Find a photography studio in south London
In search of the ideal photography studio in South London, but not sure where to start? Here at Tutti, we can guide you through finding the perfect South London photographic studio for your needs and budget.
Whether you want to shoot fashion, food, products or portraiture, there is a studio for everyone in South London. Browse our site for options from Clapham and Peckham to Brixton and Wandsworth, or search your nearest convenient tube station such as Waterloo or Wimbledon, and hire your next photo studio with ease.
Why hire a photography studio in South London?
Located south of the river Thames, South London is made up of eleven boroughs, each with its own unique style. You have the buzzing cultural and arts hub along the South Bank and the picturesque villages of Greenwich and Dulwich.
Within each borough are a plethora of photo studios to choose from, whether you’re looking for a specific aesthetic or a blank backdrop. Under London’s famous railway arches for example, you’ll find unique photo studios like Arch studio next to Brixton station, and if you want total lighting and design control there are modern facilities like the fully-equipped Green screen and blackout studios near Surrey Quays in Lewisham.
Checklist for hiring a South London photo studio
Do you require a parking space? Using Tutti’s advanced search tool you can filter the studios by free or paid parking to ensure you will have a carpark space available. Each listing also shows you the local transport options including the closest tube lines and bus routes.
What props do you need? Some photo studio hire fees include props and it’s a good idea to check whether you can move these existing props around to use them in your shoot.
What lighting equipment do you need? Often basic lighting equipment like umbrellas and softboxes are included in the hire fee but if lights are chargeable, you’ll want to check how much they will cost so you can factor this into your budget.
How much space will you require? This will depend on how large your team is. Make sure there is a break area and a kitchen/refreshment making facilities available for them. If you have models you’ll need to make sure you have a changing room/hair & beauty station.
What are your background options? Once you’ve decided on the style and colour themes for your shoot, you’ll need to ensure there is a good variety of background textures and coloured backdrops available at the photo studio to suit.
What are your power requirements? Under general information on each studio page listing you can check whether single or three-phase power is available.
Frequently Asked Questions
How much should I budget to hire a photo studio in South London?
You will find a wide range of studios for hire for every budget in South London. You can narrow your search by using Tutti’s advanced search options and filtering by price. Studios in South London mostly charge by the day or half-day with the majority of prices falling between 250 and 1500 per day.
Can I hire a professional photographer or assistant?
Some photo studios in South London offer the option of hiring professionals at an additional cost. You can either message the host or ask them the question when you submit a booking request to discover if it’s something they can offer you and how much it might cost.
Can I view the space before I book it?
Yes, you generally can view the photo studio in person before your shoot. If you would like to see the venue, please message the host to confirm this is possible and arrange a suitable time.
Is South London a good place to hire a photo studio?
Yes - whatever your production needs, South London has a photo studio for you. When browsing your options on Tutti you will find both large-scale studios for commercial projects and small boutique studios catering to individuals.
What is typically included in the hire price of a South London photographic studio?
Most photo studios in South London will include basic photo equipment in the hire fee, such as camera stands, softboxes, poly boards, coloramas and reflectors. There will also usually be core facilities such as a kitchen, storage space and changing room. If you have specific requirements please remember to message the host and if they do provide additional equipment, check whether there is any additional charge.
How long can I hire a photo studio for?
It’s common for people to hire studios for a day, so the majority of South London-based studios charge by the day or half-day. But the choice is up to you, and if you use Tutti’s enquiry form you can request multiple dates for a location.
Does the photo studio have A/C and/or heating?
If you require temperature control such as air conditioning or central heating or if you want windows that open to allow fresh air, you can use Tutti’s advanced search tool to filter on one or more of these options.