Photoshoots & Filming

Trentham is the perfect location for photoshoots and filming.


Personal Occasion Photography

Comprising 725 acres, The Trentham Estate is regularly used for photoshoots because of its natural beauty. This includes photography for:

  • Engagement shoots
  • Family shoots
  • Pet shoots

Trentham Gardens allows photography and use of video/recording equipment within the grounds, with the exception of special event days, for personal use only at a chargeable rate. You must be in casual dress for all shoots as we strictly do not allow ‘Wedding Day’ photography or pre-wedding/engagement shoots where the couple are wearing formal or bridal attire (including, but not limited to, suits, long dresses and smart occasion wear), this is an exclusivity for those getting married at Trentham. You will need to pre-book your slot in advance by calling our enquiry line, and as a starting point, to check all applicable photography fees, you must email Further information on charges and terms can be seen in our terms & conditions.

Drones are strictly prohibited without prior consent and permission. Permission for reproduction for any other reason, commercial or otherwise, needs to be gained in advance.  Permission for reproduction for any other reason, commercial or otherwise, needs to be gained in advance from Trentham

Photo by Kayleigh Carnes Photography.

Commercial filming and photography

The Trentham Estate has been used for filming purposes on numerous occasions for TV programmes and documentaries. Located in the heart of Staffordshire with excellent transport links, Trentham provides the perfect backdrop all year-round meaning filming opportunities are endless. We ask all crews to be respectful of our property and plant collections, and that all operations on-site are carried out with consideration to the tranquil surroundings.

If you have an enquiry regarding filming opportunities at Trentham, please contact us by e-mail.

Contact us to find out about our commercial photography pricing.

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