Spacious Rustic High Ceiling Space
Our recently renovated 1914 era coffee roasting facility is now a unique, 5000 sq. ft. old school-style NYC photo studio. Designed with the intent of providing high-end amenities inside a gritty unfinished Brooklyn loft, our space makes the perfect location for high-end productions that want a down to Earth feel.
Studio 1, our main space, hosts huge steel casement windows with opaque wire safety glass, rustic plank wood floors, rough brick and distressed plaster walls. Visitors often remark that it reminds them of old SoHo or Williamsburg before gentrification.
Studio 2, with 16ft ceilings and a balcony, is perfect for traditional portraiture, look books or other productions that require a sweep or set build. Solid brick construction makes it good for video interviews and film shoots. Raw, exposed brick walls also make it an excellent choice for edgy editorials.
* Loads of new Profoto lighting and grip*
* Spacious double-seat makeup mirror
* 5 x 20amp distro box
* Loading dock with elevator
* Brand new working shoot kitchen
* Separate coffee pantry for craft services
* Studio controlled spiral duct heat/ac
* Studio controlled elevator
* Back-in loading dock
* 5G high speed internet
* Bose sound system
* Tables, chairs and other productions needs*
* Projector, PA system*
*Some items like equipment, PA, chairs, etc may require additional fees.
Need more space?
Studio 2, our smaller 1300 sq. ft. studio space, can be added to serve as a staging, client or equipment storage space for productions. See our other listing for details on that room.
Getting to us
Located in the up and coming Sunset Park / Industry City area of Brooklyn, we’re five blocks from the 36th Street stop in the D and N/R trains. That's 4 or 5 stops from West 4th Street or Union Square. There’s also ample local parking if you want to drive.
Monthly: not available
Minimum Booking: 4 hours
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We are open to all kinds of productions, but prioritize bookings based on what we feel is best for the space. Please include a detailed description of your shoot in your inquiry.
PRICING – Rates listed here are for space rental only between the hours of 7:00am and 10:00pm. Rates may be different for hours outside of that range. Additional fees required for tables, chairs, A/V equipment, etc.
EQUIPMENT – Studio rental include • (2) C-Stands, (2) Black/White V-Flats, (2) Full Apple Boxes, (2) 15 lb. Sandbags, (1) Rolling Clothes Rack w/ 10 hangers, (1) Rolling Table, (1) 6’ Folding Ladder.
All other equipment is additional. Personal equipment is allowed. All productions using our equipment must place a credit card on file in case of accidental damage.
VIDEO - Additional $75 for half day and $150 a full day if using continuous lighting. Exceptions can be made if using smaller LED panels.
CLEANING – Depending on the nature of your production, an additional fee for removal of set building materials may apply. Ask for details.
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