Meta’s Camera Bag Checklist

Meta’s Think Tank Digital Holster Camera Bags are checked before they leave and rechecked when they return, using this simple, but very 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.

Digital Camera Equipment
• 1 Sony a77 II Digital Camera
• 1 Sony Digital Camera Battery – Rain Coat Area – Charged
• 1 Spare 64G 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 Bag 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
• Clean Tripod Feet If Used

Slik Pro DXS Tripod Accessories – Tripod Bag 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
• Clean Tripod Feet If Used

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
• 3 Disposable Shower Caps – Rain Coat Pocket
• 2 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

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

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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