You are about to go on a deep dive into where you can buy cameras and take photos in Barcelona. Additionally we will try to cover as much as possible on a wide range of related subtopics.
There probably isn’t a better way for us to kick this off than to list the best local photographers for when you need wedding pictures, graduation pictures, or want to capture memories at any special events. Once they have been discussed in detail we will move on to photo printing whether you want to print something off your phone, get a passport photo, need digital marketing materials, or whatever type of printing you might need will be discussed before we pivot to photography studios.
Taking lessons at the best photography classes in your area is a great way to “develop your skills,’ sorry but that corny joke just wrote itself. Even if there aren’t many left these days the best places to buy cameras and repair shops near you will also be discussed. Don’t be surprised if these stores also sell new lenses, cleaning supplies, covers, stands, and more equipment and accessories.
A list of places to take beautiful pictures and selfies will definitely get a shout out plus there will be some quick lists for where to buy some loosely related items like camera phones or security cameras. Many of the places we mention could theoretically go in a few of our lists but we will do our best to put the right shops in the right place and let you know when a place can handle multiple needs.
Expect to find a map for the area towards the end of the post to help you figure out where all the Barcelona camera and photo places we list can be found. And you are all welcome to look through more of our blogs on Spain at that link if interested.
Commemorate a wedding, graduation, or other special event by hiring a great photographer near you to capture the scene:
- Carolina Sainz Photographer
- Cesc Giralt
- Alexandra Csuport Photography
- Elo Durand Photography
- Guillem Lopez
Carolina Sainz has been taking local photos of travelers, elopements, weddings, portraits, business events, landscapes, and families for almost two decades.
Cesc Giralt specializes in documentary and photojournalism with over 10 years of experience.
High quality portraiture and corporate event photography near you have been provided by Alexandra Csuport for nearly 20 years.
Elo Durand offers topnotch photographic production, art direction, modeling, and coaching.
Guillem Lopez has been a commercial, product, and portrait photographer since 2007 with some projects featured in The Times, The Guardian, The Economist, The Independent, National Geographic, Lonely Planet, and others.
You can get all varieties of photos printed, processed, or developed when you visit:
- Wonder Photo Shop at Carrer Gran de Gràcia 1
- Bcnfotos at Carrer de Caballero 71-73
- Kodak Express at C del Consell de Cent 446
- Impressionart at Carrer de Sant Lluís 53
- Sabaté at Carrer dels Motors 360
- EGM at Carrer de Prats de Molló 20
- Lomography at Carrer d’en Rosic 3
All of those options for photo printing in your area are good ones. Color or black-and-white images should be developed, and they should be able to put them on just about whatever you desire.
Anything from brochures and pamphlets to passport photos to books and posters can be developed and printed by these companies who should also be able to handle wall graphics, digital prints, real estate advertisements, and other marketing materials. Most should also be able to assist with scanning, restorations, enlargements, processing, digital repairs, and more.
Studios For Better Pictures
Book some time at a photography studio in your area if you need to get everything perfect:
- Anna Garcia Photographic Studio at Passeig del Taulat 231
- Top Studios at Carrer d’Àlaba 32
- Barcelona Studios at Carrer de l’Almirall Oquendo 116
- Tuset Studio at Carrer d’Aribau 230
- Lightbox at Carrer Llull 48
- Nou-Studios at Carrer de Provença 102
Top Studios provides local rental services for photography space, audiovisual, cameras, accessories, and lighting equipment.
Barcelona Studios has four independent sets of various sizes with the needed equipment, a cyclorama, and features suitable for filming, photoshoots, and any type of production.
Tuset Studio offers an area with a cyclorama, a separate room for clients with multimedia TV and music equipment, and a rental service for photographic equipment near you.
Two fully equipped and air conditioned sets ideal for shoots, events, meetings, showrooms, exhibitions, workshops, and courses are available at Lightbox.
Nou-Studios features adaptive rental spaces for shootings, films, events, team building exercises, and shows.
Level up your skills by taking classes at a Barcelona photography school or find an instructor who gives private lessons by contacting:
Maxstudio holds local photography classes, practical workshops, lighting courses, digital retouching, and many more personalized programs for photographers of all levels.
Theoretical and practical application courses such as controlling the camera and executing photographic techniques efficiently are available at Paso de Luz.
Lightbox who we mentioned in the studios section also offers lessons.
Camera Stores & Repair Shops In Barcelona
These stores are great options when you want to buy a new camera, rent one, or get repair work done:
Wonder Photo Shop offers picture development, albums, magnets, calendars, and more personalized products. Casanova Foto buys, sells, and rents out photography, video, and lighting equipment in your area.
Best Places For Selfies
There are plenty of places to take beautiful selfies in Barcelona and some of our favorite would be:
- Ciutadella Park
- Park Güell
- Cathedral of Barcelona
- Montjuïc Castle
- Horta Labyrinth Park
Both Ciutadella Park and Park Güell showcase their picturesque greenery and magnificent architectural structures suitable for outdoor photoshoots in your area.
The Cathedral of Barcelona is a great place for local selfies as it shows off its intricate and delicate structural design.
Spectacular panoramic views seen from a historic military fortress situated atop a hill can be enjoyed at Montjuïc Castle.
Horta Labyrinth Park provides great outdoor photo opportunities near you with a verdant paradise backdrop.
Where To Buy Camera Phones
The newest cell phones have some incredible high megapixel cameras on them these days and these stores should have what you need:
- Uniq Phone House at Carrer de Sant Pau 21
- Mex Mobile Exchange at Carrer de Sants 137
- Ecomobi at Gran Via de les Corts Catalanes 672
- Spazio Phone at Carrer de Balmes 176
- Tecnomari at Carrer de València 539
Buy security cameras near you or get the services that go along with them by contacting:
- Securame at Carrer de Sepúlveda 161
- By Demes at 56 Carrer de Sant Fructuós
- Spitz Alarms at Gran Via de les Corts Catalanes 493
- Covert Security at C Fructuós Gelabert 2-4
You may also want to check out our posts on:
- Camera Phones & Accessories in Madrid
- Camera Phones & Accessories in Valencia
- Camera Phones & Accessories in Seville
- Camera Phones & Accessories in Paris
Enjoy Taking Photos With Your New Camera
We hope you learned a little something about cameras and photos in your area today. You read about all kinds of topics like where to buy cameras, get them repaired, photographers for hire, printing, developing, studios, classes, places to take selfies, camera phones or security.
Anyone that is still here probably has a solid grasp on the local photography scene themself. If so don’t be shy, tell us what we got wrong or share your own tips in the comments.
We hope you have fun buying cameras and taking photos in Barcelona.