Whether you're a photographer or a client looking for an indoor spot for your next photo session, finding the perfect studio is a game-changer. As a professional photographer in Hamilton, Ontario, I'm thrilled to share my top picks for photography studios in Hamilton and the surrounding area. From indoor photography spaces that ooze artistic inspiration to those equipped with state-of-the-art gear, Hamilton has something for every photographer's dream shoot.

Curious about the details? I've got you covered! Click through the links provided to learn more about these fantastic studios and even snag some pricing info. Whether you're looking to do a family session, engagement shoot, or even a wedding, Hamilton's photography studios have got you covered!


64 Hatt Street Dundas, ON.

If you like moody vibes, you should consider taking your photos at Millwork Creative District, a photography studio in Dundas. This place is a rustic dream, with its old wood floors and brick walls that exude a timeless feel. It offers a variety of settings and props for your photoshoot. You can choose from the Annex, the Loft, or the Cottage, each with its own unique charm and style. I usually recommend the Annex, especially if you are having a big group, as it the largest space with the most natural light! 

Booking Pricing & Info: The Annex, Loft, and Cottage rent out for $95+HST* hour. For more information and to book your slot visit the Millworks Website.

The Nook

3410 Mainway, Unit 2, Burlington, ON.

For a bright and airy atmosphere, Nook Studio is the perfect choice! This natural light studio caters to photographers and content creators, offering a diverse range of shooting spaces. Whether you're planning a family, maternity, newborn, branding, or content session, Nook Studio has tailored options for you. Designed to be kid-friendly and accessible, Nook Studio boasts high-quality props and a modern, minimal aesthetic. Take your pick from the shiplap wall, the plant wall, the white brick nook, the studio swing, or the backlit north wall. Each space features floor-to-ceiling sheers and frosted windows, ensuring both privacy and soft, filtered light.

Booking Pricing & Info: The Nook Studio rents out for $90+HST* per hour. For more information and to book your slot visit the Nook's Website.

Studio Verde

315 Old Brock Rd Unit 1, Dundas, ON.

Studio Verde is a photography and creative space in rural Hamilton. Perfectly suited for intimate group sessions, Studio Verde caters to small families, newborn sessions, individual portraits, and product photography. Studio Verde is a bright, spacious, and modern studio that can accommodate different needs and styles. With beautiful furniture and an array of props at your fingertips, your session at Studio Verde becomes a canvas for your personal touch. And let's not forget those large windows, casting a magical glow of natural light for those picture-perfect moments.

Booking Pricing & Info: The Nook Studio rents out for $80+HST* per hour. For more information and to book your slot visit the Studio's Website.

Park Hill Studios

20 Park Hill Rd E, Cambridge, ON.

Park Hill Studios in Cambridge is a gem just outside Hamilton, offering two stunning spaces designed to capture the beauty of natural sunlight. The Melrose studio boasts a large loft-inspired atmosphere with dynamic 10ft windows, while the Casa studio offers a cozy, warm space with a soft and romantic glow. Both feature textured walls, custom built-ins, and elegant furniture, elevating the look of every photo.

Seasonal installations, from floral arrangements to ethereal clouds, add a touch of magic to your photos and events. Whether it's family portraits, engagement photos, weddings, or creative projects, Park Hill Studios is your ideal destination. Experience the quality and beauty of photos in these naturally lit, versatile spaces, complemented by a friendly and professional team ready to assist you. Your photos will be nothing short of stunning at Park Hill Studios!

Booking Pricing & Info: The Casa Studio rents out for $75+HST* per hour while the Melrose Studio rents out for $95+HST* per hour. For more information and to book the space for your session visit the Park Hills Studios Website.

The Loft Photo Studio

539 Barton Street East, Hamilton ON.

If you are looking for a spacious and stylish studio space for your next photoshoot, video, or event, you might want to check out The Loft Photo studio in Hamilton. This studio offers over 2,000 square feet of rustic and modern charm, with exposed brick walls, hardwood floors, and beautiful furniture & decor. The Loft Photo studio has a fully functioning kitchen, two full bathrooms, and one half bath, as well as a fireplace, bookshelves, and a variety of furniture and props that are included in the rental. You can choose from different photography setups, such as a cozy living room, a boho room, a bedroom, or an open loft area, all with natural light from the old factory windows. The Loft Photo studio can also host small events, such as baby showers, engagement parties, or bridal showers, with a capacity of 30 to 40 guests. Whether you want to capture your beautiful moments, showcase your creative work, or celebrate your special occasions, The Loft Photo studio is the perfect place for you!

Booking Pricing & Info: The Loft Photo Studio rents out for $85+HST* per hour. For more information and to book your slot visit the Loft Studio Booking Page.

SBC Studio 905

32 Steeles Ave E Unit 17, Milton, ON.

SBC Studio 905 is more than a photography and content creation space; it's a curated haven where inspiration meets natural light! With a blend of minimalism and warmth, the studio invites seasoned photographers, content creators, and visual storytellers alike. Bathed in abundant natural light, the versatile setup accommodates everything from portraits to product shoots. Beyond backdrops, SBC Studio 905 fosters a creative community, where friendships flourish amidst chic, modern furniture and carefully chosen details. Whether capturing love stories or launching a product, this studio awaits your artistic expression!

Booking Pricing & Info: SBC Studio rents out for $95+HST* per hour. For more information and to book your slot visit the SBC Studio Website.

The Cotton Factory

1000 Main St E, Hamilton, ON.

Are you tired of the same old studio photos? Do you want to spice things up with some edgy and eye-catching shots? Then you need to check out the Cotton Factory in Hamilton. This place is not your average photography studio. It’s a former textile mill that has been turned into a creative hub, with spaces for artists, workshops, and events. The Cotton Factory has a ton of character, with its red brick walls, industrial features, and vintage details. You can snap some amazing photos both inside and outside, whether you prefer the rustic charm of the courtyard or the bright and spacious rooms with huge windows and hardwood floors. The Cotton Factory is the perfect place to show off your style and personality. Trust me, your photos will be anything but ordinary!

Booking Pricing & Info: Photography permits start at $450*+HST for a 3 hour time block for inside spaces and $200*+HST for a 3 hour time block in the outdoor courtyard. For more information visit www.cottonfactory.ca and contact [email protected] for all space rental inquiries and bookings.

*All Pricing is as of February 2024

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Geoff Shaw Photography

Hey there, I'm Geoff, a photographer based out of Hamilton, Ontario. I specialize in capturing genuine moments, especially for those who may feel a bit camera-shy. Whether it's your wedding, a couple shoot, or a family session, I'm here to freeze those in-the-moment shots that truly matter. Let's create beautiful memories together in your next photo session!

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