About the Church Studio

Our Church Studio used to be a secret church and retains many of the wonderful architectural features. It’s now a valued multi-purpose studio space with the kind of beautiful natural light associated with the Dutch Golden Age. We can also offer a total black out studio for full creative control for a wide range of productions.

Fully customisable environment -

To make your vision possible we draw on decades of in-house experience supporting world-class productions of every type and scale. The Kerk is adaptable to budget and project – We love working on a wide range of projects; from new start up brands or artists working on their first commercial projects to globally renowned brands and their creative teams? Call us to discuss your project and help to solve your challenges.  

Ideally suited to the following: 

Livestream Production set-ups
Hybrid Events (online/ offline)
Lookbooks Shoots
Product launches
Press presentations
Location for brainstorming sessions and team meetings Accommodates groups or team workshops, benefiting from central location.


Room Dimensions, Kitchen/ Adjacent breakout space
INFO here regarding tech/ screens etc
Private access to adjacent photography studio for productions needing multiple locations
Private off-street parking for up to 2x cars
On-site photo/ video equipment rental business – on set changes or backups can be supplied immediately with minimal impact on any project.
Super fast wifi - think this needs some data i.e. 1000 mbps

The Church Studio

Located in the vibrant Westergas Area, studio 08 offers you full creative freedom since you will be the only occupant of this 360-degree studio. Studio 08 is the only studio in Amsterdam of his size with a seamless white wall that covers the full height, width & depth of the space. 

Studio 01

STUDIO 01 is one of the most practical rental studios in the center of Amsterdam. With wide garage door entrance straight onto the street for easy access of cars and large sets and two indoor parking spots on request. A total floor space of approximately 400 m² . Ideal layout with around 170 m² of shooting area, private make-up/ styling area, a lively coffee and dining section. Whether you are producing photo or film, we provide tailored support to ensure your individual wishes and requirements are satisfied and put into practice.

Studio 02

STUDIO 02 has a total floor space of approximately 110 m² with two indoor parking spots on request. Ideal layout with around 75 m² of shooting area, private make-up/styling area, a lively coffee and dining section. Each day our personal chef prepares fresh, healthy meals on request. Whether you are producing photo or film, we provide tailored support to ensure your individual wishes and requirements are satisfied and put into practice. If necessary we can also arrange for professional assistance or a dedicated studio manager

equipment rental

UMSJATKA can arrange for any photo, film equipment, lighting and other gear and/or technical services, because we have a lot of love and knowledge for equipment and a wide network of dedicated professional partners in all fields of production.

So on request we can arrange any other hire equipment and services you don't find in our equipment list. Next to that UMSJATKA has its own extensive equipment depot. Plus we sell the complete color range of background paper, gaffatape and other consumables.
We also facilitate digital photography. We can arrange for SR Digital Operators and computer work stations, laptops, calibrated monitors and capture cables etc.

on location

For shootings on location lighting and equipment is for rent in combination with a photo assistent or/and a digital operator of Umsjatka Studio. Other rental options, for example renting equipment on location without an assistant of Umsjatka, is possible in consultation.

check out our equipment rental partner


Please feel free to contact us any time by mail or by phone or otherwise. For bookings as well as for questions:

Brouwersgracht 130-134
1013 HA Amsterdam
The Netherlands