Los Angeles Rental Photography Studios: A Quick Guide to Renting Creative Space

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Whether you’re looking for a place to shoot, Los Angeles rental photography studios can provide the eye-catching settings that you need to grab attention. But finding the right space can be a hassle, even for professional photographers. That’s why we’ve created this handy guide to help you find the right space for your craft.

Why do I need to rent a photography/videography studio?

Shooting in a studio offers numerous benefits that you won’t find outdoors.

  • You can control your environment. Forget about unpredictable weather and lighting!

  • Create your own backgrounds and adjust your sets without driving around to a new location or wasting time in traffic.

  • Enjoy creature comforts like bathrooms and kitchens.

  • Get access to a variety of props, furniture, and equipment that you wouldn’t have on your own.

  • Meet studio owners, managers, and other artists for networking, collaboration, and friendship!


How much does it cost to rent photography/videography studio in Los Angeles?

The cost to rent a photography/videography studio in Los Angeles varies greatly, depending on the studio’s location and amenities. Most studios rent for $50-300 per hour. You can rent the creative space at Socialset for $55 per hour (two-hour minimum), with a 20% discount for 8+ hours.

What is the creative space like at Studio Set?

Located in an industrial area of northeast Los Angeles, our 1,500-sq.-ft. space is unique because of its creative flair. Discover paintable walls and share-worthy sets that you won’t find anywhere else.

  • Colorful set walls that are customizable, paintable, and movable

  • Amazing natural light, skylights, and huge filtered light windows

  • Instagram-friendly set design

  • Lighting equipment and white backdrop

  • Steel staircase and cement floors

  • Access to patio and outdoor spaces, including train tracks, street shots, plus rustic corrugated metal and vine-covered walls

  • Kitchen and bathroom with shower

  • Wardrobe rack

  • Table, chairs, and sandbags

  • Plenty of free parking

  • Wi-Fi

  • Dog-friendly!

How do I rent the studio at SocialSet?

You can book our creative space online right now and reserve the date and time that works for you. The studio is available to rent from 6:00 a.m. to 11:30 p.m. seven days per week.

Questions? Submit our online booking form and Jennifer will respond to you shortly. Come and be a part of the creative community at Socialset!