Rates

All prices below are on a daily basis and are quoted ex-VAT, which will be added to the invoice .

Studio hire

When you hire our studio you also get use of the shared kitchen and breakout area, a first floor production desk, the dressing/make-up room plus our canal-side garden.

We also provide soft drinks (in the drinks fridge), tea/coffee, use of wireless broadband, iron/ironing board and a reception area for contributors/talent all within the price.

A 'full day' consists of 9 hours from 9am to 6pm. A 'half day' consists of no more than 4 hours that commences not later than 9am or 2pm. For full terms and conditions of hire (which must be accepted prior to use) please click here.

                       Full Day (9am to 6pm)    Half Day (4 hours - am or pm)  

Studio 1 - Exposed brick/Dry hire£550£400

Studio 2 - Green Screen/Dry Hire£680£480

For a studio hire with the studio dressed in white or black drapes, please add £25 to the prices above. For the addition of a black or white floor, please add an additional £15.

Please note that 'pre-lit green screen' consists of 4 x Kino Flo 4ft 2Bank Systems with tungsten or daylight tubes hung from lighting grid as background fill. Specific lighting of foreground subjects is not included but can be hired.

Overtime

Overtime is considered for all hours before 9am and after 6pm, and for any period longer than the 9 or 4 hour sessions stated above.

Planned overtime  (p/h)* £75 

Unplanned overtime  (p/h)** £105

* By prior arrangement based on estimated time of leaving the studio given before the day of the shoot
** At the end of the booked studio time, 45 minutes will be given to all hirers at the standard overtime rate of 75 per hour. After this time the rate will raise to the unplanned rate of £105 per hour.

Additional studio services

Printing - Up to 30 prints or copies included in the hire price. Over 30 copies - 25p per copy or print

Coloramas - 8 foot photographic paper coloramas with stands are available in White, Black and Chromakey Green - £10 each

Electricity - All lights up to and including 1KW - included in hire price. All lights over 1KW - £20 per light electricity charge

Equipment hire

All equipment hire is for use within the studio only

Cameras and Lenses

Canon C300 Mark I with 24-70mm zoom lens & Sachtler Video 18 tripod - £140

Canon 5D Mark III with 24-70mm zoom lens & Manfrotto 504/546 tripod - £90

Canon EF 16-35mm f/2.8L II USM lens - £25

Canon EF 100-400mm f/4.5-5.6L IS II USM lens - £30

Canon EF 50mm f/2.5 Compact Macro lens - £10

Canon EF Extender 2x II - £10

Carl Zeiss Sonnar 135mm f/2.8 lens with EF mount - £15

Carl Zeiss Planar 50mm f/1.7 lens with EF mount - £12.50

Canon EF lens kit - All of the above lenses - £50

Monitors/Recorders

Sony LMD-A170 17" HD studio monitor and Doughty G203101 Pee Wee stand - £60

Atomos Samurai Blade 10-bit HD-SDI Recorder/5" HD Monitor with 2 x 256GB SSD - £27.50

Vision Mixers

Datavideo HS-2200 HD (6 x HD-SDI, 2 x HDMI) vision mixer with in-built monitor, intercom & tally - £150

Flags

Matthews 18" x 24" Flag and C-Stand - £2.50

Matthews 24" x 36" Flag and C-Stand - £2.50

1" and 2" black/white Polyboards - Included in hire


Lighting

Octodome Daylight HMI 400/575W Kit with flicker-free 1000Hz Ballast and stand - £110

Octodome 1000W Tungsten soft light head and stand - £55

LitePanels Astra 1x1 Bi-Color LED Panel and stand - £40

Kino Flo 4ft 2Bank with tungsten and/or daylight tubes, stand mounted - £30 (only available for dry and white screen hires)

Arri halogen fresnel set (1 x 650w, 2 x 300w and 2 x 150w)  - £40 or £10 each if hired individually

Kino Flo Diva-Lite 400 (2ft 4Bank) with tungsten and/or daylight tubes  - £35

Dedolight DLH-4  lighting kit (3 x 150W spotlights) - £45

Chimera softbox for Arri 650 - £10

300W floor PAR56 cans  - £3

500W floor PAR64 cans  - £4

In-line dimmer for 1KW, 650W & 300W lights - £2.50

Sound

Sennheiser Shotgun microphone inc. boom pole or floor stand - £15

Sony ECM-77B wired lapel microphone - £10

Sennheiser G3 series radio microphone (lapel or handheld) - £15

Grip

Wally Dolly 4m Track inc. Low Boy & Tripod - £40

Manfrotto K-Clamp - £0.50

Manfrotto Magic-Arm - £2

Filming packages

Save money by hiring camera, lighting, sound kit and crew together as a package. Ideal for agencies or companies that want the simplicity of hiring professional kit and crew as a one-stop shop. Please note the packages do not include studio hire. Just add this onto your chosen package.

One camera- £550 per day

  • D.O.P/Lighting Camerman
  • Canon 300 Mark I with 24-70mm zoom lens & Manfrotto 504/546 tripod
  • 2 microphones - Choose from wired EC-77 clip mics, Sennheiser shotgun/boom stand and Wireless G3 mics
  • Sony LMD-A170 17" HD studio monitor and stand
  • 2 x LitePanels Astra 1x1 Bi-Color LED Panels and stands
  • Kino Flo Diva-Lite 400 (2ft 4Bank) with tungsten and/or daylight tubes
  • 2 x Matthews Flags and C-stands

Two camera - £700 per day

  • D.O.P/Lighting Camerman
  • Canon C300 Mark I with 24-70mm lens & Sachtler Video 18 tripod
  • Canon 5D Mark III & Manfrotto 504/546 tripod
  • 2 microphones - as opposite
  • Canon EF lens kit (6 lenses)
  • Sony LMD-A170 17" HD studio monitor and stand
  • Octodome 525/1000W Daylight or Tungsten soft light and stand
  • 2 x LitePanels Astra 1x1 Bi-Color LED Panels and stands
  • Kino Flo Diva-Lite 400 (2ft 4Bank) with tungsten and/or daylight tubes
  • Wally Dolly 4m Track
  • 2 x Matthews Flags and C-stands

Crew hire

Production

D.O.P./Lighting Cameraman  -   (Full day ONLY)  - £375

2nd Camera/Assistant Cameraman  -  (Full day ONLY)  - £325

Sound Recordist & kit  -  (Full day ONLY)  - £375

Runner  - Half day/ Full day  - £80/£120

Autocue & kit  -  (Full day ONLY)  - £350

Make-up artist - Half day/ Full day  - £225/£325

Post-production

Editing - £50 per hour or £375 per day

Graphics/Visual FX -  £55 per hour or £415 per day