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Costas A.

"...The setting is very pleasant and well-maintained. The decor included a variety of interesting props and backgrounds for creating portraits and fashion work. Ms. Chanae was very professional and began our visit with a quick mini-tour of the facilities then provided a much needed bottle of water. The..."

James L.

"...The place was perfect for portraits, meeting Cherlyn right when we got into the room felt so welcoming/pleasing. I would recommend this place to anyone looking for a indoor place with perfect natural lighting to do a photo shoot in. Parking isn't too bad either considering it is in..."

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Open and airy gallery space/photography studio with skylight in an urban setting
Oakland, CA
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This is a 1000 square foot flexible space with a photography studio. We also have gallery and exhibition space, so you will be surrounded by beautiful and interesting art. The studio works well for photo shoots, product shots, and small video projects. Our photo production...

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Sunny, Art-Filled Oakland Loft
Oakland, CA
70

Available 7-days a week | 9AM-6PM Our space was converted from a machine shop and garage to an open loft in the late 1990s. In the hip NOBE neighborhood with many nearby restaurants and cafés, including Summer Summer Thai, Noodle Theory Provisions, and Ruby's Cafe...

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Airy, Contemporary Lake Merritt Photo Studio
Oakland, CA
36

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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Sawmill Studio Loft
Oakland, CA
27

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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650sq' Downtown Oakland's premier PROFOTO Photo / Video Production Studio
Oakland, CA
42

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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Natural Light Photo Studio Loft
Oakland, CA
40

2100 Square foot floor plan photography studio with high ceilings and natural light. Full kitchen with 5 burner gas stove and huge 9ft rolling counter space. Perfect for use by food stylists, chefs, and caterers. A nice balance of functionality and character. Great for both...

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Light Filled, Interior Designer's Modern Rustic Oakland Apartment
Oakland, CA
4

Apartment is 1100 Sq Ft Living Room: 180 Sq Ft Bedroom 1: 90 Sq Ft Bedroom 2: 132 Sq Ft Bedroom 3: 120 Sq Ft 2 Bathrooms: 1 tub, one clear shower Kitchen: Modern with brand new steel appliances, hood stove I'm a Feng Shui...

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Cozy Creative Publishing Salon
Oakland, CA
4

This cozy, book-lined Nomadic Press Creative Workspace is located in Fruitvale, Oakland. Take salon shots in the interior or catch the Los Angeles-like movement of Foothill Boulevard just outside. The space is intimate at about 450 square feet and is available for film or photography...

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01/06/2018
Michael C.

Space: Petite Boutique Portrait Studio On Westside

"...Michele was a great host and communicated everything with me. The space had everything I needed for my portrait session. Would definitely book with Michele in the future..."

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05/19/2018
Leilani S.

Space: Open and Airy Gallery Space with Skylight in an Urban Setting

"...and had enough seating for us. They were also willing to take down the art they had installed to allow us to exhibit our portraits and poetry..."

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10/15/2017
Michael M.

Space: Sunny, Art-Filled Oakland Loft

"...We used the space to shoot some portraits and got great results. It's a beautiful well lit space. Anne was a gracious host who makes a mean salted chocolate chip cookie. The neighborhood felt safe and parking was not an issue..."

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11/19/2018
Erika L.

Space: Stylish Apartment for Photo Shoots

"...professional, punctual and willing to assist with anything we needed. She responded to messages very quickly. I would use this space again for a portrait shoot that feels like ‘at home..."

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07/22/2018
Robert G.

Space: Beautiful 500 sqf space available for all your projects

"...Great Space! Nicks extremely helpful and was perfect for my portrait session! will be back again..."

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08/08/2018
Yana T.

Space: Spacious Downtown Studio with Huge Windows

"...Beautiful place! Lots of natural light. Lots of options for a portrait session..."

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11/17/2018
Brett L.

Space: Uptown Spacious Loft - \

"...This is a great space. It's large with a bunch of different looks inside and a nice little space outside for daylight portraits. Alya made everything go very smoothly. I've already booked it again..."

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04/13/2018
Christina H.

Space: Midtown Production Studio

"...This space was amazing! Perfect size for shooting some portraits & full body shots. The host was extremely helpful & responds very fast. The space is actually bigger in person than it looks in the picture which was amazing! Overall such a great space, would 100% recommend to anyone & will definitely use..."

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01/19/2018
Jeff D.

Space: Art 1 - Downtown Loft with Concrete Textured Wall, Big Windows, White Staircase, White ...

"...We did an executive portrait shoot here and it was absolutely perfect for what we needed. The photos do a great job of showing you what to expect and everything looked as good as the photos or better. Epic views, great lighting opportunities, and everyone we spoke to was friendly..."

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08/29/2018
Tania L.

Space: Bushwick Bright and Airy Photo Studio

"...Dayane is a wonderful host and her space is perfect for product shoots and portraits. Great equipment ready to use. The natural light is fantastic which helped us out a lot. I would definitely book again! Thanks Dayane..."

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05/12/2018
Rupa C.

Space: Photography Studio with Cyclorama wall in Santa Clara

"...Paul's studio is my go-to location for all my portrait and fashion shoots..."

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01/25/2018
Brian J.

Space: Beautiful Natural Light Downtown Loft

"...specialize in headshot and portrait photography. The window light and spacious floor plan in this loft is a photographer's dream. AMAZING! I couldn't be more pleased with the looks that I was able to create here. April and Conrad are outstanding hosts. They are professional, thorough, and responsive..."

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02/17/2017
Andie M.

Space: Amazing Fully Lit Film & Photo Studio with White Cyclorama Wall - Lights Included!

"...book on short notice, and was great on-site as I got acquainted and set up. The space had everything I needed for my portrait shoot, was clean, had parking right at the door, and was easy and fun to work in..."

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09/23/2018
Peter R.

Space: Eclectic Contemporary SOMA Loft: 18 ft Ceilings, Tons of Natural Light in San Francisco

"...Karen’s space was fantastic, had perfect lighting for some portrait shots I was working on, and was super clean. I really appreciate her time and flexibility..."

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01/22/2018
Brandon T.

Space: Capitol Hill Daylight Photo Studio space

"...Great space for portrait photography..."

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01/09/2018
Naomi H.

Space: Sunny Corner Studio in Central Hollywood

"...Terrific little gem of a studio with plenty of natural light in a very central Hollywood spot. Perfect for head shots and basic lighting set ups. Michelle is the hostess with the mostess and was very helpful..."

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10/07/2017
Chloe C.

Space: Natural Light Studio in Pioneer Square

"...The studio was beautiful and was the perfect spot to host my portrait session event. I hope to use the space again in the future..."

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09/04/2018
Jovana O.

Space: Elegant East Village Portrait Studio

"...my shoot was set and ready for me to use on a day of my shoot. Studio is greatly equipped and best suitable for portraits or still life photography. Highly recommend Beowulf's studio! Thank you again..."