Anyone that is hoping to learn about where you can buy cameras and take photos in Hartford 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 Hartford camera and photo places we list are located. To read more posts on cities around the Northeast check out that link.
You can find a photographer for a wedding, graduation, or other special event by contacting:
Amber Jones specializes in boudoir, personal branding, and maternity shoots. Local portraits, wedding sessions, and engagement sessions are all available through Chris and Becca.
Carla Ten Eyck excels at taking good pictures near you for weddings, engagements, family photos, and special events.
To get a passport photo printed in your area or to just print the selfies off your camera or phone head to:
- Minuteman Press at 52 Pratt St
- Heritage Printers at 101 Kinsley St
- Budget Printers and Embroiderers at 1718 Park St
- Alpha Graphics at 915 Main St 1st Floor
- J & M Image Works at 485 New Park Ave
Each of the above is a good option for photo printing near you. They should be able to provide color or black and white pictures and they can probably put them on just about anything you want.
Whether you need developing and printing for passport photos, brochures, pamphlets, books, wall graphics, posters, digital prints, real estate advertisements, other marketing materials, or just about anything they can probably handle it. They should also be able to assist with scanning, restorations, enlargements, processing, digital repairs, and more.
If you have any specific photo printing needs we suggest you look through those links and find a place that offers exactly what you want.
Studios For Rent
Renting photography studio space might be possible at:
- Cynthia McIntyre Photography at 100 Pearl St
- Photo Hut at 240 Farmington Ave
- Steven Laschever Photography at 144 South St
- Stella Blue Photography at 485 New Park Ave
- Defining Studios at 56 Arbor St #310A
Cynthia McIntyre can replicate a non-commercial DVD or CD for clients. Photo Hut provides photo restoration, retouching, enhancement, colorization, object removal, movies and slides to DVD, passport photos, portraits, minis, and other services.
Stella Blue Photography Studio provides wedding photos and videography as well as destination and cinematography services in your area.
La Femme Boudoir by Christina Wesley at 56 Arbor Street offers local photography courses and mentoring sessions.
Camera Stores & Repair Shops In Hartford
Camera Bar at 75 Asylum St has always been known for its high-quality equipment and accessories. They are authorized dealers of Canon, Nikon, Olympus, Sony, Fujifilm, Leica, Beno, Monforte, Me Foto, Temba, Lowe pro, Think-tank, PacSafe, Tamron, Sigma, Tiffin, and many more.
Best Places For Selfies
Some of the best places to take selfies around town would be:
- Elizabeth Park Conservancy at 1561 Asylum Ave
- Bushnell Park Foundation at 99 Trinity St
- Riverfront Park at 300 Welles St
Just over a hundred acres of formal gardens, open space, recreational facilities, walking loops, and the Pond House Café make up Elizabeth Park. You are welcome to visit and take in the beauty of the gardens and grounds while searching for great places to take selfies near you.
Wickham Park is happy to host weddings, receptions, fundraising walks, disc golf competitions, tree tours, garden tours, car shows, cross country races, and family and friend gatherings on its 280 acres of gardens, open fields, woodlands, ponds, picnic spaces, and sports facilities.
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:
- AT&T Store at 67 William Shorty Campbell St
- T-Mobile at 18 Kane St
- Boost Mobile at 690b Albany Ave
From the highest megapixel camera phones with the latest bluetooth technology to cheaper options for those on a budget you won’t have any problem finding what you need at those stores.
You can either buy security cameras or have your home or business looked over after contacting:
- Brother’s Sound & Security
- Lynx Systems
- We IP Cam at 17 Capitol Ave
Some of those will be good stores to buy security cameras in your area while others will take the next step and monitor what is going on.
You can also read more of our posts on:
- Places To Take Pictures in Bridgeport
- Places To Take Pictures in New Haven
- Places To Take Pictures in Springfield
- Places To Take Pictures in Providence
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 Hartford.