Citizens Photo

706 SE 6th Ave
(503) 232-8501
get there via trimet
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Your first view in is of beautiful old blond wood cabinetry, which houses used cameras and new camera supplies.

While it's not as huge as Pro Photo Supply, it's also less crowded, and more charming. You can get a wide variety of film cameras, primarily used. They have all the chemicals to set up your own dark room, and they do photo processing as well. You can get prints of your digital photos while you wait on weekdays too. Honestly, I was kinda overwhelmed by the level of service, by adult men who had worked in photography for a good portion of their adult lives.

They have a nice collection of new and used camera bags. Perhaps best of all is the collection of student cameras.

If you're a fan of old film cameras, you have to visit here.

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January 17, 2010 | Permalink | Comments (1)


carywd said:

i used to use citizens before i discovered blue moon camera and machine in st. johns- well worth a visit and a write up

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