What are the best camera bags?

If you're someone whose line of work or hobby involves cameras and a ton of accessories, then a sturdy and convenient bag is definitely a must-have. Lucky for you our community has crafted below a list of the best backpacks, shoulder bags, or sling bags that you could use for your equipment!

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    #1Peak Design BS-13-BL-1

    Peak Design BS-13-BL-1

    The Peak Design Everyday Messenger Bag features multiple internal dividers so you have a designated space for your camera's body, three lenses, and other accessories. It can carry up to 18L and is designed to be weatherproof.

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    Nathan Price
    Written on June 19, 2019
    "One of the best camera bags i've ever owned. It came as I expected and i'm very pleased with it. As most photographers, we keep searching for a bag that will work with us, not against us. This one works for me, so far."
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    #2Billingham Hadley Pro

    Billingham Hadley Pro

    Made with a three-layer waterproof material to ensure that your equipment is safe inside, this shoulder bag comes with adjustable solid brass buckles, and two front pockets. Its internal padded dividers are also removable.

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    Hemant Nair
    Written on June 19, 2019
    "I've always believed that the things you buy should lways be the best so you dont have to buy another in the near fuuture and this one really held up well with me cause it can fit a lot of my lenses which i need for travelling."
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    #3Manfrotto MB MA-BP-TRV

    Manfrotto MB MA-BP-TRV

    A backpack with spacious storage to fit a DSLR, three camera lenses, and other accessories. This Manfrotto bag comes with an expandable pocket for a tripod, inside dividers, padded harness, and a top handle.

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    Larry Campbell
    Written on June 19, 2019
    "Overall I'm very happy with it and looking forward to using it more. I use the bottom to hold a 580 EXII flash, 7D with 24mm 1.4L Canon prime attached and another 135 mm 2.0L Canon prime off the camera"
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    #4Thule Aspect DSLR Backpack

    Thule Aspect DSLR Backpack

    With a size of 30 x 22 cm, this backpack from Thule is made with 100 percent Nylon material and comes with padded inside storage with compartments and multiple pockets so you can store and organize your belongings.

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    Guo Hu
    Written on June 19, 2019
    "Really convenient for me when i'm out of the country and bringing my cameras with me cause it functions as my touring backpack but also a camera bag so i dont have to keep switching!"
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    #5Lowepro LP36772

    Lowepro LP36772

    The Lowepro ProTactic 450 AW backpack is designed to fit 2 DSLRs, 8 lenses or speed lights, a laptop, tripod, and other accessories. It has built-in compartments, a rain cover, and exterior zipped pockets for other things.

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    Miriam Palma
    Written on June 19, 2019
    "Is not easy to find a bag that offers you the right size and amount of possible compartments to store all of that in one place, and still be strong enough to hold all of that weight and feel comfortable but this one does all that and more! "
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    #6Pelican 1510 Case

    Pelican 1510 Case

    A crush and dust proof watertight case that's made with Copolymer to withstand any weather condition and environment. It has a total depth of 7.58 in. and comes with a three-piece foam set so your things are safe from damage.

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    Alice Spencer
    Written on June 19, 2019
    "As a female wedding and portrait photographer, a lot of people told me this would be too heavy for me, especially once all the gear was in. But i have zero regrets because this case made my life a thousand times easier specialy with its wheels! amazing!"
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    #7AmazonBasics SM1302091B

    AmazonBasics SM1302091B

    Designed to make traveling with pieces of equipment comfortable, this bag from AmazonBasics can carry multiple gadgets like tablet, phone, camera, lenses in its internal padded compartments while ensuring it's safe from damage. 

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    Harini Mehra
    Written on June 19, 2019
    "I use it for Olympus m5-II with 7-14 and 40-150 with 3 extra batteries, charger, cables, flash, all lens caps, 12-42 kit lens and also fit a few shirts in there. Super convenient!"
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    #8 Cecilia Tharp 8L

     Cecilia Tharp 8L

    Pieced together using full-grain cowhide leather, this 8L camera bag from Cecilia comes with padded dividers as compartments, a magnetic flap closure, plus front zippered pockets. The insides could fit a DSLR and 2 lenses.

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    Harold Salazar
    Written on June 19, 2019
    "I like that the texture is very soft and even when my kits are inside it still feels very light!"


Best What are the best camera bags
1Peak Design BS-13-BL-1Travel Accessories 20 Paid
2Billingham Hadley ProTravel Accessories 11 Paid
3Manfrotto MB MA-BP-TRVTravel Accessories 8 Paid
4Thule Aspect DSLR BackpackTravel Accessories 4 Paid
5Lowepro LP36772Travel Accessories 3 Paid
6Pelican 1510 CaseTravel Accessories 3 Paid
7AmazonBasics SM1302091BTravel Accessories 2 Paid
8 Cecilia Tharp 8LTravel Accessories 1 Paid

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