Altura Studio, Oakland 

Altura studio is a daylight photo studio and creative space, flooded with beautiful all-day natural light through nine tall window panes.  The studio is up 1.5 flights of stairs on the 2nd floor facing the north and west. At 675 square feet, studio comfortably fits a  9 or 12ft backdrop in both directions. Due to Covid building regulations, only smaller-scale shoots of under 5 people at a time are allowed.  


 alternative rates may apply for commercial production shoot and/or crew of 7 or more people

$250 | 2 HR RENTAL

$350 | 4 HR HALF DAY

$500 | 8 HR DAY

$600 |10 HR DAY

Seamless Color Backdrops available for rental, $3/ft of marked use



675 sqft / Daylight studio / Unobstructed North & West exposure / 9 tall window panes (no black out option, gray window shades with partial diffusion) / Lounge area / Garment Rack / Rolling C-stand / light stands / V flats, black and white sides / Apple boxes / Folding table / 4+ sand bags /  Chairs and stools / Rolling Carts /mirror /steamer/ portable fans + heater

*Does NOT have  AC, elevator,  studio lighting rental


850 42nd Ave.

Oakland, CA 94602 

The building is located in the industrial neighborhood of Fruitvale, about .6 mi (or 12 minute walk) from Fruitvale Bart. Located inside a private gated parking lot, the red gate is open on High St. Monday-Friday 8am-6pm. Alternatively, there is a key fob entrance on 42nd Ave after 6pm on weekdays, and all day weekends. 

Contact to rent

studio manager / 

Karen  408.483.8263

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