5. Lowepro Flipside 300, $99
For those who prefer a pack to a bag, or like to keep larger lenses on
hand, the Lowepro Flipside is attractive, compact, and comfy. Plus, you
can easily attach a small tripod to the back without limiting mobility
too much. Bonus.
So after all this searching, I’m still
undecided, though leaning toward the Crumpler or a tricked out Domke.
How about you, have a bag you can’t live without? We’re taking
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