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Farm Studios
London End, Earls Barton, Northampton, NN6 0EZ
United Kingdom

01604 812465

Charles Ward Photography is one of the most versatile and innovative photographic studios in Northamptonshire. As a commercial photographer for over 30 years, Charles and his team been fortunate enough to work with a whole range of clients, from leading blue chip brands to small and medium-sized local companies in all kinds of sectors to private individuals. And we’d like to work with you.

SME Commercial Photography Rates

Special discounted commercial photography rates for small to medium sized businesses. No loss in quality, just the price! For corporate or agency rates, please get in touch.

COMMERCIAL Photography 

Hourly Rate: £75 1/2 Day Rate: £295 Day Rate: £495
(please note our day rate time are now 10am -4pm)

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Image Processing

1-10 £5.00 11-20 £4.50 21-50 £3.50 51-100 £2.50 100+ £1.50 (price for each image)

Image transfer via web link

£10 (per link)

IMAGE Retouching

Hourly Rate: £45

IMAGE Cut-Outs & Drop Shadows

At cost via our European Associate Company and paid directly. POA



Travel & Accommodation COSTS

Mileage allowance: 45p per mile. (Please note we charge £20 per hour travelling time if the journey exceeds 1 hour.) Train, plane and accommodation charged at cost. Meals charged at £15 per person.

Photography Consultancy

Hourly Rate: £45 1/2 Day Rate: £175 Day Rate: £325

Photography Training

Commercial: Hourly Rate: £35 1/2 Day Rate: £125 Day Rate: £250 (price per person)

Public: Hourly Rate: £20 1/2 Day Rate: £75 Day Rate: £150 (price per person)

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Studio Hire - EARLS BARTON (MinIMUM OF 1 Day 9am - 5pm)

Studio only: £250

Studio, lighting and computer: £350

Studio, lighting, computer and cameras: £495

Background paper and props POA

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Kitchen Hire - CWP

1/2 Day Rate: £65 Day Rate: £100 (Please note, we do not charge if the kitchen is used for simple ‘prep’ work during a photoshoot)

Food Stylist

From £250 to £425 per day plus expenses (paid directly to the stylist)

Photography Assistant 

Hourly Rate: £15 1/2 Day Rate: £55 Day Rate: £100


Props are charged at cost, but we occasionally charge a sourcing fee. Studio surfaces and paper backgrounds POA

‘per image’ photography (PIP)

We can also offer you a ‘per image’ photographic rate (also known as ‘pack shots’), that includes photography, processing, retouching, cut-out and delivery. This rate applies to regular studio photography and is calculated following a trial photoshoot and the number of images required.

Per Image Photography - 1-10 POA
Per Image Photography - 11-20 POA
Per Image Photography - 51-100 POA
Per Image Photography - 100+ POA

Please note our terms are strictly 30 days net from invoice date. From 1/1/19 we no longer charge VAT.