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Photo Studio + Prop Shop
Located at 2423 Magnolia St, West Oakland

Rent our photo studio space for your shoot---conveniently located inside Tangerine Prop Shop.

Our ground level, 900 sq ft photo studio includes a small prep kitchen, our entire surface collection, crew conference table and grip / storage area. It is located on the ground floor of our Prop Shop with easy street access for loading in, a designated loading zone and free street parking. Blackout curtains separate the photo studio from our tabletop props for privacy during your shoot.


Our decor, lamps, kids props, bedding, accent pillows and other small props are located on the 2nd level directly above the photo studio. Our furniture warehouse is steps away, adjacent to the photo studio. We are a fixed light studio (no natural light) with blackout curtains separating the studio from the prop shop and our home staging furniture warehouse. A continuous daylight aperture light is available to rent (see specs below).  




$750/day (standard 10 hour day)

Rate includes kitchen, all photo grip and use of all surfaces and props at Tangerine. *Aputure continuous light rental not included



$300/day (6 hours max)

This package is for non-commercial shoots and perfect for stylists, photographers and art directors to work on personal portfolio work. 

*Large furniture from our home staging warehouse is not included in the Studio or Portfolio rental rate and must be selected prior to the beginning of the shoot. Small tables and chairs located in the prop shop are included in both Studio and Portfolio rental rates.


Photo Studio includes basic grip and other helpful equipment: 

  • 5 C-stands - Matthews Century C+ Turtle Base Grip Arm Kit - 5.25'

  • Overhead camera stand - 9 foot FOBA

  • Apple Boxes (assorted sizes) 

  • Sand Bags 5 lbs and 15 lbs

  • 20 and 40 ft Extension cords

  • 3 six-outlet power strip with 3’ breaker cord 

  • A clamps (assorted sizes) 

  • V flats, 2 sets each black + white

  • Gaff tape (black + white) 

  • Painters tape (varying sizes and colors) 

  • 20’ white seamless backdrop 

  • Backdrop stand (seamless is set up for use. If preferred you can also shoot against our white painted brick wall) 

  • 2 saw horses 

  • Folding tables

  • Fixed shelving for storing gear 

  • Heavy duty stacking storage bins to hold your gear and supplies

  • 2 Rolling wire rack shelves

  • Industrial Steamer 

  • Industrial tank iron

  • Rolling clothes rack with hangers

  • Basic Tool kit 

  • Utility knives / scissors / sharpies / etc

  • Protective booties

  • Disposable gloves

  • Disposable face masks

  • Mobile tech cart

  • Crew conference table and chairs 

  • Hair/Makeup table + stool with light up mirror

  • Full length mirror 

Available for Rental: $175 per day

  • Aputure LS 600d Pro Daylight LED Monolight (Gold Mount)

  • SHAPE FULL PLAY 26V 260Wh Lithium-Ion Battery (Gold Mount)

  • Aputure Lantern Softbox (2.2')

Access to all props, risers and surfaces included. We have 5,000 sq ft of props and 12,000 sq ft of furniture. Furniture must be selected and arranged in advance of shoot day. We offer free coffee, tea, filtered water/ice and sparkling water. 


We have a very basic prep kitchenette that is available to use immediately. Our gourmet kitchen is coming soon in Summer 2024!

List of kitchen equipment / supplies on hand:

  • 2 full size refrigerators/freezers with filtered water / icemaker on door. 

  • Kitchen sink

  • Microwave

  • ‘Our Place’ 6-in-1 Wonder Oven (can roast, toast, air fry, bake, reheat/steam, broil) including baking trays, air fryer baskets + accessories

  • Nuwave Double Induction Cooktop, Powerful 1800W, 2 Large 8” Heating Coils, Independent Controls, 94 Temp Settings from 100°F to 575°F. 2 x 11.5” Shatter-Proof Ceramic Glass Surface

  • Keurig with milk frother attachment

  • Nespresso Vertuo

  • KitchenAid 4.5 quart tilt-head standing mixer. Includes Stainless steel bowl, 4 attachments (flat beater, wire whip, pastry beater, dough hook) and secure fit pouring shield

  • Reusable glass and plastic storage containers with lids

  • Pots, pans, baking dishes, baking sheets/pans

  • Mixing bowls with lids

  • Strainers

  • Basic food prep utensils 

  • Knife block with 15 piece knife set

  • Juicer 

  • KitchenAid Immersion blender with food processor + fresh prep attachment 

  • Ninja blender with attachments

  • Electric Hand mixer with beater + whisk attachments 

  • Reusable baking liners 

  • Plastic wrap, aluminum foil, parchment paper, wax paper 

  • Basic cooking ingredients (canola + olive oil, salt, pepper, spices, etc)

  • Cooking / baking utensils

  • Crew dishes / utensils / cups

  • Half size rolling baker rack with half size pans 

  • 10’ x 2’ stainless steel prep counter

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