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On purchases of $199 or more with your Samy's Camera Credit Card.
12 Months
Promotional Financing*
On purchases of $599 or more with your Samy's Camera Credit Card.
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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Where can I use my Samy's Camera Credit Card?
Your Samy's Camera Credit Card can be used to make purchases online, at, or at any of our Retail Locations.

What are the current special financing offers?
6 Month Special Financing* on orders totaling $199 and above.
12 Month Special Financing* available on orders totaling $599 or more.
Order minimum excludes sales tax, shipping fees, and discounts. To receive special financing, simply pay with the Samy's Camera Credit Card and select the financing option during checkout.

How will I receive my Samy's Camera Credit Card Information?
Applying for an Samy's Camera Credit Card is fast and easy. The application is subject to approval by Synchrony Bank. If approved, we'll automatically add your Samy's Camera Credit Card to your account at checkout. Select the Samy's Camera Credit Card under the payment information to pull up your available account information. You will receive your Samy's Camera Credit Card in the mail within 7-10 business days after applying.

How can I manage my account?
For Samy's Camera Credit Card accounts, you can pay your bill online or modify your account settings by clicking here:
My Account

Can I ship to an alternate address?
All orders must be shipped to the billing address on file for final approval of transaction. We can not ship to an alternate address.

Pay By Phone:
Contact Synchrony Customer Service 24/7 at (866) 396-8254.

Pay By Mail:
To ensure your payment is on time, mail in advance of the payment due date. Send payment to:
Synchrony Bank
P.O. Box 960061
Orlando, FL 32896-0061


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For over four decades, Samy's Camera has been the West Coast's authority in photography equipment for both professional and hobbyist photographers. A leader in sales of high-quality video and photography products, Samy's Camera has a full stock of all the camera equipment and other photographic supplies you need for any assignment or project.

Whether you're working with film or digital photography, we have a huge inventory of photography accessories and equipment, including cameras and lenses, scanners, printers, flashes, tripods, binoculars, memory cards, camera bags, cases and much more!

Be prepared to shoot any subject, in any conditions, for any photography style or genre. Samy's Camera has the photography equipment you need to shoot any discipline including:

  • Portrait photography - Where the picture not only depicts the image of a person but also tries to capture the subject's personality and emotions with poses, lighting, and other background context.
  • Landscape photography - Capture the essence of a scene, whether it be a mountain range, seascape, cityscape or other natural, urban or geographic beauty.
  • Wedding Photography - All about showcasing that magical event, including images of the couple, the cake, the dancing, and more. 
  • Aerial Photography - Involves taking photographs from the sky, whether by plane or drone, and creating bird's-eye-view perspectives that we don't usually get to see.
  • Wildlife & Nature Photography - For animal lovers and photographers with a lot of patience. Wildlife photography aims to show flora and fauna in their various natural habitats.
  • Street Photography - For those trying to capture and show what typical life is like out on the streets. Very candid and lively. 
  • Travel Photography - Another way of documenting a trip by journaling with images. This shows both the place being visited and the visitor's experience.
  • Sports Photography - For capturing the highlights, energy, and decisive moments of live-action sports. Long lenses, big apertures, fast shutter speeds, and tripods are essential to shooting these exciting moments. 

Trust Samy's camera for all your photography equipment & accessory needs and be one step closer to capturing your best work!

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Can I Teach Myself Photography?

Absolutely, you can self-teach photography, and Samy's Camera is here to guide you. Whether you're a beginner or looking to polish your skills, consider enrolling in Samy's Photo School for targeted classes and workshops. While formal education can teach you the basics, remember that photography is an art form, shaped by your vision and experimentation. Master your camera's manual to unlock its full potential and commit to practice - after all, you'll only regret the shots you didn't take.

What Are the Basic Photography Equipment Essentials for Beginners?

Photography equipment essentials generally include a camera body, a versatile lens, a memory card, and a camera bag. Some may also consider a tripod and a basic lighting setup as starter essentials.

How Many Megapixels Do I Really Need?

While more megapixels translate to higher resolution images, they are not the sole indicator of an image's quality. The camera's sensor size, the quality of your lens, and many other factors come into play when shooting quality photos.

How Important Is Lighting in Photography?

Lighting is crucial photography equipment, as it affects not only brightness and darkness but also mood, texture, and color. Natural light and other light sources like LEDs and strobes can be manipulated to a wide range of effects.

What Is Bokeh?

In photography and videography, bokeh refers to the quality of the out-of-focus areas in an image. It's often seen as a soft blur in the background, and it's easier to achieve with a lens that has a wide aperture (low f-number).

What Is the Difference Between JPEG and RAW?

JPEG is a compressed file format that is easy to share but offers less flexibility in post-production. RAW files are uncompressed, retaining more data for more advanced editing possibilities. Many digital cameras allow you to shoot in both JPEG and RAW formats, giving you more options that impact your storage and post processing needs.

How Do I Protect My Camera Equipment When Shooting Outdoors?

Cameras and other photography equipment are packed full of sensitive components that can be costly to repair or replace. Using weather-sealed bags on camera bodies, lens hoods, and UV filters can help protect your camera equipment. Always prepare for changing conditions by checking weather forecasts and having protective gear ready.

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