Tuesday 5th June 2018

Due to circumstances beyond our control, we will have to close early at 3pm today. Many apologies.

Saturday12th May 2018

Ongoing offer whilst stock lasts: Buy a Velbon M45 or M47 tripod, and they come with a carry case plus a free Smartphone and GoPro adapter:

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Saturday 28th April 2017

Getting slowly closer to getting 18 Hickmott Road shop open :)

Thursday 19th March 2018

This weeks bargains! Velbon Sherpa 50 lightweight alluminium travel tripod, RRP £115 our price £59.99! Plus the Sherpa 100 RRP £125.99, our price £79.99! Grab one whilst we still have them!


Thursday 15th March 2018

Arrived at work to find the boss had been experimenting with our passport camera, using a BAG!! Lol.. get passport photos for your bag or any other bizarre item here!!


Thursday 1st March 2018

We are opening at 10am today, but due to weather not sure when we are closing. Ring first to check (0114) 2667077

Wednesday 28th Feb 2018

We re closing at 1pm due to school closure, sorry.

Tomorrow we should be open 10am.

Tuesday 27th Feb 2018

New Troop London range of bags in stock!     


Thursday 15th Feb 2018

New Opticron model in stock!

The Traveller BGA ED 8X32 £289 and 10X32 £299

Measuring 119x115mm and weighing just 450g, the all-new optical system delivers wide field 8.2° (8x32) and 6.5° (10x32) with unparalleled cross-field resolution, light transmission and colour correction. 


Wednesday 24th Jan 2018

I'm (Jenny), nearly back to normal working hours now; normal service resumes phew!!

Wednesday 17th Jan 2018

Apologies for no changes to our website for 3 weeks but I've been off sick with pneumonia :(

Thursday 21st Dec 2017

Frames make a nice gift. Here's a few of the ones we stock:

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Saturday 16th Dec 2017

Binoculars make a good present! From £74                                                                pll


Wednesday 1st Nov. 2017

Had a delivery of DSLR bags and cases from Camlink and Case logic:



Thursday 26th Oct 2017

Due to an increased interest in film, we are now stocking colour 35mmm and Ilford FP4, HP5 and Kodak Tri-x in 35mm!

Tuesday 24th October 2017

Getting closer to being able to open shop number 2 at 18 Hickmott Road S11.

Thursday 13th October 2017

Just had a big delivery of Opticron binoculars, from £69. Come and have a look! Plus lots of accesories:      mm

Wednesday 4th October 2017

Have created a new web page, "Bits and pieces from the past": basically we have loads of accesories from the film age, so if your looking for anything in particular do ask us!

Tuesday 3rd October 2017

We are a Swarovski Authorised Dealer and very price competetive!

EG: Swarovski FieldPro EL 8X32 £1464



Thursday 21st Sept 2017

Rain go away!!

Tuesday 18Th September 2017

Welcome to all new and returning students! Good to see 'life' on Ecclesall Road again... Don't forget we take passport photos - 4 photos for £4 if you run out! Plus we sell colour and black+white film etc.

Tuesday 12th Oct 2017

We are in the process of opening an additional shop on Hickmott Road, S11... Exciting times!

Thursday 7th Sept 2017

Huge new selection of Troop London bags instore! Come and have a look...389271396413412


Wednesday 6th Sept 2017

Schools back PHEW!! Been a long holiday with a boy with a pot on his arm!!

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Only £11.99 to view your old 35mm slides! Hame battery powered slide viewer, in stock.


tThursday 8th June 2017

A view of some of our Troop London bags instore:



Tuesday 23rd May 2017

Just put a pair of new Zeiss Victory T* 10X25 binos on Ebay at a bargain price of £419!   


Thursday 4th May 2017

Waiting for a huge delivery of new Troop London bags! We will as always, be selling them at 10% cheaper than their £rrp's!



Saturday29th Aprl 2017

Just put on shelf:

Opticron USED Imagic BGA 8X42's at £169

Opticron USED Countryman BGA T PC Oasis 8X42 at £149


Thursday 27th April 2017

Swarovski DCB II digital camera base for ATS or ATX NEW! £259 Ebay:


Tuesday 25th April 2017

On Ebay Swarovsk APO TLS ATS/M STS/M digiscopng adapter at £269 or 'Best Offers':  http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/262948187887?ssPageName=STRK:MESELX:IT&_trksid=p3984.m1555.l2649


PLUS!!! Last day to bid on our Ebay Swarovski UCA Unversal Camera atachment, current bid only £26! http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/262938231515?ssPageName=STRK:MESELX:IT&_trksid=p3984.m1555.l2649

Thursday 30th  March 2017

Going onto our Ebay shop 9.30 tonight!

Two auctions, starting 0.99p:

A pair of used Swarovski EL 10X42 binoculars, purchased from us orginally. and a Swarovski ATX95mm with 30-70mm 

Friday 17th March 2017

On our Ebay shop as auctions: Nkon D700 body, NIKON 18~200 VR11 f3.5-f5.6 ED DX, and Nikon TC-17E2 AF-S teleconverter.

A few days left to bid if you are interested? http://www.ebay.co.uk/usr/sheffieldphotocentre

Thursday 2nd March 2017

Have been attacked by an evil illness! But am now back at work, SNAFU lol....


Thursday 15th Dec 2016

 xmas to all our frends and customers!

Thursday 24th Nov 2016

There's a 'Black Friday' offer on the Panasonic TZ80 camera - £30 casback claimable. Buy it on Friday or Saturday from us!

Saturday 29th Oct. 2016

Please add us on 'Twitter': 

https://twitter.com/sheffphotoctre ... It's mostly photographic with some irrelevant stuff too! 

Thursday 22nd Sept. 2016

Our 'Twitter Analytics' showed that last month my most popular 'tweet' from Sheffield Photographic Centre was about my sons toy, 'Pram Mouse' !!!

Saturday 17th Sept. 2016

Just had delivery of about 40 Troop London bags, includng new designs: Sold 4 already! We sell at 10% off the Troop RRP's!

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Sunday 28th August 2016

I won the 'Sheffield Childrens Hospital Burns Unit's' prize 53" bear - Winston! 



Saturday 27th August 2016

On a staff outing last Sunday my son left his toy, 'Pram Mouse', at the Manchester museum. Thanks to excellent communications with museum staff and much kindness, Pram Mouse was returned by post and is now squashed in bed with leon my happy son!

Tuesday 26th July 2016

The shop will be closed this morning untill 10.20am, due to pesky holiday childcare arrangements!

 Friday 22nd July 2016

Thanks to the many loyal customers who were outraged at the recent Google review 'trolling' of the shop and responded with kind words. Your support is very valuable to us!

Tuesday 12th July 2016

Having a 'Monday' moment on a Tuesday...The embarassing moment when you are demonstrating something and it breaks in your hands !!

Thursday July 7th

Various phone and tablet supports are now available from us:

 griptights            grillipod        tripig

Saturday 25th June 2016

We now have the Camlink walking stick/monopod in stock at £18.90

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Tuesday 22nd June 2016

Unfortunately we will be closing at 3.00pm today due to tooth problems! Sorry... back to normal hours tomorrow.

Thursday 2nd June 2016

Open today 9.30- 3.45

Wednesday 1st June 2016

My 5 year old son, Leon, has been helping me in the shop - today as some people came in he shouted: "Mum! There's some custards just walked into the shop!".. Apologies in advance if you get called a custard lol..

28th May 2016

Due to staff shortage, during half term the shop will be closed on Wednesday and Thursday afternoon, from approx. 3.00pm. Many apologies!

24th May 2016

'Troop London' bags range now back in stock! Grab a bargain at 10% off list prices now!


23rd Feb 2016

Shop back to normal hours!


18th, 19th and 20th Feb 2016

Shop will be closed at slightly random times over the next few days due to staff illness.

Fri -  Intended opening : 10.00am - 2.30pm

Sat - "                         " :   9.30am - 3.30pm

Do call first to check we will be open before visit!    

(0114) 2667077


8th Feb 2016

Happy New Year to our Chinese customers and friends!