Find a photography studio in east London
In search of the ideal photography studio in East London, but not sure where to start? Here at Tutti, we can guide you through finding the perfect East London photographic studio for your needs and your budget.
Whether your subject is fashion, food, products or portraiture, our wide range of East London studios has you covered. Browse our site for options from Stratford and Hackney Wick to Dalston and Whitechapel, or search your nearest convenient tube station such as Mile End or Liverpool Street, and hire your next photo studio with ease.
Top photo studios in east London
Why hire a photography studio in East London?
The East End is often known for its colourful graffiti art, relaxed canal-side eateries and trendy converted warehouse apartments. Its creative atmosphere attracts artists of all types, so it makes sense that East London is home to so many state-of-the-art photography studios.
Once you have an idea as to what look your photoshoot concept requires, then you can narrow your search down to either a specific aesthetic or a simple backdrop. Your options include stylish studios along the canal like The Heath in Hackney Wick, former industrial warehouses like Brick Lane Studio near Shoreditch High Street station, and elegant, spacious venues like Kora Photo Studio in Limehouse.
Checklist for hiring an East 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 car park 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.
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Frequently Asked Questions
How much should I budget to hire a photo studio in East London?
Tutti offers a wide range of studios for hire for every budget. You can narrow your search by using the advanced search options and filtering by price. Most studios in East London 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 east 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 see if this is something they can offer as part of your hire, along with indications on costs.
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.
Are East London photography studios well connected by public transport?
East London is mainly connected via the overground and DLR network, plus a number of bus routes. For each space on Tutti you can check the listing details to see what public transport options are available nearby, and click the “Plan my journey” button to find your quickest route.
What is typically included in the hire price of an East London photographic studio?
Most photo studios in East 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.
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 East London a good place to hire a photo studio?
Definitely. East London is a great choice as it offers some very affordable studio options as well as unique venues thanks to the number of renovated warehouses and factory buildings, full of character and history.