Parker's Photographic – Cameras & lenses, Passport Photos, Film Develop & Process, Studio & Darkroom Hire – Southampton


Studio Hire

There are two photographic studios available to hire, upstairs at our shop. They are both a good size for family or individual portrait sessions, fashion or product shoots and more.

There is a changing room, and the studios are fully equipped with lighting, backdrops and fast fibre broadband.

Our studio hire costs £20 per hour.

You can now book our studios online

If you need any help booking or have questions, please contact us

Studio 2

Most commonly used for family or individual portraits, with plenty of space and good lighting.


  • 3 backdrops – white, black or red
  • 4 Bowens lights
  • 2 soft box
  • 2 barn doors
  • Range of colour gel light filters


  • 4.8 metres (15.75 ft)
  • 4.57 metres (51 ft

Studio 3

Located on the second floor, with a range of backdrops and wall textures, making it a great environment for creativity!

Lighting options

  • 2 Elinchrom lights
  • 2 Multiblitz lights
  • Soft box
  • Snoot
  • 2 Umbrellas
  • Beauty Disk


  • Length: 5 metres (16.4 ft)
  • Width: 4.80 metres (15.75 ft)

The Studios and facilities

We supply

  • Lighting
  • Flash trigger
  • Backdrops
  • Wi-Fi (Fibre broadband)
  • Changing room

Please bring

  • Camera
  • SD card(s)
  • Photographer (unless you are one!)