Lowepro Slingshot 202 AW is a medium size sling bag in the Slingshot range. The smallest version is Slingshot 102 AW and the biggest version is Slingshot 302 AW. The benefit of a sling bag is that you can quickly access your equipment by slinging your bag forward to the front. The Slingshot 200 AW has a small top compartment for your accessories like filters, cables and filters. The Slingshot 200 is quite a decent size camera bag , but not too bulky. If you need notebook storage, check out Lowepro’s Fastpack 250 and 350. As to most Lowepro camera bags, it has an All Weather cover. There is a tripod mount on the front. One disadvantage with sling bags is that it only uses one shoulder to carry the weight of your equipment, compare to both shoulders with backpacks, you will get tired much easier. A loaded Slingshot 200 can weigh up to 7kg+, it is not very pleasure to carry all that weight on one shoulder. I can be very awkward for long photography trips.
Alternatively, check out other Lowepro’s Backpacks.
Here is a comparison between Fastpack 200 and Slingshot 200.
Size comparison between Slingshot 200 AW and Crumpler 7 million dollar home.
Here is how I arranged the Slingshot 200.
Compared to the Fastpack 200, the Slingshot 200 AW can fit a bit more gear inside due to the smaller top compartment.
When you order Think Tank products through Kent Photography from the below affiliate link , you will receive a free gift with your orders. Please show your support by purchasing your photo equipment through any of the affiliate links seen on this site.
If you find this site useful and planning to purchase any of the equipment seen on this site, please show your support by purchasing your photo equipment at B&H Photo Video, or through any of the affiliate links seen on this site.
About Kent Yu
Kent is a professional wedding and portrait photographer based in Wellington, New Zealand. He and his team specialise in modern and contemporary weddings. Kent has his work published in international magazines and is a regular author to a number of photographic publication. He is fascinated by photographic equipment and enjoys showcasing the gear used in creating his images. You can find him on Instagram, Facebook, Twitter and Google+
New Zealand snowy winter pre-wedding is once a lifetime experience. The snow capped mountains with pristine blue lake and blue sky are the most pictorial scenery. Our New Zealand winter pre-wedding tour takes you to the most beautiful snow capped mountains, you will get a chance to have your pre-wedding … Continue reading →
New Zealand South Island pre-wedding tour is one of our most popular pre-wedding packages. It takes you to the most beautiful part of the South Island to stunning places of turquoise blue lakes, snow mountain ranges and pristine natural scenery. Not only you will get to explore the most popular … Continue reading →
New Zealand winter pre-wedding is absolutely amazing, it is definitely my favourite season. If you love snow capped mountains consider having your New Zealand pre-wedding between July and September. Being the most popular pre-wedding destination in New Zealand, Queenstown and Tekapo are renown for its breath taking views. Our Queenstown … Continue reading →
New Zealand elopement in Queenstown is extremely popular. Many couples travel a far just to have their dream elopement and wedding with breath taking views of Lake Wakatipu and Southern Alps. This is one of the many reasons why Jane and Raymond who came all the way from Singapore to … Continue reading →
Genevieve & Kyle’s stunning wedding took place at one of the most elegant wedding venues in Queenstown – Millbrook Resort. Genevieve resided in Queenstown back in the days before moving to Queensland where she met Kyle, so coming back to Queenstown for a New Zealand wedding is … Continue reading →
Queenstown is one of the most popular pre-wedding destination in New Zealand. Queenstown is situated on the shores of the longest lake in New Zealand, Lake Wakatipu, it also set against the remarkable Southern Alps. Renowned for its amazing views of lakes and mountains, as well as adventurous activities, Queenstown … Continue reading →
Our New Zealand Lake Tekapo pre-wedding will take you to the best pre-wedding locations in Tekapo amongst the most surreal scenery of turquoise blue lakes and snow cap mountains. The amazing colour of the lake set against the backdrop of snow-capped peaks and Lupins blossom makes Lake Tekapo extraordinarily dramatic … Continue reading →
It was such a pleasure to be the wedding photographer for Diane and Isaiah’s special Wellington wedding. What an incredible day it was , from the ceremony at the St Peter’s Church to post ceremony bridal photo session at Island bay with the most amazing sunset. As we headed back … Continue reading →