Suppliers & Repair

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This a rather long list of suppliers, both the obvious ones, and lesser known ones. There are also great resources for repair. Because of the length of the suppliers, you will find the repair list first.

If you have suggestions of other resources, please let us know by clicking in the Webmeistress link at the bottom of the menu to the right.


These companies have been around for decades, and for good reason; their service is reliable!

Photo Electronics Devon Reno
18160 Thomas Lane
Country Club Hills, IL 60478
708-798-1774 voice
708-798-1774 fax
For repair of strobes
Sanford Camera Repair – since 1955 1056 Massachusetts Avenue
Arlington, MA 02476
For repair of both film and digital equipment including by mail


ASMP Member Benefits & Discounts ASMP offers its members amazing discounts
Adorama Camera One of the largest photo retailers and mail order suppliers
Atlex Good source and prices for ink and paper products and reviews on techniques
B&H Photo-Video Another huge & reliable mail order supplier
Cameta Camera Source for cameras at amazing prices with great service
foto care Long-time suppliers & renters of photo equipment to professionals with superb service
Lens Rentals Attractively prices rentals for testing and trying or a trip/job … also sell their rentals at amazing prices
Media Supply Largest distributor of blank CD-R media in the U.S. — suppliers of Mitsui Gold CD-R, tech info, & FAQ
Really Right Stuff Top-quality ball heads and tripods … never have to buy another
Southeastern Camera in Raleigh Local supplier for pros and amateurs alike … excellent service
Southeastern Camera in Carrboro Local supplier for pros and amateurs alike … excellent, friendly service

Additional Suppliers

Here is a fluctuating list of some additional businesses with  more being added as we check links and viability:

Adobe Systems, Inc. 1585 Charleston Road
P.O. Box 7900
Mountain View, CA 94039
800-833-6687 help for CC subscribers
415-961-4400 voice
415-961-3769 fax
206-628-5737 fax on demand
Canon U.S.A., Inc. One Canon Plaza
Lake Success, NY 11042
Epson Printers, scanners, inkjet cartridges, paper, projectors, etc.
Fujifilm Fujifilm USA
555 Taxter Road
Elmsford, NY 10523
Inkjet Mall Ink & paper products, technical advice, color management, etc.
Lee Filters 2237 North Hollywood Way
Burbank, CA 91505
800-576-5055 or 818-238-1220 voice
818-238-1228 fax
Leica Camera Inc. 156 Ludlow Avenue
Northvale, NJ 07647
800-222-0118 voice
201-767-8666 fax
Manfrotto Distribution Including Manfrotto, Gitzo, Gossen, etc.
Upper Saddle River, NJ
Marine Camera Distributors Latest digital products and information for underwater photography
Nikon USA, Inc. 1300 Walt Whitman Road
Melville, NY 11747
516-547-4200 or 800-645-6687 voice
516-547-0299 fax
Singh-Ray Filters 2721 SE Highway 31
Arcadia, FL 34266
800-486-5501 or 941-993-4100 voice
941-993-4160 fax