Meta’s Camera Bag Checklist

Meta’s Camera Bags are checked before they leaves and rechecked when they return, using this simple, but effective Camera Bag Checklist. Pay Special Attention to Disposable Supplies, which are often used up in the field, but not always accounted for, like camera cleaning supplies.

Camera Equipment
• 1 Sony a77 II Digital CameraCamera Battery and SD Card
• 1 Sony Digital Camera Battery – Rain Coat Area – Charged
• 1 Sony Tough SD Card – Rain Coat Area
• 1 Sony Wireless Remote Control – Top Flap
• 1 Sony 55mm Lens Cap – Tall Bag Side Pocket
• 1 5/32” Allen Key – For Cotton Carrier Hub

Tripod and Camera Bags
• 1 Slik Pro 700DX Tripod with Slik Ball Head – In Car
• 1 Camera Bag Strap with Pad – Clipped to Camera Bag
• 1 55mm Spare Lens Cap in Tall Camera Bag – Side Pocket

Slik Pro 700DX Tripod Accessories – Tripod Leg Pouch
• 1 Intervalometer – On Tripod Leg in Protective Case
• 1 Red LED Micro-Flashlight – Attached to Tripod Leg Screw
• 1 Sony Wireless Remote Control Protective Case
• 1 Emergency Rain Poncho – Tripod Bag
• 1 Tripod Leg Protection Covers – Tripod Bag
• 1 Tripod Bag – Holds Slik Pro 700DX Tripod

Slik Pro DXS Tripod Accessories – Tripod Leg Pouch
• 1 Sony Wireless Remote Control – Tripod Pouch
• 1 Emergency Rain Poncho – Tripod Pouch
• 1 Mossy Oak Bandana – Tripod Pouch
• 1 Compact Tripod Bag Holds Slik Pro DXS Tripod

Disposable Photography Supplies – In Each Camera Bag
• 1 Microfiber Lens Cloth – Rain Coat Pocket
• 2 Moist Lens Cleaning Wipes – Rain Coat Pocket
• 4 Silica Gel Packs – One in Each Pouch and Pocket
• 2 Aleve Packets – Rain Coat Pocket (Note Expiration Dates)
• 1 Emergency Rain Poncho – Side Pocket
• 2 Photos By Meta Business Cards – Top Pocket
• 2 Bens Deet Wipes – Side Pocket (Summer)
• 1 HotHands Battery Warmers – Side Pocket (Winter)
• 2 Alcohol Cleaning Wipes – Side Pocket
• 1 Lens Filter Pouch – Inside Top Pocket If Needed

Macro Photography Field Kit – Attaches to Camera Bag
• 2 Fine Mist Water Bottles – Distilled Water
• 2 Fine Mist Water Bottles – 50% Water / Vegetable Glycerin
• 1 ProMaster 12” Silver/Gold Reflector
• 1 ProMaster 12” Translucent Disc
• 2 Mini Tripods – Light Stands to Widen Depth of Field
• 1 Small Pointed Scissors – To Trim Grass

Every photographer has different needs for each type of photography speciality and photography outing, so each camera bag will have slightly different items. Meta has listed her items that deserve a special place in her Camera Bag.

Now take a look through your Camera Bags. If you see something in there that you never use, remove it to save space and excess weight!

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