless camera system with 3–4 lenses and accessories

10” tablet fits inside a dedicated compartment

Signature 13

1 standard-size DSLR with mid-range zoom attached plus 2–3 additional lenses

13” laptop fits inside a dedicated compartment

MATERIALS

Exterior: All fabric exterior treated with durable water resistant coating while fabric underside is coated with polyurethane for superior water resistance. The bag also has 240D wool-like 195G nylon/poly blend, full-grain leather, antique-plated metal hardware, highest quality YKK® RC-Fuse zippers, 550D polyspun, nylon seatbelt webbing, neoprene, 3-ply bonded nylon thread.

Interior: 210D silver-toned nylon lining, polyurethane-backed quilted Velex liner and dividers, high-density closed-cell foam dividers, 2x polyurethane coated nylon 210T seam-sealed taffeta rain cover, nylon binding, 3-ply bonded nylon thread.

PRODUCT SPECIFICATIONS

Signature 10

Internal Dimensions: 11.8” W x 7.8” H x 5.1” D (30 x 20 x 13 cm)

Exterior Dimensions: 13” W x 9.1” H x 5.9” D (33 x 23 x 15 cm)

Tablet Compartment: 11.4” W x 7.8” H x 0.8” D (29 x 20 x 2 cm)

Weight: 2.8 lbs. (1.3 kg)

Signature 13

Internal Dimensions: 13.3” W x 9.1” H x 5.1” D (34 x 23 x 13 cm)

Exterior Dimensions: 14.6” W x 10.4” H x 6.3” D (37 x 26.5 x 16 cm)

Laptop/Tablet Compartment: 13” W x 9.1” H x 1.2” D (33 x 23 x 3 cm)

Weight: 3.1 lbs. (1.4 kg)

ABOUT THINK TANK PHOTO
Headquartered in Santa Rosa, California, Think Tank Photo is a group of designers and professional photographers focused on studying how photographers work and developing inventive new carrying solutions that meet their needs. They are dedicated to using only the highest quality materials and design principles, and employing materials that are environmentally benign.

 

Think Tank Photo’s Updated Airport TakeOff ™ V2.0 Rolling Backpack is 15% Lighter

Santa Rosa, Calif. – There are times when uneven terrain simply forces photographers to carry their rolling camera bags. Now, with Think Tank Photo’s Airport TakeOff V2.0, they can convert their roller to a backpack. And since the new version is 15% lighter, a photographer can carry their gear to the next location more comfortably. Sized to meet the needs of the traveling professional, the Airport TakeOff V2.0 fits most U.S. domestic and international airline carry-on requirements.

“The Airport TakeOff V2.0 features a custom designed retractable handle with inset channel on aluminum tubing for added strength and durability, making it easier to roll down the street,” said Doug Murdoch, Think Tank Photo’s CEO and lead designer. “A newly added tablet carry in the laptop pocket and dedicated smart phone pocket in the front flap insure photographers’ tools are easily accessible and at the ready.”

 KEY FEATURES

Pocket for tripod mount or water bottle on side (Additional straps included for larger tripods)

Cable and combination lock included for securing the lockable zippers

YKK RC Fuse zippers, ballistic nylon, high-density velex and closed-cell PU
foam are the highest quality materials in the industry

Top compartment cradles large camera bodies for a perfect fit

Interior zippered pockets for batteries, CF cards, filters and accessories

Custom-designed, high-performance, 80mm wheels with sealed ABEC grade 5 bearings for quiet rolling

User-replaceable retractable handle, wheels and feet

Extra tall wheel housings protect bag from scrapes and scratches

Seam-sealed rain cover included

Grab handles on three sides for lifting bag into the overhead bin

Reinforced dividers support heavy gear and maintain strength over time

Business card holder on top for identification

MATERIALS

Exterior: For superior water-resistance, all exterior fabric has a durable water-repellent (DWR) coating, plus underside of fabric has a polyurethane coating. The bag is constructed with 1680D ballistic nylon, Poly 600D, YKK® RC Fuse (abrasion-resistant) zippers, custom designed extra tall skid plates, high performance 80mm super quiet wheels with sealed bearings, SpanKodra front pocket, rubberized laminate reinforcement, 320G airmesh, nylon webbing, and 3-ply bonded nylon thread.

Interior: 210D silver-toned nylon, polyurethane backed Velex liner and dividers, 2x polyurethane coated nylon 210T seam-sealed rain cover, closed-cell foam and reinforced PE board dividers, clear mesh pockets, and 3-ply bonded nylon thread.

PRODUCT SPECIFICATIONS

Internal Dimensions: 13” W x 18.5” H x 5.3– 6.8” D (33 x 47 x 13–17 cm)

Exterior Dimensions: 14” W x 21” H x 8” D (35.5 x 53 x 22 cm)

Laptop Pocket: 11.4” W x 16.3” H x 1.4” D (29 x 41.5 x 3.6 cm)

Tablet Pocket: 9.8” W x 9.4” H x 0.8” D (25 x 24 x 2 cm)

Weight: 7.0–8.7 lbs. (3.2–3.9 kg) depending on accessories used

ABOUT THINK TANK PHOTO
Headquartered in Santa Rosa, California, Think Tank Photo is a group of designers and professional photographers focused on studying how photographers work and developing inventive new carrying solutions that meet their needs. They are dedicated to using only the highest quality materials and design principles, and employing materials that are environmentally benign.

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