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contemporary // unique // moments


Our mission at studio 1 Photography is so offer inspired, creative Photography at the most affordable prices.

Studio 1 offers a in house framing service to ensure the best possible standard in product at the most competitive prices.

We give time and planning to all our photo sessions, whether it's a family portrait, makeover experience, children's party or a portrait for your pets.

Studio 1 Photography is set in a beautiful grade II listed building that is Penmore House situated in the heart of Hasland about 1 mile away from Chesterfield town centre. The studio offers visitor parking to the rear of the premises. 

Penmore house is a well presented grade II listed georgian building offering character, space and natural lighting to our sessions offering a unique photography experience. The building offers the space for our larger than average white area that is perfect for larger families and fun shoots, our bespoke designed newborn area has modern styled backgrounds for more creative shots, this area is perfect for children aged between 5 days - 5 years +.  The exterior of the building and the gardens offers the perfect backdrop for outdoor photography.

Studio 1 photography is a relaxed Portrait studio designed to make you feel right at home. We are easily found on the main Hasland road.

Visitor parking available to the rear of Penmore house, close by to the entrance. 

The Studio has a welcoming reception area that shows off an inspiring display of bespoke wall products, at studio 1 we offer a wide range of products including frames, canvasses and our Couture range which are displayed clearly in our reception gallery. 

Our generously sized studio allows us to capture up to 20 individuals at any one time, we offer a selection of back drops that give a real different look to your photos and use the latest lighting technology to give a creative flare to your photos. We provide many props that can also be used within your photography session but you are more than welcome to bring along your own props and items that may relate to your hobbies or interests.

Our lounge area offers a cosy, homely environment where our guests can relax during before and after shoots, this is also used as our viewing area.

Meet the Studio 1 Team

Photographer- Ashley Layton

Hair and make up artist- Emma Layton

Hair and Make up artist - Becky Taylor

Assistant- Nicole Cooke

Studio 1 Photography, Penmore House, Hasland Road, S41 0SJ

Our Services

Wedding Photography
story telling wedding photography service delivered at the highest quality with the most affordable prices within Chesterfield, Derbyshire and surrounding areas.
Family Portraits
Capture your family portrait often and cherish those ever changing moments.Family portraits are an important part of our history. They tell us where we've come from, where we're going and how we've come to be the way we are.
Bump to Baby
Capture a new life developing and remember those first days of a new born babies life.Our bump to baby experience captures images of your bump at its finest around 34 weeks of pregnancy.
Childrens Make-over Party
Celebrate your childs birthday in style. Every child wants the best party ever.
Babies First Pictures
Capture those memorable moments of your new born babies life to cherish forever.
Treat yourself or someone special to an experience to remember.
Pet Portraits
Love your pets, capture their portrait
Min Make-over Experience
Add a makeover to any experience to compliment your portraits.
Model Portfolio
A perfect starting portfolio for any up and coming model.
Birthday/Hen Party
Enjoy a fun filled party that will stand out from the rest.
Pictures in the Park
Enjoy an our door professional photo session at a location of your choice.
Family Generations
Celebrate the generations of your family, capture a family portrait.
Cake smash
Have a smashing time, bring along a cake and capture the fun and laughter smashing the cake.

Our Testimonials

  • My daughter had a fantastic 14th birthday photo shoot with her friends. Emma was fantastic doing the girls make up and hair and Ashley did a great job taking brilliant photos - hardest part is choosing which photos are our favourites.


  • Brilliant! My boyfriend and I went for our anniversary and they made us feel really relaxed and the photo's turned out really good! It took us ages to narrow it down for which ones we wanted!!


  • We have used Studio 1 Photography in Chesterfield many times and would recommend their friendly approach and professionalism to anyone.


  • Would like to thank Studio 1 for our photo session as we are delighted with our photos, after using other portrait studios and been unhappy we now wished we had used studio 1 from the star. Ashley managed to capture our best ever images.


  • Thank you to Ashley and Emma for my makeover and photo experience, I felt and looked a million dollars. I love my photos.


  • Thank you for pip pas pet portrait, she looks a star in the making.


Images to Treasure Forever