Ludlow Studios

Boutique photo and video shoots, launch parties and event space.

About Ludlow Studios

Ludlow Studios is the Lower East Side boutique photo studio, video studio, event space and culture house. When you book Ludlow Studios, you get 2,300 square feet of private, ground floor space. See what clients are doing at Ludlow Studios.

Ludlow Studios Clients

Clients include international brands like Elle, New Balance, Nike, HUF, Kenzo + downtown creatives like Orchard Street Runners, Alldayeveryday, Wiissa and Lemonade NY. Check out our full list of clients or book Ludlow.

Your Private Studios

2,300 square-foot space with 500 feet of makeup, wardrobe and prep space. Our 11x17x21′ 90-degree full-cove cyc is perfect for shoots and our 250-person capacity and three bathrooms are perfect for events. Check out full specs below.

Photo + Video Shoots

Elle, Lucky Mag, New Balance, Vogue, Condé Nast, Maxim, All Day Everyday, Lemonade, East + Pleasant, Land-See, Chromista, Jungles in Paris all choose Ludlow Studios.

Events + Launch Parties

Nike, Glossier, Associated Mag, Bo Concept, Smart Car, HUF, The Know Mag, Orchard Street Running Club, MIT Sloan, Reif Larsen, Nineteenth Amendment all choose Ludlow.

Press Previews + Art Shows

Razorfish, Brachfeld Gallery, True Religion, Gravure, Paul + Williams, Waltzing Matilda, Steve Madden, Sala Menendez and Wiissa all choose Ludlow.

Space Specs

  • 40 Ludlow St. between Hester and Grand
  • F, J, M, Z, B, D subway within blocks
  • Ground floor
  • Rollaway window big enough for a car
  • Roll gate and blackout curtains
  • Street parking
  • Soundproofed space and quiet street
  • 2,300 sq-ft photo, video, event space
  • 500 sq-ft back of house/wardrobe/makeup
  • 11x17x21’ 90-degree full-cove cyclorama
  • 250-person capacity standing; 150 sitting
  • 12’ ceilings
  • 3 bathrooms
  • 3 handmade 8’ Carolina ash tables, 1 DJ table
  • In-house EQ and photo equipment
  • 300 MB/S WiFi with Apple TV
  • 11-speaker QSC wireless audio system
  • QSC MX700 amp with 350 watts per channel
  • Mackie 402VLZ4 4-channel mixer
  • 14 ceiling outlets for customized lighting
  • 2600-lumen Epson Home Cinema projector

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pics from "Art by Courtney Barnett" gallery show

Nicole Disser from Bedford + Bowery talks about her experience at Courney Barnett’s Pop up Exhibit at Ludlow Studios

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Ludlow Studios was packed to the brim with people for the private one-night only event to celebrate and ogle Australian singer-songwriter Courtney Barnett’s art work. The crowd included everyone from stylish hip kids furtively scanning the room for Barnett’s messy brown mane to appear somewhere in the crowd, loafers who weren’t …

When Art Meets Music: Sounds Collide With Cubism At Daniel Hibbert's "Timeless" Exhibit

News one features Daniel Hibbert’s ‘Timeless’ Exhibit at Ludlow Studios

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Engineer by training, artist from the heart. This is how Daniel Hibbert views his very intricate life. The Michigan native, Brooklyn-based artist held his first solo exhibition in New York this month called "Timeless," a series of pieces that define the style, colors, and music of the past six decades through cubism.


Courtney Barnett’s photography show at Ludlow Studios

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photos by P Squared Photography ; words by Bill Pearis In town for tonight’s big show at Terminal 5, Courtney Barnett had a showing of her photographs documenting her 2015 tour as well as the artwork from her new album, that happened Tuesday (7/21) at a Lower East Side gallery.

Noah Purifoy's "Junk Dada" Is an Art Show for the Post-Ferguson World

Noah Purifoy’s ‘Junk Dada’ is at Los Angeles County Museum of Art

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In 1989, the 72-year-old artist decamped from his home in Los Angeles to Joshua Tree in the Mojave Desert, where he spent his last decade and a half living on a friend’s land and creating sprawling outdoor sculpture installations, assemblages of found materials like bicycles, aluminum trays, beer kegs, and bowling balls.


Shantell Martin x The Slow Factory launched new collection in honor of Antoine de Saint-Exupery

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Slow Factory is proud to collaborate with acclaimed visual artist Shantell Martin on this collection, which ties the magic of Le Petit Prince with the whimsical

"Louisa, Requested" Is Back and Still Glittery.

You can’t miss the proud return of the Diva, Louisa

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The diva is back for another round! Join Louisa on an epic journey through her monumental career and hear her sing through her legendary retrospective. The twist? All the songs –lyrics, melodies & music– are improvised, based on audience suggestions from you. Need to tickle your funny bone?


See how Scott Patt ‘s Bigger Smaller Funnier exhibition turns words into stories

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Unsure of whether to pack an umbrella or a parasol this week? In order to beat the heat or stay safe from summer showers, we’ve provided you with some great spots to stay indoors. Click through to check out our favorite art shows currently happening. [Photo via @asktheministry]