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
Open for click & collect

Wex Photo Video Manchester Map

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.

Stores in England, Glasgow and Belfast are able to offer limited services 

Update: From Wednesday 2nd December, Wex Photo Video stores in England will be reopening to provide a full service.

While our stores in Belfast and Glasgow as well as across England must be closed, we are still able to offer a click-and-collect service. Just order online or give us a call, then pick up your gear at the store1.

Alongside click-and-collect, we are still operating an in-store trade-in service as well as offering Rental collections. For more information on how to trade in your equipment, please contact out trade-in team.

When visiting during lockdown, please be aware of the following measures:

Safe collection

We will ensure there is minimal contact between customers and staff when transferring goods.

Remain in your car

If you prefer, you can remain in your car when collecting your goods. Just give us a call with your order details and vehicle registration, then we will bring your gear straight to you - we can even place the item directly in your boot to avoid contact.

Belfast - by appointment only

In order to visit the Belfast store for a collection you must first arrange an appointment with the store by phone or email. 

Available services

  England & Glasgow Northern Ireland Edinburgh
1 to 1 Sales
Click and Collect
1 1
Rental Collection
1 1
Repair Drop-off
2 2
Sensor Cleaning
Trade-in Drop-off
3 3
Camera Setup
Ordering by Phone or Email
4 4
  1. Only travel to the store when you have confirmation that your order or rental is ready for collection. Bring valid ID or your payment card and present it when collecting. In Belast, you must have an appointment. 
  2. Only travel to the store with your item for Fixation drop-off when you have contacted the store to arrange the repair in advance. In Belast, you must have an appointment. 
  3. Only travel to the store when you have filled in the online trade-in form and have arranged the trade-in. Only bring with you the items on your trade-in order, we will not be able to accept any additional items. In Belast, you must have an appointment. 
  4. Returns must be pre-arranged with either the store or our online team. In Belast, you must have an appointment. 

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


Store Manager

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


Assistant Manager

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


Sales Consultant

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


Rental Associate

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


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


Sales Consultant

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


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


Sales Consultant

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