Excerpt: This review is only based on the fact that I recieved it damaged/defective directly out of the box. The side pocket zipper was broken. Not sure how durable they normally are but Im thinking about exchanging it for a different brand because bad zippers make me angry!!
Excerpt: I'm looking for a backpack I could carry hiking with my tripod strap on it as well. I loved the tripod carried that this backpack offers. The tripod carrier is the reason I ordered this backpack. Lowepro needs to redesign the tripod carrier. I have the 732CY M-Y Carbon Fiber Tripod by Manfrotto.
Summary: I was expwcting a bag with a section for the camera and accessories but with a bigger place for other stuff. Erm nope. huge area for camera stuff NO room for anything else. Rusbbish really. Guess I read the wrong description on here?
Why stitch the massive waist straps on Lowepro, and why make the zip tricky to access?
RedSnapper "photo man", Amazon
12 March 2008
Summary: I have owned quite a lot of Lowepro bags over the years and always stuck with them because of the good design and protection they offer to my gear. After looking at a lot of different bags I decided to get the Flipside 400 and order it online because I did not have the time to drive 40 miles to the...