If you want the comfort of a backpack, but don’t want to sacrifice the ability to easily and quickly access your camera, then the Aero Speed Pack 85 Dual Access Backpack 3385 by Tamrac can be an interesting solution.
The innovative Dual Access System developed by Tamrac allows fast and easy access to your camera through the side door when the pack is worn over one shoulder. Your camera equipment can also be accessed through the front panel like a traditional camera backpack.
The side door of the Aero Speed Pack 85 is equipped with a water-resistant zipper, while the front panel has a flap for weather protection,
Inside the side door, there are accessory pockets to hold memory cards, lens caps and other accessories.
In addition to the completely foam padded bottom compartment, the Aero Speed Pack 85 has a large top compartment (8000cc) perfect for personal items, such as a lunch or light jacket.
There is also an elasticized mesh side pocket that provides convenient access to a water bottle.
As for the carrying options, the Tamrac Aero Speed Pack 85 Backpack features a carrying handle and a comfortable, foam-padded backpack harness contoured to distribute the weight of the camera gear across the shoulders.
There are also two lash tabs on the bottom that allow a tripod to be carried (requires Tamrac S-113 Cam-Lock Cinch Straps, sold separately).
The Aero Speed Pack 85 can accomodate a a pro-sized DSLR (such as Canon’s EOS 1D Series or Nikon’s D Series) with a grip and lens attached (including most 70-200mm f/2.8 zoom lenses), 2-3 additional lenses and accessories.
There is also a separate, foam-padded laptop compartment with a water-resistant zipper that can hold most 15.6 and 17-Inch screen laptops.
The Tamrac 3385 Aero Speed Pack 85 Dual Access Backpack is the perfect carrying solution for the photographer that need quick access to his camera but need the confort of a backpack.