Camera shops are not dead! UK retailer Wex Photo Video opens new Cambridge store

Wex Photo Video
(Image credit: Wex Photo Video)

For the last few years, it feels like it’s been pretty much all doom and gloom for high streets and shopping malls. Partly due to the pandemic and partly due to people’s shift to online shopping, we’ve seen a lot of shop closures. 

Just last year, camera retailer Jessops announced it would be shutting down 187 of its branches. However, there is some hope that in-person shopping isn’t dead as Wex Photo Video opens its thirteenth store in Cambridge, UK.

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Hannah Rooke
Staff Writer

Having studied Journalism and Public Relations at the University of the West of England Hannah developed a love for photography through a module on photojournalism. She specializes in Portrait, Fashion and lifestyle photography but has more recently branched out in the world of stylized product photography. For the last 3 years Hannah has worked at Wex Photo Video as a Senior Sales Assistant using her experience and knowledge of cameras to help people buy the equipment that is right for them. With 5 years experience working with studio lighting, Hannah has run many successful workshops teaching people how to use different lighting setups.