compagnon "the little messenger" in black - second-generationThe nimble, compact brother in the new messenger Generation 2 lineup. The ideal compagnon to focus on the essentials, travel light and move agile with your DSLR or your mirrorless setup. Of course there is room for lenses and an iPad too!
The little messenger was designed for the following example gear– 1 – 2 mirrorless cameras like the Olympus O-MD E-M1, Olympus O-MD E-M5, Olympus O-MD M10, Fuji X Pro 2, Sony A6300, Sony A7, Leica M6, Leica M240, Leica T, Leica Q and many more.
– alternatively a DSLR like for example the Canon 7D Mark II or Nikon D500 with 24-70mm 2.8 lens mounted
– two compact prime lenses, alternatively a larger zoom lens (like a 70-200mm) off camera
– separate, padded 10? tablet or notebook compartment on the inside, perfect for an iPad Air
– rear side zipper pocket for documents and valuables
– detachable zipper pocket with velcro for storing filters, lens caps, cleaning utensils and so on.
A second detachable slide-in pocket for other small items sold separately– various versatile pockets on the front for batteries, filter packs, lens pens, smartphone, keys, wallet and more
– detachable memory card holder (optional, sold separately) for up to 12 memory cards (SD, CF, xQD) that can be positioned individually or taken out altogether in a second.
Exterior features– premium, smooth bull leather, traditionally & naturally tanned in Northern Germany
– solid metal parts featuring a “Vintage Gunmetal” finish
– tucked, doubly sewn edges all around for a truly unique quality look and feel
– new high tech magnetic clasp made by German manufacturer Fidlock. This clasp is revered in extreme sports as it latches once closed so it won’t open by accident no matter how the bag is loaded or its carrier moves. But the clasp can still be opened quickly, silently and easily with a single hand
– highly practical front pocket that is also secured by the main flap
– rear pocket now nearly spans the entire width of the bag so there’s more room for all kinds of equipment
– extra secure, hidden zipper pocket between main storage and front pocket
– zippers made by the best zipper manufacturer in the world: YKK. The zippers also feature a water repellant coating
– doubly sewn shoulder strap with a tear proof belt as its base layer features a detachable, comfortable leather shoulder cushion
– the bags floor is protected by solid metal studs, which also make sure it won’t ever tip over once set down
– we also added 10 centimeters to the leather shoulder strap so even very tall users can enjoy full comfort and flexibility
Interior features– the little messenger Generation 2 comes with two shorter cushioned pads and one larger pad with the new folding function. The can be arranged according to your preferences and your equipment. The possibilities are endless and storage layouts like stacking prime lenses on top of each other are easier to achieve.
– the compagnon velcro velour is gentle with sensitive parts like displays, filters, lenses and your hands, of course. But its also resists regular wear and tear.
– compagnon velcro velour is now also used in the versatile front pocket
– the optional memory card holder for up to 12 memory cards (SD, CF, xQD) features three marked slots for full cards (sold separately)
– inside the main storage there’s a detachable zipper pocket for small items, lens caps, business cards and so on. It can also be attached somewhere else in the bag, of course.