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Private Photo Shoots

Request a Private Photo Shoot at Preston Castle

About Preston Castle’s Private Photo Shoots

Preston Castle is a stunning historical landmark located in the Sierra Nevada foothills of Northern California. This magnificent structure boasts beautiful architecture and a rich history making it the perfect location for a one-of-a-kind photo shoot.

Photographers have exclusive access to the property meaning you won’t have to worry about other people getting in the way of your shots, or dealing with the hassle of finding a secluded location. Bring your crew, your gear, and your imagination.

The Castle, with its Romanesque Revival Architecture and eerie atmosphere, offers a variety of settings to capture your perfect shot. From grand staircases to various rooms, the Castle offers plenty of opportunities for unique backdrops and angles. The Castle’s exterior is equally breathtaking, with its towering walls and turrets providing a stunning backdrop for any photo.

Choose the time of day that works best for your shoot, whether you prefer the soft light of morning, the darkest of nights, or the warm glow of the afternoon sun. You can also bring your own props and wardrobe, allowing you to create a truly personalized and unique experience.

Private Photo Shoot Rates

Time Slot

Rates & Conditions

6 AM to 6 PM $125 per hour, 2 hr min., up to 5 people, $25/hr. ea. additional person
6 PM to 12 AM $175 per hour, 2 hr min., up to 5 people, $35/hr. ea. additional person
12 AM to 6 AM $225 per hour, 2 hr min., up to 5 people, $45/hr. ea. additional person
  • “Person” includes all involved, including models, hair/make up, wardrobe, lighting etc.
  • A $300-$1000 refundable damage/overtime deposit is required, depending on size and scope of project.