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Madeleine M.

"...We staged crafty and our equipment in the back, and filmed in the front area. It was nice to have separate spaces so crew members could setup outside of the production area. We were able to fake a studio apartment in the front area. The more information about the setup..."

Parisa Pan W.

"...The film studio is amazing and has everything we need. Host Avi is extremely friendly and helpful! Avi was also very patient when we went overtime finishing things up and cleaning things out. We had a really good time shooting here and will definitely come back and recommend the space..."

Featured film studios

Sawmill Studio Loft
Oakland, CA
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Large industrial studio loft run by artist and prop/interior stylist. 1800sf flex space featuring exposed brick walls, hand painted details and original (cleared) artwork. 10' ceilings, concrete floors, large windows, full kitchen and bath. Long marble conference/dining table, huge flat screen monitor and comfy furniture...

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Mixed Use Photography and Video Studio
Oakland, CA

...This is a professional photo & film studio perfect for green screen shoots, headshots, editorial, fashion, portrait, commercial, and product films and photography. It's also a great space for casting, meetings, and rehearsals. Space itself is an over 2,000 square foot studio featuring: - Lighting...

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650sq' Downtown Oakland's premier PROFOTO Photo / Video Production Studio
Oakland, CA
43

PROFOTO Photo and Video Production Studio. We have top of the line Profoto equipment (not the cheap Alien Bees like our competitors). We have a wonderful 650 square foot studio/event space for rent in Downtown Oakland's famous city center and theater district. We are located...

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Airy, Contemporary Lake Merritt Photo Studio
Oakland, CA
39

This beautiful storefront studio is 600 square feet on the ground floor with a cozy 150 square foot loft upstairs. It's located in the Ivy Hill neighborhood of Oakland, close to Lake Merritt, downtown, and freeways, with very easy parking. Away from the crowded Grand...

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2,400 ft² Open Loft-styled Versatile Studio
Oakland, CA
14

Available 7-days a week | 8AM-6PM $600 Rental Minimum (4-hrs) This space may be booked for a full day (10 hours). If you would like access to the 38' infinity wall you may book the full venue. Please click on our profile image to view...

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Downtown Rehearsal Studio with Natural Lighting
Oakland, CA
11

The Rehearsal Studio is an ADA­accessible 810 square foot room, with lots of natural light and a private restroom. With high ceilings and bamboo floors the space is ideal for the lifts and leaps of dance and physical theater as well as workshops and classes...

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Photography Studio with Included Lighting Assistance
Oakland, CA
13

Quiet West Oakland 1900sq ft photography studio with natural light availability along with 12ft wide shooting area. Free lighting assistance for beginners Late night availability Available amenities include kitchen, bathroom, music plug in and free wi fi. Over 2600 watts of lighting power (via 6...

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Beautiful Oakland Jack London Square, Audio booth, Lights, High Ceiling, Video Conferencing
Oakland, CA
7

NEW TABLES. SPACE UNAVAILABLE FROM JULY 17, 2018 TO JULY 18, 1019. NEW TABLES. Quiet, air conditioned open space with loading dock and ramp in front. 2 large windows. Moving cart, Tech Assistance available for additional small fee. No extra charge for overnight storage of...

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Huge, Affordable Production Space
Oakland, CA
15

...Soundwave Studios Backlot in West Oakland available for: film, video, photography, music, rehearsals, classes and gatherings - 3500 square foot flexible space - 50' x 30' open concrete floor space - 24' x 16' x 3' black carpeted stage with natural wood fascia - 100 amp power distribution breaker...

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Actual film studio bookings

indie web series film

I was wondering if i can rent your studio place for my indie film. I would like to shoot a scene there if i could. Its a web series. I would like to shoot a scene there if we can on the 20th 4pm to 9pm. I only have 2 actors and 4 film crew. I am only using small equipment sony 4k camera with battery and 4 LED lights. nothing big.

6 people
5 hours
$263.00

filming in a studio

I'm booking your studio now. We need the space to be blacked out during filming. I may need to rent some of your some equipments as well. I'll let you know in advance. Thank you.

6 people
5 hours
$782.00

small music video shoot

Studio looks great. I have a small music video shoot on the 2nd and your stage seems perfect. I was wondering if you had a detailed list of your G&E package I could share with our DP? Also, do you have any production supplies such as tables, chairs, steamer, racks, etc?

20 people
12 hours
$1,208.00

pop artist singing on a white cyc

I'm looking to book your studio on Sunday. It's a small shoot for a pop artist where she would simply be on the white cyc singing.

20 people
3 hours
$315.00

What people say about film studios on Peerspace

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06/10/2018
Nan B.

Space: Sexy, Witchy Dance and Mysticism Studio

"...This studio was a wonderful place for our production. Crimson, the host, was so accomodating and sweet, and even agreed to be an extra in our film. It was an absolute pleasure working with her! If you're on the fence, just pull the trigger on this space. You won..."

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03/06/2018
Sean J.

Space: A Modern Photography Studio + Cyclorama - Lower East Side

"...We absolutely loved working in this studio. The studio has a great white wall for studio photography but we also did film with video in the space. Despite being close to the street, we had little problems with audio. Plus our contact Avi was great with both communication prior to..."

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11/03/2017
John F.

Space: Brooklyn Industrial Studio – 14 Skylights – Drive in Space

"...Had a small film shoot here and I couldn't have been happier in choosing this space! The owners, Leigh and Simone, are incredibly friendly and greatly care about the arts, which is rare when booking a studio. The overall space as large as you'd imagine, with the ability..."

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09/27/2017
Nico H.

Space: Beautiful Turn-Key White Cyc & Green Screen Film Stage

"...This studio is perfect! We just did a music video shoot here and everything we needed was there for us to use. The crew and I had a blast and if I ever need a space like that again I'll definitely be hitting them up. Everything was clean and..."

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05/06/2018
Michael S.

Space: Simple Downtown Loft with Plenty of Sunshine

"...We had a great film shoot in Studio A! They had everything we asked for set up in the studio. This area of downtown is VERY busy, so if you shoot here, you need to be aware of the street noise. But that's no fault of the space! Everyone..."

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11/22/2017
Martín R.

Space: Sawmill Studio Loft

"...Always a joy to film at Sarah's studio..."

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08/09/2018
Tobin M.

Space: Recording Studio for all your Recording Needs: Rap, Rock, Hip Hop, Podcast, Pop, Foley,...

"...Jonathan was awesome, and his studio space is just what I needed to film a short sketch. He even humored me enough to help me get some great lighting and solid footage for an absurd comedy bit--a true mensch..."

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03/26/2018
Maria N.

Space: Photo Film Stage - $25 / Hour Photo Studio Rental - Film Stage Rental - Los Angeles

"...That was so great to rent the studio with Photo film stage! We easily booked and the studio was ready for us! The manager directed us and gave all instructions! He was extremely polite and welcoming us! Thank you, Photo Film Stage..."

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03/08/2018
Adam E.

Space: Natural Light Urban Looking Studio

"...Had such a fun time taking film photos at this studio. Joanne was a lovely host and very helpful showing me around. Would totally book this studio again..."

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10/25/2017
Allie K.

Space: Long Island City Industrial Loft Studio with Skyline View

"...This was an amazing space for a shoot. The studio had amazing light and there was a lots of space for holding that was really helpful. Would definitely film here again! Christopher was a very very helpful host..."

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10/16/2017
Dina B.

Space: K-Town Private Studio

"...Kevin was very hospitable and the studio itself was beyond my expectation. We were shooting couple of scenes for short film and the space is organised the way we had everything we needed. I would definitely recommend this studio and will rent it for the future projects! Thank you Kevin..."

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07/29/2017
Grace K.

Space: Long Island City Industrial Loft Studio with Skyline View

"...party. We had about 30 extras for the film, so we set up beer and pizza outside to entertain them while we set up inside. Chris was extremely friendly and flexible and responded in a timely manager. Jesus, the studio manager on site when we were there was incredible! He..."

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11/07/2016
James M.

Space: Affordable, Clean and Private Production Space

"...rent his in-house photo lighting equip (So not just a money saver but saved loads of time on pickups/returns) and because we were film folks doing our first true photo shoot, he was super helpful in walking us through some of the subtleties and differences in the lighting equip..."

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08/22/2017
Noam E.

Space: Studio space with cyclorama for photo/video projects

"...Great space! Did a film shoot and needed a quiet studio, Sergei and Alexey were so helpful and shoot went well, will definitely book it in the near future..."

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08/05/2018
Kim F.

Space: Bright & Spacious Loft in Private Industrial Area

"...taking them down for me! I’m on a budget but this studio made me look like my budget was bigger than it actually was lol will be back soon 💪🏽💪🏽and I had my privacy to film nobody was there but me anywho you get the point 5 stars..."

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06/28/2018
Jordan S.

Space: Fully Equipped Production Studio with Lighting Kits, Green Screen & More

"...can't say enough about this studio, 1817 Studios is the perfect space for film and photo shoots. Steve is extremely helpful and flexible, the studio itself is a great amount of space with rooms and everything that's needed! Would 100% use again..."

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08/11/2017
Nermin S.

Space: 650sq' Downtown Oakland's premier PROFOTO Photo / Video Production Studio

"...We rented the space for filming a day long workshop for a documentary project. Leon was an amazing host. He has wide-variety of equipment for use that comes with the rental agreement. He was very generous with his time, letting us use his equipment and also offered his expertise..."

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04/24/2017
Jeremy C.

Space: HUGE 1924 Film and Photo Warehouse Location with Drive-in Loading + Parking + EQUIPMEN...

"...Leila was accommodating and helpful all day long. I would recommend the space to any other producers interested in using it as a studio for film, tv or photography shoots..."