Voigtlander R3M rangefinder
Minolta Hi-Matic 7SII
Pentax K1000 SLR fim camera

Photography Gear for sale

Terms of trade

Olympus - 35 SP rangefinder
Canon Canonet 45 F1.9 rangefinder

Photography Gear for sale - terms of trade

Please read these terms of trade before ordering.


     Our pre-loved photography gear is:

  • Guaranteed to be working condition. We do not offer any equipment which has mechanical or electronic problems rendering the item unusable, or lenses which display signs of fungus growth or clouding.

  • We only offer brands we are familiar with and have confidence in their integrity.

  • Our simple grading system is: A+ (9/10) = pre-owned near new;   A (7/10)= minor signs of use (small rubbing or abrasion),  A- (5/10)= obvious use but no knocks or dents

  • Lenses of all grades are clear with no fungus or optical damage.

  • Film chamber light seals and SLR mirror cushions are always replaced. This process may slightly delay dispatch of your camera as new seals take 24 hours to settle.

  • We certify that all equipment offered is the property of A.B. Donald Ltd at time of sale and has been used or tested by us.

  • Pictures of our photography gear on offer are always of the actual item for sale.

  • We are unable to ship camera batteries Internationally.



     Payment and refund policy:

  • We use the International secure PayPal system to process on-line payments.

  • Customers may use their PayPal account or a credit card.

  • Cash and bank transfer are also acceptable.

  • We only ship to a confirmed PayPal address.

  • Orders may be collected from our Auckland premises by pre-arrangement .Freight and insurance charges do not apply.

  • We are unable to undervalue items for International sale.

  • New Zealand purchases are 15% GST inclusive , International purchases are zero rated for GST.

  • Indent orders require 40% deposit with balance payable on delivery. Corona virus freighting shortage may delay delivery.

  • All orders are freight and insurance extra.

  • An order may be cancelled for a full refund at anytime prior to shipping or printing.

  • We usually dispatch within 1 business day of order receipt and payment. Subject to light seal replacement (see above).

  • Peace of mind returns policy - please read.

  • Any transit damage must be claimed from the carrier.

  • Claims for loss in outward transit must be notified to us in reasonable time allowing for transit norms.



     Purchasing a photo from my Art Store? – things you should know

  • Read our royalty free license agreement here.

  • ABD watermark is not embedded on purchased images.

  • Download pricing: web ready NZ$9.50. Jpeg print file NZ$14.50

  • If your requirement is for either a web ready image or a jpeg print file you can download directly from the relevant gallery.

  • If your requirement is for a high resolution tiff file for large size printing please contact us here. Print quality tiff files are a minimum of 25mb (colour) and 10mb (black&white) priced at NZ$20 per file. Contact us here to order tiff files.

  • Tiff files are delivered via FTP transfer to your nominated PayPal email address within 1 day of payment being received.

  • Our black & white galleries are originally shot on film (Ilford or Kodak) and are not photoshop converted colour images.

  • Inhouse prints (A3, A4) are available. These are printed on A grade art papers using Canon pigment inks. The cost for prints is; A3 NZ$9.75, A4 NZ$7.50. Prints are mailed in postal approved tubes.

  • We will invoice via Paypal for image cost + printing and postage.

  • Dispatch of prints to your confirmed PayPal address, in postal approved mailing tube, is within 24 hours after payment is received.