Photography services are available before the ceremonies. If you would like to have photographs taken in the professional studios, to avoid disappointment, you should arrive leaving enough time to robe, register and have photographs taken.
The 'Classic' service conventional photography and will take place in a studio against a standard backdrop. This style of photography is traditional and can be used for individual or group photographs. As there are a large numbers of these studios set-up at the ceremonies you do not book in advance for this services.
This is a bespoke service which will provide contemporary photography in a darkened studio with customised lighting. 'Studio b3' will offer graduands and their guests a personalised service with more studio time and a range of hand-crafted frames. To complete these bespoke frames graduands will be offered the choice of black and white or colour photographs, and black & white overlays. This style of photography can be used for individual or group photographs.
It is not possible to order packages in advance, however you may find it helpful to view the available packages and prices on the H Tempest website.
Photography at the Graduation Ceremonies
graduation photographers offer two styles of photography, the Tempest 'Classic Service’ and ‘Studio
b3’. For more information about styles and a guide to packages and prices please refer to the H Tempest website (link)
The photography studios will only be open before your graduation ceremony so it is important that you arrive early enough to have pictures taken. If you would like to have the 'Classic' photographs please factor in a bit of waiting time.
Please view the venue guides to see where the photography studios will be based.
'Studio b3' will be available at your graduation ceremony by pre-booked appointment only.
For the graduation ceremonies taking place on 04 July 2014 the appointments for 'Studio b3' have all been filled but please check for cancellations on the day at the H Tempest Sales Desk in the 'Marketplace' (Royal Festival Hall Level 2, Green Side).
If you are attending a graduation ceremony between 26 August - 05 September and are interested in having 'Studio b3' photography please download, complete and return this booking form.
These sessions provide graduands with an opportunity to have
professional photographs taken in academic dress with friends, family or
They are the perfect opportunity to have photographs with a group of friends before you go your separate ways.
The Non-Ceremony Photography session is strictly by appointment only. Appointments will be allocated on “first come first served” basis.
For these sessions UCL provides the correct academic dress to wear in the studio. Please note the robes can not be removed from the studio.
There will be a session in November. We will release information about this session in October. If you wish to be on the mailing list for the November session please email email@example.com.
If you have any queries please contact us on firstname.lastname@example.org.