DTLA Skyline Loft / 6000 Sq Ft / White Canvas Studio
Los Angeles, CA
The studio is available for booking every day 8am to 10pm. Non-Business Hours are available from 10pm to 8am at 1.5x the rate. The pictured furniture is included with your booking. Rooftop access is available at this location for an additional fee, please inquire.
PHOTOGRAPHY & FILM RATE (3 hour minimum):
$125 per hour (up to 20 people)
Larger productions inquire for custom pricing.
Cleaning fee (mandatory) $100
EVENTS (5 hour minimum)
$250 per hour (up to 100 people)
$300 per hour (up to 200 people)
Mandatory Cleaning $300
Video tour: https://youtu.be/JxvsVg8beiI
Booking minimum of 3 hours. Posted rates apply to standard business hours 8AM-10PM. For productions only, non business hours are available at 1.5x the rate from 10PM to 8AM. Mandatory $100 cleaning fee.
Discount available for full-time students, 501c3 non-profits, ex-military and veterans. Proof required, discount not valid on Saturdays. Productions larger than 50, please inquire.
This DTLA large white studio is best seen in person to give the view and space justice! Located on the sixth floor of a commercial building in the Downtown Los Angeles Fashion District, the space features a stunning 6,000 sq. ft open floor plan with high ceilings, 8ft tall windows around, polished concrete floors, multi-zone air conditioners and heaters, and an abundance of natural mid-day and sunset light entering from the East, North and South facing windows. The entire studio is painted white for extra brightness, clean look and feel. Included in your booking are 300+ white foldable chairs and a speaker PA system (speaker/microphone/stands/podium). A stage is available for a small additional charge (16" high, 4ft wide, customizable from 4 to 16 ft in length). Maximum capacity is 300 seated or 400 standing. Rooftop access (12,000 sq ft) is available for productions for an additional fee, please inquire.
STUDIO AMENITIES AND INCLUDED PERKS:
*Tons of Natural Light
*Sixth floor in a commercial building
*Quiet air conditioners (72,000 BTU) and heaters
*Dimmable LED lightning
*8ft tall windows (facing North, South, and East)
*White concrete and dry walls
*Freight elevator (6x7x7, see rules for hours of operation)
*Loading dock + ramp + multiple commercial street parking spots
*Ultra fast wifi internet (100/20mbps; 1080p livestream capable)
*120v, single-phase, 100A electrical panel, 3 prong outlets
*208/230v, single-phase, 20A, portable AC outlet (1 outlet)
*300+ white chairs
*Speaker/mic PA system
*Pictured Furniture (golden chaise, sofas, specialty chairs, tables, LED candles, etc)
*Parking lots available nearby (additional fee)
*Rooftop access (12,000 sq ft) is available for productions for an additional fee, please inquire
***Please see the RULES section below for additional info and FAQ***
6,000 Sq. ft
Street, Private Lots
$1,000 to $2,000 (12 hour shoot)
***PLEASE READ: STUDIO RULES AND FAQ***
By booking this studio, you are agreeing to comply with all of the rules listed below.
Failure to obey may result in forfeiture of the security/damage deposit.
Booked hours must include load-in/load-out, set up, and tear-down or 1.5x overtime fees will apply in 30 minute increments. There is no free overtime.
Please include the following in your initial message.
*Brief summary of your production/event
*Total number of crew/talent/guests
*Desires date(s) and hours
*Any other special needs or questions
One (1) initial scout/visit may be arranged prior to booking. Additional scouts/visits may be arranged once a booking is approved. All scouts/visits are subject to availability (usually early morning or late afternoon) and are subject to re-scheduling if the studio receives a booking.
4. BOOKED HOURS
Posted rates apply to regular business hours which are Monday – Sunday 8am to 10pm. Production overtime is available from 10pm to 8am at 1.5x the hourly rate. Hours are calculated when the first person arrives and last person leaves. No refunds for any unused time. Booking minimum 3 hours for productions or 5 hours for events/off-sites.
5. SECURITY/DAMAGE DEPOSIT
Depending on the size of your production/event and equipment we may require a refundable security/damage deposit due at least 14 calendar days prior to the production or event. Deposits begin at $1000.
6. OVERTIME FEE (IMPORTANT)
Additional studio presence or use beyond the booked hours will be billed at 1.5x the hourly rate, billed in 30 minute increments. You, your crew/talent/guests, and equipment must be out of the studio by the end of your booked hours to avoid overtime charges. Charges will be deducted from your security/damage deposit.
7. RESCHEDULING AND CANCELLATIONS
The preferred parking lot is 1.5 blocks away has over 300 cars parking spaces. Reserved parking can be arranged with advance notice directly or as a courtesy via us. Parking is not included with your booking. Parking lot is independently operated and we are not responsible for any theft or damage. Several other parking lots exist around the block, street meters, and yellow commercial loading zones near the building’s entrance. Productions should obtain a FilmLA permit to park the grip trucks on the street as most rooftop parking lots cannot accommodate trucks.
9. FREIGHT ELEVATOR (IMPORTANT)
Per property management, all equipment must be loaded-in and loaded-out via the freight elevator. Freight is prohibited in the passenger elevators. Freight elevator is shared among all tenants, requires a human operator and only operates Monday – Friday 8am to 5:30pm and Saturday 8am to 12pm (standard hours of operation). All other hours must be arranged in advance at $30/hour. Access to the freight elevator outside of the standard hours of operation is not guaranteed, subject to property management approval and staff availability.
10. LOAD-IN / LOAD-OUT (IMPORTANT)
Please see the freight elevator note above. The freight elevator is accessible via the alley located on the right/west side of the building and vehicles/trucks usually park in alley by the freight elevator entrance. Vehicles should be moved after unloading/loading to avoid parking tickets.
It is the renter’s responsibility to be in compliance with all the applicable city and state permits. Productions should obtain a permit via FilmLA.
12. PROHIBITED (IMPORTANT)
The following items are prohibited: Feathers, glitter, confetti, sand, wedding rice, paint, aerosol spray cans, fireworks, weapons, small particle items, non-water based fog machines, dance strobe lights, and other items deemed unacceptable by the venue managers (when in doubt, please ask). An additional extensive clean up fee starting at $1000 will be charged for violations to restore the studio and for downtime. Drilling into the walls, ceiling and doors is prohibited (no screws, hooks or anchors); only 3M command strips (double-sided tape) is allowed on the walls and must be fully removed. No duct tape, only gaffers or painters tape. There is no rooftop access in this studio, do not attempt to open the armed door or the building alarm will be triggered; fines will be charged to the renter.
13. ALCOHOL AND CATERING
Only complimentary (open bar) cocktails, wine, champagne and beer are allowed. Hard liquor and other mixed drinks require a licensed and insured bartender. Alcohol and food sales are prohibited. You may provide your own bartender and choose your own catering company or we can refer you to great vendors.
Only light background music is allowed (i.e. lounge level, not club level). No disco strobe lights, disco balls, or non-water based fog machines (only clear water-based fog machines are allowed with prior approval).
15. SMOKING AND ILLEGAL DRUGS
Smoking, vaping, non-prescription drugs are prohibited inside the studio and inside the building including common areas, staircases, and balcony. LAPD/LAFD citations will be charged to the renter. Failure to comply may result in immediate eviction with no refund.
16. RENTAL EQUIPMENT / PARTY RENTALS
All rental equipment (including party rentals such as tables, chairs, etc.) must be delivered and picked up within the booked hours. Delivery and pick-up outside of the booked hours may be arranged in advance with a $100 fee per occurrence per vendor. All rentals must be removed immediately post the event or disassembly labor and storage fees will apply.
Nobody under the age of 21 is allowed in the studio without prior authorization for safety reasons.
All animals/pets are prohibited with the exception of service animals with valid permits.
19. FIRE SPRINKLER SYSTEM
Please DO NOT hang or tape or cover the fire pipes or sprinklers. The pipes are constantly pressurized and thus may leak if the pipes are damaged. Full restoration damage charges and/or a minimum fine of $500 per occurrence will be charged for failure to comply. LAFD citations will be charged to the renter.
20. FIRE ESCAPE LADDER AND BALCONY
LAFD regulations prohibit the use of the fire escape ladder and balcony for non-emergencies matters. Non-emergency access is strictly prohibited (no photography, filming, or smoking). LAFD/LAPD citations will be charged to the renter.
21. SECURITY CAMERAS
Please do not touch, cover or unplug the security cameras. Footage is strictly confidential and recorded 24/7.
22. PROPERTY AND FURNITURE DAMAGES
Renter is responsible for leaving the space in the same condition as prior to commencement. A walk-through inspection will be conducted before and after all bookings and the renter or assigned representative must be present. Reasonable damage charges will be deducted from your security/damage deposit.
23. MISCELLANEOUS FEES (IF APPLICABLE)
-Unorganized, stained, removed curtains $20/curtain
-Lost or damaged AC remote control $75
-Failure to return furniture and props to original locations $100
24. SECURITY GUARD FEE (IF APPLICABLE)
Depending on size of your production/event or if alcohol is present, we may require you to have security guard(s), typically 1 guard per 50 people. You may provide your own security team or we can provide in-house guard(s) at $30/hr with advance notice. Last minute requests for security guard(s) are billed at $45/hr.
25. CLEAN-UP FEE
The basic clean up fee is $50 for productions or $300 for events. Renters are required to do a quick clean-up which includes sweeping the floor, wiping the chairs/tables/appliances, hanging back the curtains/sheers and take the trash bags to the dumpster located in the loading dock area. If extensive clean-up is required, a significantly higher fee will apply.