Youngsters Embrace Classic Cameras

Second hand cameras are attracting a younger marker say organisers of the Photographica Fair, which is due to take place in London on Sunday 22nd May.

Photographers will be hoping to snap up (pun intended) a bargain at one of the 140 stalls. There they will also be able to buy and swap cameras, lenses, images, accessories and literature.

Billed as the UK's largest fair for camera collectors and users, the event is organises bt the Photographic Collectors Club of Great Britain  (PCCGB). Spokesman Walter Morley said: 'Last year, it was noted that there were more young photographers who are studying photography at college, looking for quality equipment at a good price, this is the ideal place to find a great variety of equipment as many (PCCGB) members use the event to sell item no longer wanted' 

Photographica will be held at the Royal Horticultural Society's Lindley Hall, Bincent Square, London SW1P 2PB. Entry costs £5 and doors open at 10am. To book an early buyers ticket call 01684 594 526 or 01920 821 831.