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The South Woodford

South Woodford

At Venture South Woodford we recognise that we all have our own character and passions….. and 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.

Contact your studio

Venture South Woodford, 221-223 High Road, South Woodford, London, E18 2PB

Opening times

Monday: Closed
Tues - Thurs 9am - 9pm
Friday 9am - 5pm
Sat - Sun 9am - 6pm

Evenings and weekends are appointment only


T: 0208 504 8463


Our Customer Experiences

The studio is where your experience comes to life

View a Venture experience.

The Daniels Family

It was the most fun day I have had and the viewing was amazing!

Our Services

At Venture South Woodford we offer a number of services and facilities to make your visit an amazing experience. We have provided some useful information below as may wish to take the opportunity to spend a little more time in our area. If there is any further information you require please do not hesitate to contact us.


Pay and Display car park within a short walk! (free on evenings and weekends).


We offer a bespoke fitting service in your home, please ask for details.


We can arrange shipment of portraits to virtually anywhere in the world.

to visit

Here is a selection of our favourite London tourist attractions for all the family. The National History Museum that boasts a collection of the biggest, tallest and rarest animals in the world, The Science Museum – see, touch and experience the major scientific advances of the last 300 years. Take a tour with one of the Yeoman Warders around the Tower of London, discover its 900-year history as a royal palace, prison and place of execution, arsenal, jewel house and zoo!

Meet your venture team

The team at Venture South Woodford will take the time to get to know you and the people you love most… we’ll capture the spirit of who you are, what makes you smile, the things you do together which make you the family you are… telling your story… in a unique way and creating a lasting record of those special moments to treasure forever. And we’re here to talk you through any aspect of your photography experience, please feel free to give us a call.

Dan – Studio Manager

Dan first came to Venture as a client and has never left!! Having worked in nearly every department he is now the Studio Manager, he looks after the team and oversees the clients through their experience. Dan is fun and approachable, loves getting to know the different families that visit the studio and helping to bring their stories to life. When he’s not at work, Dan loves spending time with his family, a good pub lunch and a long walk in the forest with the dog.

Carly – Style Director

Carly joined the Venture team in the “noughties” and is, responsible for looking after our creative styles. Having a fine art background she loves being able to interact with the clients and capture their different personalities and stories. She enjoys the variety that the job brings, the fact that every day is different and loves the freedom to be creative. In her spare time, she enjoys photography, art, food, wine, anything 1950’s and especially SHOES!! (*she has a “shoedrobe” at home!)

Mitchell – Photographer

Since joining Mitchell has certainly made his mark on the team and clients. He has a fun, outgoing and some would say unique character that helps bring the best out in his shoots. He has a life-long passion for photography and loves meeting new people who come from so many different areas to visit the studio. He loves spending time with our fun and diverse team and outside of work enjoys travelling, socialising, good food and (in his own words) WINE!

Eleanor – Photographer

Having graduated from university in 2014 Eleanor has already created some fantastic memories for our clients. The best part of the job for her is getting to know the individual clients, telling their story and capturing great expressions whilst doing something that she loves. She is fun, friendly, easy to get along with and makes a great cup of tea! Eleanor’s passion outside of work is theatre and spends many evenings taking in a show in London’s West End.

Loretta – Diary Co-ordinator

Almost every client that visits Venture south Woodford will have had a good chinwag with Loretta as she is in charge of finding them all the right appointment. She is easy going, fun loving and has a wicked sense of humour. The best part of the job for Loretta is the people she gets to know over the phone and the crazy bunch that she works with every day. She enjoys spending time at the gym and has a social calendar that many A-listers would be envious of!

Clare – Production/Admin

Clare looks after all of the client orders from the viewing room through to getting the finished product back to the studio. She enjoys seeing all the designs and the meticulous detail that goes into getting each order perfect. Clare’s great sense of humour means she always sees the funny side of life, which she says helps in her job role!! She loves the crazy colleagues that she spends her days with and in her spare time she likes to “spin” in the Gym and spend time with her family.

Weronika – Photographer

Weronika is the newest member of our team! Weronika hails from Poland via our Venture studio in Watford. She enjoys the challenges she faces, creating fantastic family photography by telling the customers story and getting the chance to work with amazing and talented people. She loves retouching pictures and learning new things! Outside of work you will find Weronika spending time with her family and indulging in the game ‘Worms’ and watching endless TV series’.