Olympus E-M1 Mark II Demo Day at Camera West Rancho Mirage: March 8, 2017

This coming Wednesday, March 8 Camera West Rancho Mirage will be hosting an Olympus E-M1 Mark II demo day, from 1:00-6:00 p.m. There will be several “shooting stations” with macro setups, high-resolution imaging, Pro Capture and more.

We will have Olympus cameras and lenses on display for testing throughout the day. Ray Acevedo, the Olympus Tech Support rep will be on hand to answer any questions.

Fuji GFX Demo Day at Camera West Walnut Creek on Tuesday 2/21

Camera West Walnut Creek will be hosting a first-look demo of the Fuji GFX 50S medium format camera on, February, 21th from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Our Fuji Rep, Barney Tong will be on hand to answer any questions you may have about this.
Customers will have the opportunity to pre-order the GFX 50S and lenses, which will begin to ship at the end of the month. This is a free event, so stop on by!

Camera West and Leica: Germany Factory Trip September 9-20th, 2017

Leica Travelers,

The following is the itinerary for our Germany Leica Factory Trip. The departure date is September 9th, you must arrive by the 10th at noon for pick up at the Frankfurt airport.

The trip includes as stated, everything except airfare, alcohol, lunches, and incidentals.

Hal’s Flight information:


United Flight #58 departs San Francisco (SFO) September 9th at 2:05p.m. It is a direct flight to Frankfurt (FRA) and arrives on September 10th at 9:55a.m.


United Flight #59 departs Frankfurt (FRA) on September 20th at 1:55p.m. and arrives in San Francisco (SFO) at 4:20p.m

You are not required to take these flights, just a suggestion from Hal.

The deadline to sign up is March 1, 2017

To sign up for this once in a lifetime trip please register:


Upon completion of registration and payment, please contact Hal at hal@camerawest.com

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Event: An Evening with Robert Holmes on February 16, 2017

This event is now full. Thank you for your RSVP’s! 

Camera West Walnut Creek welcomes back National Geographic Travel photographer Robert Holmes Thursday, February 16 at 6:30-7:30p.m. He will be presenting his work and discussing the techniques that have made him one of the most prolific photojournalists over the last four decades.  He will discuss his recent travels to Cuba.

Please contact Camera West Walnut Creek at 925-935-1424 to RSVP or email amy@camerawest.com

To check out more of Robert’s work, please visit his site: http://www.robertholmesphotography.com