Dorset Photographic Hire

Local photographic studio and equipment rental. Professional commercial and portrait studio available for hire.


Conveniently located with good parking and easy access to a mainline railway station. If you have an in house photographer but not the space to shoot bigger projects.


Photographers who shoot mostly on location who need a studio occasionally. Amateurs and semi pros are all welcome. Skilled assistance is available. Tuition in most types of photography available.


The Studio is 1500 sq ft with a 4 metre by 6 metre infinity cove.. The rental floor is self-contained, so you will not be disturbed. Included are  backgrounds and full lighting kit which includes 6 bowens 500's with triggers many different modifiers and a very large softbox light.. Wi-Fi, changing facilities and kitchen.

£25 Per Hour( 2 hour Minimum) ,£75 per half day,£120 per day inclusive.

Evening sessions are available at 4 hours for £75


"Eye in the sky” Overhead shooting setup, for stills or video. Complete with lighting, camera and the tethered computer. £300 per day. This is perfect for laying out your products flat on the ground. The camera is shooting through the floor of the studio above and controlled by a mac computer right next to the set up. Overhead shots have never been so easy.


Other rental equipment.

'invisible" Mannequins- £25 per day

Bowens location kit with travel pak and radio trigger-£70 per day

2 * Pocket Wizard trigger set -£10 per day

Nikon Lenses

100mm macro-£25 per day

Tilt shift-£30 per day

20 to 70 mm-£25 per day

70 to 200mm£25 per day

Clothing steamer-£10 per Day

Wind machine-£20 per Day

Smoke machine-£15 per Day plus fluid

Bowens ring flash-£55 per Day

Lastolite Highlite background-£50 per day

Large lastolite cubelite with shooting table-£50 per Day 


Dorset Photo Studio was formerly known as The Old Bakery Studio in Upton and is now run from better and larger facilities here in Holton Heath and rebranded as Dorset Photo Studio.  It is staffed by a current working professional photographer with 30 experience in the industry.