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PostPosted: Tue Oct 21, 2008 9:34 pm 
I'm looking for some recommendations for a holster-like bag that will fit a camera body (Canon XTi) and telephoto lens w/ reversed hood (Canon 70-200 F4 IS). I'm looking for the smallest fit possible. I could go without the hood since it's a bit bulky.

Biggest reason for getting this is so I do not have to lug around a large bag on my honeymoon for the "smaller" more romantic trips :)

On another note, I'm also looking for a very comfortable bag that will fit the above equipment along with two smaller lenses (18-55 kit lens + 60mm macro lens). This one will be for the daytime treks. I currently have a Lowepro Micro Trekker 100, but, to be honest, it hangs on my back funny (top of it seems to lean back too much) and gives my shoulders burns when I wear it too long with a tank top.

This is my current bag. The size is perfect, but I need more comfort!

I'm doing research like crazy, but all holsters I run across seem too big or too small. For backpacks, the best way to look for comfort is by experience!

Thanks for any info and help. It's much appreciated!

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PostPosted: Wed Oct 22, 2008 5:43 pm 

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Hey Serenity!

I've been looking for bags as well. Check out this sling bag. Prices are not so bad on the site but this design looks pretty sexy. This is a little "upper crust" as far as price, but they have ones that go all the way down to $25 USD. ... lid=125384

You'll notice that they have international sites in the upper right hand corner if you're not in the US. :)

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PostPosted: Wed Oct 22, 2008 8:25 pm 
Wow Daniel, that looks like a perfect small bag with a lot of room! I'll look into that and others of its kind. Thanks!

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