Multi-use creative space available for rental for photography and Video filming in Stockport, Manchester. Probably more natural light than any other Studio in the North ! Based in a old cotton mill, imagine a Warehouse Apartment meets Old Russian ballet School!. Numerous backdrops and modern feature walls, floors and floating walls (Flats).. Lots of props. Huge infinity cove with overhead light track system and Profoto Lighting ! Modern heated make up room/ changing area, lounge and a Kitchen. Clothes rails, steamer, Iron, etc all provided for your convenience. Please note that Video and Stills of a Pornographic nature are not permitted in the Studio, if you are unsure please ask.
Hallam Mill Studio, situated in units 3A and 3B on the third floor, first opened its doors in 2010.. Studio 1 is approx 3000 sq ft and has huge windows allowing lots of gorgeous natural light, props galore, sets and set build by request, original sanded wooden floors, plus modern grey painted floor. many original features, complimented with lots of lighting equipment and various backdrops.
Studio 2 has a huge new infinity cove with a overhead light track system. with 2 Profoto D1's Distance from each wall edge back to the centre curve is 16ft and it is 12ft tall !
There is also a modern makeup room/changing room, Kitchen and all the essentials that you are likely to need on a shoot.
COMMERCIAL RENTAL for one Studio is only £220 FOR 8 HRS - discounts may be available for Students / hobbyists / non commercial shoots
WHY NOT LET ME SHOOT YOUR PRODUCTS. FEEL FREE TO DISCUSS THE VARIOUS STYLES I CAN OFFER - From only £350 all inclusive per day !
I also provide various photography services including product photography, fashion, lookbook, e-commerce, model portfolio, headshots etc. Please feel free to drop me an email firstname.lastname@example.org or call me on 07973 346207 to discuss your requirements.
What is included in the rental price -
My assistance and advise when necessary.
Large modern heated make up room changing area / lounge area (Complete with steamer, iron, clothes rails ). Background options in Studio 1 include Manfrotto Paper backdrop support system with a large variety of 3m paper rolls. (Soiled Paper may be charged at cost) Large Black Velvet backdrop. Various vintage canvas backdrops, 3m high x 5m wide plastered 'White wall'
In Studio Kitchen - Complete with microwave, kettle, electric oven with grill, fridge, plates and cutlery (Complimentary beverages )
Set builds in Studio 1 which include a modern Bathroom / Wet room set with functioning hot shower. Period room set with a panelled wall. Boudoir Set. (Please enquire if looking for something specific as these sets are always changing)
Lighting equipment includes 2 Profoto D1's, Numerous Bowens flash heads (3 x 1000w, 3 x 500w +) with a extensive range of modifiers., 2 x Constant light (daylight bulbs), 2 x Red Heads, 1 x Theatre Fresnel light. (Plus more)
The studio has a vast array of large and small props
All the clamps, clips, and whatnots that have been acquired since 2010 to help most shoots run smoothly!
Plenty of car parking space. I am conveniently located just off the Main A6 which runs through Stockport close to the M60 Motorway junctions.
Stockport station is probably a good 20 minutes walk away or 5-minute bus ride. The smaller Davenport Station is a 10-minute walk away.
The Studio is wheelchair accessible via a passenger lift.
Available 24/7 by appointment. for all levels of Photographers, from commercial to a beginner. Coaching and assistance available.
HALLAM MILL STUDIO HAS PUBLIC LIABILITY INSURANCE WITH A LIMIT OF INDEMNITY OF £2,000,000