How to Create an At Home Photography Studio

Updated: Jul 21

Last week, I finally decided that I would begin to transform our "home gym" into a fabulous dog photography studio! A photography studio can sound fancy and out of reach, but with a little planning it can be very simple to get started.


For Those Tight on Space

For several years, my husband and I lived in a variety of apartments around Houston. During this time, I started to become more serious about photography as Bailey's Instagram account was picking up. I had photographed her in every spot of our two bedroom apartment and around the neighborhood and was ready to set up studio to provide more photo options. The problem was that we were very limited on space.


No Space for a Photography Studio!

So, I went to Amazon for help...

and purchased a photography kit. It contains a background support system, three different color backdrops, two soft box lights, and two umbrella lights.


This set up was perfect for an apartment!

(1) The setup and take down process is quick and easy, requiring no special tools; and