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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..."

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..."

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Sun-filled Studio - great for photography!
San Francisco, CA
164

This is a beautiful open floor plan studio perfect for photo and video shoots! The large windows are southern exposure creating beautiful natural light, and there are lots of blank white walls to work with as backdrops. No photography/lighting equipment is provided on-site. THE VENUE...

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Pop Up Gallery and Photography Studio in SOMA
San Francisco, CA
45

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 level studio...

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Natural Light Lifestyle Studio in the Mission
San Francisco, CA
25

Available 7-days a week | 8am-6pm NATURAL LIGHT STUDIO The sunlight pours into the tall bay windows in this apartment. The front room gets beautiful direct natural light. This is a great setup for a lifestyle photoshoot. We also provide a desk, couch, chair, printer...

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Beautiful Studio | FREE Gear - Mission District
San Francisco, CA
191

Watch your production come to life in this beautiful, airy studio. Check out all the reviews of the photo & film shoots done here! Amazing location in SF Industrial Mission District. Let us know if you would like to stop by for a quick free...

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Modern Photo Studio
San Francisco, CA
250

Available 7-days a week | *See times listed below 8am-6pm Mon-Fri, 9am-6pm Sat-Sun A bright, creative, and inspired environment for your next photo shoot, video shoot, casting, workshop, or production meeting. Located in the North East part of San Francisco's Mission District the studio is...

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Lots of Light Mission Loft
San Francisco, CA
54

This charming 1500 ft. space is lit with 4 large closable skylights & warmed with large plank wooden floors and one brick wall making it a sweet mix of comfy and professional. The space offers robust Internet, kitchen and patio deck in the best part...

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Mission Loft Creative Studio + Event Venue
San Francisco, CA
206

Need an inspiring space for the day! We've got you covered! This Mission loft is a light filled daily rental for private video / photo productions. The standard rental period is between 8AM and 8PM. It is a light filled open floor plan (dining, kitchen...

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Eclectic Contemporary SOMA Loft: 18 ft Ceilings, Tons of Natural Light in San Francisco
San Francisco, CA
9

Perfect for photoshoots/video production or an intimate team building experience or workshop! Open floorplan loft with soaring extra-high ceilings and huge windows that let in plenty of light, with partial downtown views. Thoughtfully decorated in a contemporary eclectic style with global flair. Convenient location in...

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Bright Daylight Photo Studio
San Francisco, CA
26

Natural light studio with white walls and open space for shooting. Sunny, private, quiet space for your next photo or film shoot. Use of basic grip, covered parking for up to 3 vehicles, and many additional niceties included. Load-in is a snap with our loading...

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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01/19/2018
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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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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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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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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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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01/22/2018
Brandon T.

Space: Capitol Hill Daylight Photo Studio space

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

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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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09/04/2018
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..."

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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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09/23/2018
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..."