Aperture Camera Repairs in Central London

We offer an in-house repair service for film cameras and lenses, specialising in repairs to all mechanical cameras, in particular the classic marques that we carry, Leica, Hasselblad, Rollei and Nikon.

Our aim is to provide excellent service with a rapid turnaround, usually within a week. All of our repair work carries a guarantee of six months.

A comprehensive quote of the repair cost can be given upon inspection of the equipment. All inspections and estimates are free of charge and you are not obliged to leave your equipment for servicing.

Please bring your camera to:-
Aperture Photographic
27 Rathbone Place
London
W1T 1JE


Below are typical prices for some services provided by Aperture:

We can provide a variety of services for Leica rangefinder cameras

Servicing can involve the adjusting of shutter speeds and rangefinder alignment to factory standards and also the lubrication of all the essential moving parts.

All aspects of the camera will be inspected during this service and the cost will depend on the work required for the particular camera.

from £120 + VAT

New shutter curtain replacement on Leica M Mount bodies with built in meter M6, M7, MP. Except M5

Supply and fitting of factory standard replacement shutter curtains, a shutter speed check will also be carried out during this service.

£250 + VAT

New shutter curtain replacement on Leica M Mount bodies without built in meter

Supply and fitting of factory standard replacement shutter curtains, a shutter speed check will also be carried out during this service.

£200 + VAT

New shutter curtain replacement on Leica Screw Mount bodies without self timer

Supply and fitting of factory standard replacement shutter curtains, a shutter speed check will also be carried out during this service.

£200 + VAT

New shutter curtain replacement for Leica IIIg cameras

Supply and fitting of factory standard replacement shutter curtains, a shutter speed check will also be carried out during this service.

£250 + VAT

Leica Rangefinder adjustment

Calibration of horizontal & vertical image planes of Leica rangefinder cameras.

We can adjust other rangefinder cameras too, please ask for details.

from £120 + VAT

Full servicing options for Hasselblad V System

We are able to provide servicing for most V Series Hasselblad cameras.

A service can include cleaning, lubrication and alignment of all moving parts to the best possible working order.

from £120 + VAT

Full servicing options for Rolleiflex TLR

We are able to provide servicing for most Rolleiflex Twin Lens Reflex cameras.

A service can include cleaning, lubrication and alignment of all moving parts to the best possible working order.

from £120 + VAT

Hasselblad film back light seal replacement

Replace light trap on Hasselblad film back to stop light leak coming in from slide.

£60 + VAT

Lens helicoid re-lubrication

This includes dissassembly of the lens and complete removal of old hardened grease, cleaning of the focussing helicoid and application of fresh lubricant.

The result is buttery smooth focussing for your favourite manual focus lenses.

from £60 + VAT

Lens optics cleaning

Our optics cleaning service include full disassembly and reassembly of the lens as well as cleaning the lens elements of dust or fungus.

from £60 + VAT

Lens aperture de-clicking

De-clicking of manual focus lens to have step-less aperture change.

A popular service to achieve smoother exposure changing on lenses for video usage.

from £40 + VAT

Please feel free to contact us to find out about any other camera service or repairs that are not listed on this page.

27 Rathbone Place, London. W1T 1JE
Tel. 020 7436 1015
27@apertureuk.com


Terms and Conditions

All prices are listed excluding VAT. VAT will be added to the final charge for the service or repair.

The prices listed are a general guideline for serviceable equipment. Broken or equipment in need of extensive replacement parts may incur extra costs.

For an accurate estimate of a service or repair job, please bring your equipment to Aperture Rathbone Place for inspection and a free quotation.

If any additional problems are found during the service that would raise the cost above an agreed amount, then the customer will be contacted before any further work is carried out.

All of our services carry a six month guarantee on any work carried out on mechanical parts, provided the equipment has not been damaged or broken through misuse.