Tiffen, which owns Domke, has just announced a new selection of tough camera bags as well as Domke-branded jackets and vests for photographers.
Domke RuggedWear Camera Bags include a line of courier bags, slings and satchels made from weather-tough cotton canvas treated with non-solvent and environmentally friendly waxes that give them weather resistance and a hipster-friendly distressed look. All feature a soft, well-added interior, a flap and overisized YKK zippers. The new Domke Jackets and vests are made with multiple pockets with room for camera gear. Zip-off sleeves and a stow-away nylon hood give the clothes multi-season flexibility. Domke Ruggedwear Bags are available now.
For details, read the Tiffen press release:
Rugged by Name, Rugged by Nature - The Tiffen Company Shows Its New Line of DOMKE Photography Gear at CES 2012
The world's most recognizable photography bags and clothing on display at the big show; highlights include new RuggedWear bag designs
Las Vegas, NV – January 7, 2012 – The Tiffen Company, a leading manufacturer and distributor of award-winning accessories for the still imaging, video, motion picture and broadcast markets, is showcasing its new line of Domke® RuggedWear™ and Domke clothing products at the 2012 International Consumer Electronics Show (CES) at booth 31133. "The Domke quality, comfort and functional versatility are legend among photographers," said Steven Tiffen, President and CEO, The Tiffen Company. "No line of camera bags in the world is held in higher esteem by a wider variety of photographers and video shooters than Domke. These practical, supremely durable bags offer more than just a great way to protect and organize your shooting equipment. Their extraordinary accessibility transforms them from being mere cases into active photo accessories that actually help you take better pictures more conveniently. That's why Domke bags are the top choice of so many who use them for everything from nature, sports, reportage, street and outdoor adventure photography to creating memories of the family vacation or covering their kids' soccer games."
Domke RuggedWear Camera Bags
Domke's new RuggedWear lineup includes a wide range of courier bags, slings and satchels, ergonomically designed for comfort and performance. Like other Domke bags, the RuggedWear collection is durable, roomy, lightweight and versatile. Bags are designed to provide photographers with a solution that is easy to work with while providing the utmost protection. Features include the following:
High-quality, weather-tough cotton canvas treated with special non-solvent, environmentally friendly waxes that give the fabric a lifelong resistance to inclement weather as well as a unique, distressed look
A soft, well-padded interior that protects camera lenses from scratches
A flap and oversized YKK zipper for quick and easy access, while steel hardware keeps the shoulder strap safely secured
Twin tracks of high-friction rubber woven into the thickest, toughest cotton webbing, allowing it to cling to the shoulder
Interior and exterior pockets for additional storage for accessories
A complete list of RuggedWear™ bags with specifications can be found at http://tiffen.com/results.html?search_type_no=458&tablename=domke&family=Domke+Camera+Bags&
Domke Jackets and Vests
Made of durable cotton with multiple pockets that provide plenty of room for camera accessories, Domke jackets and vests offer photographers the perfect combination of function and fashion. As versatile as the camera bags, the jackets and vests offer plenty of pocket storage, ventilation, waist adjustments tabs and more. The jackets are equipped with zip-off sleeves and a stowaway nylon hood that make them usable in almost any type of weather, perfect for photographers who travel and work year-round.
For Domke clothing, visit http://tiffen.com/results.html?search_type_no=439&tablename=domke (jackets) and http://tiffen.com/results.html?search_type_no=438&tablename=domke (vests)
All Domke bags, products, jackets and vests and the RuggedWear collection are made in the USA.