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Gadgeteer reviews the TOM BIHN Camera I-O bag

The Gadgeteer reviews the Camera I-O

"I like Tom Bihn’s Camera I-O. It’s a nice size for a day bag, but it’s sturdy and protective enough to use as your only bag. You can easily configure the interior to fit your gear, and just as easily change it for a different collection of gear. Attaching the optional Quivers makes it easy to take along a tripod. You’re only limited by your equipment and the strength of the person toting the gear!" Read the full review (with many photos) by Janet Cloninger at The Gadgeteer.

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ncb4 on the Co-Pilot as a camera bag

ncb4: Cardinal Co-Pilot as camera bag for DSLR kit (Part I)

"This is an ad hoc solution, nowhere near as elegant as the brand new Insert/Outsert. But if you have a smaller DSLR, or any of the smaller mirrorless micro-4/3 or other ILCs (interchangeable lens cameras), and/or you don’t carry as much gear around with you, and/or you’re just taking your camera and a spare lens out with you for a photo excursion, I think the Co-Pilot is an excellent choice." Main compartment: •Olympus e620 DSLR with 25mm pancake lens attached •Billingham single insert with camera inside •Olympus 40-150mm Zuiko lens (the older, faster, and larger version), in soft pouch •Olympus...

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Phindy Studios reviews the Camera I-O

Phindy Studios: Camera I-O gear review

"I recently had the great pleasure of acquiring an amazing new piece of gear. For ages we’ve carried around SEVERAL bags to shoots, always scrambling to find bits an pieces of what we need tucked here and there. I can’t even tell you how many times a lens cap or battery has gone missing. That’s why I am so excited that Tom Bihn has officially entered the camera bag market. We were first introduced to this bag maker when we were searching for the perfect bags to take on our Europe trip. We ended up getting a couple of the...

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misterN's review of the Camera I-O

misterN's Camera I-O review

"When we eventually arrived at the Hoover Dam, we decided it would be an exceptionally awesome idea to go out onto the pedestrian part of the new Pat Tillman Bridge and take pictures looking back onto the Hoover Dam. I didn’t want to take my Super Ego loaded with my computing devices—so I just took the [Camera I-O] Insert as a stand alone with an Absolute Strap attached (the Absolute Strap is probably overkill—the standard strap that comes with the Ristretto or Cadet would work great for this.) After the lovely time taking pictures on the bridge that is an...

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How the Camera I-O fits the Canon 5D+battery grip

How a Canon 5d+battery grip fits in the Camera I-O

The above photos show a Canon 5D with a battery grip (this combination approximates the size of the body of the Canon 1D) in the Camera I-O. As you can see, it's a tight squeeze, but it does fit.

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TOM BIHN Camera I-O (Insert/Outsert) bag

Introducing the Camera I-O (ready to ship)

The Camera I-O (Insert-Outsert) is designed to help you carry your DSLR body, several lenses, an external flash, and accessories. Originally conceived as a padded insert to be added to our Brain Bag backpack (the Camera I-O also fits in the Super Ego, Ego, Empire Builder, ID and Aeronaut) we've added features so that it can also be used as a great, stand-alone, shoot-from-the-hip photo bag. The Camera I-O ($110) and optional Tripod-Lighting Kit Quivers ($40-$45) are available for order now and ship within one business day. Included with the Camera I-O are four padded dividers designed to allow you...

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Camera Insert/Outsert Trailer

We're not fans of movie trailers that give away the whole story, so our trailer for Tom's new design -- the Camera Insert/Outsert -- is more of a teaser. Dig out your 3D glasses and stay tuned: we'll be releasing the long-awaited Camera Insert/Outsert (and more videos) within the next few days.

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