Welcome to

Central Camera Company!

Photographic Headquarters Since 1899

Our 117th Year
– Chicago’s Oldest Camera Store –
Third Generation of Same Family Ownership



CALL US: 1-800-421-1899

International: 312-427-5580


230 S. Wabash Ave.
Chicago IL 60604

Store Hours: Monday through Friday: 8:30 AM- 5:30 PM.
Saturday: 8:30 AM- 5:00 PM.
(Central Standard Time)

The amazing LEICA Q digital camera…
IN STOCK! Stop in or call today!

Leica Q_2

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In business since 1899, Central Camera Company is a 3rd generation, family owned, photographic emporium. In our retail space located in the Chicago Loop, and at our eBay Store we offer everything the photographer needs from cameras and lenses to memory cards and darkroom equipment. We are an authorized US dealer of dozens of brands including Leica, Nikon, Ricoh Pentax, Fujifilm, Bogen, and Gitzo.