Sunday, October 9th | 9AM to 4PM
Join the crew from Mike’s Camera at Sacramento Zoo to test drive the latest cameras, lenses and photography accessories in a beautiful setting with amazing animals. Enjoy using the FREE gear while you wander throughout the Zoo and capture your best shots of the local inhabitants.
Try the most exciting new cameras, lenses and accessories from leading camera manufacturers including Canon, Fujifilm, Nikon, Olympus, Panasonic, Sony, Tamron lenses, Manfrotto tripods, and ProMaster accessories.
Whether you’re thinking of changing your camera or have your eye on a lens you’ve been hoping to try out, you’ll have a unique opportunity to try out all sorts of gear and capture some spectacular photographs of the wild and wonderful residents of Sacramento Zoo. Best of all, all demo loaner gear for the test drive is FREE! Our Zoo Demo Days are fun for kids and grown-ups alike.
Be sure to look for the roving Mike’s Camera Picture Point locations where the crew from Mike’s Camera will have professional telephoto lenses setup and ready to photograph for those really close-up shots. Our crew will also be available to assist you with your photography questions and provide tips for capturing the best shots during your visit.
Don’t miss this fun, picture-perfect wild day at Sacramento Zoo!
Date & Time
Sunday, October 9th, 2016
9:00AM – 4:00PM
The photos you take with the loaned equipment are yours to keep! Bring your own SD card (CF for some flagship Canon & Nikon models) to use in the cameras to store your files. If you forget to bring a memory card, you can borrow one, and a CD containing your photos will be burned for you before you leave.
The Fine Print
A valid Credit Card & Driver’s License is required to check-out gear and will be kept on file until return of equipment. Test Drive Loaner gear is FREE. Restrictions apply. Look for the Mike’s Camera Tents at Sacramento Zoo at the day of the event or stop by any of Mike’s Camera stores for more details.
Although registration is not necessary, standard Sacramento Zoo admission fees apply.
Gear is provided on a first come first served basis, so get there early for best selection. All gear must be returned by 4:00PM. Gear is rented out in 1 hour increments throughout the day. If there is no current wait line for the equipment you checked out, you may take it out for another hour or pick out a different piece of equipment.