monOrchid is the city’s premiere interdisciplinary creative hub in the heart of historic downtown. Built within a former warehouse, the studios at monOrchid are a prime setting for commercial + product shoots, modeling, sound recording and filmmaking. The unique construction and studio spaces combine the adaptability of moveable walls and high ceilings, with the convenience of on-site amenities. Our flexible rental and privacy options and top of the line in-house equipment are the building blocks for any project, from a small product shoot to a multi-set movie production.
In-House Equipment Rentals
Our catalogue of in-house equipment offers tools for photography, sound recording, lighting, videography and set design. Equipment rental is easily included in your custom rental agreement to keep things simple. From multiple jibs, above lighting from our sturdy wooden rafters and privacy options, your project will get all the attention it deserves without the inconvenience of forgotten tools or features. Need something not in our inventory? Our team has a wide network of local businesses to get the equipment you'll need for any project.
Perfect for extended production schedules and demands, monOrchid’s north studio offers a more intimate and private atmosphere. The studio’s location in the heart of the monOrchid building provides supremely controlled sound and lighting, with both black out and daylight studio options.
A dedicated make-up and dressing room and full chef’s kitchen makes the north studio the perfect setting for complex shooting structures. Ask our team about the north studio’s cyclorama rental, as well as a portable green screen on request. The studio’s shooting loft provides options for overhead shoots.
With 75-foot corner to corner shoot availability and an extra large radius curve cyclorama, the south studio is designed for expansive photography and film shoots. An articulated vertical lighting grid offers more lighting flexibility, plus a drive-through 13’ roll up door for easy equipment loading and unloading.
The studios and equipment have been utilized to host events ranging from Kickstarter video projects to fashion shoots to feature-length films and easily conform to meet the needs of students, enthusiasts, and professionals alike. Like the foresight of its spaces, rental agreements at monOrchid are available to accommodate any project, regardless of its scope.
Call or email to schedule a detailed tour or to discuss specific rental options. Our staff is equipped to handle even the most demanding project requirements and are eager to assist in ushering your unique vision from concept to reality.