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Helix Camera

(Now Closed)
Camera Store
Near West Side, Chicago
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  • Valerie M.
    Valerie MarosDecember 13, 2015
    Helix is alive and well in Itasca, Illinois at 100 N Walnut Street! New retail store and studio for rent as well. Photo classes are back too! Check it out 312-421-6000
  • m m.
    m mahoneyOctober 20, 2015
    Helix is still alive! They relocated approx. 20 minutes west of downtown Chicago in Itasca, IL.
  • Helix C.
    Helix CameraMarch 28, 2013
    Final sale this weekend. 3/29 & 3/30 9am - 5pm. Sale on 3rd floor. Save 50% off the already discounted tags. Everything priced to move. Free parking. Stop in one last time. Read more
  • Helix C.
    Helix CameraMarch 13, 2013
    Helix Garage Sale this weekend 3/15 & 3/16. 9am - 5pm both days. 3rd floor. Read more
  • Helix C.
    Helix CameraFebruary 20, 2013
    This is our last week. We close on Saturday February 23rd at 5:00. Please stop in one last time. Still have some great deals starting at 90% off. Thanks for the many years of support and friendship. Read more
  • Helix C.
    Helix CameraFebruary 8, 2013
    Our discounts have increased up to 80% on many items. We won't be here much longer, so stop in soon if you can. Read more
  • Helix C.
    Helix CameraJanuary 25, 2013
    Our Final Weeks! The discounts are up to 60% off. Everything must go. That includes desks, cabinets, office equipment etc. Stop in to see what's left. Read more
  • Helix C.
    Helix CameraJanuary 17, 2013
    Going out of business sale continues with up to 50% off some of your favorite photo products. Read more
  • Helix C.
    Helix CameraJanuary 4, 2013
    Helix Going Out of Business Sale starts today 1/4/13. Stop in early for the best selection. Free Parking. Read more
  • Helix C.
    Helix CameraJanuary 4, 2013
    After almost fifty years of serving the photographic community, it is time for us to close our doors. Stop om today for a great deal. Read more
  • Helix C.
    Helix CameraNovember 30, 2012
    More great discounts this weekend 11/30 & 12/01, 9am - 5pm both days. Save 50% on all used photo equipment. Plus many more in-store discounts. Free parking. Read more
  • Helix C.
    Helix CameraNovember 14, 2012
    Lots of big discounts this weekend 11/16 & 11/17, 9am - 5pm both days. Save 35% on all used photo equipment. Many in-store discounts. Free parking.
  • Helix C.
    Helix CameraSeptember 6, 2012
    Helix Garage Sale this weekend 9/7/12 & 9/8/12 9:00 am - 5:00 pm Great deals on all your photo needs, plus exciting extras found in the Helix "Garage".Free Parking.
  • Helix C.
    Helix CameraAugust 22, 2012
    The Helix 49th Anniversary Sale starts tomorrow, August 23rd and runs through Monday August 27th. Save 10-50% on photo essentials. Many in store rebates. 9-5 each day. Free Parking. Read more
  • Helix C.
    Helix CameraJune 8, 2012
    Multi_Brand Trade In Event June 15th& 16th
  • Helix C.
    Helix CameraMay 11, 2012
    Save 30% off tagged prices on all Used Equipment. May 18th & 19th from 9-5 both days. Free parking. Get here early for the best pickings.
  • Helix C.
    Helix CameraApril 20, 2012
    April 21st - 28th. We're clearing out the old stock to bring in more new merchandise.The more you buy, the less we have to count. Everybody wins.
  • Helix C.
    Helix CameraApril 10, 2012
    The ABC's of Photo Organization. Learn how to organize a lifetime of family photos. It being held at Helix Camera on April 17th @ 6:30. More info at:
  • Helix C.
    Helix CameraFebruary 21, 2012
    Used Photo Equipment Sale March 2nd & 3rd. 9-5 Biggest discounts ever! And, as always, free parking.
  • Aaron S.
    Aaron SDecember 20, 2011
    Lens rentals!
  • Maureen
    MaureenMarch 23, 2011
    Been here 50+ times
    Call before picking up prints. They say next day, but it doesn't usually happen. Patience is a virtue.
  • Erik S.
    Erik SpakSeptember 11, 2010
    A faded memory of its former glory. Prices are better at Central Camera and at Calumet Photo. The selection thins year after year.
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