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Welcome To D H James Limited

D H James is one of Somerset's leading suppliers of photographic equipment including digital cameras, tripods, camera cases and other photographic accessories. At our shop in Wells we provide photographic services that includes digital printing, film processing, canvas prints, acrylic prints, personalised balloons, personalised cards, photo collages, transfer to dvd and much more.

We specialise in Standard sized and tailor made custom picture frames. With the invention of our online framing wizard on our sister website Somerset we have expanded quickly, producing bespoke handmade frames for individual orders and large scale orders for businesses. Our team of picture framers are now able to produce most types of picture and photo frames from standard sizes, to almost any made to measure frame.

Why not enjoy a great day out in Wells and drop in to see us? We are only a stones throw away from the majestic Wells Cathedral.




Our extensive range of digital cameras includes digital SLR's, Compacts, Compact System Cameras (CSC’s), highbridges, waterproof and drop proof cameras. Specialising in Canon and Nikon our prices are checked on a regular basis to ensure a cmnpetative price.


Find the right lens for your digital SLR’s and Compact system cameras (CSC). We stock a large range of lenses specialising in Canon and Nikon. However we are able to obtain any lens from Olyumpus, Pentax, Panasonic and many more on request.


Our full range of optics start at everyday Optricon binoculars right up to premium quality Swarovski  binoculars. D H James also stocks a large range of Hawke spotting scopes, night vision and astronomical scopes from bands like Celestron, Hama and Nikon.

Second Hand

We carry a range of second hand products that are supported with our guarantee. Second hand items are sold on a first come first serve basis so we are always looking to update our stock range. We either accept part-exchange or buy cameras and equipment outright.


Video Transfer

We have been transferring video for the last thrty years. We take great pride in looking after your familys Cine, VHS, Hi-8, DV tapes and transfering them to DVD, Blueray, Iphone, I pad and many more. We offer a high quality service at a competitive price.

Digital Printing

We have the latest printing equipment for all of your printing needs. We can cater for one to a thousand 6” x 4”’s and up to a 60" enlargement (152cm). Prints can be sent via our web site or completed instore using our photo kiosks for an instant service.

Picture Framing

D H James specialise in making custom picture frames and multi apature picture mounts using our online framing wizard. We also sell ready made silver plated and standard size picture frames, delivered to your door or collected in store at very competitive prices.

Photo Gifts

We stock a large range of high quality photogifts ranging from custom canvas prints, mugs, photobooks, cards, mousemats, placemats and many more. These services can be easily ordered from your home by using our online software.