Posts Tagged ‘Gear’

2Face - Two Sided, Handcrafted, Leather Backpack

2Face – Two Sided, Handcrafted, Leather Backpack

The two young architects and designers from Chivote made a goal to create a premium leather backpack with a twist. The result is the 2Face, the first two sided, handcrafted, premium leather backpack. Backpacks are to be one of the most comfortable ways to carry things around, but often existing bag designs don’t match with …

Tap And Dye’s Legacy Porter Shoulder Camera Strap

Tap And Dye’s Legacy Porter Shoulder Camera Strap

Tap & Dye camera straps are for style conscious individuals who are passionate about photography and gear. The company specializes in gorgious handcrafted leather goods with a focus on camera straps. The new addition to the Legacy line of camera straps is being called Porter (can be cut from 34" [86 cm] up to 52" [132 …


Fashion Up Your Gear

Fashion Up Your Gear

A simple way to customize your photo gear to reflect your own style is to use a custom camera strap. Brown is probably one of the most popular colors when it comes to dyeing leather hides and Istanbul-based commercial photographer F. Aydin Yunusoglu and Funda Yunusoglu from Redier just had to use this classic look …

Eclipse Rugged Motorcycle Jacket

Eclipse Rugged Motorcycle Jacket

Inspired by SPIDI’s renowned custom MotoGP gear and a shared appreciation for both technical performance and design, AETHER teamed up with the Italian motorsport brand to create the Eclipse Motorcycle Jacket ($1,195). Made with a premium leather shell and yarn-dyed cotton lining, the Eclipse uses hand- selected natural materials that have been prepared in traditional …

Limited Edition: Leica x ONA Berlin Camera Bag

Limited Edition: Leica x ONA Berlin Camera Bag

Created in celebration of Leica‘s 100th anniversary, the Berlin camera bag is a limited edition bag designed by ONA for the Leica M-System. The Berlin ($369) is handcrafted with full-grain leather that will develop a rich patina over time. The signature Leica red interior is fully customizable, padded with premium closed-cell foam, and can accommodate one …


Microfiber Pocket Squares

Microfiber Pocket Squares

Pretty much everyone you know, everyday is trying to clean his or her smudged touchscreen and/or dirty glasses on some article of clothing. But a lot of solutions out there don't work as expected. We all want to look sharp and stylish, and Declan pocket cloths are a must have extra accessory for anyone on …

Switch Customizable Pocket Knife

Switch Customizable Pocket Knife

If you’re still questionable on reusing a toothpick for years of your life, Switch is a pocket knife that lets you choose just the tools you want. The Switch Customizable Pocket Knife ($89.99) has been invented for Quirky by New York-based James Robinson, a pocket knife enthusiast who has a own shop with hundreds of …

Sennheiser Momentum Headphone - Fusion Of Sound And Style

Sennheiser Momentum Headphone – Fusion Of Sound And Style

The Sennheiser Momentum On-Ear Headphone (available in assorted colors, $230) embodies the style and substance of Sennheiser's critically acclaimed Momentum headphones in a compact and refreshingly fashionable approach. Designed specifically for use with phones, tablets and laptops, the on-ear headphone is the perfect choice for "on the go" music enthusiasts seeking superb sound quality. The …


Top 5 Etsy Picks Of The Week

Top 5 Etsy Picks Of The Week

Chewbacca, or Chewie as his friends liked to call him, died during the Yuuzhan Vong War. The mount of his head tributes his long life of loyalty, strength, and heroic actions. With a little bit of watercolor to bring out his blue eyes and dull teeth, this limited edition of 60 has been hand printed …

Fully Spherical 3D 360 Video Using 12 GoPro Cameras

Fully Spherical 3D 360 Video Using 12 GoPro Cameras

360 Heros are introducing the world’s first 3D fully spherical HD 360° by 180° video capture system using GoPro Hero3 or 3+ Black cameras. The 3DH3Pro12 is designed to record and render any environment in complete pan-optical motion and three dimensions. Now anyone can produce next generation immersive imagery. Using the whole field of stereoscopic human vision, …

Meze 11 Deco Earphones With Mic And Pouch

Meze 11 Deco Earphones With Mic And Pouch

The idea by Romanian designer Antonio Meze of designing classy earphones and at the same time creating a meaningful product that can be passed down to generations, has completely resonated in our office. The Meze 11 Deco Earphones (Impedance 14 Ohm, $65) are a stylish yet practical device, which became our favorite electronic accessory. Together …


Three-Wrap Style Strap-On

Three-Wrap Style Strap-On

The best camera is the one you have with you. The best strap for that camera is the one already on your wrist posing as a wrap bracelet: The Strap-On ($58), a minimalist three-wrap style strap by form function form, is made of Horween leather from Chicago. Attach the marine grade stainless steel split ring …

Palette - A Freeform Interface That Controls Any Software

Palette – A Freeform Interface That Controls Any Software

Palette (starts at $99) lets you connect modules together like Lego. Create a controller that works with Lightroom, Photoshop, Premiere and Traktor. The freeform tool empowers you to build a physical interface customized to your personal needs. It's a hardware platform made up of a variety of modules. Each module has a single physical input, …


Tough, Unique, Flat And Flexible Cable Design

Tough, Unique, Flat And Flexible Cable Design

We all depend on smart phones and tablets every day. They are incredible devices, but when it’s time to charge and sync, it can be a frustrating experience. The cables can be too short to reach where you need, they’re downright ugly looking, and too often they simply don’t work. The goals by Candywirez, to …

Modern Industry Redefines Simplicity And Urban Style

Modern Industry Redefines Simplicity And Urban Style

A new round of packs from San Francisco based Modern Industry will make you the leader of the pack. The Drive Rolltop Backpack ($295) takes a more subtle approach to weatherproofing. The pack features a weather-ready central cavity that expands and contracts at your command, a quick loading front accessory pocket, and sophisticated contoured straps …

Portable Padding Wrap For Lenses, Flashes And Camera Bodies

Portable Padding Wrap For Lenses, Flashes And Camera Bodies

Tenba's 16-inch Messender Padding Wrap (three color options help easily identify contents on the fly, $13.95) wraps your large lens, camera body, desktop hard drive or any other medium size gear. Call it a camera wrap or drive wrap — it provides easy-to-use, portable protection for any valuable equipment that requires an extra layer of …


Sony Smartphone Attachable Lens-Style Camera

Sony Smartphone Attachable Lens-Style Camera

Sony has been working on a set of camera lenses that turn your smartphone into a DSLR-like quality camera. In total there are two models: the QX100 ($499.99) and the QX10 ($249.99). As the model numbers suggest, the QX100 is the more robust of the two. In this review we just want to focus on …

DSPTCH Bag Collection

DSPTCH Bag Collection

San Francisco's DSPTCH broadens its lineup with a new collection of bags. The collection is launching with two ballistic nylon bags, The Rucksack ($220) and the compact Slingpack ($140). The Rucksack is based on a traditional military rucksack design, it's a slimmed down version of the classic while maintaining some of the functional aspects. This …

Leather Lens Cap Case

Leather Lens Cap Case

To be honest, you really don't need a lens cap case, but it's a nice-to-have accessory, especially when it is handmade in Japan. Roberu‘s little case helps you keep track of and care for your lens cap. Available in 5 colors, camel, brown, green, red, and black, the case features perfect Japanese design work with …


Automatic Panning With Kessler Parallax

Automatic Panning With Kessler Parallax

The Kessler Parallax ($400) system provides automatic panning and fixed-point shooting capabilities to the Kessler line of sliders. This piece of photography gear that will make it easier to do repeatable slider movements while panning at the same time — without any additional motors. The Parallax’s non-intrusive design allows you to choose between automatic panning …

The Fusion Plate - A Camera Accessory

The Fusion Plate – A Camera Accessory

"A good Shoulder Strap by which to securely carry your camera, and a tripod for steading your shot are two accessories that are vital to most photographers. The problem has been that using one and then changing to the other can be a real pain," explains David Fliger. The Fusion Plate ($75) allows you to …

Essentials: Getting Bicycle Chic

Essentials: Getting Bicycle Chic

It’s a bike week for get addicted to ... Choosing a particular bicycle and gear conveys an attitude and a way of life. Riding a bike can be addictive, in the best cases for life. For a lot of people, contemporary bicycle culture has now replaced cars as the vehicles that best express its identity. Velo …