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Pop Up Gallery and Photography Studio in SOMA

South of Market, San Francisco, CA

Venue capacity icon50


Little Raven Gallery. Our space is an artist-run gallery, a photography studio and an eventrental space located in San Francisco’s SoMa district. The gallery is a short walking distance to Moscone and the Financial District. Major freeways and transportation are also easily accessible. This ground level studio...
Podcast, Voiceover and Interview Creative Studio

Civic Center, San Francisco, CA

Venue capacity icon4

Recording Studio This space was created intentionally to serve you with everything needed torecord expert quality audio and have enough space to film yourself while doing that. The room is made to provide you with optimal recording quality and comes equipped with a professional podcast...
Modern Photo Studio

Mission District, San Francisco, CA

Venue capacity icon10

Flex Space

Sintak Studio. ...This unique, one of a kind building is officially designated as alive/work loft space and can easily transition into a photo, film or video production studio, warehouse, boardroom, classroom, office, flex space, home or workshop. The building features exposed brick walls, hardwood floors, large...
Harry M. Smith Conference Room at Union Square

Lower Nob Hill, San Francisco, CA

Venue capacity icon45

Event Space

Our warm and bright conference room is located on the top floor of our historic building(adjacent to St. Francis hotel), one block from San Francisco's Union Square. Within walking distance of dozens of The City's hotels, and easily accessible by public transportation, the former...
Artist's Modern Sky Loft, Airy + City Views

Mission District, San Francisco, CA

Venue capacity icon18

Art Studio

In a prime location in the NE Mission Arts district of San Francisco, this is an airy1200 sq. ft Daylight studio space with breathtaking views over the Mission, Twin Peaks and downtown. We have excellent fresh air flow (ceiling extraction fan, Dyson Hot/Cool air...
Creative Photography Studio in Historic Artist Community

SoMa, San Francisco, CA

Venue capacity icon5

Photo Studio

Please note that our hourly rate only include the rental of the physical space.Production equipment inside of our space is extra. Please ask for those rates if you intend to rent any gear. You are more than welcome to bring your own production equipment...
Premier Downtown Gallery Salon

Lower Nob Hill, San Francisco, CA

Venue capacity icon15


The front room as you enter is a light-filled, inspiring salon space conducive tosparking new ideas, resolving business challenges, or celebrating victories. The walls are filled with contemporary art and photography and double-stacked floor to ceiling bookshelves house a trove of some of the...
Vibrant and Whimsical Space with Stunning Views on Union Square

Lower Nob Hill, San Francisco, CA

Venue capacity icon20

Meeting Room

...ft with an additional 700 sq feet reception area. It is perfect for photo/videoshoots, commercials, documentaries, interviews etc. National Geographic has filmed here their upcoming documentary about Silicon Valley produced by Huffington Post. This place is spacious and invigorating. Full of energy and light...
Beautiful Studio with FREE Gear

Mission District, San Francisco, CA

Venue capacity icon25

Film / Photo Loft

Strobespace. Check out our reviews... :) Tons of FREE gear (see list* below) 30 foot wallof natural light (with blackout curtains) 1,400 Square Feet 12' High Ceilings Complete Kitchen Private Bathroom Storage/Changing room Loading Dock | Freight Elevator 2 large Tables 2 more optional large...

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Elevate your next production at San Francisco film production locations

Home to an abundance of picturesque streets, historic landmarks, and breathtaking green spaces, San Francisco is brimming with an impressive number of film production locations. Imagine capturing a car chase through the winding city streets or setting up a romantic scene with the iconic Golden Gate Bridge in the background. The creative possibilities are boundless thanks to the city’s many versatile settings that can transform into anything from bustling urban environments to tranquil rural havens. From studio sets and sound stages to outdoor locales and funky apartments, you can book an incredible film production space in San Francisco to take your movie, commercial, or other project to the next level.

Explore the best places for film production in San Francisco

Many filmmakers and content creators use industrial and outdoor locations in SF, which offer a unique look and feel that’s different from the norm. Industrial warehouses are fantastic for projects that require a gritty, urban vibe. Plus, most warehouses boast ample space with exposed brick walls and concrete floors, creating intriguing visuals and an edgy atmosphere. Likewise, factory venues often feature larger-than-life industrial equipment, including machinery or conveyor belts. These dramatic film production locations are phenomenal spots for capturing intense action scenes or evoking a dark, menacing atmosphere. For projects that require natural settings, SF offers an incredible number of gardens and parks, from serene Japanese gardens to lush redwood forests and vibrant flower fields. Whether you need an indoor studio or an outdoor garden for your next shoot, you’ll have no trouble finding exactly what you need in the City by the Bay.

Book a versatile film production location rental in San Francisco

When you rent a film production location in San Francisco, you can elevate your project with a visually stunning backdrop. Choose from a wide variety of venues, including world-class studios and sound stages, as well as warehouses, rooftops, and more. Not to mention, each of these film production locations offers unique amenities and perks. For instance, film studios often have professional lighting equipment, soundproofing booths, props, and backdrops available — all the essentials you need for a shoot. Sound stages come with adjustable sets and backdrops in addition to an ideal environment to record high-quality sound in order to bring your project to life. Plus, warehouses provide ample open space and high ceilings, which are excellent for shooting overhead shots or creating a hybrid stage-warehouse experience. No matter what type of space you’re looking for, there are plenty of amazing film production locations to explore in San Francisco.

Reviews for film production locations

Matt R.
Pop Up Gallery and Event Space in SOMA
Laura's space was PERFECT! We hosted an event with live music & short film screenings, and it was magical. Laura made the set-up process super easy, she invited me over to tour the space ahead of time, and it was an absolute delight to work with her...
Steven Michael H.
Stunning Multi Use Creative Space in the Heart of Downtown San Francisco
love this space! the host was very friendly. I recommend this to any creator to film here
Nicole R.
Creative SOMA Loft - Full Building
Amy was wonderful to work with. She was accommodating and took great care of our team! The space is beautiful, versatile for filming and spacious. We especially appreciated the fridge full of waters and snacks on the table. Thank you Amy for a great day...
Chad M.
Creative SOMA Loft - Full Building
The space was great for our filming needs. Amy answered any questions promptly and the whole process of booking and accessing the space was a breeze. Would definitely book again...
Jamila P.
Creative SOMA Loft - Full Building
We rented both floors of this incredible space for a film shoot and it worked out beautifully. The space is contemporary, clean and the parking and garage were a bonus for loading in and out. The management was prompt, attentive, supported our needs and schedule. We highly recommend working with...
David C.
Podcast, Voiceover and Interview Creative Studio
Great time! Great place to film
Brittany C.
Podcast, Voiceover and Interview Creative Studio
the side lights), so keep that in mind if you’re trying to get the cleanest audio recording possible. I didn’t do any filming, but I did test the lighting with my phone and it was pretty flattering. I was also glad to see the door to the creative...
Antaisha M.
Unique Luxury Apartment with Multiple Backdrops and Natural Light
This was a super nice location! The host and their partner were super accommodating to me and my guests. I filmed a dance video here. Their set up is superb. Would definitely book again...