Anyone that is hoping to learn about where you can buy cameras and take photos in Cologne and Bonn has come to the right place. Those topics are just the beginning as we have plenty of other related things to get into as the post moves forward.
There probably isn’t a better way for us to begin than with the best local photographers for those who need wedding pictures, graduation pictures, or who just want to capture memories at any special event. Then you can read about photo printing shops where you should be able to develop and print passport photos, brochures, marketing materials or anything and we will discuss photography studios in your area too.
Some reading this might be interested in taking photography classes or maybe you just want to know about places to buy cameras and some repair shops which should sell all the new lenses, cleaning supplies, covers, stands, or other equipment and accessories you might desire.
Places to take beautiful selfies near you will get a shout out before other loosely related subjects like camera phones and security cameras. We will do our best put the right shops in the right lists but since many of these topics are quite correlated some crossover between the lists should be expected.
Be sure to check out the map at the end which can help you figure out where all the Cologne and Bonn camera and photo places we list are located. To read more posts on cities around Germany check out that link.
You can find a local photographer for a wedding, graduation, or other special event by contacting:
- Scott Redinger-Libolt
- Sven Hebbinghaus
- Jana Stening
- Foto Edmundo
- Cheese Baby Photography
- Sven Hebbinghaus
- Studio Charininphoto in Bonn
- Britta Eiberger Photography in Bonn
- Eugenia Brüse Photography in Bonn
- Jar Photography in Bonn
- Vicky Baumann at Gensemer in Bonn
- Maleks Photography at Pariser in Bonn
Wedding photography is provided by Sven Hebbinghaus. Janastening specializes in wedding photography and also does couple sessions, family portraits, and baby bump photos. Foto-Cologne is known for wedding, hen party, communion, baptism, beauty and portrait pregnancy, family, childrens, newborn, and real estate photography. Newborn mini-sessions, cake smashes, maternity, babies from 14 tag, and family sessions are all available with Cheese Baby.
Foto Edmundo specializes in low-key or inconspicuous lighting studio photography. Weddings, ceremonies, baptisms, studio photography, graduation balls, bachelor parties, communions, confirmations, photo models, model sedcard creation, photo model coaching, pregnant women, children, young people, company portraits, company reports, business photos, application photos, and product photography in your area are just some of the services they provide.
Studio Charininphoto is a full-service photography studio in Bonn where you can get professional photos taken for weddings, maternity, newborns, and families.
To get a passport photo printed near you or to just print the selfies off your camera or phone head to:
- ArtFoto – Laboratory at Neusser Str. 26
- White Wall Store at Mittel Str. 15
- Digitaldruck Scharf at Friesenpl. 1
- Poster Print at Hohenstaufenring 74 – 76
- Pixum at Industrie Str. 161
- Photo Porst at Wr. Pl. 1
- Fotocommunity Prints at Gartenstr. Str. 24, Bonn
- Fotobrell at Markt 11, Bonn
- Print & Paint, Canvas Print at Breite Str. 65, Bonn
- Photo Teubert at Str. 245, Bonn
- Print & More at Endenicher Str. 297, Bonn
Whitewall Wall Store is the most popular online picture service in your area for printing high-quality photo prints, posters, and canvases in gallery-quality. They also provide real photo print behind glossy acrylic glass, real photo print behind ultra-acrylic glass, metallic photo behind acrylic glass ultra, real photo print behind matt acrylic glass, ludibund, with frame, canvas, prints, and photo books.
Plate pressure, billboards and posters, roll ups, foil printing and layout, business cards, brochures and catalogs are some of the services offered by Poster Print Cologne. Foil printing, picture canvas printing, photo pillows, photo wallpaper, fruit gums, doormats, sticky cubes and notes, phone cases, hoisting flags, wedding cards and newspapers, election advertising and posters, and ballot paper are all available.
Pixum allows you to quickly and easily design and order your photobook, photo calendar, picture prints, and other Pixum items using your smartphone. The Photo Porst offers a diverse selection of frames and albums and has a digital in-house lab that allows them to print photographs up to 60×80 cm in size right at home.
Studios For Rent
Renting photography studio space might be possible at:
- Loft Studio at Richard-Wagner-Str. 18
- Atelier 5b at RegentenStr. 5B
- Picture People Foto Studio at EhrenStr. 49
- Luft Haus Studio at Rondorfer HauptStr. 45
- Photo Studio Martina Leymann at DagobertStr. 30
Photoshoot overview, application photos, passport photos, family photos, photo party, jga, friends, couple shoot, baby bump, baby concept studio, beauty and portrait, nude and erotic, men, animals, children, children’s birthdays, kindergarten, iris, selfie studio, mini shoot, outdoor, neon, prom, events, graduation, and wedding photography are provided at Picture People Foto Studio.
LuftHaus Studio is a one-of-a-kind daylight loft photo and film set that provides a unique setting for photo shoots, film, and video projects. They rent out professional studio equipment on location and provide free access to a rolling make-up station, cloakroom cart, and sound system.
Passport photographs, portrait photos, sedcard shooting, corporate photography, fair photographer & event photography, wedding photographer, Cologne fashion photography, beauty photo shooting, and film production are all offered at Photo Studio Martina Leymann.
Here is a list of photography schools and people who give private lessons on taking pictures in your area:
- Fotografie-Kurs at GutenbergStr. 14
- Fotoworkshop Köln at Simarpl. 6
- Fotoschule at Im Mediapark 8a
- Photo Academy Cologne at Im Mediapark 8a
Fotoworkshop Köln provides beginning, intermediate, and advanced photography courses as well as personal tuition. Portrait, artist, concert, press, funding, nude and beauty photography are also available.
Since 1999 Fotoschule-Koeln has offered basic courses including camera handling, image design, understanding image elements and design rules, and taking visually strong, clear photos, lighting design and portrait, recognizing natural light, setting artificial light, and using both for expressive pictures.
Photo Academy helps people learn the technical, design, and creative skills they need to become professional photographers in Cologne.
Camera Stores & Repair Shops In Cologne & Bonn
Back in the day before smartphones this list would have been a lot longer but you can still buy cameras in Cologne and Bonn or get them repaired at:
- Foto Lambertin at An der Rechtschule 1
- Foto Gregor at Neumarkt 32-34
- Teltec at SchanzenStr. 29
- Ludwig Kameraverleih at Stolberger Str. 366/Haus C
- Costin-Media at WolffsohnStr. 23
- VistaVision at Larstr. 180, Bonn
Warranty and repair, camera insurance, data recovery, firmware updates, in-house displays, workshops, and event training are all offered by Foto Lambertin. Foto Gregor has a large selection of rental items at reasonable pricing and also provides sensor cleaning, data recovery, firmware updates, and repair acceptance.
Teltec offers a first-rate selection of equipment including professional camcorders, full-frame cameras, camera drones, lenses, tripods, gimbals, mixers, and a wide range of camera accessories.
VistaVision offers cameras and accessories for television, film, and video production in Bonn.
Best Places For Selfies
Some of the best places to take selfies around town would be:
- Cologne Cathedral
- Brunnen der Fischweiber
- Museum Ludwig
- Brühl Castle
- Schloss Drachenburg in Bonn
- Bonn Market Square in Bonn
- Freizeitpark Rheinaue in Bonn
- Federal Art Hall in Bonn
- Poppelsdorfer Allee & The Botanical Garden in Bonn
- Bundeskunsthalle in Bonn
Where To Buy Camera Phones
These days the cameras on the newest phones can be great and if you want to buy a new one head to:
- Telekom Shop at Schildergasse 84
- Handy Iphone at EhrenStr. 18-26
- Friends Mobile at Venloer Str. 338
- Fix Smartphone at A den Dominikanern 3
- Speed Phone Shop at Kalker HauptStr. 162-164
- o2 Shop at RichmodStr. 8
- Handyshop at Weidengasse 59
- Vodafone Shop at Schildergasse 69-73
- Mr.Phone at Bertha-von-Suttner-Platz 6, Bonn
- Novatel Handy & iPhone Repair at Str. 1, Bonn
- Edicom at Str. 10, Bonn
- Phone Shop Bad Godesberg at Koblenzer Str. 29, Bonn
You can either buy security cameras near you or have your home or business looked over after contacting:
- Köln Alarm Hasenberg at Am Langen Stein 2
- Alarm Laden at Baumeister-Bühler-Str. 13
- Titan Security Europe at 6th Floor, Erna-Scheffler-Str. 1a
- Angleside at 6th Floor, Erna-Scheffler-Str. 1a
- Sirenko Sicherheitstechnik at Str. 63, Bonn
- Itcomes Industry & Technology at Str. 39-43, Bonn
- Advanss Security Services at Kölner Str. 73, Bonn
You can also read more of our posts on:
- Wedding Photographers & Videographers in Dusseldorf
- Wedding Photographers & Videographers in Frankfurt
- Wedding Photographers & Videographers in Stuttgart
- Wedding Photographers & Videographers in Hamburg
Enjoy Taking Photos With Your New Camera
Hopefully we did a decent job of covering the camera and photo scene near you to the best of our abilities. Whether you were hoping to learn about where to buy cameras, get them repaired, photographers for hire, printing, studios, classes, places to take selfies, camera phones or security we broke it all down.
If you made it all the way to the end you might just know a little something about this local scene yourself. If that is the case please use the comments to tell us if we got anything wrong or to share your own tips.
Either way we hope you enjoy buying cameras and taking photos in Cologne and Bonn.