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dStudio, a UK Photographic & Fine Art Print Studio

The UK's Finest Fine Art Print Studio

About Us

Situated in an Old Church Hall in Little Clacton, a stones throw away from the south-east coast of Essex, Studio One Frames was established in 1973 with a brief to provide bespoke picture framing to local artists and photographers. Thirty years later, in the summer of 2003, we launched our Fine Art Printing studio, dStudio.

Our home

Built in 1868, you'll find us busy printing, trimming, finishing and packing orders in this old church hall set in the village of Little Clacton in Essex.

dStudio is now our exclusive service, we continue to provide our services to local photographers and artists, however we're honoured that creatives and businesses from all over the world have chosen our unrivalled print quality and decades of finishing experience and expertise to reproduce their images into print.

dStudio - Multi Award winning fine art print studio

Multi-Award Winning

We're proud to have won the Fine Art Trade Guild's Digital Printer of the Year award twice, in 2017 and 2018, we have also been shortlisted on three further occasions, in 2016, 2019 and 2022. Example prints were produced from three categories; artistic, photographic and a third image of our choice, our images were then lab tested and judged by a panal from the Guild. In 2024 we were awarded Environmental Stewards of the Year by Hahnemühle UK, we were commended for our continued efforts in sustainability.

dStudio - ArtSure and Fine Art Trade Guild member

Fine Art Trade Guild Members

We have been members of the Fine Art Trade Guild for over 30 years and we were one of the first studios to register to the Guild's ArtSure scheme, which further ensures the quality of our printing. Each paper we stock has been tested by the Guild for their archival qualities and along with the inks and printers we use. All 13 of the papers and canvas we print on are ArtSure Certified allowing us to include the ArtSure logo on our Certificates of Authenticity.

dStudio - Hahnemuhle Certified Studio

Hahnemühle Certified

In 2019 we became a Hahnemühle Certified Studio. We were visited by Hahnemühle UK and assessed to their high standards and knowledge of archivability and longevity of art prints, their technicians also assessed our use of archival inks and printers, our printing workflow including colour management and softproofing options. In 2024 we were certified as a Hahnemühle Platinum Studio.

dStudio - Canson Infinity Certified Studio

Canson Infinity Certified

In 2023 we became a Canson Infinity Certified Studio. We completed a number of tests to assess our knowledge of their papers, printing techniques and studio workflow. We also produced a series of test prints on two of Canson Infinity's papers, which were then sent to their headquarters in France to be examined. We are one of only a few studios in the UK to be both Hahnemühle and Canson Infinity certified.

dStudio - Carbon Neutral Fine Art Printing in the UK

Carbon Neutral

In 2021 we became a Carbon Neutral company. We annually calculate and offset our carbon emmisions to Gold Standard funds around the world, these projects help developing countries with renewable energy projects, protect areas from deforestation and support health and education projects.

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Updates on Our Blog

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Meet The Team

We're a close-knit team, passionate about art, photography, design and print.

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