Chicago area photo store

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  1. plastii

    plastii TPF Noob!

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    Guys,

    I was trying to find photo store in Chicago area but I'm having problems. I just know Wolf and Ritz camera but I thought there is more. I wonder if there is a store than I can just play with the equipment and have some fun:)

    Thanks
    Marek.
     
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    gryphonslair99 Been spending a lot of time on here!

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    Well, yes, but I think there's an implied additional question: into which of those could the OP walk without hiding his watch and sewing his wallet pocket shut?

    There's a Calumet Photo near N. Halstead and Division, and another one out in Oak Brook. I've never been to either of those locations, but generally Calumet seems to be pretty good - and they'll typically let you try out the stuff.
     
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    Calumet. I deal with them online often. Great store.
     
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    Calumet was first openend in Chicago, no?

    Go check 'er out!
     
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    I've found Central Camera to be a good place to visit too.
     
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    Yeah, I remember thinking so too, for some reason - is Calumet maybe something (town, city, etc.) near Chicago?
     
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    Yes a town near Chicago
     

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