Welcome to Albany Camera House
Albany Camera House has been established for 25 years.
Originally owned and operated by professional photographer Andrew
Halsall, Albany Camera House moved to its current location by
Albany's iconic Dog Rock in 2011 when the business was bought by
Davyd and Angela Hooper.
Our knowledgeable team, managed by Jenelle Smith, has a passion
for photography and aims to deliver a friendly and enthusiastic
service to all our customers, both amateur and professional, to
help them to achieve that perfect shot.
As well as stocking the biggest range of cameras, photographic
equipment and binoculars in town we also have brand new, state of
the art, photo kiosks that allow our customers to print photos
directly from their camera, phone, ipad or Facebook. Our fully
equipped studio is available for family portraits, corporate
promotions, and studio shoots, and our very own gallery hosts
exhibitions showcasing local artists and photographers.
We offer products from Canon, Nikon, GoPro, Sony, Panasonic,
Olympus, Pentax, FujiFilm, Samsung, Ricoh, JVC, Sanyo, Tamron,
Sigma, Lowepro, Pelican, Bushnell, Manfrotto, ProMaster, HP,
Delkin, Matin, Hoya, Joby, Metz, and Optex.
We are members of the PMA and were voted Camera House "Member of
the Year" in 2012.
Our services include:
- 1 Hour printing from Camera/Phone/Facebook etc.
- Canvas and Large Format Prints
- Photo Restoration
- Photo Scanning
- Image Editing
- One to One Camera Lessons
- Passport and Visa Photos
- Studio Photography
- Data Recovery
- Media Transfer e.g. VHS to DVD
The Equipment You Need for Portrait Photography
The goal of portrait photography is to capture the personality and individuality in your subjects. Do it right and the result can be powerful.
It takes plenty of practice and skill to getÂ creative portrait photosÂ – not to mention loads of patience....