Probably the world's largest supplier of photo and video gear and supplies. Extremely aggressive pricing. NYC retail store is a marvel.
Professional supplier, also has retail stores in major cities. Good rental dept.
Great selection of inkjet printing materials at low prices.
Photo suppliersregional: SF Bay area
North Bay Photographers Supply (Santa Rosa)
Photographers Supply (San Francisco)
Expendables, film, and rentals.
There are many, many wonderful photographers at work today. Here are some that deserve more exposure.
Henry's ceaseless creativity has always amazed me.
First-rate architectural photographer and genuine nice guy. Works throughout the western states. Also see his fine art photos.
Fine art photographers:
Master of the forlorn: haunting images of derelict towns, motels, neon signs, diners.
Big, spraying site packed with recommendations on equipment and technique. Excellent discussions of digital photography and film scanning.