Black Door Studio: Affordable Photography Studio / Desk Space

Black Door Studio: Affordable Photography Studio / Desk Space

Type of space: Design Studio, Hot Desk, Office Space, Photography Studio, Warehouse

    Affordable Photography Studio / Desk Space: from $550/month!

    Great long-term shared studio setup for a photographer in a light-filled creative co-working warehouse.

    Photography Studio Time (20 hours shooting time/month) = $550/month plus GST

    OR, if you need a desk as well, save with a package deal:    

    - Photography Studio Time (30 hours shooting time / month), plus

    - Your Own Dedicated Desk Space, plus

    - Storage for your gear =

    $950/month plus GST or

    ~$219/week plus GST

    Desk space is also available separately, please see our other ad.

    Save massively on our normal day rate prices and book your own shoots as you please!

    The package is more than $450+ saving, every month, compared to our normal studio prices. 

    Black Door Studio is a shared warehouse and photography studio with co-working studio space upstairs.

    We are looking for another fun and friendly resident photographer: the package includes desk, photography studio time and storage. Share the photography studio with 5 other regulars. The office space is shared with an architectural/design studio and photographers.

    The studio is a long-standing, dedicated photography studio with huge permanent, purpose-built 6m x 6m cyclorama downstairs, and light-filled co-working space upstairs – all just a few minute’s walk from Central Station, Central Park and all the amenities.

    One month’s security bond and one month payable in advance. 6 month lease preferred.


    The package ($950/month + GST) includes:

    Desk Space (included with roller chair  

    6 open shelves available as your dedicated storage)

    30 hours photography studio time per month (bookable via a shared calendar)

    Access to lockable storage for gear

    Available immediately.

    Package can be flexible to suit your needs - e.g. if you would like more hours or a slightly different arrangement - just get in touch with us to discuss!



    24 hour access, 7 days a week

    Alarm/security system (including security cameras) with your own access keycode

    dedicated own desk   roller chair

    Shelf space included with desk (6 open shelves)

    Shared meeting table (bookable via a shared calendar)

    Shared Kitchen, bathroom with shower

    Shared sofa/chillout space

    Access to Nespresso machine

    Courtyard to the rear shared with others in our warehouse building (artists/designers/photographers)

    Access to our A3 colour printer/photocopier/scanner (pay per use)

    Air-conditioning and wall fans (upstairs)

    Regular cleaning

    Wifi throughout, and Ethernet/LAN connection direct from your desk with business grade ethernet (10 up/10 down)

    Electricity and bills included

    Street parking only (temporary dropoff/pickup is available in our shared driveway subject to availability)


    The studio (approx 215sqm total over two storeys) is close by to Chippendale cafes and galleries - Brickfields Bakery, White Rabbit, and Central Park are just around the corner.

    If there's something you'd like to discuss please just get in touch via the contact form.

    We look forward to meeting you!

    Pricing Terms

    We are looking for someone for a minimum 6-month contract.

    3 month contract will be considered on request.

    We require all photographers to have Public Liability Insurance with cover up to $20 million.

    Lease Conditions

    Inclusive of bills

    Parking Notes

    Metered street parking is available. Temporary parking for dropping off/picking up of gear is possible in our shared driveway (subject to availability).

    This space is suitable for ArchitectureCo-workingDesk-based workDrawingGraphic DesignInterior DesignMeetingsPhotographyPhotoshootsWriting


    • Floor Dimensions 215.00 meters sq.
    • Ceiling Height High (3m - 4m)
    • Max. Capacity 40
    • Floorplan Download


    For audience
    • Public transport

    • Suitable emergency exits

    For performers
    • Suitable emergency exits