Natural Light Photo Studio Loft
We are open for business and are following Covid-19 health protocols.
Are you a creative who needs to rent a space with a vybe? A space to stretch your vision and bring it to life? Welcome to The Vybe is a Toronto-based rental photo studio evoking modern, festival, desert vybes with enough space and synergy for creative freedom. A playground for photographers, artists and videographers alike.
Our newly renovated 900 sq. ft fully equipped natural light studio, located in the heart of Leslieville at Queen and Carlaw, is a creative studio all-rounder. Featuring minimalistic white walls, factory windows, old-school hardwood floors, 14ft ceilings, an 8ft rolling backdrop wall that can easily be flipped around to change colour and moved around to catch the best light, not to mention an array of vintage props provided with every booking; our open-concept loft space is the pinnacle of creative play, allowing enough space and ease to transcend your ideas into art.
Equipment Included with Studio Rental
6x8-ft Rolling Backdrop Wall (Rust & Chantilly Lace) · Alien Bee’s 800 Strobe Lighting · Wireless Triggers · PLM Umbrella System · Heavy Duty C-Stand · Google Mini Sound System · 8ft Work Table · Seamless Paper Rolls (Dove Grey, White, Cream) · Light and Medium Natural Linen Fabric · Assorted Plants · Wooden Painters Ladder · Apple Boxes · Clothing Rack · Vintage Stools and Chairs · Fibe Wifi
Keeping our clients safe is a top priority! Rest assured our studio is doing all that we can to maintain the integrity of our business while abiding by social distancing, safety guidelines. We clean the studio before and after each client session.
Here are our Covid 19 protocols:
Guests are required to wear a face mask to enter the building
Wash your hands upon arrival - there is a hand sanitizer available for use as well
There is a maximum of 8 people allowed in the studio
Weekly: not available
Monthly: not available
Cleaning Fee: $35
Minimum Booking: 2 hours
Maximum Booking: 5 days
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All bookings must be paid in full.
Fees for additional time that was not billed during the initial booking will be due at the end of the rental period.
We offer studio credit for cancellations (no refunds).
Your rental time begins promptly at the prescribed starting time and ends promptly at the prescribed ending time, regardless if renter and/or renter’s party is late
Rental time includes load-in, setup, tear down and cleaning. The studio must be cleaned and vacated by the scheduled end time and no later, please consider this when booking your rental.
$50 minimum cleaning fee required for excessively dirty studio and large groups or production crews exceeding 15 people. Additional charges my apply.
Smoking is not permitted in the studio. Projects involving smoke must have prior consent.
We are cannabis friendly 🌿
Music is to be kept at reasonable levels. Please be respectful to our neighbours.
No one who is under the influence of alcohol or illegal substances will be permitted in the studio.
No pets allowed without prior written consent.
All small and/or hard to clean material (confetti, hair cutting, feathers, food products, body paint, etc.) requires prior approval. $50 minimum cleaning fee required, additional charges my apply depending on studio condition at wrap
Maximum of 15 people is allowed in the studio at one time. Due to the current COVID-19 pandemic the studio will allow a maximum of 6 people. Face covering is required to enter the building.
Studio lighting will be provided upon request, at no additional cost.
Renter is responsible for studio lighting setup and tear down.
The 6ft rolling backdrop (rust & chantilly lace), as well as all pre-installed paper backdrops (white, cream, and dove grey) are free with rentals.
$15 fee for full sweep/roll out of white seamless on the floor.
Colour backdrops can be installed for $25. Colours vary and are subject to availability, please contact us for our current list.
Special order backdrop colours can be requested and installed for $85, we require 7 day notice.
There is a minimum two hour booking required.
You may add an additional hour at a time of booking for $50/hr for Creative/Editorial rental.
Overtime fee is $60/hr (if booking time exceeded)
The above rates are for photography (stills) related rentals. Contact us for videography (motion) rates.
Studio rental rates are for space only.
Your booking timeslot includes setup and cleanup, please ensure that you give yourself enough time for setup, cleanup and unloading. Overtime charges will be enforced at the rates listed above.
All fees are subject to HST.
Renters must sign Rental Agreement.
Fees, prices, and conditions are subject to change without notice.
The studio is much bigger than it appears in the photos. Tons of natural light, lots of props and room to shoot, and solid communication before the shoot. Thanks Doug!
This space was so great. There is so much for you to work with, loads of props, and great lighting from the window.
Ash was very helpful in getting us set up for this booking.
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