a space for creatives.

Local | Professional | VERSATILE


A space for creatives to thrive.



The Studio, launched in June 2017, is located inside the Balvista Centre in the heart of the bustling Ballito Village. Owner and photographer Gavin Higgins has created a multi-dimensional space for creatives with a focus on professionalism, comfort, safety and versatility.

Whether you are a photographer, videographer, make-up artist, stylist or event organizer, we can accommodate you and provide you with the platform to achieve your objectives.

The studio is open by appointment only, for more information or to make a booking click here



(083) 654-6405



Shop 33, Balvista Centre
22 Sandra Rd,
Ballito, South Africa, 4420



By Appointment only.



FRI 11 AUGUST 2017 - Gavin Higgins  

Do you want to learn how to use that Fancy DSLR you got for Christmas once and for all? 

Join me for my NEW 1 day photography crash-course as we go through the fundamentals of photography, get you off Auto mode and taking control of your camera, and leave you taking photos you and all your friends will love. 

Seats are limited. For more info or to book your seat contact me today on 083 654 6405 or info@gavinhigginsphotography.com

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Here you can make bookings online up to 60 days ahead of time. Please note, non-members are required to upload a copy of their ID and a proof of address to make a booking, and will need to present their ID on arrival for security reasons.



Members of the Ballito Photo Club receive members discounts at The Studio, you can get more information.regarding becoming a member here

We also offer an Affiliates Membership at a monthly rate of R850, which entitles you to the following:

  • 5 Hours a month complimentary studio time
  • Complimentary gear rental
  • Discounted rates
  • First option on workshops/events
  • A profile on our website affiliates directory linking to your portfolio

For more information please fill out the contact form below and we will be in touch.

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The Studio BAllito

Shop 33, Balvista Centre

22 Sandra Road
Dolphin Coast, KZN, 4399
South Africa



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Gavin Higgins

Gavin Higgins, owner of The Studio, is a wedding and portrait photographer and runs regular photography workshops for beginners.

Contact Gavin on 083 654 6405 or info@GavinHigginsPhotography.com 



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