Pelican ProGear S130 Laptop/Camera Backpack Unveiled

Pelican S130 Backpack

Pelican has released a new laptop and camera case that puts the hardshell protection for you camera gear on your back.

The Pelican ProGear S130 Laptop/Camera Backpack is top-loading, TSA-ready backpack that features a protective divider pack for cameras in addition to a built-in watertight and crushproof case for laptops or tablets.

Pelican S130


The ProGear S130 also has a high-impact compartment to protect a camera body, extra lenses and flash equipment. The dividers in the camera compartment are removable if you want to use it for some other than a camera case.

Pelican ProGear S130 Backpack Key Specs

  • Built-In Watertight, Crushproof Case
  •  Top-Loading, Fast Access – TSA Ready & Under Seat Convenient
  •  Slim case for use with – Ultrabook™ laptops
  •  Watertight to 1 meter for 30 min* – O-Ring Gasket Sealed
  •  Pressure Equalization Valve – Prevents Vacuum Lock
  •  Removable padded divider set – Protects Cameras, Tablets, and other Devices
  •  Rigid front plate for impact protection
  •  Bottom Expanding Sling Storage
  •  Load Compression Straps
  •  Top-loader 25 liter main storage – Durable Rip-Stop Nylon
  •  Chest clip and removable hip belt
  •  Floating shoulder straps and lumbar pad – Ergonomic Ventilated Back

*Case portion only. Backpack is water-resistant but not watertight.

The Pelican ProGear S130 retails for $304.95; however, it is currently available for $259 here at B&H Photo.