Oberwerth Camera Bags
Intelligent and stylish design is combined with first-class craftsmanship.
Oberwerth camera bags are stunning and practical at once. Hand-made in Germany, one can immediately see and feel the craftsmanship. Using the finest materials and carefully considered thoughtful design elements create a world-class camera bag, equally at home “in the field” or on your shoulder in the urban canyons.
Intelligent and stylish design is combined with first-class craftsmanship with an outstanding look and feel: 100% handmade – 100% made in Germany.
Oberwerth takes standard elements like zip fastenings, inserts, seams and leather edge detailing to the next level. Every one of our bags is made with skill, love and care; we use only top-quality leather and time-tested and time-tough CORDURA®. Stylish and practical, each Oberwerth bag is a work of art.
Oberwerth makes the perfect photo companion for wherever life takes you.
We stock some of the most popular Oberwerth models, listed here from smallest to largest:
Leica Oberwerth Backpacks
The Oberwerth backpacks are the ideal shape for storing tablets, all of your Leica photographic equipment, and travel or business accessories. Your camera gear and every day essentials are always at your fingertips because of the three individual pockets: a tray compartment, the spacious removable photo pocket which can be used effectively without photo equipment, and the practical front pocket for mobile phone, pens, passport, etc..
It offers enough space for leica camera bodies, lenses, flashes, and/or batteries, tech accessories, and laptops. The removable inner pocket is lined with durable water-repellent CORDURA® fabric and soft, individually adjustable padded inserts. The soft, flexible, adjustable interior padding protects your gear against shocks and vibrations just like all of Oberwerth's quality camera bags.
If your camera equipment is not needed, the inside pocket can be removed quickly and easily. This backpack can be converted from a camera backpack into a casually soft and light travel and/or business backpack.
* 100% designed and handmade from milled, full-grain cowhide leather in Germany
* Versatile and flexible thanks to removable inner pocket
* Individually adjustable padding of the inside pocket
* Comfortably padded, ergonomically placed full leather carrying strap
* Additional organizer compartment
The Feldberg: Space for a camera body, 2 medium lenses, tech gear, and a tablet - $549
The Matterhorn: Space for two camera bodies, large lens, medium lens, tech gear, and a 13" laptop - $649
The Everest: Space for two camera bodies, large lens, medium lens, tech gear, and a 15" laptop - $749
The Oberwerth "Frankfurt" is the perfect camera bag for photographers who are always on the lookout for their next shot. With the Frankfurt, your camera and lens are always at your fingertips because they don’t have to be separated. Designed for mirrorless system cameras with lenses up to 70mm in focal length, the Frankfurt sets new standards in terms of ease of use.
Original, self-locking LOXX® fastenings by Schaeffertec enable you to close your bag securely and reliably yet open it quickly and easily with one hand. The soft, flexible adjustable interior padding nestles against your photographic equipment and protects it against shocks, vibrations and the weather. Made from vegetable-tanned cow-hide leather and durable CORDURA®, the Oberwerth Frankfurt is a sturdy, lightweight and practical companion on the hunt for the perfect shot.
- Adjustable shoulder strap with soft, ergonomic leather padding
- The finest vegetable-tanned Italian cow-hide leather creates a high-quality feel
- Durable CORDURA® completes the combination of materials and provides maximum comfort thanks to its low weight
- Customizable, cushioned inserts and shock-absorbing padding provide reliable protection for your camera body and lenses against vibrations and impact
- A compartment underneath the leather flap has storage space for your smartphone, memory cards, batteries and personal items
- Like every Oberwerth camera bag, the FRANKFURT is 100% designed and handmade in Germany. For the love of photography.
Internal Dimensions: approximately 9,1 x 5,9 x 4,7-inches
External Dimensions: approximately 9,7 x 7,1 x 5,9-inches
“Freiburg” is perfectly suited for the Leica M and a lens or two. The Freiburg also naturally provides enough space for your tablet, PDA and important documents. A removable insert with modular and adjustable air cushioning protects your gear, and an invisible cut-resistant cable ensures you and your photo bag are inseparable.
- Small and elegant, in high-quality material- and color-mix of CORDURA® and top quality leather (or all leather).
- Because of its low weight the bag is a constant companion – without being a burden.
- The spacious front pocket provides additional space for personal items or further gear.
- Practical, detachable and removable insert can be closed by help of a velcro string.
- Additional compartments for smart cards and bits & pieces.
- Handmade in Germany!
Internal: approximately 9 x 6,75 x 2,75-inches
External: approximately 10,5 x 7,75 x 4-inches
Freiburg Stealth (Limited Edition)
Practical size, well thought-out down to the last detail, lightweight and with a number of possibilities, perfectly carrying and protecting a Leica M along with further lenses. The "Freiburg Stealth" also naturally provides enough space for your tablet, PDA and important documents. A removable insert with modular and adjustable air cushion top off the sophisticated impression. Placed in the shoulder strap, the invisible cut reistant device ensures you and your photo bag are inseparable.
- Leather, as the dominant material of the outer bag, as well as the air-cushioned insert provide protection of your equipment against weather, shocks and other external influences
- Because of its low weight the bag is a constant companion – without being a burden
- The spacious front pocket provides additional space for personal items or further gear
- Practical, detachable and removable insert can be closed with by help of a velcro string
- Additional compartments for smart cards and bits and pieces
- Shoulder strap is protected against cut off by inserting a special but invisible tough material
- Like all Oberwerth bags: 100% handmade in Germany!
Internal Dimensions: approximately 9,5 x 7,2,4 x 3,5-inches
External Dimensions: approximately 10,6 x 7,75 x 4,25-inches
The "Wetzlar" is larger than the Freiburg, but smaller than the München. Big enough to carry more than one camera and a lens, this is the perfect choice for ambitious photographers looking to transport their extensive range of equipment safely and comfortably.
The Wetzlar offers plenty of storage space and draws the eye to its timeless, elegant and sporty design. The top of the insert contains pockets for memory cards, and the front and side pockets offer storage for rangefinders, power packs and other accessories. Even when using the insert, there is still enough space to safely store and transport a tablet.
- Exterior side pockets for storing personal items and accessories
- Sturdy CORDURA® and high-quality leather protect against impact, moisture and external influences
- CORDURA® insert, two adjustable cushions and two memory card pockets
- Space for a tablet
- Like all Oberwerth bags, it is 100% handmade in Germany
Internal: approximately 9,75 x 7,75 x 5-inches
External: approximately 11,8 x 8,5 x 6,1-inches
The Harry & Sally
Fashionable, chic, and extremely light. Handcrafted from tumbled full-grain cowhide leather made in Germany, the "Harry & Sally" shoulder bag stands out with its velvety-soft strap and sporty, yet, elegant look and red interior. The tumbling process, repeated several times, creates an ultra-soft finish to the leather, making the bag extremely comfortable to wear as it gently molds to your body shape.
- Adjustable, robust, and color-coordinated cotton shoulder strap with ergonomic leather padding
- Tumbled velvety-soft full-grain cowhide leather made in Germany gives the Harry & Sally bag a sporty yet elegant look and an irresistible feel
- The CORDURA®-covered, padded camera insert ensures optimal protection of your equipment from bad weather, shocks, and other external influences. The padding in the inner pocket is adjustable and can therefore be specifically adapted to your equipment.
- A spacious exterior pocket provides storage space for a tablet, personal items, and small camera equipment.
- Adaptable to your size requirements thanks to a removable inner pocket and a two-step adjustable LOXX® fastening system.
Internal Dimensions: approximately 9,6 x 6,7 x 3,5-inches
External Dimensions: approximately 11,2 x 7,9 x 49-inches
"William" is THE bag for every day! Elegant and casual at the same time. Handmade in Germany from tumbled, full-grain German cow-hide leather, the William has a velvety soft feel and a sporty, elegant look.
As a camera bag, the William has enough space for a DSLR camera, lenses and other photographic equipment such as flashes or batteries. The removable insert is covered with hard-wearing, water-resistant CORDURA® and lined with soft, adjustable padding. This provides your camera equipment with safe, reliable protection against shocks and external influences.
If you don’t need your camera equipment, the inner pocket can be removed quickly and easily. In the blink of an eye, the William can be transformed from a camera bag into a casual, soft and lightweight business bag. There is enough interior space for up to a 13” laptop or 15" Apple MacBook, and additional external pockets can accommodate a mobile phone, tablet and documents – even when you’re on the move. The strap on the back of the bag makes it easy for you to attach the William to a rolling suitcase or trolley.
- Adjustable, sturdy and colour-coordinated cotton shoulder strap with ergonomic leather padding
- Tumbled, full-grain, velvety soft cow-hide leather made in Germany gives the William a sporty, elegant look and an irresistable feel.
- The CORDURA®-covered, padded inner pocket ensures optimal protection of your photographic equipment from weather conditions, shocks and other external influences. The padding in the inner pocket is adjustable and can therefore be specifically adapted to your equipment.
- A spacious exterior pocket provides storage space for a tablet, as well as personal items such as your smartphone or wallet. The interior of the bag can easily accommodate up to a 13” laptop or 15" Apple MacBook.
- Adaptable to your size requirements thanks to a removable inner pocket and a two-step, adjustable LOXX® fastening system.
- Like every Oberwerth bag, the William is 100% designed and handmade in Germany. For the love of photography.
Internal Dimensions: approximately 13,4 x 9,3 x 4,5 inches
External Dimensions: approximately 14,5 x 10,2 x 5,9 inches
The "München" is spacious with a timeless appearance, equipped with numerous storage compartments for photo equipment, laptop, or tablet. Both front pockets provide enough space to stow personal items, independent of the camera. The München adapts to your own style and is a perfect companion not only for the serious photographer but also for the office or a business trip.
- Durable CORDURA® and high-quality leather protects the equipment against shocks, moisture or other external influences.
- Additional compartments for smart cards.
- Spacious front pockets provide additional space for personal items or further gear.
- Practical additional compartments for laptop, tablet, PDA and documents.
- Handmade in Germany!
Internal: approximately 13,75 x 9,5 x 4,5-inches
External: approximately 14,5 x 10,25 x 5,5-inches
The ultra-lightweight, particularly sturdy bag is the ideal camera and cross body bag in one. The finest Italian leather from Tuscany is further refined in Germany and shapes the character of this bag. Camera plus 1 to 2 lenses can be easily transported as well as a "normal" tablet (Tablet Pro users please select "Boulevard 11"). The practical pads allow individual arrangement and the two front pockets hold the photographer's important accessories as well as the traveler's papers and personal utensils.
- Compact format for system camera and interchangeable lens
- Three individual color options: Black, dark brown and black with red lining
- Adjustable, robust and colour-coordinated cotton carrying strap with ergonomic shoulder pad made of leather
- LOXX® locking system protects against unwanted access
Internal Dimensions: approximately 10,6 x 7,7 x 3,9-inches
External Dimensions: approximately 11,4 x 8,3 x 4,7-inches
The ultra-lightweight, particularly sturdy bag is the ideal camera and casual business bag in one. The finest Italian leather from Tuscany is further refined in Germany and shapes the character of this bag. Camera body plus 2 to 3 lenses as well as a 11'' laptop can be transported effortlessly. The practical pads allow individual arrangement and the two front pockets hold the photographer's important accessories as well as the traveler's papers and personal utensils.
- Adjustable, sturdy and colour-coordinated cotton shoulder strap with ergonomic leather padding
- Two spacious outside pockets provide space for personal and small camera equipment
- Thanks to its low weight, the bag is a constant companion – without being a burden
- Like all Oberwerth bags: 100% Made in Germany!
Internal Dimensions: approximately 2,5 x 9,8 x 4,7-inches
External Dimensions: approximately 3,4 x 10,4 x 6,3-inches