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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 event rental 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...
Bright SoMa Photo Studio & Meeting Space w/Kitchenette

SoMa, San Francisco, CA

Venue capacity icon10

Photo Studio

Rebecca Wilkowski Photography. ...and features before submitting a rental request*** Equipment Rental Available - Please view pricing under "Add-Ons". A bright 700+ square foot photography studio in the SoMa district of San Francisco. This building was built in 1925 and renovated into 18 individual professional office suites with...
Photography / Dance Studio in Union Square

Lower Nob Hill, San Francisco, CA

Venue capacity icon16

Dance Studio

...Hi Studio Renters! This is our photography room. Great for small group photo shoots featuring various photo backdrop colors, a retail rack and a separate shared lounge. This space also works great for private lessons, small group lessons and creative workspace with lots of natural...
Creative Photography Studio in Historic Artist Community

SoMa, San Francisco, CA

Venue capacity icon5

Photo Studio

...3rd year. We have hosted local bands, poets, artists, corporate team off-sites, networking events, movie nights, photography critiques and even individual birthday parties. We have produced photography out of this space for hundreds of brands and clients including some of the most well known...
Huge Union Square Photography Studio

Union Square, San Francisco, CA

Venue capacity icon30

Photo / Video Studio

...Beautiful & open photography studio boasting 2,500 sf with large floor to ceiling windows overlooking Union Square. Let your ideas run wild as this space is truly for the creative mind! Additional 200 sf area with bench seating and beautiful plants also grants access to...
SEVEN Sets in Large Natural Light Production Studio and FREE GRIP

Tenderloin, San Francisco, CA

Venue capacity icon30

Photo / Video Studio

STMNT Studios. ...covered. Whether you're shooting for 3 hours or 3 days, the studio provides you with everything your production could potentially need. Hi and welcome to STMNT Studios! We're a new photography and videography studio in San Francisco offering a full creative space with...
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 wall of 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...
Everything You Could Need in Amazing Location *Limited Time All Included Professional Studio Lighting, Seamless & AC*

Mission District, San Francisco, CA

Venue capacity icon21

Photo Studio

...available with 24hr notice, many colors in stock. Profoto D2, B1X and Pro-8a still photography lighting with beauty dish, soft boxes, umbrellas, reflectors, etc. Quiet ground floor studio. 800sq/ft open space w/ 118" ceilings. Easy load in / load out - no stairs. FAST / reliable internet...
Mission Loft Studio + Event Venue

Mission District, San Francisco, CA

Venue capacity icon10

Apartment Loft

Need an inspiring space for the day! We've got you covered! Mission Loft is a gorgeous light filled video and photo production space. The standard rental period is 2 hours or more anytime between 8AM and 8PM. The studio has an open floor plan (dining...

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Explore unique San Francisco commercial photography locations

The City by the Bay is home to some of the most iconic and quintessential spots in America thanks to its signature hilly streets, rolling fog, vibrant neighborhoods, and captivating views. It's no wonder that the Bay Area attracts photographers from across all genres, from landscape to commercial. In SF, you can find everything from quaint sidewalks to grand boulevards featuring both modern and vintage architecture. And as an alternative to shooting at one of the many visually stunning public spaces in the city, photographers can book venues by the hour, such as a breezy, sunlit loft or even a white photography studio rental in San Francisco, which can serve as a blank canvas. From Telegraph Hill to Chinatown and beyond, there are countless commercial photography locations in the city to capture amazing shots that evoke a variety of emotions.

Uncover how and where to find a photography studio in SF

The abundance of photo studios in the city means that you can find a fantastic venue no matter which neighborhood you prefer, from the Mission District to Cow Hollow. Those on the hunt for a photography studio rental in San Francisco may want to consider a few essential factors to narrow down their options for commercial photography locations. Consider what type of backdrop is best for your shoot and where that might be. Are you looking for an urban backdrop or something more outdoorsy? Do you need a ton of space to store props, or do you want a place that’s compact? Will you need special furniture for a certain style of shoot? For example, a boudoir photo session might call for a photography studio rental in San Francisco with a bed.
On that note, natural light can do wonders for photos, so check that your studio rental has enough windows for your shoot or the option for open skylights. It’s also worth noting that too much natural light can create harsh shadows, so take this into consideration if you're specifically after softer light. At the end of the day, the right studio setup can help create a professional atmosphere, so look for studios with a built-in workbench or adjustable racks that allow quick clothing changes during shoots. If you need extra storage space, some studios offer standalone shelves or even closets. You should also inquire about any added features like green screens or cycloramas that could help streamline your photo production process.

Book a commercial photography studio rental in San Francisco

Studio photography is a go-to for many commercial projects, and if you're in the Bay Area, you have a lot of options when it comes to studio rentals. Not only are there commercial photography locations all over the city, but there are also great perks to using a photo studio for your projects. When you opt for a photography studio, you have lots of versatility in how you choose to capture your photos.
Make use of the blank slate of a white backdrop, or bring in color and texture with props and accessories. Plus, the bright lighting offered by most studios helps create crisp and clear images with minimal effort on your part. Best of all, many studios typically charge by the hour or day, so no matter what size project you're working on, you'll be able to find an affordable option within your budget range. Ultimately, SF is full of spectacular places for commercial photography, so feel free to explore all its hidden gems.

Reviews for commercial photography locations

Nicole G.
THE MEETING LOFT SF: Turn-key, Versatile & Stylish
We had a great time at Vic's Video Soundstage & Photography Studio! The space itself was awesome and easily customizable for our needs. Vic was easy to work with and helped me ensure the day was perfect for my team! I'd definately book this location again...
Aliah H.
Mission Loft Studio + Event Venue
rented the Mission Loft Studio for a mini shoot day with some brand photography clients. It was epic! The natural light was gorgeous and all of the furniture and decor is perfect and minimal enough to suit various tastes...
Ben B.
Beautiful Studio with FREE Gear
Darrell was super quick to respond and accommodate my booking request. The space was in excellent condition and great for studio photography and video production. Awesome location and really helpful that there are stands and equipment available to use in the space too...
Marco A.
Sun-filled Studio - great for photography!
Great space! Definitely my go to studio for photography
Kristyann R.
Exclusive Venue in West Oakland
my makeup. Everything I needed. Thank you for the flexibility and finding us! A great place to handle any business from makeup, photography, even a full music studio. Privacy was respected as well. I will be booking again in the future. Thank you for the amazing opportunity. kristyann...
Nora W.
Creative Photography Studio in Historic Artist Community
for our purposes, and Cliff and his fellow studio partners were extremely accommodating of our schedule and very flexible of our needs. Cliff was also very responsive to any inquiries, which I always really appreciate. We also employed one of the studio partners to help us with our initial set...
Tory P.
Creative Photography Studio in Historic Artist Community
This space was perfect for studio photography! Cliff was wonderful with communication and making sure I had everything I needed prior to my shoot. I'd love to shoot in this space again, so glad to have discovered it...
Kelly Z.
Spacious South Facing Natural Light Industrial Photo Studio
The space was perfect for what we needed! We needed a space to shoot some new product photography for the company I work for. Chris was an amazing host and helped the photographer and I get all set up and made sure we had everything we needed. The building is...

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