Rustic dining room with natural stone walls and a large fireplace, featuring a wooden dining table with black chairs, beige tiled flooring, and a classic chandelier, suitable for period dramas or countryside settings in photo and film productions.

Discover the Charm of French Stone Countryside: A Pristine Location for Your Next Shoot

Step into a world where the rustic charm of the French countryside meets the elegance of limestone architecture. Nestled in the heart of Perigord Noir, southwest France, our exclusive shooting location offers an authentic and serene backdrop for photographers, filmmakers, and content creators seeking a touch of bucolic beauty.

With a starting rate of just 100€ per hour, this quintessential French stone building is not only accessible but also presents an unbeatable value for a location of such character and versatility.

French Stone Building Exterior

Location Features

Our location boasts a plethora of features that are sure to captivate the imagination and enhance any project:

  • Authentic Limestone Facade: The building's exterior exudes timeless appeal, with natural stone that has weathered beautifully over the years, offering a textured and photogenic surface.
  • French Windows: Large, traditional French windows allow for an abundance of natural light, creating dynamic lighting opportunities and a warm, inviting atmosphere.
  • Rustic Vibe: The space is imbued with a rustic, approachable vibe, featuring classic French countryside aesthetics that provide an authentic setting for a variety of scenes.
French Windows Letting in Natural Light

The Neighborhood, Area, and City

Perigord Noir, known for its rich history and cultural heritage, is a region that has inspired artists and writers for centuries. The area is dotted with medieval towns, prehistoric caves, and lush landscapes that are characteristic of the Dordogne department. This location not only provides a stunning backdrop but also immerses you in the tranquility and charm of rural France.

When you step outside the stone building, you are greeted by the gentle rolling hills and the verdant greenery that make this region a jewel of the French countryside. The nearby towns offer quaint markets, local artisanal products, and the chance to experience the famed French gastronomy and wines.

Local Weather and Conditions

The Perigord Noir enjoys a temperate climate, with distinct seasons that each bring their own unique beauty. Spring and autumn offer mild temperatures and a kaleidoscope of colors, perfect for outdoor shoots that capture the essence of changing seasons. Summers are warm and filled with golden sunlight, ideal for longer shooting days. Winters, while cooler, provide a stark and dramatic landscape, with the limestone building offering a cozy refuge for indoor scenes.

To capture the location in its best light, we recommend scheduling your shoot during the golden hours of sunrise or sunset, particularly in the spring and autumn months when the light is soft and diffused.

Book Your Next Shoot

Ready to bring your creative vision to life in a setting that exudes French country charm? Book now and secure your spot at this exclusive location. Whether you're looking to shoot a feature film, a fashion editorial, or a lifestyle campaign, this French stone countryside location is poised to make your project unforgettable.

FAQ Section

What type of equipment is suitable for this location?

This location is versatile and can accommodate a range of equipment. We recommend using a tripod for stability, especially in low-light conditions. Reflectors and diffusers can help manage the natural light streaming through the French windows.

Can the space be used for events or workshops?

Yes, the space is available for events and workshops. Please contact us with your requirements, and we will be happy to accommodate your needs.

Are there any restrictions on photography or filming?

We ask that all photography and filming respect the integrity of the location and its surroundings. Drones may be used with prior permission, and all local regulations must be followed.

Is there parking available?

Yes, there is ample parking available for crews and talent. Please let us know in advance the number of vehicles you expect to bring.

What is the maximum capacity of the location?

The location can comfortably accommodate small to medium-sized crews. For specific capacity questions, please reach out with details of your project.

Comparison with Similar Options

While there are other countryside locations available for shoots, our French stone building offers a unique combination of authenticity, beauty, and accessibility. Compared to other options, it stands out for its genuine limestone architecture, ample natural light, and the rich cultural backdrop of Perigord Noir. This location receives a 5-star rating for its photogenic qualities and the serene atmosphere it provides.

Don't miss the opportunity to capture the essence of the French countryside in your next project. Contact us for more information or to arrange a visit.

Rustic Interior with Stone Walls

Experience the allure of the French countryside at our picturesque shooting location. With its authentic limestone walls, inviting French windows, and a rustic ambiance, it's the perfect setting for creating compelling visual content. Don't wait – book your session today and let the magic of Perigord Noir be the canvas for your creative masterpiece.


Perigord Noir Countryside Studio: Ideal Photo & Film Location

Charming Perigord Noir location featuring an authentic limestone building with quintessential French windows, exuding a rustic and welcoming atmosphere ideal for an authentic French countryside shoot.
La Roque Gageac, France
100€ per hour