TV_autocueHire studio in Manchester for TV, Film and Video

Galleon Studios is specifically aimed at the TV, film and video sector rather than photography.

The film studios are ideally suited for your shoot because it is home to Galleon Productions; a company specialising in corporate, training videos, commercials and green screen effects. As regular customers to their own studio, they can offer non-judgemental advice on how to get the most out of the spaces. An experienced lighting technician is included with the hire, so feel free to use their knowledge to best effect.

Galleon Studios ensures your shoot runs smoothly. They have a long history of working on video production projects, plus all the tools and equipment you’ll ever need to hand. With ample free parking, kitchen facilities, green room, toilet, wifi access and weekend hires for no extra hire cost – why look further?

The studio space has been used by web developers to film intros for their clients websites, and by pop promo directors, game developers and commercial companies for many projects. Galleon are always happy to hear from other media and production companies so talk to them about your shoot requirements prior to filming and they’ll help in any way they can.

There are two spaces for hire; the infinity cove studio and the sound proof studio both are custom built for film, video and TV productions. The infinity cove is a specialist green screen space that includes a live keyer which means you can preview your final green screen output prior to shooting. The space has been used by the major broadcasters, film and music video makers to create imaginative out of this world environments for their productions. The sound proof studio is a fully air conditioned comfortable filming studio ideal fro documentaries, talking heads and live TV. It’s been used by the major channels and leading independent companies for outstanding content in a controlled environment.

Kit hire

The equipment available to hire for film shoots includes autocues, interratrons, dedicated HD, 4K and DSLR cameras, jib, track, dolly, preview monitors, motion control rigs and much more. Lighting to illuminate the spaces is already in place with many other lights (ARRI, Dedo, photonbeards etc.) at hand for additional studio use. The lights are included in our studio hire and lighting package as well as a technician to use them to best effect. Email for a full kit price list.

Crew Hire

Available crew roles include camera operators, lighting specialists, gaffers, make up artists, set builders and even catering. We also have post production facilities that can be hired separately to complete your production. For a quote – call 0161 871 7503 or email via the contact page.