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A classic camera shop
sustaining the 
Art and Craft of Imagemaking 

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The local ABC affiliate, KGUN9 News, featured Monument Camera in a news story, highlighting the challenges and silver-linings of running a camera store during the pandemic

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Perhaps "weird" is not the best moniker, because in its day it was an innovative approach to panoramic film photography, but looking back, this camera is in a category by itself...

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Making the most of your digital camera

October 4, 2022

Your digital camera is really a computer with a lens. What are the myriad options available? Which ones do you really need to know about? How can you make this camera work best for you? Learn the principles for making better images and how to apply those principles to your camera's features.

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Slow down, Shoot Film

October 25, 2022

An introduction (or re-introduction) to the world of film cameras, photography, and techniques. Reflect on why we shoot film. Learn about the myriad options for cameras, the magic of film, film types, processing options, what to look for when buying a camera, and other tips and tricks for making the most of your film experience.

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Introduction to the Darkroom

November 8 & 15, 2022

A two-week course (two 2-hour sessions) in basic darkroom techniques. You will shoot a roll of black-to-white film leading up to the class and process it the first week, then make prints the second week. Film, chemistry, and all supplies provided. All work done in our onsite darkroom

Classic Camera Corner

Come visit our hands-on, mini-museum of classic cameras. Reminisce about those cameras you used to have

Sell your Camera Equipment

Contact Monument Camera about selling your camera gear. We purchase equipment lots, small and large, including digital and film cameras, lenses, and accessories such as lighting and tripods.

 

Please email us with a description of the equipment, and attach close-up photos.

And of course, you are always welcome to drop into our store to show us your gear.

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15 East Fort Lowell Road, Tucson, Arizona 85705

Wednesday-Saturday 10-6

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WHAT PEOPLE ARE SAYING

Girl with Dogs

Impressive amount of camera equipment and gear. You're sure to find what you need there

Best camera store in Tucson and arguably the best in the southwest

Photographer

The best service I have received in a very long time from anywhere

Photographer

If you need camera advice, this is the place to come to in Tucson

Beautiful Landscape

A fun browse even if you don't need anything in particular...