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In-House Camera Repair

In-House Camera Repair

Karl Christoffersen is the Owner/Senior Technician of Bay Area Camera Repair, located inside Seawood Photo. Karl graduated with Honors from National Camera Inc., Technical Training Division in Colorado. and has been offering quality camera repairs since 1983.  He has been affiliated with Seawood Photo since 1999. Areas of expertise include:

  • Nikon and Canon digital cameras

  • Digital camera sensor cleaning ($60.00 for most cameras)

  • Hasselblad

  • Leica RF and SLR

  • Kodak Carousel projectors

  • Large format shutters

Many other services are available; you can talk to Karl direct at (415) 879-1183.



Classic Camera Corner

Digital cameras are amazing, yet we love old cameras here at Seawood! 

This section of our world is dedicated to those machines, how they work, what you can do with them, and why they are still viable tools despite technological advances in digital photography.

Hope you enjoy it!

Weird Lens of the Week! Lomography Petzval 85mm f/2.2

The original Petzval lens was designed in 1840 and has been long prized for it’s soft and dreamy effect.

A Russian company called Lomography has...

Weird Lens of the Week! 28mm f/3.3 Som Berthiot

One of the coolest things about mirror-less digital cameras is the ability to use classic lenses. These have a distinctly different look and feel...

So Why Use A 4×5?
So you would think that in this day of digital cameras that offer immediate results, have incredible exposure latitude, are compact in size (and take...