Brisbane’s Home of Pinup Photography

Australia’s first photographer to become an Official Partner Studio for Retro Lovely Magazine, the #1 Pinup Magazine in print

Explore Pinup Photography at Elite Studio

Step into the world of timeless elegance and allure with pinup photography at Elite Studio. Whether you’re drawn to the sophistication of the roaring 20s, the allure of old Hollywood glamour, the retro vibes of the 1950s, or the swinging spirit of the 60s, our studio specializes in capturing the style and essence you desire.

Step into the Spotlight: Become a Retro Lovely Magazine Star!

Enjoy a personalized one-hour photoshoot, styled to your preferences, ensuring the look you desire. Your favourite photos are professionally retouched to magazine-quality and submitted to Retro Lovely Magazine for guaranteed publication. Don’t miss this chance to shine in the pinup world!

Behind the Camera

At Elite Studio, you’re in the care of Andrew Merefield, a Certified Professional Photographer and proud Qld College of Art graduate. With over 30 years experience capturing people’s stories, Andrew brings warmth, expertise, and a friendly touch to every photoshoot.

Embrace the Joy of Printed Memories: Take Home Beautiful Photographs!

Elevate your photography experience with our printed photo options. Each print is crafted with care, ensuring every detail shines. Take home your treasured memories and make them last a lifetime.

“Oh wow!

I have just pulled out my computer to message you.

I have been looking through the photos but kept adding more choices, rather than subtracting….

Thank you again Andrew, I really enjoyed this concept and it was a lot of fun.  The photos are so beautiful, you are a real talent!”

Ginger LaBelle

“I have done quite a few studio and on-location shoots with Elite Studio and every one has been so much fun and I’ve left feeling like a pinup goddess – with a few magazine covers to boot!”

Ali Amalfi

Themed mini Shoots


Capture some magic with our new Theme Day Mini Shoots – your golden ticket to a world of wonderful pinup photos.
A different theme every month, you choose your favourite themes or indulge yourself and shoot the entire collection.
In just 20 minutes, your images are captured and you pick your photos retouching – and guess what? Two of these are included in your shoot fee

Magazine Shoots


Want to see yourself on the pages of Retro Lovely Magazine!
This one hour shoot is styled individually, based on your ideas, so you get the photos you want. Plus you pick your favourite six photos to be retouched to magazine quality and submitted to Retro Lovely for guaranteed publication.

Multi Shoots from


Do you have too many ideas to fit into one shoot?
Or you want to shoot with some friends?
A multi shoot is just what you need. It’s an extended shoot on one day so handle more people or multiple themes. Just $395 for the first person or theme then $300 for each new theme or extra person with extra time for changing looks. There’s 6 retouched photos included with each shoot and all of these can be published in Retro Lovely Magazine.

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