Targus Inc., a leading global provider of mobile lifestyle solutions, announced the availability of its new line of cases designed for digital or film still and video cameras. The new cases come in a variety of styles, shapes and materials providing affordable storage and protection for virtually any size or type of camera.

"With more people purchasing expensive cameras, both amateur and professional photographers are searching for high-quality, lightweight cases to protect their investments," said Jay Gonzalez, product manager, Targus Inc. "Our new line of camera cases satisfies this demand with affordable, stylish designs that have both portability and functionality in mind."

The cases are available through major retailers, including Best Buy, Circuit City, CompUSA and online at www.targus.com. To find the right solution for a specific type of camera, Targus provides a compatibility wizard on its Web site. Retail pricing for Targus camera cases ranges between $5.99 and $34.99. The following Targus case lines are now available:

Trademark II
The Trademark II line of camera cases is designed with affordability and durability in mind. Featuring three designs to accommodate small-, medium- or large-sized cameras, this line includes high-density foam padding, a detachable shoulder strap, a nylon belt loop for added portability and an array of pockets. The Trademark II line is available in small, regular and universal sizes. Suggested retail prices range from $6.99 to $10.99.

Constructed from durable twill nylon, the Lifestyle line has eight designs to accommodate any film or digital camera. Each case offers a different set of features, which may include nylon belt loops, removable straps, zippered pockets, expansion capabilities, hidden pockets and bottle holders. The Lifestyle line is offered in micro, small, regular, satchel and universal sizes for still cameras, and in messenger, regular and universal for video cameras. Suggested retail prices range between $6.99 and $24.99.

The Leather line's construction and supple feel make it Targus' premium case in style, and all cases in the line are crafted from durable, full-grain leather. The Leather line includes a micro, small, and universal size for still cameras and a regular and universal format for video cameras. Suggested retail prices range from $9.99 to $34.99.