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Top Small Loft spaces in New York, NY

SuperHost
Soho Artist Loft - High Ceilings - 1800 SQFT
  • $128/hr
  • New
  • 5.0 (9)
  • 9
  • Instant book
  • Responds within a day
  • New York, NY
SuperHost
Bohemian Factory Artist Loft in Bushwick
  • $100/hr
  • New
  • 5.0 (10)
  • 10
  • Instant book
  • Responds within a few hours
  • New York, NY
SuperHost
Tin-ceilinged NYC Loft Studio
  • $300/hr
  • New
  • 5.0 (7)
  • 7
  • Instant book
  • Responds within 1 hr
  • New York, NY
SuperHost
Historic, Modern Loft in NYC's Seaport District
  • $225/hr
  • New
  • 5.0 (5)
  • 5
  • Instant book
  • Responds within 1 hr
  • New York, NY
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Bright Bushwick Photo Studio/Loft/Gallery
  • $120/hr
  • New
  • 5.0 (9)
  • 9
  • Instant book
  • Responds within 1 hr
  • New York, NY
SuperHost
Light Filled Loft With Classic Detail
  • $275/hr
  • New
  • 5.0 (9)
  • 9
  • Instant book
  • Responds within a few hours
  • New York, NY
SuperHost
Bright Versatile 1200sqft LOFT +Rooftop+ Backdrops
  • $97/hr
  • New
  • 4.9 (74)
  • 74
  • Instant book
  • Responds within a few hours
  • New York, NY
SuperHost
Quiet & Spacious New York Dream Loft
  • $235/hr
  • New
  • 5.0 (40)
  • 40
  • Instant book
  • Responds within a few hours
  • New York, NY
SuperHost
Artists loft studio: Location 4009
  • $450/hr
  • New
  • 5.0 (0)
  • Instant book
  • Responds within 1 hr
  • New York, NY
SuperHost
Charming White Brick Studio with Skylight in LES
  • $250/hr
  • New
  • 5.0 (4)
  • 4
  • Instant book
  • Responds within a few hours
  • New York, NY

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What people are saying about Small Loft on Giggster

Laura U.
$ 1175
5 hours
15 people
2 months ago
Exceptional experience filming a documentary shoot there. We were able to capture B-roll and a sit-down interview. There was plenty of space for the clients to sit comfortably. Quiet and spacious. I would recommend.
MaryAnn T.
$ 2115
9 hours
15 people
5 months ago
Such a great space for filmed interviews, got a few different camera setups here. The host and her onsite manager were AMAZING!! Great communication with clear instructions but most impressively, totally willing to accommodate our last minute change (that didn't happen in the end!). Wonderful experience.
Nick S.
$ 1500
10 hours
5 people
8 months ago
Perfect space for sit down interviews for our documentary. Ryan was a very communicative host and it was a pleasure working with him. Would definitely recommend!
Tim R.
$ 1110
5 hours
15 people
8 months ago
We had a terrific experience, the crew loved the space. Would definitely shoot there again. Thanks Ryan!

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Frequently Asked Questions about Small Loft venues

Do I need my own production or event insurance in New York?
Yes. All renters are required to carry Comprehensive Liability and Property Damage insurance with liability coverage of no less than $1,000,000.
What protection plans are available for bookings in New York on Giggster?
Giggster offers Damage Protection coverage that you can add to a booking at checkout. Learn more about Giggster's Damage Protection coverage.
What types of locations can I book in New York?
You can choose from 42 types! Just search for locations in New York at giggster.com, then click 'Filters' to look for something specific.
How many Small Loft spaces are available in New York?
Right now, there are 282 Small Loft spaces available in New York.
What payment methods does Giggster accept for New York bookings?
You can pay for your booking with a credit card, or with ACH or wire transfer for bookings over $4k.
What is the cancellation policy for New York guests on Giggster?
Refund options vary, based on when the booking is canceled. Learn more about Giggster's cancellation and refund policy.
What are the cleaning and safety policies for New York locations on Giggster?
Now more than ever, your health and safety is our number one priority. We've outlined specific health and safety requirements for both hosts and guests. Learn more about Giggster's COVID-19 Health & Safety Measures.
What locations available near New York?
You'll find up to 42 different types of locations in New York. Just start a search at giggster.com and narrow things down with the 'Filter' option.
Is there an extra cost to add more attendees to my New York booking?
Yes. Pricing tiers are based on group size. For example, if you booked a space for a group of 1-5 for $30/hr, the price per person is $6/hr. Each additional person would increase the rate by $6/hr.
How much are average location rentals in New York?
Rental rates vary with the type and features of the location, but the average rate in New York is $209 per hour.
Why should I choose Giggster over other platforms offering rentals in New York?
Giggster's got your back — and we know our stuff. Our Customer Support team is knowledgeable and accessible, we offer white glove Select service to help you find the perfect location, and we're experts on the unique needs of production teams.
What is the price range for Small Loft spaces in New York, NY?
Booking prices vary with the property type, features, and rental length, but generally a 1-hour booking will be in the range of $97 to $450.
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How do I book a New York location on Giggster?
When you find the right venue, you can connect with the host to get additional info and work out the details. Once everything is all set, you can book and pay for the location in a couple of clicks. Learn more about booking locations.
How do I cancel a New York reservation request?
You can contact our team to request a cancellation. Learn more about our cancellation policy.

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About New York

New York is known as the “City That Never Sleeps” because of its vibrant atmosphere and non-stop energy. It is an international center for culture, finance, media, entertainment, art, fashion, research, technology, education, and trade. Sports fans can cheer on their favorite teams at Madison Square Garden or Yankee Stadium for baseball games or Barclays Center for basketball games. Foodies will delight in NYC’s endless array of cuisines from Michelin-starred restaurants to street vendors serving up hot dogs or pretzels. Broadway plays bring in millions each year with shows ranging from musicals like Hamilton to plays like Dear Evan Hansen bringing tears to audiences' eyes nightly.

Tucked away in many neighborhoods across New York City are charming artistic lofts that can be rented for small photoshoots. These secluded spaces allow photographers to capture their clients in a more intimate setting outside of the busy streets that dominate much of the cityscape. The lofts provide natural light and high ceilings which makes them ideal for fashion, portrait, and product photography as well as engagement sessions or special occasions. The cozy atmosphere, exposed brick walls, rustic wood floors, and unique furnishings create a blank canvas to create magical images.

Small Loft Space Options in New York

  • Transportation Services
    Transportation services provide a variety of vehicles that can be used to transport people, goods, and equipment to sets. These autos may range from cars, vans, and minibusses to larger articulated lorries and trailers, making them ideal for transporting props, lighting, furniture, and other items needed for photoshoots in such spaces.

  • Photography
    A professional will be able to take advantage of the existing light sources and produce stunning visuals with various angles and compositions. They understand how to use items effectively within a set and take advantage of the background elements so that the features have maximum impact.

  • Balloons
    Balloons are incredibly versatile when it comes to small loft space photoshoots. Balloon arches and garlands help add visual interest without taking up much space, while clusters of large ones can create powerful focal points within a shot. Colored balloons also offer an easy way to infuse color into a set without taking up precious floor or wall space.

Small Loft Space Vendors in New York

  • Caroline Sinno Photography
    For more than a decade, Caroline Sinno has been working away in the bustling streets of New York City as a professional photographer with relentless passion and an eye for detail. Her BFA in Photography from Mason Gross School of the Arts at Rutgers University gives her access to the foundational aspects of photography that greatly influence her work. Specializing in headshots, portraits, events, real estate, and commercial product photography, Caroline is prepared to serve all your photographic needs.

  • Festive Affairs NY
    When you're looking to make your special occasion memorable and unique, Festive Affairs is here to help. The team provides a variety of customization services that span from Balloon decor & baby shower chair rentals, all the way to balloon centerpieces, arches, and columns. Whatever type of event or occasion you have in mind, professionals will make sure nothing but only great results are achieved.

  • NYC EXECUTIVE LIMO SERVICES
    NYC Executive Limo`s goal is to ensure all of your special occasions and corporate events are stress-free, enjoyable experiences no matter how big or small. The team understands that not everyone has the same needs and budgets, so strives to provide a variety of vehicles, services, and packages that can accommodate anyone’s needs. Plus, the firm's airport transfer services make pick-ups and drop-offs from any major airport in the tri-state area simple and efficient. With 8 years of experience under their belt, they hope you’ll be satisfied with the quality of their ventures.

Pros and Cons of Small Loft Spaces in New York

A small loft space photoshoot in New York can be a great way to capture unique images. However, there are also some downsides to think about before committing to this type of photo shoot:

Advantages

  • Accessibility: Most small loft spaces in NYC are easily reachable by public transportation or even within walking distance from major attractions, allowing photographers to easily travel between locations.

  • Versatility: The range of angles, surfaces, and backgrounds available within these intimate spots allows for greater creativity when shooting.

  • Cost Efficiency: Such spaces usually come at a cheaper rate than renting out larger studio spaces due to their smaller size and the fact that less equipment is needed.

Disadvantages

  • Space Limitations: Although these spaces can provide greater versatility than larger ones, they often lack the ability to accommodate more people or props due to their tight confines.

  • Lighting Challenges: The smaller size and sometimes awkward shapes of these locations can make it difficult for masters to find the best brightness for their shots, especially when natural light isn’t an option.

  • Prohibitive Rules & Regulations: Many NYC landlords have strict rules against using certain appliances such as strobe lights that would otherwise be allowed in larger studios, which could limit the creativity of photographers if not thoroughly researched beforehand.

Tips on How to Organize a Photoshoot in Small Loft Spaces in New York

Arranging a small loft space photoshoot in New York can be a daunting task. But with the right planning and organization, it can be a successful experience that yields beautiful results. Here are some tips on how to get started:

  • Research the space you’re renting and take note of any restrictions or limitations you may have. Ask questions about the lighting, soundproofing, and other features of the loft so you can plan accordingly.

  • Bring in props and equipment that will help enhance your vision for your shoot while still adapting to the available space. Consider bringing items such as lights, reflectors, stands, extension cords, and extra shelving or furniture if possible.

  • Make sure necessary permits are obtained prior to the shoot day. This includes licenses from local authorities for shooting at specific locations or times of day (if applicable).

  • Create detailed shot lists before beginning the shoot so everyone is on the same page about what needs to be captured during each setup. Take into account any potential safety hazards by checking for open wires or other dangers around the set area.

  • Keep essential supplies on hand throughout the shoot such as batteries, flashcards, tapes (for audio purposes), snacks/drinks, etc., so no one has to leave the set unless absolutely necessary.

Famous Locations in New York

  • McCarren Park
    The spot serves as a landmark, separating the neighborhoods of Greenpoint and Williamsburg in Brooklyn. It has evolved over time to offer locals and visitors the ultimate summer experience — with plenty of activities across its 35 acres. There are kickball courts and soccer fields for sports fans, bocce, handball, and basketball areas for those searching for something more low-key, tennis courts to practice that backhand, and running paths for those who like to keep fit. Best of all? The McCarren Park Pool and Play Center provide free outdoor fun with several pool spaces where people can take a dip and cool off on hot days.

  • Fort Greene Park
    The truly impressive history of this post-Revolutionary War locale is enough to make anyone pause. Designed by Frederick Law Olmsted and Calvert Vaux in 1847 (at the request of none other than Walt Whitman) this 30-acre park is full of walking paths, fields, playgrounds, hills, and free workout areas—all nestled conveniently at the edge of Downtown Brooklyn. So if you're planning a trip to New York City anytime soon, include a stop there—whether for its post-revolutionary history or simply to break up your day of sightseeing.

  • The Hills at Governors Island
    A trip to the Island, located just a stone's throw away from Manhattan or Brooklyn, offers visitors an opportunity to experience the best of both worlds. It features 172 acres of rolling hills reaching as high as 70 feet above sea level, giving inhabitants gorgeous views of the Statue of Liberty and New York Harbor below. Better yet, for those looking for a thrilling addition to the day out, Slide Hill boasts not one but four slides — including New York’s longest one at 57 feet — for an action-packed way back down.