Camera Base Layer

4,800.00

The Camera Base Layer keeps compact DSLR and mirrorless cameras fully protected and accessible during travel and outdoor pursuits.

  • Waterproof (IPX6 rated)
  • Customized fit
  • Versatile carry options
  • Contains materials that meet Bluesign® criteria + PFC free

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Camera Base Layer

Waterproof, Versatile, Lightweight

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FAST ACCESS + FULL WATERPROOF MODES

Integrated drybag lines the Camera Base Layer. Leave liner unrolled for fast access, or use the drybag snaps to roll and close drybag for rated waterproof protection. Insulative padding protects from bumps and maintains temps.

INSTANT, ONE-HANDED ACCESS

Fast, magnetic latch can be operated with one hand without looking for instant access.

ADDITIONAL ON-BOARD STORAGE

On board zipper pocket on back for lens caps, camera cards, or hand warmers (for maintaining battery function in cold).

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PRODUCT DETAILS

  • Integrated drybag with fast access and full waterproof modes
  • Magnetic latch for instant, one handed access
  • Adjustable length for varying camera/lens combinations
  • Top carry handle with integrated daisy chain
  • Anodized aluminum carabiner
  • Compatible with traditional camera straps
  • Zipper pocket for lens caps, camera cards, or hand warmers (for maintaining battery function in cold)
  • Insulative synthetic padding protects from bumps and maintains temps
  • Hypalon™ reinforced anchor points and handle

TIPS AND INSTRUCTIONS

How to measure for a great fit

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To ensure a good fit in both waterproof and fast-access modes, we suggest you measure your camera before purchase. Simplily measure from the back of the body to the end of the lens for length and across the body for width.

Please note:

The Camera Base Layer does not fit battery grips.

Ideal Max Setup

Sony A7RIII + 24x70 f/2.8 (8.5 x 5.25 x 3.75 inches)

Two ways to adjust for a perfect fit

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Macro Adjust

Tuck the bottom of the case up inside itself and cinch the drawstring to convert to short mode.

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Micro Adjust

Adjust the magnetic buckle up or down for a snugger/looser fit.

FAQs

Is the Camera Base Layer waterproof?

Yes. The Camera Base Layer is constructed with a drybag liner that can be rolled 3 plus times and clipped with the integrated snaps. For fast access that is less waterproof, leave the drybag liner top open.

Will the Camera Base Layer fit with a battery grip?

No, the Camera Base Layer does not accomodate camera bodies with a battery grip accessory installed.

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TESTED MODELS/LENS

  • Sony A7RIII + 24x70 f/2.8
  • Nikon Z6 III + kit lens (All Nikon mirrorless bodies)
  • Olympus OM-D Mark IV + Kit lens
  • Sony A6100 + Kit
  • Fuji XT4 + Kit Lens
  • Sony a6 + Kit lens (Smallest recommended size)
  • Nikon D780 + Kit Lens

Does not fit

  • Canon r6 + 600mm + anything larger
  • Nikon z6 III+ 70-200 + anything larger
  • Canon 5d mark IV + Kit Lens
  • Nikon D850 + Kit
  • All larger Canons

Not recommended

  • Canon R6 + 28-70mm F/2 (Only rolls twice in dry bag)

Specifications

DIMENSIONS

27.9 H x 22.8 W x 2 D cm

Dimensions EDB 30L 1

VOLUME

2.25 liters

WEIGHT

155 g

MATERIALS

  • 420D PU coated nylon, DWR coating (PFC free)
  • 40D exterior panels, DWR
  • 50D ripstop, UTS sealed seams
  • Hypalon™ rolltop bag liner
  • 210D nylon thread
  • Magnetic Fidlock® latch

COATING SPECIFICATIONS

  • UTS coating (ultra tear strength): waterproofing and tear strength increase of 30%
  • PU coating (polyurethane): durable waterproofing
  • DWR coating (durable water repellent): water beads up and slicks off
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WHAT IS IN THE BOX

1 x Matador Camera Base Layer

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