Inside Chris Malmberg’s camera bag

Inside Chris Malmberg’s camera bag

Inside Chris Malmberg's Camera Bag

ATTENTION – Send us your camera bags!

If you want to participate, please read the rules of participation at the end of the post.
Stay Sharp & Keep Shooting!

Inside Chris Malmberg’s Camera bag! (Bag No57)

Hey there.

I’m Chris Malmberg and I’m a alcoholic. Wait, I mean I take pictures of things. I like film, digital, color and black and white, long walks on the beach, long walks in other places, and longer walks through my hometown of York, PA. York is a small city where, when people see me shooting, they tend to assume the worst (I must be a creep, etc.). Being a 6′ 5″ tall bearded idiot doesn’t help either. If you ever wish to be a successful street photographer, try standing out like a professional basketball player at a daycare. I rarely get shots where I went unnoticed. I guess that makes things interesting, at the very least.

In my bag:

Chris Malmberg's Camera Bag


  • Lowepro Passport Sling (the bag, itself)
  • Olympus OM-D E-M5 (I’ve been using this camera for, like, 3 years, and I love it)
  • Panasonic 20mm 1.7 (my everyday lens)
  • Olympus 45mm 1.8 (portrait lens, doesn’t get a lot of use)
  • Olympus 14-42mm (kit lens)
  • Canon AF35ML (40mm 1.9 lens, all auto)
  • An umbrella (because shooting in the rain is the best thing ever)
  • Extra batteries
  • A pen and notepad
  • Even more batteries
  • A LensPen


“I love her each weekday, each velvety cheekday.” – Spinal Tap


Rules of participation

Each person that submits the contents of his bag will also be allowed 150 words to describe her / him self to the rest of the Readers via the website pages! We will even allow one link, back to your website! It will be loads of fun! Why? Well, because we will start to get to know each other through these small 150 word descriptions and of course through the contents of each one’s bags! Now, when we say Camera Bag, it doesn’t have to literally be a bag. It could be a pouch, a backpack, pockets of a jacket, whatever. All we need is the list of all the contents and a photo of those contents on a wooden or carpeted (preferably) floor from above. What must be included in the email you send us? Here is the list of things you need to provide us with in order to have a valid entry:

  • 150 word description of yourself and your Street Photography quirks, habits, tips, whatever. 150 words MAX.
  • Photo of the contents of your bag and your bag next to those contents on a floor, shot from 90 degrees above. High quality, big size.
  • List of items included in your camera bag.
  • Link to your website OR blog OR facebook page OR GooglePlus page OR whatever.
  • A closing remark 20 words MAX. You can say for example something like Thank for letting me share the contents of my bag, now stop looking into my privates and go take some photos!

We thank you in advance for your participation and we are really looking forward to finding out what YOU are hiding in your camera bags! Send everything in at! Stay Sharp & Keep Shooting!

About “What’s in your camera bag Street Hunter!”

In June 2014  we started sharing the contents of the Camera Bag of one of you, one of our awesome Readers every week! All images and text in these posts are written by the Readers presenting their camera bags.


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