11 Indoor Photoshoot Locations in Philadelphia
- Date: January 11, 2023
- Topic: Photography
- By: Peerspace
Looking for distinct photoshoot locations in Philadelphia? We get it! In fact, no photoshoot is too creative, edgy, or stand-out for this selection of indoor photoshoot locations in Philadelphia. On the list ahead, we’ve got something for everyone, with spaces ranging from castles and space-age apartments to graffiti-strewn spaces and jungles.
Whatever you’ve dreamed up for your shoot, there are Peerspace indoor photoshoot locations in Philadelphia to match. And while we’ve wrangled 11 of the very best, there are still tons more for you to explore on Peerspace. As the largest online marketplace for hourly venue rentals (including incredible photoshoot settings!), you will find your perfect space on our platform.
All listing comes complete with high-def photos, a detailed description written by the venue’s host, and reviews from past bookers. The price is also listed upfront, with no hidden fees to worry about down the road. And if your photoshoot location wants for anything, then contact your venue’s local host. They strive to make your time in their space both productive and fun and may be able to source any extras you need, be it additional props or professional gear.
But now, let’s get to our favorite indoor photoshoot locations in Philadelphia!
1. Where old and new meet
This location is your perfect fairytale ending! It is a classic stone house in Merion Station with multiple rooms within its 6,000-square-foot stately walls. All of its rooms are either traditionally or modernly decorated, giving you plenty of exciting backdrop options. If you’re creating a lifestyle photoshoot, we absolutely think the ultra-mod and elegant kitchen and bathroom are the perfect rooms to do so!
As one Peerspace user wrote in their review, “What a great location!! Great space for all your filming needs. Available parking in the driveway for our gear truck and staging. We were able to achieve few looks out of the space. Yedida was super accommodating & responsive. We will be back!!” And best of all, you can book it right here on Peerspace.
2. Decorated with love
We love the idea of using this gorgeous Peerspace venue for a boudoir or newborn shoot! The purple and yellow tones throughout the home create a calming vibe, while gorgeous natural light and contemporary decor only enhance the space. And check out the adorable swing daybed in the bedroom, which is also sweet, unique, and ultra-photogenic! You can even include add-ons with your booking, such as a “Dinner & Decor” package if it suits your shoot.
According to a podcaster who booked this space: “Lashan was very helpful welcoming and accommodating! Communication was no issue as she was able to meet a very specific request that made my photo shoot even more enjoyable. I would most definitely book this space again!”
3. Bring out your inner HelCat
This gorgeous Peerspace natural light studio in North Philly is one of our favorites! It’s a 1,100-square-foot industrial space with 20′ ceilings, huge factory windows that let in plenty of natural light, hardwood floors, and exposed brick walls. The host provides several props, like a bed (which can be BYOL, BTW [Bring Your Own Linens!]), minimalist furnishings, paper and muslin backdrops, and lighting equipment. It’s a beautiful option for boudoir, maternity, and other glamour-inspired shoots, especially since the host provides a spacious makeup area.
This lovely studio has plenty of rave reviews from the Peerspace community, including this one: “The studio is an excellent place for all of your video and photography needs. The studio is fully equipped with lights, backdrops, reflectors plus the natural lighting is great too! The host was extremely nice and accommodating! I highly recommend booking your next shoot here!”
Be sure to also check out our 10 dope places to take photos near Philadelphia!
4. Show off your gains
This Fairhill urban gym is a must-book for a vibey fitness photoshoot! It’s a professional, modern gym studio that boasts black walls with gold striping and black floors throughout. There’s also purple track lighting and a neon sign that both add to the ambiance. Between the sleek equipment, sensational lighting, and those pink details, we think this is one of the most distinct indoor photoshoot locations in Philadelphia!
This Peerspace venue also comes with all the equipment you could need for your shoot, from free weights to kettlebells. With breakout space, mirrors galore, and space for 12, you and your crew won’t have to limit your vision here.
According to a content creator who booked this space for a production: “Dope spot. Has everything u need”
5. Unleash your creativity at a multi-set studio
This multi-set studio has everything you need to pump up your portfolio. It boasts a cyc wall and two rooms with seven standing sets, and at least seven rotating backdrops/sets at all times. Since it also includes lighting and video equipment, you can just show up and do your thing. It’s a fun option for headshots and every other type of portrait need.
Check out all its pictures on its Peerspace listing to get a feel for everything it offers! Be sure to also read through all the add-ons that the host offers to ensure you get exactly what you want from this studio.
As one artist on Peerspace succinctly summed up their time at this studio: “Fireeeee. Perfect setting.”
6. All revved up
It’s 20 minutes outside of Philly, but you’ll be glad you made the short trip to New Jersey for this shoot location! This minimalist warehouse offers something you’ll be hard-pressed to find elsewhere — exclusive access to exotic and luxury cars for your photoshoot.
Can you imagine a better photoshoot prop than a Lamborghini or Rolls-Royce, the most expensive cars in the world? It’s also a perfect Peerspace bookable photo spot for your wedding announcement photos or a luxury model shoot. Along with exotic cars, the host also offers backdrops and props to personalize your shoot.
An artist who booked this car warehouse for a music video shoot shared the following impressions: “The space was amazing and Tom and his staff went above and beyond I would definitely recommend this space 5 Stars”
7. Sunday best
If you are looking for indoor photoshoot locations in Philadelphia that exude classical elegance, check out this beautiful 110-year-old church! You are sure to fall in love with the stained glass windows, high ceilings, hardwood floors, and high-end finishes that will make your photos pop.
This Peerspace venue would be an ideal space for a classy boudoir shoot or a stunning portrait session. It’s indoor photoshoot locations in Philadelphia that result in one-of-a-kind pictures!
An entertainer who booked this space for a production simply shared: “The space and service was great!”
8. To the moon and back
This unique studio is like something out of this world! It’s an outer space-themed apartment that will make a distinct impression in your portfolio. While the apartment itself is pristine and cozy, it includes tons of space and alien backdrops and props to pose with. And since it is an apartment, you get all the comforts of home when you book here. Book it with ease on Peerspace today!
According to a past Peerspace reviewer: “Spotless, everything is being seen in pictures is way better in person. The host was 100% mutual and kept communication with me to make sure I completely got in side with no problems. Great for a lot. thank you for this opportunity. Can’t forget even gave me a couple more minutes so yes the host does care about your work ethic.”
9. Vintage vibes
Transport your photoshoot back to the ’50s with this gorgeous mid-century modern ranch house. Most of the home’s custom features are still intact, including original light fixtures, wood paneling, and stonework inside and out.
The large windows lend themselves perfectly to a bright and airy photoshoot. With a few small decor tweaks and your photos could read anywhere from the 1950s to the 1970s. Let your retro imagination run wild in this fun and spacious Peerspace venue!
An associate producer who booked this space for a shoot shared this review: “Wow what a dreamy location for all MCM fans! Even cooler than the pictures! Jenn was an amaaaazing host, so helpful and kind. Hope to be back again!”
Still need some direction for your shoot? Then check out our 13 awesome photoshoot ideas in Philadelphia next!
10. Raw beauty
Everything you need but nothing you don’t! This raw, minimalist space is perfect for a photoshoot where you want to bring your own flair. The space also comes with all your production needs like professional lighting, backdrops, a small make-up station, a large bathroom, and chic furniture and props in several different areas of the room. But beyond that, the vast open spaces are also yours to do with as you please!
Get creative with photos in front of the exposed brick wall or bask in the natural light of the five large windows. Whatever your photoshoot involves, this Peerspace bookable studio is sure to inspire.
This is one of those venues that gets lots of love from the Peerspace community! This is only one example: “Great Space!! Highly recommend. Very clean, lots of props, beautiful variety of background texture. Will definitely rent again. ❤❤”
11. The Reservoir: an industrial warehouse photo studio
This urban oasis offers fun backdrops, great lighting, and a vibrant atmosphere! It provides you with several backdrops and multiple sets in one industrial space. The warehouse is a spacious 2,500-square-foot venue that boasts high ceilings and large windows that let in tons of natural lighting. You can also make use of add-ons like LED tube and cube lighting, fog machines, and blackout blinds for more content creation fun.
This space has tons of great reviews, and as one Peerspace reviewer writes, “What a beautiful space for photo/video shoots! Spacious, clean, various sets to use and Kurt is an amazing host. Absolutely will be booking again!” You, too, can fall in love with this warehouse studio after booking it on Peerspace!
Bonus: Create to your heart’s content at Studio Kho
We just couldn’t leave the stunning Kho Studios off this list of the best indoor photoshoot locations in Philadelphia! At 1,750 square feet, immense amounts of natural light, and backdrops and props galore, it’s a content creator’s dream. Aside from the lighting equipment, freight elevators, and dressing room, you can also make use of the studio’s kitchen. Plus, the host also offers helpful add-ons, like professional equipment and special backdrops.
Unsurprisingly this is also a studio that gets lots of love from the Peerspace community! Here’s a sample review: “I’ve heard so many great things about this place! I was so excited to book it and I am so happy that I did. This studio is even better in person and the natural light was beautiful. Thanks so much Vera!”
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