Independently Owned Michigan Store

Woodward Camera is a locally owned camera store & photo lab located on the historic Woodward Avenue in Birmingham, Michigan. We planted our roots in 1969, we are proud to serve the photography equipment and printing needs of the Metro Detroit area for over 50 years.

Whether you are an advanced photographer looking to expand your system or just want to capture memories for your family and friends, our camera sales people will assist you in choosing the perfect camera & photographic accessories to help you advance your photography.

We offer online shopping for our customers' convenience but our emphasis remains on the local camera store. With so many options we feel that face to face is still the best way to help photographers find the right equipment to fit their needs. Our full service photo lab and large selection of frames & albums offers you a myriad of ways to display and present your photography, whether you shoot digital or film.


For The Photo Enthusiast

With a focus on both digital and film photographers, Woodward Camera offers a wide variety of new and used cameras and photography equipment. Providing the latest and greatest from the names you know and trust, including Nikon, Canon and Sony, our knowledgable crew can help you find your perfect fit in a camera, at the best price. If you're looking for a tripod, lighting equipment, or something to carry all of your gear, we can help you there, too. With top names such as Tamarac, ThinkTank, Domke, Manfrotto, and Promaster, we're sure to have just the equipment you're looking for.

Woodward Camera is an authorized dealer for most major camera brands including Canon, Nikon, Panasonic Lumix, Sony and Fujifilm. We carry lenses from all these camera manufacturers as well as from Sigma, Tamron, Tokina and Rokinon.

  • We also have a a large selection of camera accessories.
  • Tripods from Manfrotto, Promaster and more.
  • Bags & Straps from ThinkTank, LowePro, Black Rapid, Optech and others.
  • Student Supplies: Film & darkroom supplies, inkjet printing papers.
  • Used Cameras and Lenses.
  • Flashes and Studio Lighting & Backgrounds
  • Video Accessories - LED & Cool-lights, Microphones and Supports

Quality Printing & Photo Gifts

With several self-serve kiosks in-store and the option to order online, Woodward Camera makes it easy to order traditional prints from your digital files, or create something unique and fun with our photogift services. And for the hobbyists still interested in film, we sell it, and our lab offers developing and printing services for B&W and color 35mm, 120, slide, & APS films. Have your images, digital or film, printed as large as 40 x 60 inches, or create your own hard or soft-cover photobook.

All Things Photography

Woodward Camera offers various other services for your convenience, including photo restorations on your cracked, faded, or otherwise damaged images. We can also take and print passport photos within minutes, and right in the store. If you're looking to convert your hundreds of photos to digital media, we can do that too with our Shoebox Scan service. And if you still have some of those old VHS films that you need transferred to DVD, we offer that, too!

Beyond the mechanics of photography, we at Woodward Camera have built our sucess on dealing with people. We've built the business, over the past 40 years, one person at a time. Whether you're looking for equipment, prints & gifts, photography classes, or just some friendly advice, one photographer to another, our doors will always be open for you.