Benro unveils robust backpacks for outdoor photographers

Kenro, the official UK and Ireland distributor for the acclaimed Benro range of camera bags and tripods, has introduced the Falcon series, a selection of innovative and hard-wearing baggage solutions, designed to make an outdoor photographer’s life a little easier.

There are two choices in the series, the Falcon 400 and the Falcon 800, both available in a camouflage finish.

Specially designed to meet the needs of the outdoor wildlife photographer, the Benro Falcon series of backpacks teams well-built design with supreme weight-distribution. Manufactured from abrasion resistant PT1200D PU and water repellent materials, the bags feature adjustable shoulder, chest and waist belts ensuring maximum comfort. The bottom of the bags is reinforced with a shockproof and abrasion resistant pad, prolonging the backpacks life and making cleaning easier.

Its clever design allows photographers to store maximum kit into one, compact backpack with the ability to also carry tripods, iPads and other accessories. Both also feature smaller pockets for SD cards and memory card readers for ease of use and quick retrieval, as well as a concealed pouch for wallets and credentials. A rain cover is included and there is also a water bottle pocket and removable divider.

The Falcon 400 is capable of carrying up to 1xSLR and 1x400mm lens plus accessories. The 800 version has the capacity to hold 1xSLR and 1x800mm lens plus accessories. A pro lens cushion is built into both backpacks to protect your lens from moving.

Paul Kench, managing director of Kenro, made this comment: “Benro are renowned for the quality of their world-class tripods and I’m delighted to see that same attention to design, build quality and functionality has been applied to their new range of outdoor backpacks. Bird and wildlife photographers spend huge sums on their equipment and they need to protect their investment.”

The Falcon series in camouflage has an approximate SRP ranging from GBP169.80 to GBP180, depending on size.

For further information call Kenro’s head office on 01793 615836 or visit the website at