Anyone that is hoping to learn about where you can buy cameras and take photos in Syracuse 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 Syracuse 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 near you for a wedding, graduation, or other special event by contacting:
- John Carnessali Photography
- Sarah Heppell Photography
- Weddings by Ray
- Calypso Rae Photography
- Anatoli Photograffi
- Francesca Photographers
- All Occasion Photography
Weddings, lifestyle, branding, and photo booth photography are all services provided by Sarah Heppell. Calypso Rae Photography specializes in capturing the authentic moments, emotion and expressions of love at weddings.
Weddings, couples, portraits, children, and family shoots are all available at Anatoli Photograffi. Francesca Photographers provides wedding, commercial, and portrait services. Weddings, engagements, couples, and portrait shoots near you are all available from All Occasion Photography.
Weddings by Ray specializes in weddings, couples, honeymoons, and taking pictures of real moments. Services for family, newborn, wedding, engagement, headshot, and local high school yearbook pictures are provided at John Carnessali Photography.
You can get all kinds of photos printed at places like:
- Industrial Color Labs at 700 Burnet Ave
- Syracuse Blue Print at 825 E Genesee St
- Syracuse Posters at 9090 Destiny USA Dr
- Post Net at 2363 James St
- Syracuse Blue Print at 825 E Genesee St
- Fast Signs at 2043 Erie Blvd E #2
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
Rent photography studio space at one of these spots if you have serious matters to attend to:
- Fernando Portraits at 610 Oak St
- Hawley Studio at 2803 W Genesee St
- Bomshell Boudoir Studios at 200 S Geddes St
Fernando Portrait offers senior, family, children, and business portraits in their studio. Bomshell Boudoir Studios specializes in boudoir and beauty shoots.
Seniors, children, newborn, headshots, family portraits, weddings, maternity, and commercial photography are all available at Hawley Studio. They also provide personalized portrait photography in black and white or color.
If you know where to take the best photography classes in your area please tell us in the comments, thanks.
Camera Stores & Repair Shops In Syracuse
Visit one of these stores when you want to buy a new camera or get an old one repaired:
- Johnson Camera at 6565 Kinne Rd
- Ra-Lin at 625 Burnet Ave
Johnson Camera offers Canon, Nikon, and Fuji products. Ra-Lin sells digital, video, and drone cameras and accessories in your area.
Best Places For Selfies
Here is a list of great places to take beautiful selfies in your area:
- Upper Onondaga Park at 655 Onondaga Ave
- Clinton Square at 161 W Genesee St
- Thornden Park at Thornden Park Dr
- Burnet Park
The sunken gardens and grottoes with ponds and fountains are some of the best spots to take pictures in your area found at Onondaga Park. Thousands of people flock to Clinton Square during the spring, summer, and fall months for a variety of events highlighting Central New York’s diversity, culture, and talents.
The reflecting pool in the center of the square is a great place to take selfies and represents where the Erie Canal originally ran is transformed into a skating rink during the winter months evoking the days when Syracusans skated on the canal waters.
Thornden Park is a 76-acre park featuring a public pool, a multi-purpose sports field, five tennis courts, three basketball courts, a playground, fitness walk, rose garden, outdoor amphitheater, and a lily pond that is a great place to take pictures near you.
Burnet Park is the city’s largest park boasting three softball fields, a basketball court, an outdoor racquetball court, two tennis courts, a 50-meter swimming pool, a nine-hole par-three golf course, and the Rosamond Gifford Zoo.
Where To Buy Camera Phones
The newest cell phones have some really nice cameras these days and you can pick one up at:
- Cell Phones for Less at 3016 James St
- AT&T Store at 9627 Destiny USA Dr Space B106
- T-Mobile at 9090 Destiny USA Dr #B210
- Boost Mobile at 308 S Salina St
- Metro by T-Mobile at 401 S Salina St
- Total Wireless Store at 100 Valley Dr
- Quick Stop Wireless at 400 W Seneca Turnpike
- Cricket Wireless Authorized Retailer at 3001 James St
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.
- Security Camera Direct at 116 Stedman St
- Doyle Security Systems at 24 Corporate Cir #1
If you want to add security cameras to your property contact one of the above. You can also read more of our posts on:
- Places To Take Selfies in New York City
- Places To Take Selfies in Rochester
- Places To Take Selfies in Buffalo
- Places To Take Selfies in Toronto
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 Syracuse.