The Watkins Camera Messenger Backpack

  • $69.99 $114.99
    You save 39%

The search is over. After searching far and wide, we finally have a camera backpack offering both style and function. So go ahead, toss out that poorly designed nylon clone you see everyone else wearing and gear up with The Watkins.

With vintage styling, soft and durable cotton canvas and rugged cowhide, The Watkins is large enough to transport all of your personal essentials while keeping your photography equipment secure and conveniently accessible at all times.

Want to use it as a backpack? No problem! Simply remove the included camera insert and transform your photographer’s bag into the perfect dual-pocket everyday carry canvas backpack.

The main compartment features a drawstring closure, two side pockets, and two smaller pockets on the top lid, while the lower portion zips open to reveal a section perfect for storing lenses, batteries, data cards, and everything you need to get your perfect shot.


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Go straight from the city to the trail leveraging the built-in and attached waterproof rain cover, keeping your equipment safe and dry and fully protected and always prepared for mother nature’s finest outdoor adventures.



Rugged Construction - Constructed using reliable cowhide, soft, durable cotton canvas, and a built-in rain cover, The Hyde will keep you protected from the harsh elements and comfortable while exploring the outdoors.

Smart & Stylish Design - Gone are the days where you have to purchase the same ole’ black waterproof nylon camera bag everyone else has. With an updated modernized and stylish design, you can now keep your camera equipment safe and secure on the trail or under the city lights, without ever having to sacrifice your sense of style.

Dual Purpose - Weatherproof when you need it, rugged and breathable when you don’t. Dedicated camera compartment inserts when you need them, extra storage room when you don’t. Keep your photography and your personal belongings separate, safe in this all-in-one, dual purpose backpack.

Material: Canvas (cotton), Cowhide, Alloy buckle


Top Compartment Pocket -Top-Loading, Fastens With Drawstring and Pull-over Top Lid Buckle

Two Smaller Top Lid Pockets Ideal for smaller essentials like a phone, keys, or wallet.

Bottom compartment pocket - Zip-open with included and removable padded inserts for camera equipment and/or personal belongings


Item Details

Two Exterior Side Pockets -Great for spare battery's, power banks, water bottles and/or other medium-sized essentials.

Underneath Rain Cover Pocket - Easy-Access Zipper Pocket Keeps The Built-In Waterproof Rain Cover Tucked Away and Ready


Product Specifications

External Dimension: 45cm x 30cm x 20cm / 17.7in x 11.8in x 7.9in

Liner Size: 24cm x 21cm x 15cm / 9.4in x 8.25in x 6in






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