Sebastopol, CA – October 18, 2007 – Lowepro, the worldwide leading provider of protective cases and backpacks for imaging and technology products, today unveiled Cirrus TLZ, a new line of top-loading camera bags designed for compact, pro-compact digital cameras and digital SLRs. Designed for even the most discriminating photographer, the Cirrus series provides maximum protection for the latest digital cameras and optimal comfort and accessibility. The Cirrus line of top-loading bags is available in three models: Cirrus TLZ 5, 15, and 25.
Designed for the newest digital cameras, the Cirrus TLZ series easily protects both camera and lens from outside elements. The interior features a built-in memory card pocket for quick changes and the brushed-tricot lining protects LCD screens from scratches. The exterior of the bags are constructed of rugged water- and abrasion-resistant fabric to provide durability and style. Adjustable shoulder strap, padded handles and belt loops present a variety of comfortable carrying options. These lightweight and compact top-loading shoulder bags provide digital camera users with solid protection and immediate access to capture those once-in-a-lifetime moments.
“The arrival of the Cirrus line of top-loading camera bags reflects Lowepro ongoing dedication to photographers by delivering products with the highest level of protection for the very latest digital cameras,” said Suzanne Caballero, marketing communications manager of Lowepro Worldwide. “The digital imaging market is constantly advancing with new models and features to improve the photography experience. The Cirrus series provides users with a carrying option that offers complete protection and convenient access enabling them to capture treasured moments at weddings, family reunions and all the other events popping up on busy summer calendars.”
All three models have been designed to ensure photographers have easy-access to their camera and accessories to ensure they donâ€™t miss documenting a single moment. Cirrus TLZ 5 has been developed to protect one pro-compact digital camera or ultra-compact video camera. In addition, the front accessory pocket holds batteries and the media storage pocket provides quick access to one memory card. Cirrus TLZ 15 protects one digital SLR with lens attached and Cirrus TLZ 25 protects one digital SLR with short zoom lens attached. Both Cirrus TLZ 15 and Cirrus TLZ 25 are capable of holding multiple memory cards and small accessories.
Additional features include dust-resistant reversed zippers to keep dirt and dust away from imaging equipment and water-resistant outer fabric to protect against moisture. 360-degree swivel clips prevent tangling of shoulder straps. The dimensions of the Cirrus series of shoulder bags are as follows:
Cirrus TLZ 5:
External: 11.5 x 11.5 x 17 cm 4.5 x 4.5 x 6.7 in.
Internal: 9.5 x 9 x 11.5 cm 3.7 x 3.5 x 4.5 in.
Cirrus TLZ 15:
External: 18 x 13 x 22 cm 7.1 x 5.1 x 8.7 in.
Internal: 15.5 x 10.5 x 16.5 cm 6.1 x 4.1 x 8.3 in.
Cirrus TLZ 25
External: 18 x 13 x 26.6 cm 7.1 x 5.1 x 10.5 in.
Internal: 15.5 x 10.5 x 21 cm 6.1 x 4.1 x 8.3 in.
The Cirrus Series of top-loading shoulder bags will be available in black and ultra marine blue.