- Full time Studio
- More than 3 years experience
- I work for pay only
Alternative, Beauty, Body Paint, Commercial, Dance, Fashion, Fitness, Glamour, Lifestyle, Lingerie, Nude, Pinup, Portrait, Promotional, Sheer, Swimwear, Topless and Wedding
PHOTOGRAPHY | MAKEUP | WORKSHOPS | MODEL DAYS
Private studio based in Livingston available to book on our model studio days, workshops & one to one tuition.
Non commercial hire fees
Full day (8hrs) £180
half day (4hrs) is £90
hourly is £25 with minimum 2 hour booking.
For commercial hire fees please contact us.
The studio is in Eliburn industrial estate in the centre of Livingston. It's equipped with infinity cove and lighting equipment and is perfect for all your photography needs from portraits/fashion to commercial/ large groups. There is a separate area for nails and makeup along with a waiting and gallery area.
There is free onsite parking and the studio is accessible and has facilities for disabled clients.
Ally is available to assist with lighting etc. and can provide full assistance or tutoring services if required. Tutoring is required for every photographer that has not worked in a studio before at an additional charge. This is only available on request prior on booking. High end retouching available.
Creative Makeup by Saskia can be available for HMUA, CND Liquid & Powder Acrylic extensions and CND Shellac nail manicures/pedicures on request at an additional charge. Saskia is also present to set up any studio lighting and give basic assistance. Saskia does not offer tuition.
Please Note - The studio hire and lighting assistance is only for those that already have the basic understanding of the settings on their dslr camera. If you require any assistance in using your camera basic tuition must be requested on top of your studio hire on booking. If you attend a studio event and have not notified us as such we will apply tuition on top if tuition is available on that day. We cannot guarantee tuition will be available at every event so we need to be notified in advance if this is something you require. This is so you can get the best out of your time at Synergy.
* DISCLAIMER * - please note that any damage caused to the equipment or the studio will be charged, in full, to the hirer. By renting the studio you are agreeing to these terms and conditions. Please respect and use the equipment as instructed.
We have a 50% non - refundable deposit on all bookings
There are various 5-in-1 reflectors, some smaller disc ones with a stand, a larger collapsible one and a very large free standing one. There are also two 1.7 x 2.4m V-Flats (Black one side, white the other).
Studio lighting is provided by 5 brand new Bowens XMS 750 and 500w high speed strobes using the latest wireless radio triggering system. The new Bowens XMS strobes allow super fast recycling times and short flash duration allowing the capture of movement such as dance or martial arts! These lights are supported by a further 2 Bowens Gemini 400rx lights perfect for using in slave mode for high key shots or for rim lights etc.
There are eight heavy duty lighting stands, one Lencarta 2.36m Parallelogram boom, one Pixapro heavy duty boom arm and c stand, several lighter duty stands with arms for reflectors and fabric backgrounds etc.
We have a full and varied selection of softboxes, stripboxes, beauty dishes and various other tools to allow you to shape the light however you see fit. We also have a number of posing stools or all manner of style of shoot.
There is a Bose bluetooth speaker for music and kitchenette for teas, coffees etc.
* Please Note - Please do not bring your own studio lighting to avoid duplication and loss. If there is specific lighting/modifiers that you wish to use contact us before the date of your booking as we may already have it *
Our reliable and experienced Recommended models can be booked with a reduced hire fee whilst shooting in the studio. Each are local to Edinburgh and the Lothians. Please contact each model individually for their discounted rates and availability.
MODEL STUDIO DAYS
* We have a 50% non - refundable deposit on all bookings *
Basic Terms and conditions for models looking to host a model day are listed below.
Studio rental charge for model days is £25 per hour to the model(s) which includes assistance and a Hair & Makeup Artist For the full day/hours booked.
The model is then responsible to make up their own charges and the majority of the promotion to cover the fee and if someone does not turn up then “shared risk” applies and the pro-rata studio time is not charged for.
For photographers that need tuition with any aspect of photography, studio work, lighting etc. on the day there is also an option for tuition. Tuition on a model day is available at a discounted rate of £15 p/h.
For photographers wanting a specific look for the model done by our resident Makeup Artist it is an extra £35 per look. Makeup request and desired look must be discussed in advance.
Please enquire by messaging us if you are interested in hosting a Model Studio Day.
* If the model cancels the studio day last minute, a week to less than 24 hours before, with bookings in the diary they will be required to pay a 50% cancellation fee *
19th January ~ Soft Boudoir Group Shoot with Amber Lilly SOLD OUT
9th February ~ Scarlot Rose Studio Weekend SOLD OUT
10th February ~ Glamorous Fashion Group Shoot with Scarlot Rose & Xian
12th February ~ Medusa Creative Makeup Group Shoot with Belle Eve
23rd February ~ Bobbi Castle Studio Day
2nd & 3rd March ~ Rachyy Studio Weekend
12th March ~ Cat Woman Evening Group Shoot with Aurora Violet SOLD OUT
16th March ~ Spring Fashion Group Shoot with Belle Eve
23rd March ~ Arabella Studio Day 1 SPACE LEFT
24th March ~ Arabella & Belle Eve Duo One to One
30th March ~ Gabriella Elena Knight Studio Day
31st March ~ 1920s Boudoir Duo Group Shoot with Gabriella Elena Knight & Miss Sassy Su
20th April ~ Jessica Taylor Studio Day SOLD OUT
21st April ~ Jessica Taylor Studio Day
27th April ~ Rachelle Summers Studio Day 1 SPACE LEFT
4th & 5th May ~ Nicole Rayner Studio Day
7th May ~ Latex Evening Group Shoot with Aurora Violet
11th & 12th May ~ Jake Hicks Lighting & Retouching Workshop
4th June ~ Sorcereress Creative Makeup Evening Group Shoot with Aurora Violet
22nd June ~ Kitty Quinzell Studio Day
13th & 14th July ~ Marie Jean Taylor Studio weekend
27th July ~ Em Theresa Studio Day
Synergy photography studio has 100 references; 100 recommended, 0 not recommended, 0 late cancellation and 0 no-show.