75 Albion Street, Birkenhead, Wirral, CH41 5LS, UKView on Map »

Glass Barrel Studios

Pay as you go studio hire. Pay for an hour, half a day or a full day. Shoot your own social media videos and photographs. Save money on expensive marketing and do it yourself.

Do you need to hire a studio with good natural light for photography, promotional or YouTube videos, arts or crafts activities?

Flexible photography and video studios. Lots of natural light. For hire at very affordable rates. Make your own YouTube and Facebook videos. Use it as a photo studio or something more creative. Tuition is also available. Learn as you go.

Pay as you go photography and video studio. Hire hourly, half day or full day.

Choice of Studios

We have two studios which can both be used for photography and video work. Studio One is a dedicated studio, whilst Studio Two can also be used for meetings or training workshops. Both studios have plenty of natural light and full blackout facilties to give total control of the light. We are always adding new props, backgrounds and equipment so the studios are constantly evolving.

Room Features

  • Diffuser Blinds
  • Blackout Blinds
  • Blackout Curtains
  • Pro Backdrops
  • Natural Daylight
  • Stools & Props
  • Changing Rooms
  • Make Up Area
  • Tea & Coffee
  • Internet Access
  • Wood Flooring
  • Alternative Flooring
  • Easy to find
  • Good Parking
  • Near Bus Routes
  • By 3 train stations
  • Liverpool - 10 Mins
  • Chester - 30 Mins

Discounts for Regular Users

We provide discounts to customers who bring their own lights, hire the studio regularly or attend our photography network events and clubs. Models and photographers can also gain studio credits with our Time for Studio (TFS) system. This involves collaborating and contributing towards one of our projects in exchange for studio use at quieter times.

Our Location

We are conveniently located next to the historic Hamilton Square on the corner of Market Street and Albion Street. We are only 30 minutes from Chester and minutes from the M53/M56 motorways to North Wales and beyond.

We are five minutes from Liverpool by train or using the Birkenhead tunnel. We are centrally located, two minutes walk from mainline and underground train stations and bus stations. There are several public car parks nearby.

Media Studio Hire Prices Duration Price
Photography & Video Studio Hire 1 x Hour £25.00 £20.00
Photography & Video Studio Hire 3 x Hours £75.00 £55.00
Photography & Video Studio Hire 4 x Hours + £99.00 £85.00

Special Offer - Free Fridays

Save money by taking advantage of Free Fridays. When you block book four consecutive days (Mon-Thurs) and pay in advance, you get Friday completely free. This offer is not transferable and unused days cannot be claimed as credit or rolled forward.