About

The studio is now fully open and available to hire and take on commissions

The studio is in Birkenhead, on the North East corner of the Wirral peninsular. It is under a 5 minute drive from the Wirral end of the either of the Mersey tunnels. It can also be reached within a 20 minute walk of either Hamilton Square, Conway Park Rail or Birkenhead Park Rail Stations. It is Unit B3, 2 Livingston Street, CH41 4HE.

The studio space is available for hire, by the hour, half and full days. These can include an assistant and/or tuition can be included at a cost. Discounts are also being offered for Photography clubs and long term retainer hires. Details can be found on our prices page. Please contact us for more details, on info@ccm-studio.co.uk.

The studio is the base for a number of photographers who will happily take on commissions ranging from Family/baby shoots, makeover, fashion, editorial and industrial. Prices can be sound on the prices page and examples of our work can be found on gallery. We have a number of local MUA and hair stylists who will be offering preferential rates at the studio. Details to be updated soon

The studio

The studio itself based around a white infinity cove, 10ft×20ft×10ft (W×L×H, ~3.1m×6.1m×3.1m in new money). We then have ceiling rails for holding, currently, up to three studio lights and modifies, as well as stands for a few more. A fourth rail mounting will be added soon.

The studio lights are Bowens/Lenscarta. The current list of modifiers include 2×140by 35cm striplight soft boxes (with removable grids), 55cm beautydish, 100by80cm softbox (with removable fine grid), 180cm Octobox, 2×60° reflectors with a range of grids, barndoor, snoot, wide range of umbrellas (up to 5feet) and a range of 5-in-1 reflectors. We will also have 2×2mby1m gobo boards (white on one side and black on the other). Radio triggers are included for wireless triggering of the flashes.

We also now have a few off camera flash units that will allow for high speed work. Please contact us for more details, on info@ccm-studio.co.uk.

We have a backdrop system, which can hold up to six 2.7m/9ft rolls. It is currently loaded with thunder grey, black, chroma green, lagoon blue and cherry red papers. More available on request.

There is also a dedicated make up station and a large changing room.

We also have a smoke machine and other props available.

There is also a cabinet from Jessies Jewels where the items are for sale, as well as hire (except for earrings that are for sale only).

complimentary Tea and Coffee, with a number of cafés a very short walk away.

CCM Studio is part of the Creative Media Division of Chrestomatics Ltd