This studio features: - Approx. 2500 sq ft or 48.5' wide x 52.5' deep - Lighting grid 16' high - 3-wall seamless white cyclorama - Cyclorama walls: 22.5' (left side), 48' (back side), & 33' (right side) - Usable cyclorama floor: 48' wide x 33' deep - Custom-built sound-dampening barn doors - Distribution box with 200 amp, 3 phase power - Furnished mezzanine with bar-height tables & stools - Kitchenette with sink, fridge, cabinets & counter space - Client lounge area with leather couch & coffee table - Ground floor accessible with truck-height loading doors & optional cart/dolly/wheelchair ramp - Rental rate covers a 10 hr day. Overtime and weekends are possible for an additional fee with advance notice. This is also just one of our various studios and creative spaces available in our 20,000 total sq ft space. Each studio space comes included with directors chairs, folding tables & chairs, apple boxes, sandbags, hampers, parking (as available), and limited access to our upstairs coworking space and conference rooms. We also have partnerships with lighting & grip, camera, and production rental houses to help arrange anything else you may need for your project. The rest of our building features a common lounge area with Cafe kitchen and coffee machine, large men's & women's restrooms, and lots of beautiful gallery art on display throughout the space. We're located in West Berkeley (San Francisco East Bay) just a short drive or bus ride (7 min drive/35 min walk) from the Ashby Bart station, and a quick walk to many great food and dining options in the area including Berkeley Bowl West (8 min walk). It's also very accessible from San Francisco via the 580 freeway (20 min drive from San Francisco Civic Center).
We ask our guests to be mindful of the cyclorama curved corners which are very fragile and walk only on the flat floor. Damage to the cyclorama or other rental areas will incur an additional fee. No smoking whatsoever is allowed in the building or within 20 feet of any entrance. Food and drink must stay in the designated areas. No non-prescription or illegal drugs. If alcoholic beverages will be consumed on premises, an appropriate liquor license must be provided. Music/voices are to be kept at reasonable levels. Speakers must be pointed away from the windows to keep noise levels low. No one will be admitted to the Premises who appears drunk or under the influence of illegal substances. No animals or pets allowed without prior consent of an authorized company representative. Maximum headcount of ten (10) people per 1000 sq ft in your rental party. Ask ahead if you have a larger group, which may incur an additional fee.