by Harrison Peck, 01/01/2010
42 W. 18th St., 212-741-0052
Stocked with a comprehensive inventory to meet New Yorkers' every photographic need, Adorama is a true Flatiron institution whose thoughtful layout and knowledgeable staff provide an intimate shopping experience for beginners, seasoned professionals and all photographers in between. Whether you're in the market for the latest in digital technology or an old-school 35mm camera, a chrome light stand or a wide-angle underwater lens, you'll find what you're looking for to buy or to rent within Adorama's diverse stock of supplies. If your digital camera's memory card is overflowing, upload your snapshots to adoramapix.com to order prints on your choice of seven high-quality papers (ranging from wallet-size to 20" x 30") or in hardcover photo albums (of 26 or 50 pages). Prints are ready for in-store pickup a couple of days later, and prices start as low as just 24 cents per picture.