The Crumpler Proper Roady Photo Sling 9000 is the big brother of the popular Proper Roady 7500 and with a 20 litre volume can carry a bigger amount of kit.
The 9000 is a messenger style bag with a 20 litre total volume and measures 45 x 30 x 19 cm with internal dimensions of 42 x 29 x16.
The standard but brilliant Chicken Tex Nylon and waterproof ripstop lining has been used to construct this handmade bag.
This camera is perfect for the serious event photographer the main compartment is large and the bag is very easy to carry and access.
Here’s an example of a serious event photographers gear who has a double camera set up.
EOS 5D + Grip + 24-70 f/2.8 II USM
EOS 7D + Grip + 70-200 f2.8L IS USM
2 x flash guns
Both Cameras will squeeze into the bags main compartments with lenses attached (hoods reversed) and you can also easily fit a pair of flashguns in. Remove the lenses from the camera bodies and you will fit another couple of lenses as well.
At the back of the main compartment is a laptop pocket that will hold a 15 inch laptop (macbook, chrome book, etc) or large tablet. A fastening flap has been placed on top of the pocket to keep your laptop secure.
There are 3 additional pockets on the 9000
A medium sized zipped pocket on the front of the bag underneath the flap
A Medium sized zipped air mesh pocket on the inside of the flap
A large zipped flat external pocket on the back of the bag
All these pockets are for your camera accessories and whatever else you happen to be carrying.
Admittance to the Proper Roadys main compartment is via a flap that covers the top and most of the bags front, this flap is kept shut with a pair of plastic quick release clips.
The back of the bag has been part finished with padded breathable air mesh for comfort. At the top of the bag in the centre is a hand carry handle.
The adjustable shoulder strap features a removable padded shoulder strap and a ‘third leg system’ the third leg is an additional adjustable (and removable) strap that fits around your body to keep the bag 100% secure and in place.
The bottom of the bag features a waterproof ‘Prince Charles Seal’ with a discreet, thin reflective stripe.
The Crumpler Proper Roady Photo Sling 9000 is fully waterproof and is a favourable choice for Photographers with a couple of bodies and multiple lenses.
Some photographers don’t carry cameras with them all of the time and want a bag that is suitable for everyday uses as well as Photography. The Crumpler Proper Roady 9000 fits the bill perfectly and functions well as a work bag, office bag, and overnight bag.
Available in Colours Black, Deep Red & Grey