Welcome to Studio 5

About Us

A quality and affordable, budget portrait and eCommerce photography studio for hire in central Manchester.

We’re located just off the city centre ring road with great access to Manchester city centre.

Studio Equipment

Our studio is clean and well equipped, with the following:

  • 3.6m wide by 8.7m long studio
  • x2 Bowens 500w flash heads with wireless trigger
  • x2 Bi-color dimmable LED continuous studio lights for film or photography (3200 to 5600K)
  • A selection of other lights including coloured LED tubes
  • 3m photography stand with a selection of 2.7m wide Colorama paper backdrops*
  • 3×3 meter fabric green screen
  • A selection of diffusers, reflectors and coloured gels
  • Polyboards and stands
  • A selection of stands and grips
  • Table with lighted mirror
  • Seating area with tea, coffee, water and biscuits
  • WiFi
  • Bluetooth speaker

*2.7m wide black or white Colorama paper included free with the session, other colours and sizes are available for £10 each per session.

Prices

Hire the studio

If you’re a portrait or eCommerce photographer you can book our Manchester studio with full use of all equipment. Book online today.

  • £25 per hour, minimum booking is 2 hours.
  • £100 for a 4 hour session
  • £150 for an 8 hour session

We have an in-house photographer and videographer, please contact us if you require any support with your shoot.

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Contact Us

You can book online, or If you would like to contact us, please call Alex or Rachel on 07515 705443 or email contact@studio-5-creative.com.

Find Us

Studio5 is situated on the 4th floor of Manchester’s Universal Buildings in Ardwick, just off the inner city ring road.

Getting Here

Studio 5 is a 15-minute walk from Manchester Piccadilly train station or a 5-minute Taxi.

From Ardwick station, it’s a 2-minute walk to the studio.

From M60:

From Leeds exit the M60 at Junction 12 and drive 10 minutes to the studio.

From Liverpool exit via the M602 to the Mancunian Way which is minutes from the studio.

The studio has a goods in entrance and a large heavy goods lift up-to-the 4th floor if bringing equipment.

Parking is available behind the building at £4.00 per day. Free on-street parking is available on a first-served basis nearby but it does get busy.

4th Floor, Universal Building, 37-49 Devonshire St N, Manchester M12 6JR

You can book online, or If you would like to contact us, please call Alex or Rachel on 07515 705443 or email contact@studio-5-creative.com.