Photography Studios

The University provides, in total, three Photographic studio resources.

Photography Studios

The Digital Studio and Victoria Studio contain standard single paper infinity curve (11mx3m). The larger Media Factory studio contains two-paper infinity curves (11x3m) and a permanent white painted infinity curve (5mx5m).

Lighting in all studios is provided by way of fixed installation, using a Bowens High Glide System. The smaller studios have three five hundred watt and a single one thousand watt flash head as standard. The larger studio offers six five hundred watt and two one thousand watt heads giving ample light cover for any photographic requirement.

Additional ranges of light shaping accessories are available in each space including several large polystyrene reflectors. A changing facility is also provided for models and Apple Imac computer for digital tethered shooting. To provide an appropriate atmosphere, sound playback is available by way of active stereo speakers allowing you to plug and play any portable audio device.

Photography Studios

Photography Studios

Media Factory

Equipment Available

ProFoto D1 Electronic Flash Heads
Various light shaping accessories
Polystyrene reflectors with floor stands
Apple iMac (ME203 & ME246)



Contact Staff

David Schofield | Senior Technician
+44 (0)1772 894969 | Victoria Building VB337

Joanna Garrett | Technician
+44 (0)1772 89 4311 | Victoria Building VB114

LIS Customer Support Team
+44 (0)1772 89 5355



Media Factory ME203, ME246, Victoria Building VB016


ME203 & ME246 - Facilities open 24/7

VB016 - Facilities open – Weekdays 07:30 – 21:00 – all other times by arrangement

Please note that these facilities are used for scheduled teaching activities. These facilities are available for authorised students to book outside of these times for individual or group study purposes via Student Web Room Booking.

The independent use of this facility is limited to students studying specific courses. Due to the innate technical nature of the equipment contained within this studio, there is a prerequisite for students to attend a technical induction and then following that they must complete further course based technical instruction workshops prior to permission being granted for their autonomous use of this studio.

Photography Studios

Photography Studios

Victoria Building