12 Cool Places To Take Pictures Near London

Looking for places to take pictures near London? Check out this list to find some of the best hidden gems in and around the city!

1. Chic and colorful Hackney home

Chic and Colourful Home in Hackney for Photo and Film Shoots
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When you search for places to take pictures near London on Peerspace, you’ll find yourself connected with a wide variety of spaces, including private homes that have been curated to be the perfect photoshoot pad. This Hackney home is a prime example, the owners have created a nearly all pink paradise that is a beautiful backdrop for a flirty and fun photoshoot.

The space and the host, Tania, come highly rated from Peerspace users: “Tania was simply amazing.” said a photographer, Andrew L. “Fantastic host, amazing location and a tremendous shoot. Cannot recommend her highly enough. Seriously talented designer and it shows in the location. Cannot wait to book again.”

2. Industrial location with props available

Indoor Photoshoot Locations in London
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Next up, we’ve got a photoshoot location that captures the classic industrial brick buildings in London. Conveniently located in the heart of Brick Lane, so you won’t have a difficult time finding or accessing this moody studio with high ceilings and natural light. Like most studios and production spaces you’ll find on Peerspace, there are an abundance of props and lighting options available as add-ons. All you need to do is show up and strike a pose for the camera!

3. Peaceful vibes at Hampstead Pergola

Searching for outdoor places to take pictures near London that will make you feel like you’ve stepped back to a bygone era? Hampstead Pergola is open to the public and a fantastic place to spend a whole day admiring lavish gardens and snapping pics. Built in the early 1900s, it was originally owned by a wealthy Londoner, but has since been taken over by the city and restored to its current beautiful state.

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4. Palm Springs-inspired cocktail bar in Camden

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London has a reputation as a foggy city. Want to take pictures that show what a ray of sunshine it can be? Try out this quirky cocktail bar in Camden that feels like it’s straight out of the California coast. The bright decor and neon lights are sure to make any photoshoot pop, and the flamingos are absolutely adorable. With four different floors, you’ll have your pick of endless Instagrammable backgrounds to choose from – don’t miss this hidden gem!

5. Multi-set creative space in Willesden

Places To Take Pictures Near London
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Need a studio space where you can stretch out and create? Take a trip down to Church End & Roundwood for this versatile studio with trendy furniture and backdrops. The high ceilings are fantastic for photography – paired with useful additions like coloramas, fake and real plants, a separate dressing area, and more, this is a unique option at an unbeatable price.

6. Industrial rooftop for production

Industrial Rooftop for Production
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Next up is something really unique, this industrial rooftop in Greenwich Peninsula has a breathtaking view of the city with a rustic aesthetic. You’ll find this rooftop on top of a Victorian factory that has maintained original features such as metal staircases and brickwork. Also available inside of the former factory are other cool studios, a dressing room, kitchen, and a makeup space.

7. Greenhouse oasis in the city

If you’re looking for places to take pictures near London that have an abundant green space, this charming warehouse in North London can’t be beat. The space features clean white brick walls, large windows for natural light, and a large roof light – these combine for a gorgeous and flattering backdrop for a photoshoot. Included with your rental is full access to their Bowens lighting system and a growing collection of props.

8. Quirky, interactive pop-up exhibit

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Can’t decide on just one spot to snap some pics for Instagram? You’ll want to head to Greenwich for this interactive selfie museum that features a multitude of high-quality backdrops for you to choose from. Some of the highlights include a pink replica tube train, a donut wall, and a bathtub ball pit!

The host, Kayley, knows exactly how important variety is and planned her space accordingly: “We’ve separated the space into a series of rooms and walls with various photo opportunities in each so you can exit knowing you have an arsenal of the most incredible photos to upload.”

9. Graffiti art at the iconic Leake Street Arches

Want to find a place that is distinctly London but isn’t the usual tourist traps like Big Ben or London Bridge? You won’t find a better place to take some out-of-this-world pictures than Leake Street Arches. The former railway arches beneath Waterloo Station is the best immersive art exhibit in town – you’re even encouraged to leave your own mark and add to the street art and graffiti! Enjoy a trendy place to take pictures and an awesome spot to grab a bite and drink all in one beautiful package.

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10. Vintage warehouse photo studio

vintage Warehouse Photo And Video Studio
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Our next stop is in Dalston and one of the highest-rated photo studios by Peerspace users. “Max was an excellent host, he welcomed us and showed us around and ensured we were happy before we got started in space.” said photographer Alex F. “The pictures on the page really well demonstrate the studio. It is a nice size and excellent value. I will certainly be looking to return here again.” Take a look through some of the high quality images uploaded by the host and take a virtual tour of this popular space!

11. Opulent Primrose Hill boutique

Places To Take Pictures Near London
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This next space combines trendy pastel colors with classic Victorian vibes, creating an opulent, feminine atmosphere for photographic expression. Full of antique mirrors, oil paintings, and other classy features like floral wallpapers, this studio is a perfect example of classic styles staying fresh for a modern age.

12. East London modern minimalist

Central / East London, Modern Minimalist House
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For sleek and modern photos, this East London home is your one-stop-shop. Clean and full of designer furniture, each room of this home is designed to be photographed and it shows. The host, Ed, has uploaded pictures that showcase just how beautiful his home looks when illuminated by the abundant natural light the large windows let in.

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