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Location Hire

The London Taxidermy premises have frequently been used as a location for Film, TV, Music Videos & Photographic Shoots.

Film & TV include: Made in Chelsea, Comic Relief, Trust Me I'm a Doctor, Newsnight Review, Storage Hunters, Fearne Cotton meets McBusted, The Auction House.

Photo Shoots include: Wolf Alice, Ed Sheeran, Alexander McQueen, Roland Mouret, Tatler Magazine, Vogue Magazine.

Please find details below or email for further information.

Option 1 

Hire of ground floor showroom, approx 1000 sq ft (industrial/grey floors/whitewashed brick walls/high ceilings) with access to taxidermy from all three floors (unlimited use).

Photographic Rate
£250 + vat per hour
5% discount for editorial credit.
10% discount for portfolio/non-commercial use.

Filming Rate
£350 + vat per hour.
10% discount for portfolio/non-commercial use.

Minimum time of 1 hour, with rate charged pro rata, in quarters (or part), thereafter.

Charged time includes setting up/dismantling. A fifteen minute prior visit to inspect premises is permitted. If this is not required the first fifteen minutes of studio time will be free of charge.

Please note that with Option 1 there are a lot of large taxidermy items and furniture in this space and only limited movement/re-arranging will be permitted. This must be included in charged time (although re-instating as found will not be charged).

Photographic/filming equipment is not provided but some items might be available from Malcolm Ryan Studios (see below).

Whilst there is free access to all animals on site, in order to guarantee a particular animal there is an additional charge of 75% of its first week rate.

A Saturday shoot is discounted by 10% subect to availability.

Option 2

Hire of an empty photographic studio (with curve) at Malcolm Ryan Studios, directly opposite our premises, from £450 + vat full day 8am - 6pm. Contact www.mrstudios.co.uk for details.

Access to all London Taxidermy stock at 50% discount.
Usual additional discounts apply but not to MR Studio hire.

We have public liability insurance for cast & crew but do not have insurance for damages to stock on the premises. Any damages caused by a client or their party will be charged for, as outlined in our Hire Terms & Conditions (see website for details).
Likewise, items removed from the premises are the responsibilty of the client.

It is advised that we move items on set in order to reduce the risk of damage.