Looking for the best camera stores in Portland for camera bodies, lenses, or camera repair? Portland has a thriving photography community, and we’re lucky to be supported by a number of camera stores truly dedicated to the medium. Whether you’re looking to check out a lens rental, have your camera professionally repaired, or just want to pick up a new lens, these seven camera stores in Portland are the best to visit.
Camera Stores in Portland
Pro Photo Supply
More than just a camera store in Portland, Pro Photo Supply is a hub for photographers in Portland. They host photographers in their NW Portland event space frequently. You’ll often find them partnering with OPPA (the Oregon Professional Photographer’s Association) for image competitions, social events, and regular educational events.
In the store, you’ll find a wide selection of cameras and lenses along with audio video and studio lighting gear. They’re available to support you after your shoot as well with a full print lab, film development, and camera repair. Looking for camera lens rental in Portland? They’ve got you covered there, too. Pro Photo Supply is truly a one-stop shop for Portland photographers. (Take note, though, if you’re planning to visit: their print lab and rental shop is just around the corner from their retail storefront).
1112 NW 19th Ave, Portland, OR 97209
Portland Film Photography Gear & Support in North Portland
Blue Moon Camera & Machine
Dedicated to the longevity of analog cameras, Blue Moon Camera & Machine has worked to help film photography flourish in the Portland area since 2001. Their manifesto alone could make you fall in love with film all over again, but should you need something more tangible, say, a medium-format camera, a lens, a light meter, or darkroom equipment, well, they’ve got that too. And when you need help? They offer film developing and camera repair.
8417 North Lombard Street, Portland, OR 97203
Maintenence and Repair on Analog & Digital Cameras, New & Used Camera Gear in SW Portland
Of the camera stores in Portland, Advance Camera is my go-to spot for camera maintenance and repair. They’re trained to maintain and repair both analog and digital cameras and lenses. Sensor cleanings? Yep. Lens calibration? Yep. Add to that a wide range of new and used camera gear, and I can definitely spend some serious time here. They also take your used gear on consignment if you’re looking to avoid the hassle of selling your own used gear.
8124 SW Beaverton Hillsdale Hwy, Portland, OR 97225
Lens Rentals, Camera Gear, Studio Space, and Print Lab in Dallas, OR
Focal Point is just west of Salem, and an excellent destination for anyone on the westside who’d prefer a backroads drive in the country to a trip to Portland. They offer new and used cameras and lenses. Not sure about a purchase yet? They offer lens rentals. Beyond camera gear, they’ve got a studio for rent above their shop, and also offer photography services like a print lab, photo restoration, memory card recovery, and film developing.
161 W Ellendale Ave, Dallas, OR 97338
Camera Repair, Sales, and Studio Space in SW Portland
Tucked away in the Hillsdale Shopping Center in southwest Portland, you’ll find PDX Camera. They offer camera maintenance and repair for all levels of camera owners, so it’s a great place to have your camera’s sensor cleaned or lens calibrated. While you’re there, check out their inventory of both new and refurbished cameras and lenses or pick up some rolls of film. They also have a studio and event space available for rental if you’re ever in need.
PDX Camera Address: 6356 SW Capitol Hwy, Portland, OR 97239
PDX Camera Phone: (971) 202-7568
Portland Camera Store for Sales, Repair and Rentals
Camera Solutions Inc
Camera Solutions in SW Portland offers retail and consignment sales of cameras, lenses, and accessories. If you’re hoping to test out some new gear before purchasing, they have an extensive rental selection as well. Need a camera repair? Camera Solutions has been repairing cameras in Portland since 1997 and are authorized dealers for Nikon, Canon, Sigma, and Tamron.
6401 S Macadam Ave, Portland, OR 97239
Film Developing in Portland & Film Camera Sales
A Portland film lab since 1946, Citizens Photo offers a selection of film along with used analog cameras, lenses, and accessories.
3070 NE Sandy Blvd, Portland, OR 97232
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