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The Domke F-3X Super Compact Bag is a waterproof canvas bag made to carry a DSLR with 2-3 lenses and accessories It has three compartments, six pockets and a removable padded partition wall. The bag has an open-cell foam liner on the bottom that adds cushioned support. It comes with a removable hand strap which can be used whether the bag is open or closed. It has an adjustable non-slip Gripper Strap that runs completely around the bag, made with high-friction rubber that is infused within the strap. The bag has military-specification hardware, webbing and adjustable closures.
12.5 x 9.6 x 7.2" / 31.75 x 24.38 x 18.29 cm
9 x 8.5 x 5.5" / 22.86 x 21.59 x 13.97 cm
Weight | 2 lb / 0.9 kg
I am not sure this is the same bag I have, but it looks like it. I bought my Domke Shooter's Bag in 1995 or 96 I believe. Up to then I had tried several large and small bags and they all wound up in the closet storing stuff. My Domke is the last camera bag I ever bought. It's a little dirty now, but is still 100% intact. No puffy padding to bulk it up, no plastic clips to break, made of sturdy canvas. I bought it when I was shooting Nikon F4s, I could fit two bodies and 4 lenses including my large 80-200 f2.8, and I found out that the bag was specifically designed with that lens in mine. Now that I'm shooting a D90, I don't need room for two bodies. I normally just carry three lenses, but I can stuff a couple more into my Domke bag easily. The end pockets for my flash and charger and extra camera battery, the back pocket for my user manual and memory cards. Most camera bags are poorly designed IMO, at best for storage or casual shooting but just a burden in the field. I am not a journalist or a pro, but I appreciate well designed things and this is certainly one of them. At the time, there were not as many bags to choose from in the Domke line. I can't carry a shoulder bag on my shoulder - it just doesn't stay put on my sloping shoulders. Thankfully this bag includes a top handle and the metal hooks keep it all closed up, so I can carry it like a small suitcase - or carry on a plane if need be. I have no idea what the competition has come up with in the 25 years since I bought my Domke bag, I've had no cause to even look because I found the right tool for the job way back.
This bag works great for my small setup. Plenty of pockets for things needed when out, and most importantly with time it breaks down and forms to your body, making it comfortable to carry. Quality, waterproof bags at this price range are unheard, so it becomes a perfect choice. I have owned two other Domke bags over the years and they have all been great, this one is no exception. They look better and better with time, and they last forever. Highly recommend!
I bought this item specifically to carry a FujiX-T30 with a 55-200mm lens attached. It fits nicely with plenty of extra room for a couple extra lens as well as plenty of room for accessories. The bag appears well made and made in USA is a great plus.
I've used Domke bags since their start and have had several. The F3X was always my favorite and I chose it again for this kit. The perfect size for a DSLR, 3 or 4 lenses and a small/medium flash. More than enough pockets for batteries and cards. Rides easily when shoulder carried. Truly one of the best real working bags available.