Renting a photography studio can offer various benefits and opportunities for photographers, whether they are professionals or enthusiasts. Here are several reasons why someone might choose to rent a photography studio:
Controlled Environment: A studio provides a controlled environment where you can manage and manipulate lighting, backgrounds, and other elements to achieve the desired look for your photos. This control is especially important for portrait and product photography.
Equipment Access: Studios often come equipped with professional lighting, backdrops, and other essential equipment. Renting a studio allows you to use high-quality gear without the need for a significant upfront investment.
Professional Setting: If you're meeting clients or shooting commercial work, having access to a professional studio can enhance your image and credibility. A dedicated studio space can help you present a polished and professional image to clients.
Space for Large Projects: Some photography projects, such as fashion shoots or group portraits, may require more space than what's available in a typical home or outdoor setting. Studios offer the necessary room to execute these projects effectively.
Privacy and Focus: Renting a studio provides a private and focused environment where you can concentrate on your work without distractions. This is especially beneficial for commercial shoots or when working with clients who prefer a private setting.
Weather Independence: Studios provide a weather-independent shooting space, eliminating the challenges posed by changing weather conditions when shooting outdoors. This is particularly advantageous for projects that require consistency in lighting and backgrounds.
Creative Exploration: Having access to a studio allows photographers to experiment with different lighting setups, backdrops, and props, fostering creativity and exploration. This controlled environment can lead to unique and innovative shots.
Client Comfort: Studios often offer amenities such as dressing rooms and comfortable seating for clients, making the overall experience more enjoyable. This can contribute to positive client relationships and repeat business.
Networking Opportunities: Renting a photography studio may also provide opportunities to connect with other photographers, models, and industry professionals who may use the same space. Networking can lead to collaborative projects and shared knowledge.
Cost-Effective: Renting a studio on a per-use basis can be more cost-effective than maintaining a personal studio space, especially for photographers who don't require a dedicated studio for every project.
When considering renting a photography studio, it's essential to weigh the costs against the benefits and determine whether it aligns with your specific needs and creative model.
Steps for setting up your Studio time
Studio Rental (This is the correct form if using a model who is not listed in our featured section)
Studio Intro Guide
Monthly Membership Subscription
Monthly subscriptions offer access to our scheduling calendar to allow easy booking, Studio access codes for ease of entry, and better flexibility. Subscriptions start with a minimum 6-month commitment then auto-renew month to month, additional information is available in the agreement available by clicking the link bellow.
Featured Model Rental Agreement
This agreement IS for the STUDIO ONLY, these models have an agreement with the studio for reduced rental rates and additional time in the studio. Booking with these models gives an additional 15 minutes before and 15 minutes after your scheduled hour to give you time to set up and break down at no additional cost.
This is available for only the models listed in the field below. By clicking their names you will be directed to their Instagram pages.
Then use the form bellow
Studio Usage Fee Schedule
$50* – per hour
Discounted rates for
$140* – up to 3 hours
$250* – up to 6 hours
$325* – up to 8 hours
*Rentals require 24 hours notice at a minimum, rentals scheduled with less time will incur
additional fees less than 6 hours $50 | 6-12 hours $40 | 12-24 hours $30 | 24-48 hours $20
Use of our in-studio lighting gear & use of our backgrounds included at no additional fee. Damage fees may still apply to see our rental agreement for details. Going over your scheduled completion time will result in overtime fees as listed in the rental contract.
Level 0 - Comfortable no assistance needed at all -Changing Backgrounds not allowed at this level, unless you have received instruction and approval from our staff - No Additional Fee
Level 1 - This is most popular for frequent renters. Comfortable but need assistance with Studio 210 basics. Examples would be instruction on using our wireless triggers. This is popular for newer renters. - No Additional Fee assistance will last about 15 - 30 Minutes
Level 2 - Changing backgrounds (white, black, and random color always available) and items specific to our studio. - This service is available for an additional $25 per hour.
Level 3 - Actual assistance of the tasks of level 2. Adjusting lights, power, and changing light modifiers. This is most popular with photographers new to the studio setting. This service is available for an additional $50 per hour.
Level 4 - Studio instruction learning how to work in the studio environment. This is individualized instruction. This is recommended for new photographers or photographers looking to expand their skills in the studio. These programs are custom for you to call the studio for tailored pricing to your needs, however the rate starts at $100 per hour.
Please contact [email protected] to arrange assistance.
Rental Payment and Deposits
Please see the rental agreement for the most up to date payment and deposit information.
Time scheduled by the full hour extra an extra half hour may be added for a fee of $30.00.
All Single hour or bookings within 3 business days must be prepaid, a deposit of 50% is required for all other bookings.
All cancellations must have two-way communication without our reply a future credit will not be issued.
Please view the calendar below to check the studio's availability for your next project
Monthly Rental Programs
We also have monthly rental programs available giving access to studio space for
5 Hours for $195 per Month
10 Hours for $269 per Month
20 Hours for $439 per Month
30 Hours for $600 per Month
40 Hours for $700 per Month
Payments for monthly programs are due on the 1st and membership runs from the 1st to the last day of the month. Membership programs require a 6 month commitment unused time may not be carried from month to month. Programs are for an individual artist for non-commercial use, however, the studio owner can approve commercial usage to members. Plans do not include storage for your equipment or props storage options are available at an additional fee.
**Members may upgrade one time per floating year to a 10-hour plan mid-month for a balance of a 10-hour plan. Overtime hours are available at 5 hour members $30 per hour | 10 hour members $25 per hour | 15 hour members $20 |