A community of professional vacation rental photographers local to you

Since 2015, ACT Studios has been delivering the highest quality specialist holiday accommodation photography to owners across the UK. We have a small team of skilled professionals here (headed up by Marcin Chojnacki) who work hard to create the very best images to use across all your marketing: websites, social media, OTA listings and more. Then towards the end of 2022 we set out to build a global network of photographers – to help owners to showcase their properties at their very best, wherever they’re based.

Now more than 250 independent professional photographers have come together to provide the best support to owners and property managers of vacation rentals, STRs, holiday properties and hospitality businesses located anywhere in the world. As likeminded professionals, we share knowledge, experiences, techniques and much more. The desired goal is to continuously ‘lift’ the standard of imaging across the whole holiday rental industry.

Our photographers can vary in the services they provide which typically include: Professional photography of internals and externals, atmospheric dusk shots, drone imaging, floor plans, 3D virtual tours, property staging and more. 

If you can’t find a photographer’s pin near you on the map then do still get in touch as we will always make best efforts to help.   


In the UK

Marcin ChojnackiAreas covered: England & Wales, UK

Mario VandershotAreas covered: England & Wales

Russell HoggAreas covered: Scotland, north of England & UK

In the USA

Aleksei TorozerovAreas covered: Orlando and Orange County

Ben Melnick – Areas covered: Denver Metro area and beyond

Cody LereAreas covered: Western South Dakota, Northwestern Nebraska, Southeastern Montana, Wyoming

Daren Clodio – Areas covered: Central Oklahoma

Eli Bennett – Areas covered: Colorado Springs, the Front Range, and beyond

Ivo – Areas covered: South Florida

James Meyer – Areas covered: SE Wisconsin

Jared Hoffpauir – Areas covered: USA 417 Area Code, Branson, Springfield, Nixa, Ozark +

Jennie BoumaAreas covered: Snohomish Country, King Country +

Kevin MartinezAreas covered: Pima Country, Santa Cruz County, Arizona & Sonora

Kim Tinuviel ArizonaAreas covered: Lake Havasu City, Parker, Quartzsite, Blythe, Needles, Laughlin, Bullhead, Kingman and surrounding areas

Kim Tinuviel Washington StateAreas covered: Whidbey Island, Oak Harbor, Coupeville, Greenbank, Freeland, Langley, Clinton, Anacortes and surrounding areas

Krista SilzAreas covered: Greater Cincinnati. Will travel as well +

Lindsey Mixon – Areas covered: Savannah, Tybee Island and surrounding areas

Meredith CoonsAreas covered: Albany NY area, South of Boston Massachusetts, USA

Mona MakelaAreas covered: New Mexico

Nichol Davis – Areas covered: Southern California +

Nicole Peloquin – Areas covered: The Oregon Coast, Tillamook Country

Samantha PercenteAreas covered: Southeast Wisconsin, central Wisconsin, northeast Illinois

Scott Ramsey – Areas covered: North Georgia and above Atlanta

Suzi SchirmAreas covered: New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Connecticut, New York City, Philadelphia PA, Poconos PA, Catskills NY, New Jersey Shore, Long Island Sound, Long Beach Island

Tim Dardis – Areas covered: Central Florida

In Europe

Ben SissmanAreas covered: Costa Blanca North, Marina Alta, Vall De Pop, Costa Blanca South – Spain

Luca Candela – Areas covered: Italy

Australia & Thailand

EstefaniaAreas covered: Sydney Metropolitan Area, Australia

Marli NagtegaalAreas covered: Western Australia

Nicolas VoisinAreas covered: Thailand

Holiday cottage photography and websites by ACT Studios

Capturing outstanding images

Producing the very best images to help you market your vacation rental is a skilled profession. As well as arriving with the right equipment (lighting, tripods, lenses and more), your property photographer will spend time talking to you. They’ll ask what makes your accommodation stand out? What do guests love about it most? Who is your target audience? How do you go above and beyond to make everything even more special? They can provide guidance and help to stage or dress your property too. Ultimately they want the same thing as you. To produce outstanding images of the highest quality that they are proud to showcase just as much as you are.