Páramo Halkon Traveller jacket review

The Páramo Halkon Traveller is a lightweight multi-pocket jacket that's perfect for outdoor photographers

Paramo Halkon Traveller
(Image: © Paramo)

Digital Camera World Verdict

Páramo jackets aren’t especially cheap, but the thought, design and quality that goes into them is obvious straight away. Perhaps the most likeable thing about the Páramo Halkon Traveller is how much gear you can pack into its pockets when need to, and how neat, tailored and light it is when you don’t.


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    Very light

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    Surprisingly cool

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    Enormous pocket capacity


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    Quality and design costs money

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    Pockets bulge with bigger kit

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Páramo has made name for itself as a maker of high-quality, high-practicality outdoor clothing that’s especially well suited to photography. The Páramo Halkon Traveller jacket is the latest example, with no fewer than 15 internal and external pockets and a lightweight design that makes it wearable even in warmer weather.

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Rod Lawton

Rod is an independent photography journalist and editor, and a long-standing Digital Camera World contributor, having previously worked as DCW's Group Reviews editor. Before that he has been technique editor on N-Photo, Head of Testing for the photography division and Camera Channel editor on TechRadar, as well as contributing to many other publications. He has been writing about photography technique, photo editing and digital cameras since they first appeared, and before that began his career writing about film photography. He has used and reviewed practically every interchangeable lens camera launched in the past 20 years, from entry-level DSLRs to medium format cameras, together with lenses, tripods, gimbals, light meters, camera bags and more. Rod has his own camera gear blog at fotovolo.com but also writes about photo-editing applications and techniques at lifeafterphotoshop.com