It’s a way of using your skills, drive and passion to achieve success, fulfilment and happiness. Venture will provide you support in all aspects of setting up and running your own studio to our proven model, helping you to achieve success in a creative, fun and dynamic business.
More people than ever are running their own business franchise. Many successful Venture franchise owners have never done anything like this before. Some may have been photographers or been in the business but others have not worked in the creative industry prior to opening their studio. We provide comprehensive training and ongoing support, so that you can gain the skills, know-how and confidence to run your own successful business.
Venture Studios, established in 1998, provides highly personalised photoshoot experiences for over 10,000 adults, children and pets each year through our family of franchise owners across the UK, USA and Asia. Our highly trained and award-winning photographic artists elevate taking an image to a new art form – The Art of Photography – capturing the essence of individuals, their personalities and what truly makes them unique. Our dedicated factory in the UK creates over 20,000 hand-made framed images per year.
Venture Studios are fun and energetic places to be, bringing families together, capturing their personalities, creating stunning gallery-quality images and producing bespoke, hand-made, framed affordable art for family homes in their community.
As a Venture Studios franchisee, you will have the opportunity to make an average annual turnover of £440,000.
The Venture model is designed to generate earnings for our franchisees of 10 -15% of turnover, in addition to a salary of approximately £25,000.
Our network of franchisees is from a wide variety of professional backgrounds. Our straightforward application process identifies if you have the right qualities and skills to successfully run your own Venture Studio.
Sarah had previously worked for a photography makeover studio in a sales role, and joined Venture as an employee in 2014, taking the decision to become a franchisee and takeover the studio in Rochdale in 2015.
We take great pride in making sure that your images bring your personalities vividly to life, so we encourage you to bring props to reflect your passions and hobbies, to really show who you are.
Our photographers and staff are hugely experienced in bringing out the best in, not only, young and older children alike, but also you as parents. Getting you all to act naturally and exposing your individual personalities perfectly.
Professional portrait photography doesn’t have to be boring! Far from it. Having photographed thousands of children and families over the years, we can confidently say they always have a great time.
We create fun and exciting studio shoots for you and your little ones. Simply bring along your own props, be it toys, outfits, musical instruments or sports equipment. Anything that will help show off their personalities and yours. We’ll do the rest!
You’ll be surprised how your child will interact with you and your photographer, giving some priceless expressions to create once in a lifetime pictures that you will treasure for years to come.
The shoot is just the beginning! After the family photo shoot our digital image preparation and enhancement will ensure a wide range of superb quality photographs of your children and/or family.
Once we have added the finishing touches we’ll invite you to view your families stunning images in the comfortable cinematic surroundings of our digital theatre.
Settle down with a cup of tea and enjoy a unique show of your very own photographs. Your photographer will select the best images from your shoot and present them in a movie style format, soundtrack and all!
As well as our largest sized Gallery or Metro framed image from your photoshoot experience, we also offer a huge variety of photo sizes, frames and formats providing each and every family with a variety of options to choose from and to cherish forever.