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On the Case
Manufacturers are outfitting their bags, cases, portfolios, and carts with the latest technologies and convenience features to maximize their functionality and accessibility for photographers on the go.
The new Camargo Wagon can push or pull its load, up to a capacity of 300 pounds. Because it has a locking handle and wheels, it can fold flat for space-saving storage. The Camargo Wagon measures 33.25 inches by 22.75 inches, with a height of 2.62 inches. With 5-inch wheels, a wheel base of 19.5 inches, and a weight of 29 pounds, this workhorse can move even a large stack of equipment cases with ease.


The Brazilian Dollar Home, described by Crumpler as "one big mother trucker trailer trash town trippin ten tonne tower of terror," is a location photo/laptop case intended to be piggy-backed on trolley handles, worn over your shoulder, or used as a backpack with the double shoulder strap. It's the perfect base for photographers working with off-camera flash kits, two DSLRs, and multiple lenses/accessories. The bag features a water-resistant lining and 22 configurable brushed-nylon inserts inside. The bag is available in gun metal/black/orange.

Delkin's Snug-It digital camera skins feature flexible silicone petals that open and close over the lens as it moves in and out. Custom-molded for a perfect fit that easily permits standard camera functions, Snug-Its are smooth and resist lint and debris. A plastic cover protects the LCD and swings open for cameras with touchscreens. Snug-It skins are available in black, white, and pink for all popular point-and-shoots.


Brought to America by Minox/USA, Delsey Camera Bags has just introduced the ODC 61 trolley, a practical, modern approach to answering the needs of professional photographers who travel. The sleek ODC 61 comes with a removable insert that can be customized to individual needs with adjustable, movable dividers made of a soft microfiber and zippered mesh cover. Ball-bearing in-line wheels and a heavy-duty telescoping handle mechanism make it easy to maneuver, even in crowded conditions. A strongly padded notebook section, up to 17 inches, is included.

Denny Mfg.Denny Manufacturing
Protect your canvas or muslin backgrounds with Denny Manufacturing's portable carrying cases. The canvas carrying case is a durable, padded case that will hold up to two backgrounds. It has a zipper pocket on the front of the case and is available for 5-, 6-, 7-, and 8-foot backgrounds. A vinyl carrying case is also available for widths from 9 feet to 12 feet. The muslin duffle bag is available in three sizes: The small holds 10'x10' and 12'x10' backgrounds; the medium holds 10'x20', 10'x24', and 12'x20' backgrounds; and the large holds 16'x20', 16'x30', and 19'x25' backgrounds. Order any size muslin background and receive a free muslin bag.

Digital FociDigital Foci
The Memory Card Travel Case organizes and protects all important digital flash memory cards in one place. Elegant as well as durable, the case features a sturdy silver-brushed-aluminum shell with hard, rubberized lining, providing maximum protection and accessibility for those tiny, easy-to-lose memory cards. The Memory Card Travel Case fits all types of memory cards: CompactFlash I/II, MD, SM, MMC, SD, miniSD, MS, MS PRO, MS Duo, and xD cards. Its unique multi-format design allows travelers to stack up to eight different memory cards.

The Storm Case iM3075, built from Hardigg's patented and extremely resilient HPX resin, is designed to protect sensitive equipment from the hazards of worldwide transportation. Its generous interior dimensions—29.8x20.8 x17.8 inches, including a 4-inch lid—ensure that everything from computers, LCDs, photography systems, and video equipment arrives on the scene in one piece, ready to go. Multiple layers of cubed foam hold case contents firmly in place and can be easily customized to fit specific equipment. Available padded dividers provide flexible cavities to hold all your gear securely in place, while custom-cut foam can be designed for complex equipment configurations.