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Your camera and laptop bag problems solved with Inateck – Full 4-bag review

Safely carry your cameras, gadgets and lots more in these Inateck laptop bags. Review which is the best camera backpack, business and laptop bag and sleeve. Your camera and laptop bag problems solved with Inateck – Full 4-bag review on Falcondale Life blog. Image description: Falcondalejan with Inateck antishock dslr camera backpack and blog title.Contains affiliate links – see this page for details

Inateck Laptop bag and sleeve, camera bag and business backpack review

I always seem to need one more bag. Do you? The ones I have are not quite right. Maybe I need a better size, something smarter or different pockets. I’ve made a few expensive mistakes with camera bags and I’ve never know what to look for in a good laptop bag. That’s why I am so pleased to get the chance to test and review some bags from Inateck, and guess what? They turned out great!

There are four bags in this review. I’ll be looking at the camera backpack, the business backpack (a weekender bag), the laptop backpack and a laptop sleeve. This selection has me covered for just about any short trip. If like me, you need to take gadgets, cameras and tech when you travel, then I think you’ll like these options. Every one of them is a kind of laptop bag, even if the main function is to carry clothes or cameras. I’m going to show you how much stuff the bags fit in, how they look and how well made they are.

Safely carry your cameras, gadgets and lots more in these Inateck laptop bags. Review which is the best camera backpack, business and laptop bag and sleeve. Your camera and laptop bag problems solved with Inateck – Full 4-bag review on Falcondale Life blog. Image description: Falcondalejan with Inateck anti-shock dslr backpack1. Inateck Anti-shock DSLR/SLR Camera Backpack with Laptop Compartment, Rain Cover, Tripod Holder

When I carry a DSLR I find it heavy, so I need to be comfortable. The adjustable straps and padding are great for this. I can swing the bag around to the side on one shoulder, to slip out my DSLR. The adjustable compartments will take plenty of spare lenses and camera bits. While I am wearing the camera backpack, the zip is concealed against my back for security.

The smart canvas-feel top cover with buckles looks stylish, like denim. Inside it is a large daypack area which is big enough for me to pop in my handbag. There’s also a laptop pocket, although I don’t often take that along with my camera. Outside are useful zip compartments. Inateck have placed the zips with security in mind. There’s a hidden side pocket to hook on a tripod too.

This is the camera bag I have been wanting! It will get a lot of use so keep an eye on my Instagram stories to catch me on my travels. I am trying to find a criticism for it but all I can say is that it would have been nice if the rain cover was in-built instead of loose, as I’ll probably leave it behind. Still, that’s a small thing, and I have no hesitation in recommending it.

Safely carry your cameras, gadgets and lots more in these Inateck laptop bags. Review which is the best camera backpack, business and laptop bag and sleeve. Your camera and laptop bag problems solved with Inateck – Full 4-bag review on Falcondale Life blog. Image description: Falcondalejan with Inateck anti-shock dslr backpack2. 30L Inateck Large Capacity Laptop Travel Business Backpack,17 inch Anti-theft Rucksack

My husband grabbed this bag straight away. He took it on a business trip by train and he’s really pleased with it. A business backpack needs to have two sections which open independently: One section to work as a laptop bag and a separate section which opens right out for clothes. The sections are essential because you do not want to open your case in a meeting and have your underpants fall onto the table! This case is an absolute bargain. A wheeled suitcase of the same size and pocket design cost us nine times the price of this bag, so we are seriously impressed with this.

Safely carry your cameras, gadgets and lots more in these Inateck laptop bags. Review which is the best camera backpack, business and laptop bag and sleeve. Your camera and laptop bag problems solved with Inateck – Full 4-bag review on Falcondale Life blog. Image description: Falcondalejan with Inateck 30L business backpackThis Business Backpack also fits within cabin bag dimensions, especially those of our preferred carrier KLM/Delta which are slimmer than most. 30L capacity is loads. There are also security features such as a pocket that sits against your back, and securing clips over the side zips. There’s a side handle to help lift into an overhead bin, and a separate rain cover.

I also took this Inateck Business Backpack away for a weekend and it carried all my clothes, sponge bags and laptop comfortably. It is easy to handle and versatile, and will become one of our most used bags in the family. The bag is soft and clothes are carried vertically on your back, so I would use a few packing cubes to avoid clothes slipping downwards. The only negative is the slightly plain colour and fabric, but that’s a small point. This was previously labelled in an Amazon listing as a “briefcase” and I am carrying it by the side handle in the photo, but “business backpack” is a better description.

Safely carry your cameras, gadgets and lots more in these Inateck laptop bags. Review which is the best camera backpack, business and laptop bag and sleeve. Your camera and laptop bag problems solved with Inateck – Full 4-bag review on Falcondale Life blog. Image description: Falcondalejan with Inateck business backpack 30L3. Inateck Laptop Backpack with USB Charging Port, Anti-Theft School Bag/Business Travel Backpack

This laptop bag is ideal for your commute to the office, school or college. It’s got a lovely sheen to the fabric and although mine is black, other colours are available including purple, brown and blue. The bag holds its shape well and it never sags. The padding and zips are clearly good quality, but it is lightweight and also has a separate water-repellant cover.

Safely carry your cameras, gadgets and lots more in these Inateck laptop bags. Review which is the best camera backpack, business and laptop bag and sleeve. Your camera and laptop bag problems solved with Inateck – Full 4-bag review on Falcondale Life blog. Image description: Falcondalejan with Inateck laptop backpack.There is a large rear section where the laptop pocket is, along with some other pocket inserts and a concealed, secret zip compartment. There’s an inbuilt USB port so you can connect your tech without getting it out of the bag.

The front section is slim with some pocket inserts including a zipped coin section. Outside there are two pockets on the front and two side pockets for things like water bottles. It’s another clever bag from Inateck. It might be a bit just a shade too big for a school bag at present, but for something like university or the office it would be ideal.

4. Shockproof Inateck Laptop Sleeve Briefcase

Last but not least this Inateck laptop bag sleeve is all about stylish protection and convenience. I have the 14 to 14.5 inch size and it’s a snug fit with no rattle, but there are a range of sizes available. The photos do not show how solid it is. It doesn’t bend very easily although it is made of lightweight fabric. It’s got substantial padding, and the interior is lush velvet, so that my hand gets gently stroked each time I put the laptop inside!

Safely carry your cameras, gadgets and lots more in these Inateck laptop bags. Review which is the best camera backpack, business and laptop bag and sleeve. Your camera and laptop bag problems solved with Inateck – Full 4-bag review on Falcondale Life blog. Image description: Falcondalejan with Inateck laptop briefcase sleeve.The handle feels like leather and there is some give at either end of it so that it pushes flat when not in use. There’s a useful exterior zip pocket which is also lined, and the fabric is spill-proof for added protection. It doesn’t have a shoulder strap, which might be a nice addition. It’s quite a simple case but perfect when you just want the laptop with you. For example if you end up checking a bag onto a plane, you can slip your laptop sleeve out to carry onboard.

Laptop bag with a side of everything

These four bags all carry laptops in every situation where I might need one. Inateck also make a lot of other gadget and laptop bags, sleeves, other gadgets and a big range of tech. The company started life in Germany and their engineering heritage shows strongly throughout the range with great functions and build quality. I’m delighted to have been gifted these bags for review and I hope it is clear that all these opinions are my own. I was so pleased with them that I decided to record a video to demonstrate them in more detail. Please watch, share and follow along!

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Visit Knaresborough Waterside and try Repeating Pattern Photo Composition

Visitor information for the river Nidd at Knaresborough Waterside in North Yorkshire. See the rowing boats and use these repeating pattern photo composition tips. Visit Knaresborough Waterside and try Repeating Pattern Photo Composition on Falcondale Life blog. Image description: lines of rowing boats moored on the river, plus blog title.

Knaresborough is a beautiful North Yorkshire town with a gorge, waterside walks with charming cottages, an historic market, a railway viaduct, a castle, a petrifying well, cobbled streets, trompe l’oeil street art and lots more. I love visiting and I usually take dozens of photos. It was my birthday last week and I went rowing on the river Nidd at Knaresborough with some friends.

Repeating Pattern Photo at High Bridge

Repeating patterns are a great idea for a strong composition. Often the repeating pattern photo looks best when it forms a leading line. The line can lead into the photo or into the distance. In the first photo, the boats make a line leading towards the viaduct in the distance. Shot from a fairly high angle, the repeating pattern is a fairly gentle feature drawing the eye up the river to give some perspective.

Visitor information for the river Nidd at Knaresborough Waterside in North Yorkshire. See the rowing boats and use these repeating pattern photo composition tips. Visit Knaresborough Waterside and try Repeating Pattern Photo Composition on Falcondale Life blog. Image description: A line of rowing boats moored on the Nidd near the viaduct.

The second repeating pattern photo is stronger. That is because it was shot from lower down so the colour dominates. Also the boats take up the main part of the image and there’s not much space left in the frame for anything else. The bridge makes a nice enclosure of the top of the picture. I’m pleased that the people in the boat are central and framed by the arch.

Visitor information for the river Nidd at Knaresborough Waterside in North Yorkshire. See the rowing boats and use these repeating pattern photo composition tips. Visit Knaresborough Waterside and try Repeating Pattern Photo Composition on Falcondale Life blog. Image description: a line of rowing boats moored on the Nidd near High Bridge.Further Downstream

The last photo was taken near the Marigold Cafe where the hire boats are more subtle colours. Lots of people take a photo from this position with the repeating pattern of the boats. You will easily find some examples on Instagram under the hashtag #rivernidd. In this repeating pattern photo the boats are quite a minor feature and the viaduct is biggest. Because the same type of boats appear in two places, I think it works to draw your eye from one mooring to another.

Visitor information for the river Nidd at Knaresborough Waterside in North Yorkshire. See the rowing boats and use these repeating pattern photo composition tips. Visit Knaresborough Waterside and try Repeating Pattern Photo Composition on Falcondale Life blog. Image description: Rowing boats and the viaduct at Knaresborough.Visitor Information

The rowing boats for hire at Knaresborough waterside are perfect for this type of image. I’ve never seen them all in use, so there are usually plenty moored up in a line. The red and green boats are moored near High Bridge close to the World’s End pub. The pastel coloured boats are further downstream, just a couple of minutes walk. We paid £7 per adult. Other prices were £5 for senior citizens and £4 for children. Babies are free. That price is for 1 hour hire and you can comfortably sit 4, possibly 5 people in a boat. It’s the perfect amount of time to do the whole stretch at a leisurely pace.

Pay and display parking is available just over the road at Conningham Hall. Knaresborough has train services from Leeds and York, and the station is just by the top of the viaduct.

Take a look at one of my shots from inside the boat while on the water, on Instagram.

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Visitor information for the river Nidd at Knaresborough Waterside in North Yorkshire. See the rowing boats and use these repeating pattern photo composition tips. Visit Knaresborough Waterside and try Repeating Pattern Photo Composition on Falcondale Life blog. Image description: viaduct reflected in the Nidd at Knaresborough by the Marigold Cafe, plus blog title.
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Define and Master your Photography Niche

Find your niche as a photographer. There is no need to master every type of photography genre but use what inspires you and the local demand to specialize. Define and Master your Photography Niche on Falcondale Life blog. Image description: A variety of photo prints. and a camera on a tripod at sunset, plus blog title. Today I am welcoming guest writer Ashley Lipman to Falcondale Life. Ashley is an award-winning writer who discovered her passion for providing creative solutions for building brands online. Since her first high school award in Creative Writing, she continues to deliver awesome content through various niches.

When photography is the passion that fuels your fire, it can be hard to set limits for yourself when it comes to determining your niche. After all, aren’t the best photographers able to take incredible photos of everything? The truth is that no, they are not. The best photographers choose a niche and develop their skills in that area.

Whether you choose to focus on artistic photos, family portraits, or use a drone for photogrammetry (read more here), choosing a niche helps you become a master of your area rather than a dabbler. Here are some compelling reasons to decide on the niche for you.

Find your niche as a photographer. There is no need to master every type of photography genre but use what inspires you and the local demand to specialize. Define and Master your Photography Niche on Falcondale Life blog. Image description: A variety of photo prints.What Inspires You?

You might be one of those people that likes taking photos of everything. While there is nothing wrong with that, if you choose to make a career out of photography you’ll want to zoom in on your focus. Think about the various subjects of your work and determine which one you enjoy shooting the most. You might enjoy snapping photos of families at events, but finding the perfect landscape scene is what fuels your passion.

Figuring out which subject is your favorite allows you to hone your skill development focus. As many photographers start pursuing business options on the side to start, this can ensure that you have time for relevant education in limited time. Someone who loves shooting sporting events is going to require different skills than someone shooting portraits.

Where’s the Demand?

If you’re choosing to start a business, it can be helpful to figure out what sort of photos are needed in your area. For example, if you have ten family and lifestyle photographers in your neighborhood but no real estate photographers, you may have found your foot in the door.

Choosing something that pays the bills but isn’t your preferred niche doesn’t have to be permanent. You can use it to establish yourself as a master in one area, then make a transition to another. Perhaps the money you earn on the side from meeting market demand can help pay for continuing education to develop the skills in the niche you want to be in.
Find your niche as a photographer. There is no need to master every type of photography genre but use what inspires you and the local demand to specialize. Define and Master your Photography Niche on Falcondale Life blog. Image description: Camera on a tripod at sunset.

Your Unique Flair

As a photographer, you’ll likely develop your signature look– a style that sets your photos apart from others. This might be the style of lighting you use, your editing process, or a unique approach that spans over multiple niches, creating a niche that is entirely yours.

Identifying your signature style can help you determine which niche to focus on. Compare some of your favorite photos and look for patterns. Do you use a lot of shadows and dark filters or are your photos airy and light? Do you lean toward structured photography or tend to produce images that are more fluid and elemental? Once you recognize the patterns, you can use these to define your niche and build your brand.

Don’t Pigeonhole Yourself

Just because you’re choosing a niche doesn’t mean that you can’t branch out and try other things. You don’t need to limit yourself to one style or one type or subject matter. Rather, the niche you choose is the core of your photography practice, a solid foundation that you can come back to. Establish yourself in one niche and aim to learn more and try something different at every opportunity.

Thank you Ashley for those insights. I totally agree that we cannot do everything and there’s a real benefit in finding a niche. If you read this and are inspired to pursue a niche, do leave a comment below! 

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Visit Yorkshire Soap – Fragrant Delights

Visit Yorkshire soap online or in store for beautiful soaps and body care with fragrances skillfully blended and products for all the family. Review, photos. Visit Yorkshire Soap on Falcondale Life blog. There is a new branch of Yorkshire Soap in my town of Harrogate. If you walk up the street towards it you can smell it before you see it! The theme colour is pink but the appeal is not exclusively feminine. It will delight my 13 year old daughter certainly, but there are treats in store for people of all ages, genders and persuasions inside.

Visit Yorkshire soap online or in store for beautiful soaps and body care with fragrances skillfully blended and products for all the family. Review, photos. Visit Yorkshire Soap on Falcondale Life blog. More than just quality Soap

The aromas are pretty strong in the shop as they all mix together. However if you smell one item at a time then it quickly becomes clear that these are skillfully blended fragrances. This is not some cheap assault on your nose! The quality is excellent and the flavours on offer are imaginative.

Visit Yorkshire soap online or in store for beautiful soaps and body care with fragrances skillfully blended and products for all the family. Review, photos. Visit Yorkshire Soap on Falcondale Life blog.Soaps are on sale shaped in bars, cupcakes, cake slices and other novel shapes. Plenty of other body care options are available when you visit Yorkshire soap including bath bombs, hair care, body creme, shower gel and more. Sensitive skin is catered for too.

Visit Yorkshire Soap

You can shop online or visit Yorkshire Soap at their stores in Harrogate, Hebden Bridge, Knaresborough, Halifax Piece Hall, York, Beverley and Leeds. There is a warm welcome and friendly staff on hand to help you choose from the heady selection.

Visit Yorkshire soap online or in store for beautiful soaps and body care with fragrances skillfully blended and products for all the family. Review, photos. Visit Yorkshire Soap on Falcondale Life blog.Visit Yorkshire soap online or in store for beautiful soaps and body care with fragrances skillfully blended and products for all the family. Review, photos. Visit Yorkshire Soap on Falcondale Life blog.Visit Yorkshire soap online or in store for beautiful soaps and body care with fragrances skillfully blended and products for all the family. Review, photos. Visit Yorkshire Soap on Falcondale Life blog.

Visit Yorkshire soap online or in store for beautiful soaps and body care with fragrances skillfully blended and products for all the family. Review, photos. Visit Yorkshire Soap on Falcondale Life blog. Image description: Prize £100 hamperI am very happy to be able to offer my blog readers the chance to enter a prizedraw with Yorkshire Soap to win a fantastic £100 hamper of goodies! Enter using the Rafflecopter widget below. Terms and conditions are underneath. The hamper is pictured above and contains one each of these –

  • Luxury Reed Diffuser (Fig and Amber)
  • Diffuser Refill (Mandarella)
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  • Pack of Spare Reeds (8)
  • Unicorn Bubblegum Bath Truffle
  • Assorted Floral Glycerine Soap Gift Box (5)
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  • Yorkshire Rose Soap Cupcake
  • Lime, Basil and Orange Soap Cupcake

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Be Inspired to Travel by Movies and TV Shows

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Make a connection with your destination by visiting places from your favourite movies and TV shows. I was inspired to travel by dramatic views and culture. Be Inspired to Travel by Movies and TV on Falcondale Life blog. Image description: Highclere castle the site of Downton Abbey and the mirrored hall at Versailles plus blog title.I believe that travel should always make an emotional connection. It gives a trip so much more value. An affinity with my destination makes the whole experience more satisfying and vibrant. I have been inspired to travel thanks to the drama, natural beauty and culture on screen. Some places lived up to expectations and some remain on my wish list.

Inspired to Travel by TV

Moving to a bigger screen takes a bit of getting used to. For example a big screen like the Oled TV Panasonic really knocks out some dramatic impact. It’s a while since we increased our TV size but I remember it took me time to adjust to how big all the people are. The landscapes and scenery are bigger too, and I can really appreciate fine cinematography.

Make a connection with your destination by visiting places from your favourite movies and TV shows. I was inspired to travel by dramatic views and culture. Be Inspired to Travel by Movies and TV on Falcondale Life blog. Image description: African elephant in the wild.Out of Africa

All my pre-conceived notions of a safari on the African plains came from watching “Out of Africa” in my teens. Years later when we went to Kenya we visited Karen Blixen’s house from the movie. Visiting the house was not a special ambition beforehand, yet it was so memorable.

Make a connection with your destination by visiting places from your favourite movies and TV shows. I was inspired to travel by dramatic views and culture. Be Inspired to Travel by Movies and TV on Falcondale Life blog. Image description: Temple in Luxor EgyptDeath on the Nile

In the days before children we got a bargain break to Luxor, Egypt. The excursions on that holiday were amazing. As we wandered through the Hypostyle Hall of Karnak Temple it dawned on us that we had seen it in a movie. The famous falling stone scene from Agatha Christie’s Death on the Nile was set here. No stones fell for us and we had a great time.

Make a connection with your destination by visiting places from your favourite movies and TV shows. I was inspired to travel by dramatic views and culture. Be Inspired to Travel by Movies and TV on Falcondale Life blog. Image description: A jetty on Coniston Water, Lake DistrictSwallows and Amazons

We’ve had a couple of camping holidays to Coniston water, around the same time that the latest Swallows and Amazon’s movie was released. We are no sailors but we did enjoy the views when it didn’t rain! It’s one of Belle’s favourite films so she liked seeing where it was shot.

Make a connection with your destination by visiting places from your favourite movies and TV shows. I was inspired to travel by dramatic views and culture. Be Inspired to Travel by Movies and TV on Falcondale Life blog. Image description: The north Cornwall coast near Tintagel.Poldark

Demelza always looks like the ultimate romantic heroine in Poldark. Her red hair is whipped in the wind atop the rugged cliffs. Seeing Poldark now, I am inspired to travel back to Cornwall. Although we visited Tintagel and Marazion, we barely explored the beaches of the north coast of Cornwall.

Make a connection with your destination by visiting places from your favourite movies and TV shows. I was inspired to travel by dramatic views and culture. Be Inspired to Travel by Movies and TV on Falcondale Life blog. Image description: Highclere castle, the filming location of Downton Abbey.

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Downton Abbey

Obviously there is no real Downton Abbey but it’s filmed at the beautiful Highclere Castle in Berkshire. I am not sure how much I want to queue to visit the inside as Christy from Welsh Mum of One tells me there is no photography allowed, but it is very pretty from outside. Downton Abbey is set near Thirsk. I am easily inspired to travel to the North York Moors as I love the area. A trip to Castle Howard might be a good alternative.

Make a connection with your destination by visiting places from your favourite movies and TV shows. I was inspired to travel by dramatic views and culture. Be Inspired to Travel by Movies and TV on Falcondale Life blog. Image description: The mirrored hall at Versailles

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Versailles

I have wanted to visit Versailles since I was a child. Now there is a fabulous TV series. I’ll have to make do with the sumptuous TV show as it’s unlikely I’ll be able to drag my family there. I am the only one with this ambition, even though we love to go on holiday to France. I most want to see the famous mirrored hall and the fountains.

Make a connection with your destination by visiting places from your favourite movies and TV shows. I was inspired to travel by dramatic views and culture. Be Inspired to Travel by Movies and TV on Falcondale Life blog. Image description: Starry skyStar Trek

I have this thing with spaceships. The real life ones that just orbit the earth and launch satellites are far too dull. However going boldly where Captain Kirk has gone before seems like a great idea (as long as they don’t give me a red shirt). For now I’ll just have to stick to seeing stars in a dark sky from earth. I’m still waiting for that trip on the Enterprise!

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4 Bike Car Towball Carrier
Make a connection with your destination by visiting places from your favourite movies and TV shows. I was inspired to travel by dramatic views and culture. Be Inspired to Travel by Movies and TV on Falcondale Life blog. Image description: The north Cornwell coast near Tintagel plus blog title.
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