The Real Camera Co. has being trading since 2001, with shops in Manchester’s Northern Quarter and in Liverpool’s city centre.

Today we hold one of the largest and most varied stocks of used photographic equipment in the UK!



We sell, buy, and part exchange all manner of photographic miscellanea; film, digital, large format, medium format, 35mm, half frame, etc.

We offer a range of repair and maintenance services, including on-site sensor cleaning and small repairs, as well as off-site repairs by specialised technicians.



Our experienced staff share an enormous wealth of knowledge and are happy to talk all things photography, should you need some advice or a recommendation.

If you’re a budding beginner, a more experienced professional, or somewhere in between we’re sure that we can help.


Our Shops

The Team