about the studio

Arch 1 Photography Studio is located in the heart of Hackney in East London under the railway arches beside London Fields. Arch 1 Photography Studio is situated only 10 minutes by train from London’s Liverpool Street station, near Hackney, Shoreditch, Dalston, Hoxton and the popular Broadway market.

Arch 1 Photography Studio provides a great East London location for photography, film and creative uses. The floor is fully sprung for dancers and there is a dressing room with large make-up mirror. All photography equipment listed is included in the hire price.

studio dimensions

photography studio

6.23 m wide x 7.48 m deep x 5.36 m high
The front of the photography studio height is 2.58 m due to the mezzanine.

dressing room

2.39 m wide x 2.20 m deep

studio facilities

  • 10 x 13 amp sockets
  • High speed broadband internet
  • 4 x Poly Boards
  • 1 x Backdrop system for Colorama
  • 1 x Bowens wind machine
  • 1 x Mobile boom with weight
  • Ground floor step free access
  • Large concertina style doors for easy access
  • Dressing room with large mirror and make up lights
  • Clothes rail
  • Ironing board and iron
  • Lounge area including armchairs, fridge, tea and coffee making facilities

studio hire

Arch 1 Photography Studio is available for Video and Photography hire at the following rates:

  • Full Day: £175 + VAT - 9am - 6pm
  • Half Day: £125 + VAT - 9am - 1pm or 2pm - 6pm
If you need to stay longer then that's fine as long as no-one else is booked into the photography studio. We charge £30 an hour for overtime.

For Event and Activity hire please contact us for more information.

equipment hire

If you require other photography equipment we can arrange hire as long as we have sufficient notice. Costs for other hire will need to be agreed prior to your booking. Photography equipment cannot be taken offsite. We will do our best to provide you with any photography equipment you require but cannot guarantee availability.

Download a pdf of the photography studio floorplan here

studio location

Arch 1 Photography Studio is located in the Fieldworks complex under the railway arches off Martello Street near London Fields in Hackney, East London.

Arch 1:Photoraphy Studio
ARCH 1
47 - 51 Martello Street
Hackney
London E8 3QW

+44 (0)7788 564065

directions

Nearest Stations are London Fields (2 minute walk) and Hackney Central (5 minute walk)

Nearest Tube is Bethnal Green (Central Line). From here you can get any of the following buses to Hackney Central: 254, 106

There is no long-term parking at the studio however you can temporarily park outside the studio for loading / unloading. Entry to the studio is via Martello Street just before the railway bridge.

Booking Deposit

To confirm your photography studio date and time you will need to make an upfront payment of 100% of the full booking fee. Photography equipment hire will require a holding deposit for accidents or damage.

Cancellations & Changes

If you cancel a booking within 48 hours we retain 50% of the full fee. You may be able to change the booking date, please call us to check.

Payment

We only accept payment by cash or bank transfer. Breakages or damage will be payable at the end of the photo shoot. The person making the booking is responsible for any damages.

Damages

The client is liable for any damage made to the fabric of the building, fixtures & fittings, furniture, appliances or photography equipment hired or supplied either by Arch 1 Photography Studio or one of its affiliates throughout the duration of the booking, unless caused by a member of Arch 1 Photography Studio staff. The value of charges will be set to cover the full cost of repair or replacement as appropriate. General cleaning charges and repainting of the floor are included with the studio hire charge. If the studio is left by the client in such a condition as to require further or specialized cleaning, additional charges may be incurred.

Public Liability

All parties using the photography studio must be covered by their own public liability insurance. Please note that Arch 1 Photography Studio will not be held responsible or liable for any accident caused by the hirer, their staff, team or clients whilst using the photography studio or photography equipment.

Download a pdf of these terms here

What's included in the photo studio hire?

Wifi broadband internet, 4 x Poly Boards, Backdrop system for Colorama, Bowens wind machine, Mobile boom with weight, dressing room, ironing board and iron and lounge area with tea and coffee.

Is lighting included in the photo studio hire?

No, however we do stock some lighting that can be hired on request.

Can I have my gear delivered to the studio the day before and collect it a day later?

As long as the studio is not already being used for another shoot then we are happy to accomodate your delivery needs.

What's the nearest Station to the studio?

Nearest Stations are London Fields (2 minute walk) and Hackney Central (5 minute walk), Nearest Tube is Bethnal Green (Central Line). From here you can get any of the following buses to Hackney Central: 254, 106.

Can I park at the photo studio?

There is no long-term parking outside the studio however you can temporarily park outside for loading / unloading.

Are there outside spaces I can shoot in at the Studio?

Yes! The studio is located right in the center of Hackney. There are many trendy East London spots nearby.

book the studio

If you are interested in booking arch 1 photography studio then please complete the form to the right or contact us using the following details:

Arch 1:Photography Studio
ARCH 1
47 - 51 Martello Street
Hackney
London E8 3QW

+44 (0)7788 564065

info@arch1studio.com

 

 

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    Photographed by Johan Persson at Arch 1 Photography Studio
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    Photographed by Johan Persson at Arch 1 Photography Studio
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    Photographed by Johan Persson at Arch 1 Photography Studio