What are the hire terms and conditions?

- Terms & Conditions can be found here.

 

What is included in the studio hire?

Generally the following is the basic studio setup included in the hire fee:

1x Studio Space with White Vinyl Backdrop
1x Use of Café reception area and Toilets
1x Use of changing room facilities 
4x Wireless Flash Lights + Umbrellas
2x Continuous Lighting + Softboxes
2x Wireless Hotshoe Triggers
Computer and Internet Access

 

What make is the equipment?

Generally the basic studio kit provided is Interfit, we also have Bowens and Elinchrom equipment available at additional hire cost.

 

When can I shoot?

In theory we can provide studio hire 24/7! Contact us and see what can be done.

 

Disabled Access?

In theory we can provide studio hire 24/7! Contact us and see what can be done.

 

Parking?

We have a large secure car park with ample parking at all times.


How large is the studio?

The studio space including the changing room has a total area of 63 Sq M / 678 Sq F

 

Do you provide a Green Screen?

We can provide a green screen setup for a small additional fee, please contact us for details.

 

How big is the white backdrop?

The backdrop provided is around 5.5m wide with a 4m drop and 4m train. Its it composed

 

What is provided changing room wise?

A large changing room is provided with clothes rail, illuminated mirror, makeup chairs and lockers for use during shoots for photographers/models valuables if required.

 

Toilets? Showers?

There are separate male and female toilets within the Cafe area. A wet room shower facility can be made available with notice if required.

 

Props? Chairs? Clothing?

Studio hire by default does not include any props and associated items for use in shoots

 

Cafe Area?

The cafe provides a range of drinks for purchase and you are welcome to bring your own food and drinks along. We enforce that food is not consumed in the studio area but drinks are fine.

 

Internet Access?

The studio has a super-fast leased line internet connection with a 100mbit up and down connection.

 

What computers are available ?

The editing suite is complete with two powerful PC systems, dual monitors including High Definition 32" screens. The systems include Abode Creative Suite for all your Photoshop needs and Adobe Lightroom. We have the equipment in place to shoot using Canon 5D MK2 cameras over wireless, shooting straight into Lightroom - check out our hire options for this.

For the really creative types, we also have midi based controllers for Lightroom, shifting setting using wheels and nobs!


Is the studio on the ground floor?

No, the studio is situated upstairs accesses via a stairwell and standard sized doors


What access is there to the studio?

-Single access door via main cafe area with the studio situated upstairs.



Is VAT charged on Studio Hire?

Currently there is no VAT chargeable on the studio hire.



Is there advertising on branding in the studio?

No, we do not advertise studio rental or photography services within the studio area, this enables you to use the studio as if it were you own and clients will know no different.

 

CCTV?

Yes there is CCTV within the studio space and throughout the building, this is recorded and deleted after studio hire. We understand this may cause some concern when shooting models but is provided for security and safety of photographers, staff and models.