11 Gorgeous Indoor Photoshoot Locations in Toronto
Looking for indoor photoshoot locations in Toronto? If so, you’ve come to the right place! We’re huge fans of the city of Toronto. And if you live and/or work there (and we bet you do if you’re reading this article) then you’re probably also pretty big fans of Canada’s largest city! There’s so much to love about it, all of which adds up to its earning a ranking of fourth on the list of the world’s most liveable cities. From the amazing public transit system to the delicious cuisines from all around the world, Toronto is a truly great place to be.
And this greatness extends to all of the amazing indoor photoshoot locations in Toronto. Whatever your aesthetic or the style of photography you’re planning to do, you’re sure to find a space that works for you in Toronto via Peerspace, the most extensive internet marketplace for hourly venue rentals. We’ve gathered 11 of our favorite indoor photoshoot locations in Toronto, so keep reading to find out more about what this fabulous city has to offer for photographers!
No list of indoor photoshoot locations in Toronto would be complete without featuring at least a few of the city’s numerous gorgeous lofts (we will be featuring a few!), and this authentic and beautifully decorated loft studio is a perfect example. It’s got tons of natural lighting with Southeast exposure as well as 16-foot ceilings. The loft’s warm and inviting aesthetic incorporates exposed brick, hardwood floors, a huge chalkboard, and plenty of plants and books.
Looking for a light, airy vibe for your indoor photoshoot location in Toronto? This open concept creative space with 13-foot ceilings and floor-to-ceiling windows is the right choice. The aesthetic is a nuanced one, with “unique design elements, including a lounge, custom archways, walls painted in chantilly lace white, and an art-deco inspired atmosphere.”
For those hoping to find an indoor photoshoot location in Toronto that is suited to a multitude of different aesthetics, here’s a fabulous option. With five different sets, this eclectic production studio is the equivalent of renting five different spaces for the price of one. The 1800-square-foot studio also has an enormous amount of lighting gear as well as other amenities and equipment you might require for your photoshoot, all included in the cost of the rental.
Another one of our favorite indoor photoshoot locations in Toronto, this creative studio and meeting space is versatile to fulfill a multitude of needs. Whether you’re looking to hold a meeting, event, photo or film shoot, or all of the above, it’ll work beautifully. And if you’re unsure whether or not it’s the right fit for your photography needs, the hosts are happy to let you book a tour of the space.
This creative photo/video studio is another location with multiple sets in one, this time six-in-one! Interestingly, unlike many of the other locations on this list, this studio has relatively little natural light, but as the hosts note, it “makes it very easy to achieve controlled and tasteful lighting conditions.” From the convenient location to the large floating mirror to the assortment of studio props and photography equipment, there’s enough here to keep your creative side occupied for an extended period!
6. Purity room
Why is this space called the purity room? As the hosts describe it in the location’s Peerspace listing, “This studio expresses the feeling of purity & freedom in your environment. With 8 large-scale windows that wrap the room with natural sunlight, 4 different types of aesthetically designed walls & 5+ staging options, you can bring any vision to life.” This sums up what’s so wonderful about this space, but you’ll really have to take a peek at the photos to appreciate it.
This elegant, luxurious loft is another example of the best that the city of Toronto has to offer. With 17-foot ceilings and floor-to-ceiling windows, you’ll have plenty of natural light all day long. Additional features include modern, tasteful furnishings, architectural details such as wainscoting, a brand-new kitchen, and an upper-level bedroom that can be used as a fitting/changing room or as an additional space for photography.
An awesome recording studio in downtown Toronto, this space is not only well-suited for music, podcasts, and interviews, it’s also perfect for photoshoots. As one past renter commented, “The studio was beautiful and was the perfect spot for a shoot. I will definitely be booking with Darwin again in the future.”
This studio loft in the St. Lawrence neighborhood of downtown Toronto is a real gem. It boasts 900 square feet of hardwood floors, exposed brick, huge south- and west-facing windows for fantastic afternoon light, and even a real swing. The space can accommodate as many as 20 people but is cozy and intimate enough to comfortably accommodate smaller groups as well.
This historic studio used to be a knitting and textile factory, as well as numerous other industrial uses, but since the 90s it’s been artists’ studios. It’s a 700-square-foot photography and creators’ space in Toronto’s East End. Key features include original hardwood floors, textured backgrounds, and an assortment of curated mini sets particularly well-suited to fashion, editorial, and portrait photography.
For those planning to hold their indoor photoshoot in a real home, this three-story, Scandinavian-inspired home is likely to be a hit. With three bedrooms and roughly 2,000 square feet of space, you’ll have tons of backdrops to explore during your photoshoot. We especially love this home’s all-white color scheme and gorgeous gas fireplace. The home is also a convenient location in the East End near numerous Toronto film studios.