Our services

Seymour Harrison Photographic is a family business that has been trading in Folkestone since 1920 and is currently owned by the founders grandson. The staff are enthusiast photographers with expert knowledge and experience of digital and film photography plus all optical equipment. Customers can be assured of sound, professional advice at point of sale with ‘hands on’ demonstration and comparison of models and types.

Furthermore, we are proud to offer the appropriate after sales support that only a specialist photo-optical dealer can deliver.
This is a proper Camera Shop!

  • New and Pre-Owned Photographic & Optical Equipment

    We buy and sell quality new and pre-owned Photographic & Optical equipment. Cameras, lenses and accessories from Nikon, FujiFilm, Pentax, Sony, Canon, Olympus and selected other brands comprise our constantly changing stock.

    From the humblest compacts to ‘Full Frame’ digital SLR’s we have models to suit everyone.

    Our secondhand stock of digital and film cameras & lenses is expertly checked prior to being available for sale.

    We always display an impressive range of Binoculars, scopes and magnifiers from the worlds finest makers including Zeiss, Minox, Kowa, Swarovski, Schneider, Opticron, Bushnell and many more.

  • Photographic and Optical Repair Service

    Seymour Harrison Photographic offer a fast and efficient repair service to most makes of photo-optical equipment. We can usually provide a verbal estimated price for repair or advise parts availability immediately and without charge

    Priority jobs for professionals can usually be arranged

    Written estimates for insurance claims will incur a nominal fee

    All repairs are supported by a full twelve month guarantee, reflecting the high quality of our service.

  • Digital Printing / Film Processing and Mini-Lab

    Instant digital printing up to size 8×6 inches and archiving to CD is available in store direct from your camera memory card, memory stick, disk or mobile device

    Printing larger sizes from digital is usually available as next day service

    We process most ‘C41’ negative film formats and are able to print or archive to CD/DvD from customers roll or cut film negatives and transparencies

    From digital media or film our Mini-Lab produces high quality colour & monochrome prints up to size 8×12 inches via the traditional photo/chemical process onto glossy or satin finish paper. It can also produce many ‘special order’ formats like panoramic and locket-sized miniature prints.

    A one hour service for most film processing & digital printing is also available.

  • Photo Reproduction & Photo Restoration

    Using digital technology we can scan, reproduce, re-size and even restore your old photographs for Ancestry projects – or just because you need another copy or two.

    The cost of our ‘print to print’ service is solely dependent on the size of the final reproduction.

    Prices for photo restoration vary according to the level of work required – though this can usually be assessed and agreed on examination of the original photograph.

  • Poster Prints and Canvas Printing

    Our Epson large format printer (or Giclée printer) produces Fine Art quality poster prints and canvas prints from your original image in full colour or monochrome.

    Using professional Epson inks and high quality papers results in fully archival prints of extremely fine detail and incredible fade resistance.

  • Passport, Drivers Licence, ID

    Friendly and efficient service offering professionally taken and produced UK Passport, US Passport, Visa, Driving License, Bus Pass and ID photos for babies, children and adults with no appointment necessary

    We can also create correct size and specification digital image for on-line applications

  • Image Data Recovery

    We can undertake recovery of ‘lost’ photo & video files from erased or formatted camera memory cards and memory sticks. Due to the nature of digital media, results can not be guaranteed but generally the success rate is high.

Come and pay us a visit

Store address

21 Tontine Street
CT20 1JT

01303 253328

Opening times

Day Open Close
Monday 09:00 17:00
Tuesday 09:00 17:00
Wednesday 09:00 17:00
Thursday 09:00 17:00
Friday 09:00 17:00
Saturday 09:00 17:00
Sunday Closed