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Kata Bags ™
A Vitec Group brand

Unique Product Features

Kata designed and patented numerous innovations that allow you to carry and operate your equipment with greater ease and efficiency. These details give you easier access to your equipment when using it, and greater freedom of movement when carrying.

Aeriform Foam
Perforated super light laminated and reinforced EVA and EPE foams.
Aluminum Skeleton
Formed Aluminum Alloy staves or frames for ultra-light structural protection and perfect weight distribution.
Camera Strap
This feature allows you to when carrying a Kata backpack to take the weight of your camera off your neck by attaching your camera to the straps of the backpack. This allows your torso to carry the weight or the camera instead of your neck making for a much more comfortable shooting experience.
Click Handles
Our patented handles have been designed and field-tested for sure grip and optimal comfort. For heavier and wider bags, the left side of the handle locks to the right side of the handle for added security.
DP Buckle
Dual Purpose Buckles
Carry at the optimal angle several ways.
Elements Cover
Elements Cover
The provided elements cover will protect your valuable equipment during extreme weather conditions. Simply install over the bag on the black side for rain protection, the silver side for heat deflection, or use as a dust cover. The silver side can additionally be used as a reflector if needed.
Insertrolley Compatible
This bag is compatible with the Kata Insertrolley (sold separately) which is a simple yet ingenious system that allows you to either use the trolley separately or with several cases at once. Kata’s patented extendable wheel system helps to better stabilize larger cases. Simply slide the trolley through the integrated sleeve on any of KATA's compatible cases for secure and easy mobility. You can detach the trolley when you want to store it and easily replace it if damaged.
Insertrolley Included
Insertrolley Included
This bag comes with the Kata Insertrolley which is a simple yet ingenious system that allows you to either use the trolley separately or with several cases at once. Kata’s patented extendable wheel system helps to better stabilize larger cases. Simply slide the trolley through the integrated sleeve on your case for secure and easy mobility. You can detach the trolley when you want to store it and easily replace it if damaged.
EPH System Compatible
EPH System Compatible
This bag is compatible with the Kata EPH system which will allow you to connect additional bags for extra carrying possibilities. You can add backpacks, torso packs or waist packs to any one of your Kata EPH system compatible bags. See product page to see which EPH system bags can be added to yours.
Laptop Compartment
This bag features a padded laptop compartment which will allow you to always have your computer at hand and easily accessible. Please check the Kata bag Chooser for compatible laptop models.
Modi-Vers Included
The entire internal compartment is completely customizable through the use of the included modi-vers dividers. Protect your equipment while creating custom compartments to fit your unique equipment. You can cut custom dividers to fit whatever size you need to keep your equipment snug. The yellow material makes it easy to find even the smallest components and accessories.
Modi-Vers Compatible
This bag is customizable through the use of the modi-vers divider system. This allows you to protect your equipment while creating custom compartments to fit your unique equipment. You can cut custom dividers to fit whatever size you need to keep your equipment snug. The yellow material makes it easy to find even the smallest components and accessories. Modi-Vers kits are sold separately and come in various sizes and strengths.
On Board
This bag complies with most airline regulations for carry-on luggage. Due to ever changing carry-on requirements please check with your airline carrier prior to departure.
Rain Cover
The provided elements cover will protect your valuable equipment during rainy and extremely dusty conditions. Simply install over the bag like a shower cap to protect your bag and gear.
Shoulder Strap
Ergonomic, so it fits your exact shoulder grade for optimal carrying angle. The multi-sided design allows it to fit both left and right shoulder, straight down or across the chest. Aeration slots provide excellent circulation and keep your shoulder cool and dry.
Tail Trap Buckle
Ergonomically adjustable curved buckle designed for comfort and ease of use. The buckle locks closed no matter how tight you choose to make it. To open; just push back the trap with your thumb.
Toblerone
Located on the bottom and dangerous spots of the bag, the Toblerones will protect your case from bumps, tears and sudden shock by absorbing any accidental impact your case may endure. Additionally the profile elevates the bag above any standing water or wet spots, keeping your case as dry as possible.
Tripod Holder
The Kata tripod holder allows you never to leave your important tripod behind. Simply attach to the designated clips on the bag and put two legs of the tripod in the sling to comfortably carry your tripod along with you wherever your shot may be.
TST
TST (Thermo Shield Technology) is a state of the art solution that provides the perfect protection level for digital equipment while creating an extremely lightweight product. It is featured on the important areas of the bag that are subject to shock.
TST Rib
The TST Rib provides discreetly structured protection, where it counts. Located on parts of the bag that are sensitive to shock, the TST Rib will protect your gear from bumps and any unwanted shock.