Wex Photo Video Manchester

Wex Photo Video Manchester

Address: Unit 4, Downing Street Ind Est
Charlton Place
Manchester, M12 6HH

Manager: Guy Hodgkiss-Cook

Email: manchester@wex.co.uk

Phone: 0161 274 4455

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Opening Hours:
Monday 10:00 - 16:00
Tuesday 10:00 - 16:00
Wednesday 10:00 - 16:00
Thursday 10:00 - 16:00
Friday 10:00 - 16:00
Saturday 10:00 - 16:00
Sunday CLOSED
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Wex Photo Video Manchester is your destination for photographic and video equipment. Benefit from our team’s knowledge and experience and receive independent impartial advice that’s tailored to your needs, not sales targets. Our success depends on helping you to thrive in the world of image production.

Wex stores are reopening | See our Covid-19 safety measures

Store Information

We offer the following services at Wex Photo Video Manchester:

  • Get your hands on and play with a range of demonstration gear
  • Get free and impartial advice in person or over the phone
  • Browse our specialist Pro Video stock
  • Benefit from equipment rental
  • Learn about new gear when manufacturers demonstrate new products in-store
  • Breathe new life into broken kit at our Fixation Service Counter
  • Treat your camera to an expert sensor clean
  • Trade your old kit to make that new purchase easier on your budget. Please request a quote online and we'll organise an appointment in-store
  • Access quality 1 on 1 camera setup advice when you purchase a camera
  • Buy used and pre-loved gear that’s fairly and reliably rated for condition

While all in-store services such as sensor cleaning and trade-in will be available as a 24-hour service, there will be some changes to the way the store operates, including a one-to-one policy that means you will receive a high level of assistance with minimal contact.

When visiting the store, please do not come in groups and in line with guidance from Public Health England and Health Protection Scotland, face covering are required. For those purchasing in store, we are only accepting card payments.

Our new in-store measures


Hand sanitiser stations will be positioned in store
All colleagues and customers to wear a face covering
All colleagues and customers to wear a face covering

The customer will be directed to a safe area until a colleague becomes free

All products will be cleaned after handling

Social distancing floor markers in place

We will only be accepting card and contactless payments


Fixation Service Counter


The Fixation service counter at Wex Photo Video Manchester provides professional sensor cleaning, focus calibration, repairs advice and acts as a drop-off and collection point for items going to the Fixation London workshop. Fixation is a professional service centre based in London, dedicated to providing authorised repairs for Canon, Nikon, Sony, Profoto, Tamron, AquaTech and Bowens equipment.


How to get to Wex Photo Video Manchester

Getting to Wex Photo Video’s Manchester store is easy – if you’re visiting us by train, we’re a 10 minute walk from Manchester Piccadilly station. From there, follow the London Road, go under the railway bridges, onto Downing Street, and you can find us just off the main road. If you’re travelling by car, your sat-nav will ensure you arrive at successfully (M12 6HH). We’re on the A6, which is easily accessible from the A635 and the city centre and we have free off-road customer parking.

Meet the Wex Photo Video Manchester Team

Guy - Store Manager

Guy

Store Manager

  • 15 years in retail leadership
  • Passionate about customer service
Dom - Assistant Manager

Dom

Assistant Manager

  • Specialist in Canon
  • Events & live music photography
  • Skater
Duncan - Sales Consultant

Duncan

Sales Consultant

  • Sony user
  • Enviromental portraiture
  • Shoots actor headshots
Ana - Rental Associate

Ana

Rental Associate

  • Conceptual, fashion and travel photography
  • Interested in visual sociology
  • Fan of Sebastião Salgado’s work
  • Canon and Profoto lover
Adam - Sales Consultant

Adam

Sales Consultant

  • Completely brand impartial when it comes to Cameras but currently shoots on a Sony A7 III
  • Videographer / Filmmaker with 10 years of experience
  • Keen Travel Photographer
Jack - Sales Consultant

Jack

Sales Consultant

  • Cinematographer
  • Shoots short film/documentary
  • Panasonic user
Tremayne - Sales Consultant

Tremayne

Sales Consultant

  • Panasonic user
  • 5 years’ experience as a videographer for fashion brand, music videos and live events
  • Fashion model for sports brands (JD,Footlocker etc)
  • Bronze Steadicam certification holder
Patryk - Sales Consultant

Patryk

Sales Consultant

  • 4 years experience in film photography
  • Olympus user
  • Portrait specialist
  • Experienced film developer