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Crumpler3 Million Dollar Home Bag (Black/Gunmetal)
 
4.0

(based on 12 reviews)

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    (6)

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78%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Lightweight (6)
  • Strong construction (6)
  • Easily accessible equipment (4)
  • Compact (3)
  • Durable (3)

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Transporting gear (4)
    • Protecting gear (3)
    • Travel (3)
      • Reviewer Profile:
      • Casual photographer (3), Enthusiast (3), Photo enthusiast (3)
      • Was this a gift?:
      • No (6)

    Most Liked Positive Review

     

    Great camera holder & unique design

    - Lots of compartments: 1 on the flap, one on the front of the main compartment and slots on each side of the strap (good place for cell phone)
    - Gives the...Read complete review

    - Lots of compartments: 1 on the flap, one on the front of the main compartment and slots on each side of the strap (good place for cell phone)
    - Gives the right amount of protection
    - Easy access to camera but also securely closes (there is velcro on the flap as well as the clip)

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    Most Liked Negative Review

     

    Not for micro 4/3

    Can't recommend. I've owned the 6 million home bag for 5+ years and enjoyed it with my Nikon D90.
    This 3 million dollar home bag is too small to be useful,...Read complete review

    Can't recommend. I've owned the 6 million home bag for 5+ years and enjoyed it with my Nikon D90.
    This 3 million dollar home bag is too small to be useful, even for my micro 4/3 system. Materials are good quality, but the design is not what I was looking for. Space in the main compartment is tiny and unnecessarily rigid. The small kangaroo pouch at the front is stiff and narrow - not useful for an extra battery, or Expo disc. The bag's just too bulky for its purpose, stiff and poorly thought out. The divider insert suffers the same poor execution. I sent mine back. Don't recommend this bag for much of anything. Sorry. Like the Crumpler brand, but definitely not this bag.

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    5.0

    Perfect for one OMD plus zoom

    By Alex

    from Milwaukee WI

    About Me Semi-pro Photographer

    Pros

    • Compact
    • Easy to Use

    Cons

      Best Uses

        Comments about 3 Million Dollar Home Bag (Black/Gunmetal):

        I love this bag for carrying my OMD EM1 (or EM5 for that matter) plus lens, almost always the Panny 12-35mm. It fits in nicely with the lens down, with room for an extra battery and card(s). If that's what you want, it's great. It is comfortable around the neck at the side, light and unobtrusive.

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        4.0

        Fits a Sony A6000 with a 18-105f4 lens

        By Me

        from Denver, CO

        About Me Casual Photographer

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Compact
        • Durable
        • Easy to Use

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Travel

          Comments about 3 Million Dollar Home Bag (Black/Gunmetal):

          Nice, small bag that doesn't look too much like a camera bag. The main compartment fits a sony a6000 with the 18-105 f4 lens. There is about 0.3L of additional space in the main compartment. We fit a small tripod (slik sprint II) on the front flap during some short hikes. We put our passports in the back pocket. Putting a smartphone in the back pocket was a bit tight.

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          1.0

          Not for micro 4/3

          By RockyMtn Strider

          from Rocky Mountains

          About Me Casual Photographer

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Durable

          Cons

            Best Uses

              Comments about 3 Million Dollar Home Bag (Black/Gunmetal):

              Can't recommend. I've owned the 6 million home bag for 5+ years and enjoyed it with my Nikon D90.
              This 3 million dollar home bag is too small to be useful, even for my micro 4/3 system. Materials are good quality, but the design is not what I was looking for. Space in the main compartment is tiny and unnecessarily rigid. The small kangaroo pouch at the front is stiff and narrow - not useful for an extra battery, or Expo disc. The bag's just too bulky for its purpose, stiff and poorly thought out. The divider insert suffers the same poor execution. I sent mine back. Don't recommend this bag for much of anything. Sorry. Like the Crumpler brand, but definitely not this bag.

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              • No

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              3.0

              Too stiff!

              By twokatmew

              from Michigan, USA

              About Me Photo Enthusiast

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Strong Construction

              Cons

              • Cumbersome
              • Hard To Access Equipment

              Best Uses

              • Transporting Gear

              Comments about 3 Million Dollar Home Bag (Navy/Rust Red):

              Nice looking bag made of high-quality materials. But the bag is simply too stiff, making it difficult to get gear in and out of the bag quickly. The strap doesn't stay together (typical of most straps w/o pads), and this is a bit of a pain when grabbing the bag to go. I've been spoiled by Domke bags & gripper straps. Returned the 3MDH for another Domke.

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              4.0

              Terrific Bag

              By Brian

              from Maryland

              About Me Casual Photographer

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Compact
              • Easy to Use
              • Lightweight

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Travel

                Comments about 3 Million Dollar Home Bag (Black/Gunmetal):

                This is terrific camera bag. I mainly use it to carry my Sony NEX-5R with kit lens, flash, Sigma 30mm around. I have successfully fitted my Canon T1i with Sigma 17-55mm lens in this. I only wish it had more pockets to store smaller accessories.

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                4.0

                Great for day trips with my Canon 40D

                By Bonnie

                from Durham, NC

                About Me Photo Enthusiast

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Durable
                • Good Protection
                • Inconspicuous
                • Lightweight
                • Organized

                Cons

                • Uncomfortable Strap

                Best Uses

                • Daily Transport
                • Travel

                Comments about 3 Million Dollar Home Bag (Beech/Black):

                This bag comfortably holds my Canon 40D with a 60mm lens attached. It might be able to hold the camera with a slightly longer lens, but not much longer. The clip that closes the top flap can adjust out pretty far, but you'd lose some padding protection I'd think if it was extended way out. With my camera and lens it also easily holds extra memory cards, lens wipes, an extra battery, and my keys. I like that it doesn't immediately scream "EXPENSIVE CAMERA INSIDE" it looks more like a sporty knapsack. The exterior seems pretty water resistant but haven't tested it in a downpour yet. I also like that it's not HUGE, since I typically take this with me on half-day hikes, and I don't have a lot of extra lenses yet that I want to have with me. The strap is not ergonomic, though it is wide so that's nice, it does not have one of those cushion things to protect your shoulder, that would be nice.

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                5.0

                Best bag for a DSLR with 1 lens

                By Dirt Cricket

                from San Francisco

                About Me Photo Enthusiast

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Easily Accessible Equipment
                • Strong Construction

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Protecting Gear

                  Comments about 3 Million Dollar Home Bag (Brown):

                  This bag inspires all sorts of confidence. It's tough as nails but has a really nice interior. You cannot fit any more than the body w/ an attached lens in the main pouch...and in the cargo pouch and mesh pocket you could fit extra memory cards, extra battery (could even fit a cannon charger as well), cash and credit cards in a money clip but not a full wallet. The big bonus is that every person i ask thinks it's a man purse...10 times better than a big shiny camera bag that tells 3rd world thieves ALERT EXPENSIVE CAMERA INSIDE (i am using it for international travel). I have an 18-200MM on there and you could put on a 300 no problem

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                  5.0

                  nice bag, very small

                  By dgaf

                  from california

                  About Me Hobbyist/Enthusiast

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Easily Accessible Equipment
                  • Lightweight
                  • Strong Construction
                  • Well Padded

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Protecting Gear

                    Comments about 3 Million Dollar Home Bag (Black):

                    i give this bag 5 stars based on the quality of the product; however, it did not suit my needs. i purchased it for my Rebel XSI, along with a few accessories (charger, memory cards), and it was just way too small. don't get me wrong, it did fit the camera and accessories perfectly fine, it was very tight though, and there was no room for anything else

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                    5.0

                    The right choice for a 40D and extra len

                    By wendy

                    from NC

                    About Me Hobbyist/Enthusiast

                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

                    • Lightweight
                    • Strong Construction
                    • Well Padded

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                      • Transporting Gear

                      Comments about 3 Million Dollar Home Bag (Black):

                      I first bought a 1 million dollar home and it really wasn't big enough for my canon 40D so I bought the 3 million dollar home and it works great with the camera/lens and extra lens.

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                      4.0

                      Great camera holder & unique design

                      By nikonD40XUser

                      from NY, NY

                      About Me Casual user

                      Verified Buyer

                      Pros

                      • Comfortable
                      • Easily Accessible Equipment
                      • Lightweight
                      • Strong Construction
                      • Well Padded

                      Cons

                        Best Uses

                        • Protecting Gear
                        • Transporting Gear

                        Comments about 3 Million Dollar Home Bag (Red):

                        - Lots of compartments: 1 on the flap, one on the front of the main compartment and slots on each side of the strap (good place for cell phone)
                        - Gives the right amount of protection
                        - Easy access to camera but also securely closes (there is velcro on the flap as well as the clip)

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                        4.0

                        Nice Bag. Well Built-A little small

                        By Mrmotorcycle5337

                        from Colorado

                        About Me Hobbyist/Enthusiast

                        Verified Buyer

                        Pros

                        • Comfortable
                        • Easily Accessible Equipment
                        • Lightweight
                        • Strong Construction

                        Cons

                        • No extra lense room

                        Best Uses

                        • Transporting Gear

                        Comments about 3 Million Dollar Home Bag (Black):

                        Very nice case. I have a digital SLR with extra lenses. This bag is smaller than I expected and one extra lense is a tight squeeze. In hind sight I would have bought the 4-million bag but it is a Crumpler and the quality shines through even if it is a bit small.

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                        4.0

                        Nice bag for a SLR on the go with a single lens.

                        By Leo.kops

                        from Redondo beach, ca

                        Comments about 3 Million Dollar Home Bag (Brown):

                        Got my crumpler bag the other day and was very impressed by the sturdiness of the bag. the title can be a bit deceiving as there is no way you can fit a 2 lens kit in this bag. i have a canon digital rebel xt and i have 2 lenses, the kit lens (18-55mm) and a 28-135mm and there's no way i can put both lenses and the body in there.however, it is nice if i just bring the 28-135mm along on the xti body. the front pouch can hold a good amount of accessories (charger, cleaner, caps, etc..,) and inside the top flap there is a zippered pocket that can hold small items like memory cards.i am going to bring it on a trip out of town and see how convenient it is, instead of just having my camera around my neck exposed.overall nice design and very trendy looking. good usage of the contrasting colors on the outside and inside.

                        Expertise: Enthusiast

                        Problems Encountered: Again if you want to carry multiple lenses, i would go with a bigger bag than this.

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