MindShift Gear Introduces New SidePath Backpack for Camera Gear

One of the greatest challenges outdoor photographers face is how to carry their smaller, and yet still sophisticated and expensive camera gear in a backpack of sufficient quality to endure the rigors of the wilds. To meet their needs, MindShift Gear has released the SidePath, a lightweight outdoor backpack that features superior materials and construction.

Mindshift said the SidePath’s contoured back panel with lumbar support, air-channel, lightweight harness and adjustable sternum strap provide all day comfort. The backpack is constructed with P600D and 420D nylon, high quality YKK zippers, 420D high-density nylon with re-enforced stress points for long-lasting durability and strength.

At one-and-a half-pounds, the SidePath is a bag that can be used for any video or photographic activity in the field. Rear panel access keeps gear secure and the harness clean. A roomy zippered compartment fits a 10-inch tablet and all the supplies needed for an all day shoot.

The bag is soft-sided and looks like a daypack, not a bulky camera bag. It has integrated tripod/monopod/trekking pole mounting system on sides and fits a DSLR, compact DSLR and mirrorless camera systems. There are adjustable dividers that enable multiple camera case configurations. The bag includes a seam-sealed rain cover for downpour conditions and zippered interior pockets to organize small items. 

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