Get your hands on the best second-hand and new models at these trustworthy film camera shops in Hong Kong
The analog camera has made a remarkable comeback in recent years, as they’re perfect for taking unique pictures of animals, black and white portraits or simply weird random things on the street. Finding the right camera to suit your needs might not be easy, but tried and tested by lovers of analog photography, we guarantee you these film camera shops in Hong Kong will have what you need.
Showa represents an era when Japan was ruled by the emperor Hirohito (1926-1989) and analog photography was deemed popular. Hoping to keep this tradition going, the welcoming bunch at film camera shop Showa is passionate about helping customers find the right film, as well as teach them how to operate a new film camera. Whether you’re looking for a 120mm rangefinder or a 135 mm film camera, this place has got you covered.
Showa, 3/F, 66 Sai Yeung Choi Street South, Mong Kok, Hong Kong, p. 6541 5621, 旺角西洋菜南街 66號
Lomography Gallery Store Hong Kong
Lomography is dedicated to providing lovers of films a fun and experimental analog venture. They offer an interesting array of cameras, such as horizon cameras, fisheye cameras, Diana F+ or Spinner 360°, as well as a full film range that covers the 35mm, 120 and 110 formats. Plus, the quirky design and colour of each camera means they look great in your home too.
Shop Lomography cameras and accessories at stores across town
Sunrise Professional Photofinishing
Stocking an impressive range of top quality analog and digital second hand cameras and photography equipment, Sunrise Professional Photofinishing is Honeycombers Hong Kong photographer Anson Yip’s ultimate favourite! And remember, it’s closed on Thursday.
Sunrise Professional Photofinishing, Shop B2, 333 Lai Chi Kok Road, Sham Shui Po, Kowloon, Hong Kong, p. 2386 2048, 深水埗荔枝角道333號B2號鋪
Situated on Granville Road, Tsim Sha Tsui, HKCamera is one of the cosiest film camera shops in Hong Kong. Offering a wide selection of film cameras and film screening services, at HKCamera the owner is happy to share his knowledge, which leads to a good shopping experience.
HKCamera, 1/F, 59 Granville Road, Tsim Sha Tsui, Hong Kong, p. 3188 1690, 尖沙咀加連威老道59號1樓
Dot-Well Photo Workshop
Most known for their great service, Dot-Well Photo Workshop has become a hub for photographers and amateurs since their establishment in 1991. Shop a selection of cameras and equipment, along with a good selection film from brands such as Kodak and Fujifilm.at Dot-Well Photo Workshop.
Dot-Well Photo Workshop, 44 Carnarvon Road, Tsim Sha Tsui, Hong Kong, p. 2368 3826, 尖沙咀加拿芬道44號