Studio 1

Update – Studio 1 is currently out of action. We are building a new permanent production gallery serving in-house productions in both studios 1 & 2 along with dedicated room set in studio 1 which will be ideal for interviews / podcasts etc.

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How do I make a booking?

  • Please use the booking enquiry form and we will get back to you as soon as possible. All bookings must be paid in full before the day of the shoot and bookings are only confirmed when payment is received. Full booking information will be sent to you as part of the process.

How can I pay?

  • You can pay for bookings via bank transfer or online. Full details will be sent as part of the booking process. If there any additional catering charges on the day you can pay by card at the studio.

Do you provide catering or refreshments?

  • Complimentary tea and coffee is available. If you need lunch, let us know and we can organize on-site catering in advance or point you in the right direction on the day.

What’s the vehicle access like?

  • We have lots of free parking available for vehicles of all sizes. Studios 1 & 2 also have large vehicle loading bays.

Are the studios fully accessible?

  • We are based in a converted RAF bomb dump and we have worked hard to make the building as accessible as possible. We are on one level with no stairs. Studios 1 and 2, the kitchen, hair & make up and toilet areas are fully accessible. Studio 3 has a slightly narrower entry (78cm) and larger, motorised wheelchairs may struggle to fit through the door with the turning circle required. If you have specific questions or requirements, please contact us and we’ll try to help.

Do you hire cameras or lenses?

  • No, we don’t hire cameras or lenses but we do provide full video production and photography services – see www.c1.media for details. If you don’t need the full service and just wanted to hire items, we would recommend www.lensesforhire.co.uk

Do you only have indoor space?

  • No, we have interesting outdoor space available too. We are based on a former US Air Force base so the general look is industrial / military. If you have any specific requirements, please contact us and we’ll try to help.

Is the studio space suitable for workshops?

Yes, our studios are definitely suitable spaces to run workshops. If you would like to discuss details, please get in touch with us about venue and delegate rates including catering etc.

Can you cope with large crews?

Yes, we can accommodate large groups. These may incur an additional cleaning charge which will be explained and agreed as part of the booking process.

Are there CCTV cameras at the studios?

Yes, we have CCTV cameras in all areas (except changing / toilet areas) throughout the studio and grounds. The ICO registered data controller is Cambridge One Ltd based at Alconbury Weald Studios. We will not share any CCTV footage with third parties unless we are required or requested to do so by a legally competent authority such as a court or police force. As per our booking terms, CCTV cameras will not be turned off for any shoots and you must not obstruct or cover any cameras. There are no exceptions and we will not offer refunds if you decide to cancel your shoot as a result of a refused request to turn cameras off.

What power is available?

  • Studio 1 has 32a three phase power and single phase 16a and 13a supplies.
  • Studio 2 has 32a three phase power and single phase 16a and 13a supplies.
  • Studio 3 has 13a single phase supply.

If you have any specific requirements, please contact us and we’ll try to help.

Is my shoot or equipment covered by your insurance?

  • No, you are responsible for insuring your own equipment at all times. You are also responsible for your own employers & public liability insurance as appropriate for your crews.