Studio488 is one of the UK's leading invisible mannequin, model fashion and product photography studios, here are a few key facts (not all studios are the same!)

  • Full time studio and post production team, everything we do is carried out in house. (in our own building)
  • 13 years in business with a traceable trading history going back to 2006 - you are in reliable and highly experienced hands.
  • 1.6 million published images for retailers around the world (mainly UK).
  • Open studio policy, want to drop in, feel free, no need to let us know just turn up, we would be happy to see you.
  • Price beating guarantee, got a better price from a like for like studio? we will beat it (we won't beat the many one man bands pretending to be big studios, and they won't beat us on speed, quality, and reliability, and business continuity)
  • We don't expect payment up front.
  • 6500sq feet of studio space
  • The ability to hang around 2000 garments
  • No fuss we  just get it done, we answer the phone, we answer our emails and have a just get the job done on time every time attitude.
  • renaming, resizing, post production, preparation, repacking are all part of our pricing.
Our goal is to help you sell your product or services by creating great imagery, both at a cost that makes sense and utilizing the latest technology and skill set to ensure all the imagery is delivers as fast as possible.

We Shoot for both large and small retailers alike, major retailers such a Regatta use us for both their brochure and online content and have done for a long time. All post production is done in house using our own dedicated team, all images are corrected to ensure they are perfect for your needs first time, every time

6500sq feet of studio of commercial photography space, our invisible mannequin photography stations have been made by us and improved over 13 years, our stylists and photographers have photographed close to 400 thousand garments and products, producing around 1.6 MILLION published images.

Your items are steamed and professionally unpacked and repacked, each garment or product is treated with the utmost care, all items returned are returned in the manner we received them. clothing photography and product photography is what we do and have done for over 13 years.

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We Guarantee to beat any quote or current price you are paying, try our free consultancy if you are shooting in house. Terms and conditions apply, we will not compete with Bob in his shed or spare room, we are a commercial studio available 24/7 365
All payments are via BACS (bank transfer)
Images are FULLY processed, and are ready to be published
We can provide any image format you require, PSD, TIFF, JPG, PNG
Your images are 72dpi and high resolution, we can also resize to your requirements

95% of our clients send items via couriers or post, we return items via courier at a cost of £9.99 We have even taken deliveries from USA, SPAIN, ITALY. You are also more than welcome to drop items in to us and are welcome to make yourself brew !
Our building, which we own, is secure both physically and via a fully monitored alarm, 16 CCTV camera and smoke-cloak protect the internal and external, we are also situation in a busy semi residential areas being an old church again adding to security. No industrial parks, or shared offices. Please note our return courier insurance is limited, this is a standard courier practice, please ensure your goods are insured when outside your business.
Every item is hung and steamed using professional garment steamers, no irons here !
Your files are renamed as per your requirements.
We have numerous means of image delivery, gallery, our own digital asset management system, we transfer or email, the choice is yours.