AOP Affiliated

The Blue Studios

160 Dalston Lane
Dalston London
E8 1NG


The Blue Studios
Massive 3500 sq ft Film & Photography Studio Space
Plus Rehearsal and Recording Studios
Covid Compliant with hand sanitisers, disinfection + distancing protocols, all around the studio.

This unique space features 8 metre | 26.25 feet high ceilings at the apex.
Large 180 degree cyclorama
The large white cove studio has exposed brick walls, polished concrete floors and a buzzy atmosphere. where your creativity can be let loose in style and comfort.
All needs covered in terms of power and shoot facilities.
Hair and make up space on set and the cafe offering in-house catering.
Drive–In – Ground to top shutter clearance 4m.
The studio is dry hire, any equipment provided by us is to compliment each individual production's own equipment.
Due to its size and Dalston location, the versatile studio has been host to a number of projects including feature films, music videos, dance rehearsals, art installations, fashion shoots and more.


860 sq ft cyclorama | infinity cove
Ground floor
Drive–in access
Clearance from the ground to the top of the shutters is 4 metres
Yard available for load in / load out 7am – midnight
Wheelchair accessible
3 phase power and 2 tonne lighting rig
8m wide x 6m deep lighting suspension grid
Formed from 280mm aluminium box truss
Main tube 50mm
Brace 20mm
Access via hydraulic scissor lift, included

Green Room
Hair + Make-up Room
On-site cafe serves great espresso, snacks and soft drinks
Catering for film shoots provided in the lounge
Comfortably seats 60 people
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The Film ≠ Photography Studio is located on the ground floor.
Entry possible via the roller shutters and drive–in access is also possible.
The clearance from the ground to the top of the shutters is 4 metres.
It's also wheelchair accessible


8m wide x 6m deep lighting suspension grid formed from 280mm aluminium box truss
Main tube 50mm
Brace 20mm
Rated for a payload of 1500kg
Access via hydraulic scissor lift, included


Based right in London’s creative heart... Dalston East London
Easy access by car and public transport.
Parking available, please call ahead.

Closest train station – 5 mins walk – Hackney Downs.
Buses 30 and 56 stop right outside the studio.


A newly built noise wall at the front of the studio makes the space very quiet, so there is very little chance recording audio will be affected by any outside noise.

Contact us if you'd like to recce.
Any specific requirements or concerns?
Email us and tell us what's required email and we'll get back to you with recommendations.


There are two 3 phase outlets available in the studio

1 x 32A 3 phase outlet
1 x 63A 3 phase outlets


The photography studio has a hair and makeup area with wash basin and two illuminated mirrors.

The space doubles as a wardrobe area filled with all the hangers your team could need, along with a clothes steamer and iron.

We also have slippers and robes for the talent should you require them and shower rooms for optimal comfort whilst on set.


Onsite cafe and lounge for you and your crew to enjoy lunch and/or use as a production office.

In–house catering – choose from a delicious menu, caters for any allergies / diets.

The space can accommodate up to 60 people for lunch; this area is included in the hire.


Dalston Kingsland / Dalston Junction – 10 min walk
Hackney Downs Rail –5 min walk
Regular trains to Liverpool Street
Buses to East London locations outside the studio include:
38, 30, 277, 56 on Dalston Lane
Graham Road for buses to central London

Load in / out 7am–midnight
Parking on site – please enquire ahead of your visit
On street parking also available


3500 sq ft | 1067m
860 sq ft | 262 m cyclorama | infinity cove
Ceiling height 26.25 ft | 8m

SIZE RANGE 3000 — 4000 sq ft

  • 3 Phase Power
  • Acoustic Treatment
  • Backwash Basin
  • Bathroom
  • Blackout
  • Brick Wall
  • Castings
  • Catering
  • Chill Area
  • Concrete Floor
  • Conferences
  • Cove
  • Digital
  • Dining
  • Disabled Access
  • Drive-In
  • Dry Hire
  • Editing Facilities
  • Equipment Hire
  • Events
  • Exhibitions
  • Film Studio
  • Food Shoots
  • Garden | Ext Space
  • Green Room
  • Green Screen
  • Ground Floor
  • Hair | Make-Up Area
  • High Ceiling
  • Industrial
  • Internet
  • Kitchen
  • Lifestyle
  • Lighting Grid
  • Location Space
  • Meetings
  • Multiple Spaces
  • Music Videos
  • Near Station
  • Overhead Shooting
  • Parking
  • Period Features
  • Pet Friendly
  • Polyboards + Stands
  • Props
  • Rehearsal Space
  • Rigging
  • Scissor Lift
  • Set or Set Build
  • Shower
  • Soundproof
  • Suitable for Recording
  • Table Top Shoots
  • Videography
  • Weekend Hire
  • White Floors
  • White Walls
  • Wide Access
  • Wide Access
  • WiFi
  • Workshops
  • Yoga


020 7249 7538


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