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Charming Philly Row Home in Art Museum Area!
  • $50/hr
  • New
  • 5.0 (2)
  • 2
  • Instant book
  • Philadelphia, PA
Charming Philadelphia row home in the Art Museum (Fairmount) neighborhood, close to Center City, but away from the noise. Our cozy house is recently renovated with custom finishes, and an open floor plan. Here are some details: - 2-story row home, renovated in 2014 with 3 bedrooms and 1 bath: front room has a Queen bed, middle has a twin, back room has a full size bed - Custom open closets in each room - Bedroom blackout shades - WiFi + cable and premium channel; large flat screen TV - Fully equipped kitchen w/stainless steel appliances - Full laundry on first floor -Full house water filtration system - Air conditioning and ceiling fans - Alarm clocks and lamps in bedrooms -We have solar power! You’ll be doing the environment good by booking with us! - Hardwood floors throughout - unfinished basement - Walking distance to plenty of amenities such as restaurants, bars, Whole Foods & Trader Joe's, pharmacies, coffee shops, etc. - Parking: There is free on-street parking though this is Philadelphia so there are restrictions during weekdays, and parking after 6pm can be a challenge. I have plenty of tips to give you that will make it easier to park if needed. There is also a pay lot a few blocks away on Fairmount Ave. that is reasonably priced ($13 for up to 12 hours).
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1850ies Quaker built large single in historic Germ
  • $145/hr
  • New
  • 5.0 (1)
  • 1
  • Instant book
  • Philadelphia, PA
Unique 1850'ies large stone single - 7000sqft. Originially Quaker family (Emlen) built. Possibly used for underground railroad. Original moldings and character. Situated in historic center of Germantown close to US capitol in 1793. Budding national landmarks like previous Germantown academy which was rented by US congress 1793/94. George Washington's Germantown white house a block away. 10 ft tall windows w original glass. Flexible owner's looking forward to work with your project.
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Crimson Noir at Novalight Studios
  • $90/hr
  • New
  • 5.0 (1)
  • 1
  • Instant book
  • Philadelphia, PA
The Crimson Noir Studio is a 2,000 sq. ft. multi-purpose studio with 12 ft. high ceilings located in the South building of The LOOM Philly on the 4th floor in Port Richmond, Philadelphia. The studio is split up into three major sections - the crimson room, the noir room, and the atelier. - CRIMSON ROOM: This area consists of our bar that can be used as a set or for your small gathering needs, our TV wall set, CD room that can be used as a changing area with our dividers we provide, and various LED tube light wall sets that you can use to your liking. - NOIR ROOM: This area is a 16 ft. long by 9 ft. 6 in. wide room with color changeable LED strip lights along the floor and color gel changeable 8 ft. LED tube lights with three 4 ft. LED tube lights in the middle creating a diamond for the background. - ATELIER: This is a full-service photography area that covers 1,000 sq. ft. of the entirety of the space. Here you will find our cyclorama the moment you walk in, followed by our backdrop area, and a work station that is surrounded by all of our equipment. PLEASE READ THE FOLLOWING THOROUGHLY*** Your booking must be a MINIMUM of two hours, which grants you access to all areas within the studio and amenities such as wifi, a bluetooth speaker, props, stands, sandbags, and furniture. Your rental comes with a house light, which is the Genaray PortaBright LED Monolight (constant light), and your booking does NOT include access to all other equipment that you see within our atelier. Other than the house light we provide for you - all lighting equipment, backdrops, modifiers, and cameras are add-ons that you'll be able to rent. Make sure to make your add-ons so we can properly set up the studio based on the add-ons you choose before you arrive to save you time and keep in mind that you will be charged more if you make a booking with more than the listed occupancy limit. There is ample street parking around the building and we have freight elevator access leading straight into the end of our studio if you need to bring in large equipment. Before you arrive, make sure to send a message to us at least two minutes out so we can come down and enter you into the building. Follow us on social media: ・Instagram - @crimsonnoirstudio ・Facebook - www.facebook.com/crimsonnoirstudio ・LinkedIn - www.linkedin.com/showcase/crimsonnoirstudio
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Philadelphia Modern Professional Recording Studio
  • $120/hr
  • New
  • 5.0 (1)
  • 1
  • Instant book
  • Philadelphia, PA
The space is an accessible, world-class recording, mixing, and mastering studio located in the Fishtown neighborhood of Philadelphia. 24' high ceilings, unique shape, and complete acoustic isolation make this a perfect location for filming music videos, quiet scenes, or modern professional recording studio location shoots. We've been a location for shoots for Discovery Channel, MTV, VH1, NFL Films, and more.
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Professional Recording Studio w/ Top of the line Equipment
  • $76/hr
  • New
  • 5.0 (0)
  • Instant book
  • Philadelphia, PA
Here at the Studio, we have all the top of the line equipment to meet all of your recording needs. Our professional engineers have worked with a wide rage of hip hop artists, rock bands, singers and songwriters, gospel groups, jazz bands, and countless others. So come and record your next big hit at the Studio.
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Grand Historical Victorian in Philadelphia
  • $100/hr
  • New
  • 5.0 (3)
  • 3
  • Instant book
  • Philadelphia, PA
This historical 130 year old elaborate corner Red and Green Victorian row house sits on a wide sidewalk, tree lined block of Philadelphia's Spruce Hill neighborhood. Brothers George Watson Hewittt and William Dempster Hewitt designed the group of Queen Anne houses in 1886 as a unified whole marked by dramatic gables, a bold color scheme, and mixed materials. This Hewitt home is a beautiful blend of Queen Anne characteristics, with some High Victorian flare. The porches feature whimsical, welcoming columns and spindles. A decorative bargeboard adorns the gable over the porch. Graceful brackets enhance the edges of the home and the 3rd floor Juliet balcony. The historic exterior is paired with an updated interior that seamlessly integrates original details such as ornate fireplaces, original wood floors, mahogany pocket doors, moldings and stained glass windows while also featuring updated fixtures, kitchen bathrooms etc. The backyard is shaded and private with a blue-stone patio, fire pit, lounging platform, hot tub and small vegetable garden and lawn. The first row home of the block, is a total of 4800 sq ft, 7 bedrooms, 3 bathroom. The home also includes a small library, music room, painting studio and ceramic studio.
SuperHost
Rustic Loft - Ideal For The Big Screen
  • $75/hr
  • New
  • 5.0 (0)
  • Instant book
  • Philadelphia, PA
Beautiful loft located in a historical city of Philadelphia. This loft is a perfect mesh of modern and vintage. It is finished with a very cozy warm nicely lit loft. An ideal place for production, films, and movies.

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Frequently Asked Questions

What is the price range for Photo Shoot locations in Philadelphia, PA?

The price differs based on the length of rental, but majorly 1-hour booking will be in the range of $50 to $150

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About Philadelphia

One of the oldest regions in the United States, Philadelphia was established by William Penn in 1682. This urban center was founded, at that time, as the capital city of the Pennsylvania Colony. Philadelphia was the gathering spot for the Founding Fathers during the American Revolution who met here to add their signatures to the Declaration of Independence in 1776.

Philadelphia is the birthplace of many of America’s firsts including the first library, the first hospital, the first medical school, and the first zoo. The city houses more than 67 National Historic Landmarks, giving locals and visitors alike many interesting places to explore.

If you’re looking for the perfect Philadelphia photo shoot venue, The City of Brotherly Love will not disappoint. Whether you are seeking a building with historical value and charm, a function room in a boutique hotel, a stand-alone building, or even your own unique spot in one of the city’s best parks, you’re sure to find the perfect place in Philly.

Photo Shoot Venue Options in Philadelphia

Once you’ve found the ideal Philadelphia photo shoot venue, it’s time to pull all of the pieces together for your first photo session. Philly has many top supply vendors, furniture rental companies, security services, and designers that can help you get your venue ready for the cameras to roll in no time.

  • Coffee Service
    No Philadelphia photo shoot venue is truly complete without a steady supply of java to go. Philly has many premiere coffee shops, cafes, and mobile coffee catering services that can ensure you’ve got all of the joe you need to keep your photo shoot humming along right on schedule.

  • Audio-Visual Equipment Rentals
    If you’ve forgotten a vital lens or your camera is just not operating correctly, the right audio-visual equipment rental company can provide you with everything you need. From specialized lenses, cameras, and tripods to backdrops, flashes, computers, and software, there are many Philadelphia rental companies that have what you are looking for and will deliver it right to your door.

  • Décor
    Décor helps to set the right tone for your photo sessions. To ensure added variety and interest level in the images taken at your photo shoot venue, it’s a great idea to purchase or rent a wide selection of props and items of décor. Whether you pop by one of the city’s leading prop stores, lease a few pieces from a local furniture rental store, or hire a designer to find some specialty items that help your photo sets to really come alive, you’ll have no trouble finding everything you need in Philly.

Photo Shoot Venue Companies in Philadelphia

Finding the right photo shoot venue in Philly is quite a rush. But there’s still work that must be done before you can open for business. That’s where a partnership with the right Philly professionals can make a big difference for you.

  • Waterfront Gourmet Café and Catering
    A chain of top-tier cafes located through the city, Waterfront Gourmet Café and Catering is well-renowned for its unique take on cuisine which includes delicious deli sandwiches, salads, paninis, and specialty coffee blends. First opened to the public in 2014, Waterfront Gourmet Café and Catering provides their best cuisine, coffee, and espresso-based drinks to events, celebrations, and film and photo shoots throughout The City of Brotherly Love. No event is too big or too small for Waterfront Gourmet Café and Catering.

  • The Theme Factory
    The Theme Factory is a rental company specializing in everything from props, equipment, costumes, makeup, and décor items for special events, film and photo shoots, celebrations, and trade show displays. The Theme Factory’s facility consists of more than 60,000 square feet in total, housing a large selection of unique props and rental items with something sure to suit your every need.

  • AV Philadelphia
    AV Philadelphia is a top-notch audio-visual equipment rental company serving Greater Philadelphia and the surrounding areas. With a team of highly qualified professionals providing consultations, installations, and on-site technical support, AV Philadelphia can help you find the precise equipment you need and ensure it is functioning properly for an event that proceeds seamlessly.

Pros and Cons of Photo Shoot Venues in Philadelphia

There is much to see and do in Philadelphia, making it one of the most frequently visited tourist destinations in the United States. Still, a city as large as Philly offers both positives and negatives when it comes to holding a film shoot here.

Advantages

  • Small town feel
    Philadelphia is a large metropolitan center with many amenities to its credit. Still, in spite of this city’s size, it maintains the quaint charm of the small-town feeling.

  • Excellent location
    Philadelphia is not only an urban center itself but is also well situated for travel to other large cities in both the United States and Canada, whether you choose to hit the open road or catch a flight to your next destination.

  • Low cost of living expenses
    Philadelphia is a large city that is highly affordable when compared to cities such as Boston or New York.

Disadvantages

  • Air pollution
    Philadelphia is a very crowded city that experiences heavy traffic on a daily basis. With so many vehicles on congested highways, the air quality in Philly suffers greatly, leading to persistent pollution problems.

  • High crime rate
    Unfortunately, The City of Brotherly Love does have a high incidence of crime within its limits.

  • Limited parking options
    Even in residential neighborhoods, parking is difficult to come by and is quite expensive.

Famous Locations in Philadelphia

  • Liberty Bell Pavilion
    The Liberty Bell stands as a testament to the freedom the United States offers all who claim this country as their home. It was first rung at the signing of the Constitution but the bell’s crack appeared in 1846 on the occasion of the celebration of George Washington’s birthday.

  • Independence National Historical Park
    One of the most famous square miles in US history, Independence National Historical Park is a destination hotspot for tourists visiting the region. Found at this property are such important landmarks as Independence Hall, the Liberty Bell, and many of the city’s oldest cobblestone streets featuring lots of interesting attractions, shopping, and eateries for you to enjoy.

  • Reading Terminal Market
    Declared a National Historic Landmark in 1995, the Reading Terminal Market is well worth a visit when in Philadelphia. Open to the public since 1893 when the property was home to the Reading Railroad Company, this open-air market offers shop space to more than 80 local merchants, farmers, and artisans.