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A serious photographer may worry that they will get shipped a lens that has been rented out or a returned product with a defect but the lens I ordered ($1500 by the way) was perfect in every way. I will do business with Samy's again....More
My boyfriend and I live in San Diego but were in Santa Barbara for the weekend. He was told about this place for a great selection.
They have a HUGE selection of anything you need. The staff is amazing, very friendly and super helpful. He...More
We all know what to expect at Samy's Camera: high prices and good, knowledgeable help, although some are a little snooty.
But, I wasn't expecting what I found when I returned a lens I rented.
That's all I rented, one lens. I thought it was...More
I reviewed Samy's Camera once before, when it was in a different location nearby. Just now I have bought a new Apple I-Mac computer and CD player to replace my old MacMini which I bought from Samy's six years ago (its browsers have become obsolete)....More
I bought a camera and a few accessories from these folks. After a change in plans I had to return everything within their 10 day window. The purchasing and returning experiences were handled in a professional and courteous manner. The store is a wonderland of...More
This store recently moved from quiet Chapala Street, where it had its own parking lot, to a new location on our very busy State Street. Fortunately there is a city parking lot right behind it, so parking is nearby and easy. The store specializes in...More
When I was in the advertising business in LA we used Samy's Camera for all of our needs and this Santa Barbara shop stands up. They have what you need and more. Take some time to check things out because you'll be amazed what you...More
Huge camera store with lots of cases, lighting, frames, and oh yea cameras and lenses. I came here to get a replacement eyecup for my 40D. They found one really quick and the price was right. After looking around for a while I chatted with...More