Think Tank Photo Retrospective Leather 7 Messenger Bag - Pinestone

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The Think Tank Photo Retrospective Leather 7 Messenger Bag has a form fitting design with added premium leather accents for an upscale, rugged alternative to the popular original Retrospective 7.

The Think Tank Retrospective 7 fits a standard DSLR system and the rear pocket holds an iPad or 11” MacBook Air. Combining modern and classic design elements, this lightweight shoulder bag comes in two fabrics that each offer a unique look and feel. Ergonomically, this body-conforming bag is comfortable for walk-arounds and provides rapid access to gear. The discreet styling helps you keep a low-profile.

Subtle styling, generous capacity and comfort means the Retrospective series has quickly become one of the leading bag collections in the industry. Working pros to vacationers all will find the Retrospective 7 to be the most useful and functional bag for a day’s outing. Combining the broad appeal of the Retrospective design


Premium Leather
Full-grain Dakota leather flap and accents complement the casual appearance of the soft, form fitting Retrospective Leather series, with dual cross buckle on front flap for added security.

Laptop compartment
Perfectly suited for standard DSLRs with a pocket for an iPad/11” MacBook Air

Inconspicuous looks
The exterior of the Retrospective 7 shoulder bag is purposefully simple, allowing photographers to inconspicuously blend into their shooting environment.

Accommodates pro gear
The Retrospective 7 has the interior height to accommodate a 70-200 f/2.8. The softness and flexibility of the Retrospective 7 easily allows a mid-size DSLR to be carried in the main compartment with a lens attached, facing downward, and a speedlight.

Padded, adjustable canvas strap
A fully adjustable, canvas strap is integrated into each Retrospective bag. For extra comfort, a breathable cushioned pad slides along the strap for optimum positioning. Sections of non-slip material on the pad helps keep the entire strap on your shoulder.

Removable carrying handle
This Retrospective 7 camera bag a removable carrying handle for convenience.

Seam-sealed rain cover
The seam-sealed rain cover included with the Retrospective 7 was specially designed to keep the carrying handle and integrated shoulder strap outside the rain cover without compromising protection from the elements.

Sound silencers
The "sound silencers" underneath the main flap are used to suppress the loud tearing sound hook-and-loop makes while opening and closing the bag. Simply release the sound silencer panels and cover the hook-and-loop strips to prevent the hook-and-loop from contacting. A clear business card pocket, for identification and spare cards, is also located under the main flap.

Organiser pocket
The Retrospective 7 has an organiser pocket inside the main compartment. It gives photographers enough space for small, but significant, accessories necessary for a successful shoot.

Collapsible nylon pockets
Within the Retrospective 7’s main compartment, are two collapsible nylon pockets (one on each side). These pockets are tall enough to fit most flash units or other accessories. A hook-and-loop strap can be used to secure the contents or it can be tucked into the pocket for quicker access.

Second interior pocket
A second interior pocket holds pens, maps, additional business cards and has a convenient hook and loop closure.

Hook-and-loop panels
Hook-and-loop panels securely fastens the main flap down, keeping valuable photo equipment hidden from view.


Internal Dimensions 31.8 × 22.4 × 12.7cm
External Dimensions 34.3 × 24.1 × 17.8cm
Laptop Compartment Dimensions 30.0 × 20.8 × 1.8cm)
Weight 0.9-1.4kg

Exterior: Durable water-repellant (DWR) coating, polyurethane coating, full-grain Dakota leather, sand-washed 100% cotton canvas, YKK® RC Fuse (abrasion-resistant) zippers, antique nickel-plated metal hardware, polyspun & nylon webbing, 3-ply bonded nylon thread.
Interior: Closed cell foam & PE board reinforced dividers, 210D silver-toned nylon, polyurethane, backed velex liner & dividers, 2x polyurethane coated nylon 210T seam-sealed rain cover, 3-ply bonded nylon thread.

Gear Profile 1 standard-size DSLR with 2-3 lenses and accessories. iPad/11” MacBook Air fits in rear zippered pocket