Joan, 2 years
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November 18, 2023
Our Maidstone Studio Details
Tues-Wed: 10am – 6.30pm
Thu: 10am – 8pm
Fri: 10am – 6.30pm
Sat-Sun: 10am – 6pm
How to Get There
We are located opposite Maidstone east train station. Next to the weatherspoons where you can get a drink or something to eat before or after your photoshoot.
We have Free Underground secure parking with disability access.
The Local Area
Eton has lots of things to do including a variety of restaurants and cafes to visit during your trip. Eton also is only a short walk from Windsor Castle and so you will find loads of fun things for the family to do here.
At Venture Photography Maidstone, we know that everyone is unique and has their own passions. As we grow up, our interests and experiences gradually shape our character to make us ever-more individual. It’s this that writes the story of you, and your family. We pride ourselves on using our skills to create stunning images which convey your story.
We’ll take the time to get to know you and the people you love most, so we can understand what makes your family who they are, that’s why your Venture experience begins long before you reach our studio. Whether you are experiencing Venture for yourself or buying a Venture experience as a gift, we’ll tell your story in a unique way and create a lasting record of those special moments to treasure forever. You can book a Venture photoshoot experience from our website today.
Izzy – Owner
Izhar aka Izzy is the owner of our Maidstone studio. He started his photography career as a wedding photographer before taking ownership of the Palmers Green Venture studio. After 3 successful years he moved locations to open in his hometown of Kent.
Izzy is married and a proud father of two with a keen interest in business. He is a massive Liverpool football fan with a love for test match cricket, gym and cycling.
Jess – Photographer
Jess (She/Her) is originally from Kingston upon Thames however has spent a portion of her life studying Media and Digital Practice in Portsmouth, the great waterfront city! Having recently moved to Maidstone this year, she will be full of recommendations for the best places to visit after your photoshoot. An experienced Portrait photographer, she loves capturing each person’s unique personality through her lens. As well as this she is a huge lover of 90’s and 00’s fashion and will love bringing that splash of colour to your shows!
Jack – Photographer
Gigi – Photographer
Gigi (She/Her) is an active mum of two beautiful children who loves running and spending time with her family. As a mum herself she is now more aware of how fast time flies and how much she loves looking back at images of the kids when they were tiny,
After graduating in 2016 with a BA in Film, Radio and Television Production, Gigi persued her love of photography by capturing all of her daughter Millie’s milestones.
During the last 6 years Gigi has specialised in capturing newborns and has photographed hundreds of families capturing special moments for them to admire and cherish in years to come. She hopes to bring all of her skills and experience to Venture.
Gigi’s favourite pass-time includes drinking coffee and eating lots of cake!
Rachael – LCI & Social Media
Michelle – Diary Manager
Contact Us Today
For general enquiries, or if you would like to contact our head office, please call 01606 558854 or click here to navigate to our web form.
Our Photography Services & Packages
Maidstone Studio Specialities
Families come in all shapes and sizes and here at Venture Studios, our speciality is capturing images that make your family and all the individualities within it, come to life! Our most popular package includes your chosen image in a stunning piece of wall art – the perfect centrepiece in the room of your choice.
Our bespoke 2 hour newborn baby photoshoot is a very special experience. In the first 14 days of your baby’s arrival, we invite you to our warm, cosy studio setting with soft lighting and plenty of time for a quick cuddle or feed between poses. Create lasting memories of the unforgettable early stages of life and book one of our packages today.
We’re a nation of animal lovers. Our pets are treasured members of our families, loved just as much as the humans in our lives. So, at Venture Studios, we positively encourage you to bring your animal companions along for a photoshoot, either with the rest of the family or a solo shoot of their own, and we will capture their personality and some stunning portraits for you to take home.
At Venture we recognise that your family may be just the two of you or you on your own. We all have our own special journey and stories to capture.
Cake Smash Photoshoots are quickly becoming one of our most popular photography experiences. Whether it’s to mark your baby’s first birthday or another milestone in their life, then this is the photoshoot for you! Bring along your baby’s favourite cake and a cute outfit you don’t mind getting messy and we’ll do the rest!
Expecting a new member of the family is always an exciting time. It might be your first, second or fifth child! Every time is magical, and each deserves to be celebrated. At Venture, our Maternity Photography Packages capture the unforgettable stages of your pregnancy.
How it Works
Venture Photography Maidstone delivers a fun and friendly photography experience for all types of occasions whether it’s to celebrate a special event or to simply create lasting memories with your loved ones. We offer a selection of four distinct photoshoot experience packages – Silver, Gold, Platinum and Diamond – designed for couples and individuals, families, pets, maternity and newborn, and cake smash. Our team of expert photographers are skilled at ensuring the photoshoot process is as comfortable and enjoyable as possible, resulting in natural looking images that are full of life.
Once you arrive at your local Venture Photography Studio, you’ll be greeted by our lovely team to walk you through the photography process. After your photoshoot you will then be invited back for a viewing session where you can see all of the images taken during your photoshoot, and choose your favourite. You’ll then receive a beautiful image from your photoshoot turned into stunning framed art. You also have the opportunity to purchase further images and frames from our wide selection.
Book an Experience
To book an experience with us today head to our photoshoot packages page where you can choose the most suitable experience for you.