Wilkinson Cameras, Preston


Established in 1986 and now located on the ground floor of St. Georges Shopping Centre, our Preston city centre camera shop has a huge range of new cameras, lenses and accessories from top brands including Canon, Nikon, Panasonic Lumix, Fujifilm, Olympus, Sony and Pentax and Leica. Our extensive optics collection includes binoculars, spotting scopes and telescopes from Swarovski, Hawke and Celestron. Test out the latest equipment in-store before you buy. We also have a great range of top quality pre-owned cameras and lenses.

Our knowledgeable, friendly Preston store team have many years of experience and will provide you with honest, expert advice. Whether you’re a professional photographer, enthusiast or beginner we’ll help you to choose the right equipment for your needs. We’ll also answer any questions you have, both before and after your purchase.

Getting to Wilkinson Cameras Preston couldn’t be easier due to our central location. When parking in St. Georges Shopping Centre car park, we’re just a couple of escalators away. There’s coffee and donuts right on our doorstep too (for those family members and friends who don’t appreciate your love of photography like we do!)

Wilkinson Cameras Preston camera store
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Wilkinson Cameras Preston camera store
Wilkinson Cameras Preston camera store


27 Friargate Walk
St George’s Centre

Tel: 01772 556250



COVID-19 update – this store is closed temporarily. It will reopen on April 12th.
Find out more

Mon-Sat: 9am – 5.30pm
Sun: closed until further notice


Keith Smethurst

Keith has been with us for over 25 years and is passionate about giving great customer service. On his days off, you’ll most likely find him out and about photographing his dog, Misty using the latest Panasonic Lumix G Camera.

Wilkinson Cameras Preston Store Manager


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