- Rating of the best photo studios in Moscow
- GRAF Studio
- Loft 19.0.5
- Photo studio Mimika
- photo play
- A priori
- Famous studio
- pro style
- Photo Studio Dada
- Wood Studios
- Photo Studio Chocolate
- DARK STUDIO
The services of photographers are in high demand today: wedding photo shoots, family sets, business portraits, creating pictures for commercial projects and catalogs are in demand. Demand gives rise to supply, like mushrooms after rain, studios are opened in which designers equip a variety of thematic photo zones, and professional equipment is also offered that can be rented, like the studio itself. We have studied many offers in the capital according to the main parameters: a variety of design areas, the availability of additional services and prices. Based on the opinions of photographers and their clients, our experts have compiled a rating that includes 16 of the best photo studios in Moscow.
Rating of the best photo studios in Moscow
|Rating of the best photo studios in Moscow||1||GRAF Studio||5.0|
|3||Photo studio Mimika||4.8|
|9||Photo Studio Dada||4.4|
|14||Photo Studio Chocolate||4.1|
Address: Moscow, st. 1st Mytishchinskaya, 27 building 2
Photo studio GRAF Studio is considered one of the best in Moscow. In her huge loft there are 8 themed rooms: a dressing room with large illuminated mirrors, where you can rent one table or the entire room for the duration of the photo shoot, a luxurious Renaissance area with a piano for photos in a classic way, a fabulous Provence room with a bright tree and cozy streets , A stage with a brick wall, wooden scaffolding and a corner cyclogram, an Attic with wooden and metal structures, a noble Castle and an “abandoned” Cardinal Hall. But photographers often come to GRAF Studio to make a photo shoot in the Aqua zone – this is a room with scenery imitating a sandy beach, a wild bungalow. The most interesting thing is a stone grotto with small pools that can be filled with water and decorated, and “rain” can be applied in three different modes.
The space of the studio can be used for master classes and parties, children’s birthdays, stylized in accordance with the chosen hall, there is a cafe with a kitchen. The administration, if necessary, provides all the necessary photo, audio and video equipment for photo shoots and events. In the studio, you can order turnkey holidays.
The cost of renting halls for photo shoots is 900 rubles per hour on weekdays and 1200 rubles per hour on weekends.
Interesting locations for photos;
It is possible to rent halls for events;
Provision of inventory and equipment upon request;
An advance payment is required upon booking;
Address: Moscow, st. Rochdelskaya, 15, building 26
The second place in the rating is taken by the Loft 19.0.5 photo studio of the Whitestudios family. This huge space with 9 rooms decorated in modern styles using natural and artificial textures, furniture, glass. There are large windows in the rooms, which means a lot of natural light along with artificial light, the organizers additionally equip the photo zones with the necessary equipment – reflectors, monoblocks, background holders and other necessary items, and fixtures and equipment that are not included in the basic set can be rented.
In the studio you can take photos and videos, as well as rent a loft for events. Fortunately, there are no problems with recording.
The cost of an hour of renting a hall for photography is 2000 rubles. When making a reservation online, you must pay 30% of the amount, you can rent a hall for at least 3 hours, and for an event – at least 13 hours, which is not always convenient and beneficial for customers.
9 halls with different design;
Lots of natural light;
Free registration for a photo session;
Providing the necessary equipment;
Rental of additional equipment;
Hosting an event.
Hall rental for at least 3 hours;
Photo studio Mimika
Address: Moscow, Tankovy proezd, 4, building 47
Mimika Photo Studio is the choice of those who want to create photos in bright noble interiors: “Ubud” is an exquisite living room, “Lux” and “Sophie” are bedrooms, “Aviator” is a 2-floor loft with a kitchen-dining room, living room and bedroom, “ Chalet in rustic style. The administration regularly updates the photo zones, bringing in the atmosphere of the upcoming holidays: New Year and Christmas, February 23 and March 8 – a separate prop is set for each occasion.
The rental price includes basic equipment for photo and video shooting, despite the fact that the halls have a lot of natural light penetrating through large windows. The rental price is 2000-2500 rubles per hour, there is no minimum booking time, but an advance payment is required – if it is not available, the appointment will be canceled. The best part is that you can reserve a room 4 months in advance, which is especially convenient when planning celebrations.
Large bright rooms;
The minimum rental time is an hour, when using water – 2 hours;
It is possible to pre-book 4 months in advance;
Carrying out thematic photo and video filming.
Address: Moscow, st. Pravdy d.24 building 3; 1st Krasnogvardeisky proezd, 21 building 2, residential complex “Oko”; st. Elektrozavodskaya, 21, checkpoint No. 3 “Marble”; st. Butyrskaya d.8, 4th floor; st. Weaving d. 5 building 10, 1st floor
The network of Cross+studio photo studios can be called universal – the location on Pravda has 31 halls with a variety of decorations from bare concrete walls to wild greenhouses and cozy home furnishings. On Butyrskaya there are 13 lofts, on Yauza and Elektrozavodskaya – 8 each, and only in Moscow City there is only 1 hall. And of the total number of locations, not one is repeated! For photography, the studio provides basic equipment – monoblocks, a synchronizer and nozzles, you can additionally rent the tools necessary for work. By the way, for clients who want to take photos in Cross, their own studio photographers work, but their services are not cheap – from 7500 rubles.
For all locations, bookings are made for at least 2 hours, the price starts from 1000 rubles per hour, but for the possibility of renting through the Internet service, you will have to pay an additional 55 rubles. In the halls, in addition to filming, you can arrange an event, rent a variety of props for any purpose. In the Cross+studio, professional photo shoots are carried out by eminent photographers, commercials are shot for media people and large companies.
Variety of exposures for photo shoots;
Large selection of professional equipment and props for filming;
Convenient selection of the date and time of the reservation;
5 studios in Moscow.
Service fee when booking;
The high price of an individual photo session.
Address: Moscow, st. Kalanchevskaya, 17, building 1
The Photoplay studio is a school for photographers, a huge space for creativity is open for beginners and professionals: 12 halls and a roof of a hangar, from which views of Stalin’s skyscrapers and modern new buildings open. However, for those wishing to take pictures on the roof, the rental price will include the simultaneous decoration of any room on the 6th floor, where you can leave your belongings and equipment, change clothes.
Photoplay expositions are diverse in design, but all are equally well lit from large windows and additional light sources. The administration provides 3 monoblocks and stands in each studio, additional equipment for the duration of the filming, including on location, is rented additionally.
In the Photoplay studio, you can hold photo shoots for clients or rent rooms for master classes and trainings. The cost of an hour starts from 890 rubles, which is very inexpensive for the center of Moscow. Parking at the studio is paid, but along with booking a hall, you can ask the administrator to rent a car space so as not to lose space in search of a free “pocket”.
Affordable rental price;
Carrying out photo shoots and trainings;
Convenient location in the center of Moscow;
Space with coffee for clients;
Large bright rooms.
Rooftop rental is only available with the rental of one of the halls.
Address: Moscow, Spartakovsky lane, 2/1
One of the most popular photo studios in Moscow is Apriori: in a space of 1000 sq. m. there are 9 halls for filming, holding events, master classes and coworking. The terrace and connected lofts are also open for work. It hosts both photo shoots of professional photographers and their training. The cafe is open for all guests, here you can drink aromatic coffee or tea, have a snack, hold a celebration, order food for an event or any photo zone, you can rent it for photo and video shooting for 2000 rubles per hour. The Los Angeles Hall is ideal for creating photographs in a modern style; it often hosts various castings, master classes and other group events. A space has been created in Amsterdam for presentations and mass meetings. Each hall can be transformed to the client’s needs in decoration and layout, where possible.
A priori studio has created a professional creative atmosphere, commercials are filmed here, interviews with famous people are recorded, and high-quality content is created. Additional bonuses are a separate entrance and free parking. Top-end accompanying equipment is provided to help photographers.
The cost of renting the hall starts from 1000 rubles per hour.
Space for photo and video filming, master classes, trainings;
Professional equipment for photographers;
Transformable space for clients;
Significant ones are not defined.
Address: Moscow, str. Bolshaya Tatarskaya, d. 35 p. 7-9, 2nd floor
8 harmoniously arranged rooms in the Famous studio are the perfect solution for those who want to take photos in a beautiful location. A bedroom with flowers, a two-story cyclorama with a neutral background, a bright kitchen-dining room, a huge two-story loft with a living room, a dressing table, an area with flowers – the studio has created unique photo zones for every taste. Lighting of expositions is complex – huge windows and additional lamps. The rental price includes a basic set of a photographer – 3 monoblocks and a synchronizer. Additional props can be rented at the studio.
Famous studio lofts are also used for events by prior arrangement with the administration. Parking near the building is paid, when booking with the administrator of a parking space, the price will be 350 rubles per hour. Night shooting is possible.
The cost of renting the hall is from 2300 rubles per hour, booking from 2 hours will cost less for every 60 minutes, an advance payment of 50% is paid in advance. For makeup, you can additionally order a place in a common or VIP dressing room.
Interesting locations for every taste;
Optimal prices for renting halls;
Large windows, lots of light;
Night shooting, events.
Many prohibitions on the use of additional props (you need to get acquainted with the rules).
Address: Moscow, m. Medvedkovo, st. Polyarnaya, 41, building 1, office 200
The Prostyle photo studio offers a wide range of photography services: commercial photography of individual items, clothes, food, creation of catalog images; holding private thematic photo shoots (weddings, children, business image reportage, etc.) in four halls, video production. The studio employs its own photographers, they can be invited to outdoor events, the halls are available for hourly rental.
Prostyle has make-up services, it is also possible to rent a dressing room for only 300 rubles per hour. Another reason why Muscovites choose the studio is the opportunity to take pictures with animals. Prostyle Studio cooperates with owners of dogs, cats, birds, lynxes, hedgehogs and other animals – the cost of renting pets is discussed with them, but you can, in agreement with the administration, come with your animal. Animal trainers can also be invited to the shoot to help seat the animal, take the right position for the photographer and accompany the client throughout the shoot. Of the additional services, we note interesting courses for parents on creating good children’s photos.
The cost of renting the hall is from 1600 rubles per hour, the minimum booking time is 2 hours.
The halls are supplied with basic equipment;
Commercial shooting services;
Photos with animals, including invited ones, services of trainers;
Low prices for renting halls;
Hall rental from 2 hours.
Photo Studio Dada
Address: Moscow, Novodmitrovskaya str., 5a, p.2, offices 424, 402, 430,315, 224, XNUMX.
Since February 2020, the Dada photo studio has been merged with SAVEMOTIONS and FOTOFABRIKA, now it is a single space – 16 different rooms: interior lofts, rooms with a background without scenery for advertising shootings, cycloramas, the area of u30bu105beach room is from 4,5 to 3 sq. m, and the ceiling height is up to 4 m. The halls are well lit – each has a large window, and additional lighting is installed, but if necessary, thick blackout curtains can be used to drown out the rays. The studio can hold photo and video shooting, training, master classes, auditions and events. Each room has a basic set of photographers – XNUMX-XNUMX Profoto Air, light filter nozzles, additional equipment is available on request for an additional fee.
In some halls, expositions are periodically updated in accordance with the season or upcoming holidays – in spring the premises are decorated with fresh flowers, in summer – sunny and plant paraphernalia. If necessary, you can use one of the rolling backdrops – there are more than 40 shades of white and gray to choose from. Dressing rooms are provided free of charge 2 hours before the shoot, which is a plus. By the way, make-up artists, hairdressers and stylists work in the studio to help create the image of the model and even conduct appropriate courses.
The joint studio has a cumulative discount system, here you can buy light filters, professional cosmetics, guests are provided with free parking, coffee, tea and treats, Wi-Fi is available. Another distinctive feature of Dada is that there is no need to pay for the reservation in advance, and you can come to the photo shoot at any time, even without booking, but if there are free rooms.
You can rent a hall from 700 rubles per hour on weekdays, prices are higher on weekends. The minimum time is 2 hours.
16 halls of different sizes and designs;
The basic kit for the photographer is included in the rental price;
Free Wi-Fi and treats for guests;
Choice of rolling backgrounds;
Own stylists and make-up artists, free dressing room 2 hours before shooting;
Advance booking is optional;
Address: Moscow, Open highway, 22
In the next Wonderland photo studio in our review, one of the most inexpensive rentals is from 600 rubles. at one o’clock. Clients have access to 8 halls (orange, mint, red, white, black, green, indigo gray), each of which has several photo zones of different themes for posing one model or several people, a space for filming interviews. Business environment, upholstered furniture, undesigned cycloramas, wooden walls – the studio has created basic backgrounds for shooting for all occasions, they can be additionally decorated with your own or studio props. The team also creates unique sets on their own, including custom locations for the client. The lighting in the halls is well thought out, if necessary, the administration will provide additional equipment. The rental price includes basic equipment – monoblocks, light-shaping nozzles, curtains, umbrellas and more, some can be additionally requested for a fee.
At Wonderland Studio, you can order the services of a photographer, subject advertising shooting, video filming and post-production (processing of the filmed material, video editing, retouching). Well-known brands of clothing, perfumery and cosmetics cooperate with the company.
Affordable rental price;
Excellent reputation backed up by cooperation with major brands;
Unique locations for each client to order;
Advance payment of 50 or 100% to choose from convenient ways;
The dressing room, kitchen and shower room are free for clients;
Large selection of free accompanying equipment.
The cost of additional services is high.
Address: Moscow, st. Electrozavodskaya, 21
The Moscow branch of the SunlightStudio photo studio has 8 photo and video filming rooms. The premises include several different locations with furniture and decor, one of the most popular among fans of non-standard photo shoots is room No. 6 with “torture” props. In almost every room there are cycloramas with standard backgrounds and rolls of white, green, gray.
In SunlightStudio, special attention is paid to the technical equipment of the locations – pulsed light sources are installed in each hall, and it is possible to use the inventory of free equipment. Professional additional equipment is offered at very low prices for the capital, for example, the Film Gear tungste junior constant light source is only 250 rubles per hour, and the Chimera Birdcage Lantern Light is 100 rubles per hour.
SunlightStudio has its own school for photographers of various levels, master classes are held, photography services, commercial filming, video production and work with filmed materials are provided.
The cost of renting a hall starts from 700 rubles per hour, the minimum time is 2 hours for each hall. The studio is open XNUMX/XNUMX, but early and late hours are subject to an additional charge.
Professional technical equipment of the halls;
Low prices for renting photo zones and additional equipment;
Photography, filming, retouching, video editing services;
Round the clock operation;
Dressing room in every room.
Rent a minimum of 2 hours.
Address: Moscow, Yuzhnoportovaya street, 15 building 1, 3rd floor, office 312
Despite the fact that the Zefir photo studio in Moscow is not so easy to find, all photographers and lovers of “vanilla” shootings know it. There are 2 large halls for clients: Sweet and Family, each of which has several locations for photography and video filming. The design of the premises is updated every season: in winter it is New Year’s decorations and an abundance of light, in spring – flower arrangements, in summer and autumn, installations corresponding to the time are used. At the same time, the photo zones differ from each other within the same hall.
Premises in Zephyr can be rented for at least 2 hours or you can use the studio services of photographers. Several ready-made packages of photo shoots are provided to clients: super-light, light, comfort and premium. These are shootings of different duration, which include consultation of specialists in preparing and conducting a photo shoot, selection of decor and image, different number of participants, photos at the exit, professional styling and makeup, image change. It is possible to involve in the photography of animals. The administration also offers dress rentals, but their selection is limited. Photographers conduct thematic family, children’s photo shoots, as well as sets for pregnant women.
The cost of renting the hall is 1800 rubles per hour, when booking more than 2 hours – 1600 rubles. There is a pass system on the territory, entry is paid.
Photo zones corresponding to the current season;
Ready photo packages;
Professional filming support;
Large selection of props;
Ready filming packages.
Total 10 photozones;
It’s hard to find a studio.
Total 10 photozones;
It’s hard to find a studio.
Address: Moscow, st. Elektrozavodskaya, 21
This is one of the largest photo studios in Moscow, located on 3 floors of the Electrozavod building. A large selection of venues provides a wide scope for the creativity of photographers: space has been created inside for romantic photo shoots, business shootings, creating advertising and promotional videos, working with sports, romantic and classic images. There are areas for experiments with light, a stained-glass hall, a room with plaster sculptures, stucco moldings, where shadows play perfectly. Customers are offered a large number of props and decor, professional equipment available for rent.
Eminent photographers conduct photo shoots at Wood Studios, and studio lens professionals also work for clients. Clients can use any time of the day or night – filming takes place around the clock, but by appointment. Payment can be made partially online or in full in cash at the studio itself.
The cost of renting a hall is from 1200 rubles per hour, the minimum time is 2 hours.
Various halls and lofts;
Round the clock operation;
Photo school at the studio;
A full refund is available upon cancellation.
Photo Studio Chocolate
Address: Moscow, str. Krasnobogatyrskaya str. 2, str. 2, entrance 22, office 5A
There are 2 halls in the Chocolate photo studio: “White Chocolate” in light shades and “Milk Chocolate”. In the first one, the focus is on family photography: it has an area with a baby cot, a kitchen and a courtyard, a textured wall for creating an individual location in terms of design. There are 2 huge windows in the room – a source of natural light, on them – two-layer curtains. There are 4 locations in the Milk Chocolate hall: a fireplace, a bed, a textured concrete and slatted wall to create a variety of compositions.
Both halls have lighting equipment, softboxes included in the rental price. There is a dressing room in the studio, but it is necessary to warn the administrator about the need for it, and then pay for it – 300 rubles per hour. It is possible to use animals in photography, but also by prior agreement with the administration and compliance with a large number of conditions.
There is no photography service at the Chocolate Photo Studio. Also pay attention to the strict prepayment rules – 50% of the rental price must be paid on the first day after booking, and then confirmed, otherwise the payment is not counted, and is not refundable. With this, you need to be careful and immediately check the full cycle of booking and crediting money.
The cost of renting the hall is 1600 rubles per hour on weekdays when booking from 2 hours, on weekends – 1800 rubles per hour. Hourly payment is possible only in the presence of free “windows” and only in the daytime. The studio is open XNUMX/XNUMX, night hours are more expensive.
Cozy rooms for family and individual photo sessions;
Large windows in the halls;
It is possible to involve animals;
Separate dressing room.
There are many restrictions in payment and rules for using the studio.
Address: Moscow, st. Elektrozavodskaya, 21, 3rd checkpoint (“Marble”), 5th floor.
There is another professional photo studio OBSCUR Studio on the territory of Electrozavod. This is a space for the creativity of photographers and models: the studio has 7 rooms with a total area of 800 sq. m. with a unique loft-style design and large windows. The walls of all locations are textured, the floors are wooden, there is a large selection of props, modern and antique furniture. Near the windows there are large cycloramas – 5×5 m angular and straight. The administration took care of the clients by providing professional ProFoto equipment in each room, and a bar with tea and coffee is available for guests, free Wi-Fi is available.
Hall rental is not the cheapest – from 1300 rubles per hour on weekdays, more expensive on weekends. The minimum booking time is 2 hours. It is possible to hold events in the studio, but, as clients note, they are not always prepared properly.
Spacious lofts with large windows;
Film lighting equipment;
Large seating area with tea and coffee;
Large selection of props.
Events are not always properly prepared.
Address: Moscow, str. Godovikova, 9, str. 1, territory BC “Caliber”
The StBrow photo studio has 3 halls: Loft with textured stone walls, a dining area and upholstered furniture, Green with an abundance of wooden textures, plants and a creative area, Indi with bright interiors and locations. The studio has a dressing room, renting a place in which will be 300 rubles per hour.
In StBrow, you can shoot with your own or with a studio photographer, use the services of a makeup artist, take photos for the catalog, and you can rent a dress in any style. The studio has solutions for shooting family, children and pregnancy sessions, creating a business portrait, designing a Love Story. In each category, you can use a ready-made package of services, which includes a different amount of time for the photographer, make-up and hair, photos with processing, change of images.
The main professional equipment is installed in each hall: pulsed light sources, modifiers, synchronizers, colored backgrounds. If necessary, you can request additional devices from the administrator for an additional fee.
The rental price is 1300 rubles per hour, video filming will cost 1700 rubles per hour.
Elegant halls with locations;
Large selection of dresses for a photo shoot;
Low rental prices;
Thematic photo shoots and service packages.
Relatively small selection of additional decor.
Attention! This material is subjective, is not an advertisement and does not serve as a guide to the purchase. Before buying, you need to consult with a specialist.