Over the next few minutes you will hopefully learn at least a little something about where to buy cameras and take photos in Stockholm. You will also read about everything we could think to include on the topic at hand.
We will start this off by listing some of the best local photographers for when you need wedding pictures, graduation pictures, or want to capture memories at any special events. After that where to go for photo printing whether you want to print something off your phone, get a passport photo, need digital marketing materials, or whatever will be discussed, and they will be followed up by photography studios.
You can always try to “develop your skills” by taking lessons at the best photography classes in your area, sorry, we really tried to hold that corny joke back but couldn’t. Even if there aren’t many left these days the best places to buy cameras and repair shops near you will also be discussed. You can expect them to also sell new lenses, cleaning supplies, covers, stands, and more equipment and accessories.
After all of that is out of the way it will finally be time to get you out of here with a list of places to take beautiful pictures, plus where you can buy some loosely related items like camera phones or security cameras. Some of the places we mention could definitely be in multiple lists but we will do our best to put the right shops in the right lists and let you know when a place can handle multiple needs.
You can also expect to find a map at the end of the post to help you figure out where all the Stockholm camera and photo places we list are located. This is a region of the world that we have written many other guides for in the past for those that are interested.
There is no better way to commemorate a wedding, graduation, or other special event then to have a great photographer near you capture the scene:
- 2 Brides Photography
- Wedding Photographer Stockholm
- Lena Larsson Photography
- Therese Winberg Photography
2 Brides Photography provides wedding photography services in your area. Therese Winberg Photography specializes in maternity, newborn, family, and boudoir photography as well as mother and baby shoots and love sessions.
Lena Larsson and Wedding Photographer Stockholm are both specialists at taking great pictures of weddings.
You can get all kinds of photos printed at places like:
- Tryckeri Just Nu at Brahegatan 38
- Pro Images at AB Tomtebogatan 35
- Foto Kungen at Kocksgatan 1
- Aspkrans Fotoaffär AB at Hornsgatan 90
- Södermalm’s Photo at Renstiernas gata 16
- Check at Götgatan 34
- US-AB at Drottning Kristinas väg 53B
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 local photo printing needs we suggest you look through those links and find a place that offers exactly what you want.
Studios For Rent
Rent photography studio space in your area at one of these spots if you have serious matters to attend to:
- City Studios Sweden at Ynglingagatan 1
- Studio FTK at Alsnögatan 9
- Child Photographer – Studio Nova at Spjutvägen 1
- Fotograf Stockholm Studio Fotos at Skönviksvägen 317
City Studios Sweden provides a rental studio with all necessary equipment, get-started assistance, and coffee. Professional and small company studio sessions as well as ID photos for visas, passports or driving licenses are all available at Fotograf Stockholm Studio Fotos.
TTV Studios is the new name for Studio FTK where light and airy film and picture studios with green screen and maximum blackout are provided
Here is a list of photography schools and people who give private lessons on taking pictures in your area:
- Royal Institute of Art at Flaggmansvägen 1
- Folkuniversitetet Stockholm at Kungstensgatan 45
- Beckmans College of Design at Brahegatan 10
- Mästerfoto at Kungsträdgårdsgatan 10
- Stockholm Photography Academy
Photography courses and workshops for beginners and professionals are available at KSPhoto. Stockholm Photography Academy is definitely a great place to take comprehensive classes with discounts and package deals.
You can learn how to edit photos, take portraits, and make stop motion animated movies at Skillbreak Photography. Mästerfoto offers workshops, field trips, and experiential learning where participants use their own cameras.
Camera Stores & Repair Shops In Stockholm
Visit one of these stores when you want to buy a new camera or get an old one repaired:
- Scandinavian Photo at Vasagatan 14
- The Camera Doctor at Birger Jarlsgatan 38
- Leica Center at Karlavägen 61
- Gunnar Olsson’s Photo at Hornsgatan 91
- Camera Nordic at Västmannagatan 17
- BGA Fotocenter at Folkungagatan 132
Compact, medium, and drone cameras from Canon, Sony, Fujifilm, Nikon, Olympus, Leica, Panasonic, and Sigma are available at Scandinavian Photo Vasagatan 14. The Camera Doctor carries Sony, Nikon, Tamron, Panasonic, Hasselblad, and Ricoh, DSLRs, compact, and medium format cameras.
The Leica Center sells Leica digital, compact, pocket, and SLR cameras. System, compact, waterproof, and direct film cameras are all available from Gunnar Olsson’s Photo. Camera Nordic has excellent ARRI and RED cameras for all purposes.
Best Places For Selfies
Here is a list of great places to take beautiful selfies in your area:
- Kungsträdgården at Jussi Björlings allé
- The Royal Palace
- Photographic at Stadsgårdshamnen 22
- Brunkeberg Tunnel
- Drottningholm Palace at 178 93 Drottningholm
Kungsträdgrden is one of the city’s most important gathering spots with roots extending back to the 15th century. It features fountains, plants and trees, as well as a beautiful garden that is one of the best places to take selfies near you.
The Royal Palace is one of Europe’s most impressive and lively castles and large portions are open all year and provide for a terrific photo opportunity. Fotografiska is the world’s largest photography museum where guests can attend lectures, stay for dinner, or meet new people. It provides many selfie opportunities as well as welcoming spaces for conversation and interaction.
Brunkeberg Tunnel has to be one of Stockholm’s most photographed and yet most mysterious locations. The UNESCO World Heritage Site of Drottningholm Castle is the best-preserved royal castle in Sweden dating from the 17th century and representing the European royal architecture of the time.
Where To Buy Camera Phones
The newest cell phones have some really nice cameras these days and you can pick one up at:
- Alpha Mobile at Odengatan 48
- Smartphone Store at Rådmansgatan 41
- Elgiganten Phonehouse at Stockholms Centralstation, Centralplan 15
- iFon at Sankt Eriksgatan 105, 107
Whether you are searching for the highest megapixel camera phones with bluetooth or just need local budget quality pictures the above stores will have what you need.
Kjell & Company at Fleminggatan 40 is a good place to buy surveillance, outdoor, wireless, and Wi-Fi cameras from Aqara, Arlo, Asus, Axis, Cleverio, D-link, Google Nest, Hunter, and König.
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- Copenhagen Cameras & Photos
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, studios, classes, places to take selfies, camera phones or security.
If you stuck around this long you probably have a good grasp on the local photography scene yourself. 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 Stockholm.