A female friend of mine intimated to me some years ago that I should have been born a girl because I have such great taste in bags! I should point out that I’m not talking handbags here, it came about because, she considered, I had a knack for picking bags with all the right features and pockets for the job in hand. I have quite a collection of rucksacks and camera bags kicking around.
I recently bought a new Nikon DSLR that came, amongst other things, bundled with a camera bag. I hated it the moment I saw it. So started looking around something more to my taste. I’m not a fan of rucksacks for cameras, mostly because I hate having to take the bag off and place it down in order to simply change a lens. For this reason I prefer shoulder bags as you can realistically use them on the move.
I’m also not a fan of camera bags that have, in big yellow writing, ‘steal me’ written all over them. Okay, it may not actually say steal me, but the large Nikon logo is just as effective for attracting the attention of potential thieves. Continue reading