Make Every Minute of Your NYC Photoshoot Count
When you are going to do a photoshoot, you have a strong vision of what you want, and you have the technical savvy to know how to create a great statement—and the most critical next step is getting the right space, the right set design, and the right location support. So you need our end-to-end service included in photoshoot space rental NYC.
Photoshoot Space to Rent in New York City
How Booking a Photoshoot Space with Cocoon Works?
Tell us about your NYC photoshoot space
A member of our team will assess your needs to qualify your reservation to ensure we are able to make your vision a reality.
We work with you to custom build your vision
We will assign a dedicated support person to help organize admin, catering, vendors, and logistics.
Have a seamless experience in our spaces
At least one Casa Manager will be onsite during your reservation to ensure everything runs smoothly day-of.
Achieve your vision by working with Cocoon
Big Portfolio of Photoshoot Spaces for Rent in New York City
First, in terms of location, instead of trying to negotiate with various private owners of NYC’s great spaces, you will have access to Cocoon’s wide-ranging, professionally-managed portfolio of rental properties.
Specialized Team in the Rental Process
A Cocoon space planner, expert in the specs and needs of a pro photo shoot, will listen to your vision and offer you all the options. And then, we manage every step of the rental process for you.
Frequently Asked Questions
How do I book a space with Cocoon?
Talk to us about what type of production you are doing, your story, and mood. We are location experts and after listening we will present you with suitable options. As we have a multitude of locations we can serve as a “one-stop location shop”, so you can book all your location needs through us. We will do onsite visits with you, provide you with photos, room measurements, and do iPhone tours if you are working remotely.
Once the foundational element of locations are established, we get to work on getting everything set up for you.
What types of services do you offer for TV productions?
We offer an array of production planning services to help make the shoot run smoothly. We can help secure tents, catering, food delivery, coffee, props, furniture rentals, industrial steamers, car services, satellite outdoor spaces, satellite spaces for talent, parking permits and artwork permission.
Are your spaces outside the hot zone?
We will always offer you spaces outside the hot zone. We regularly check to make sure we are up-to-date with any changes.
Will any one be present during filming?
There will be a Casa Manager onsite before you arrive to make sure everything is set up properly and then for the duration of the shoot. Anything at all that comes up with the location, we will handle. Your PAs can stay dedicated to your production.
When shooting wraps, the Casa Manager will supervise breakdown of the set to make sure everything is done properly.
Can we book the space for multiple days?
Spaces can be booked for multiple days or weeks and equipment can be left overnight.
Do I need insurance to use your spaces?
Yes. We can help you with this. For weddings, we partner with a few insurance providers and our management team can work with you to get an insurance quote that meets your budget and needs.
Is the art in your spaces released?
We have a database of which art is released and not, and can identify anything in your location space you want to use.
What are my payment options?
Credit card, wire transfer, direct deposit, and Paypal.
What People Are Saying About
Our Photoshoot Space Venues in NYC
Kira G., Thinx
“Great space, clean and flexible.”
Courtnee E., Partner + Creative Director
“We couldn’t have had a better experience! The space was perfect and Eduard couldn’t have been more accommodating, friendly and helpful. Communication was also super fast which is crucial in this industry and so appreciated. Highly recommend and we’ll definitely use his services again!”
Ugonna O., Producer
“It was very easy working with Cocoon from beginning to end. During the booking process, their communication was prompt and clear. And on the day of our shoot, they were on hand to answer all of our questions. The space comes just as pictured and is a great option for a production. I would book again.”
How Cocoon Works With Photographers in NYC
We Listen to You
Tell us your vision. We ourselves are creatives and we can help you realize exactly what you want. And literally anything is possible. What kind of Photoshoot Space do you need? If you want a room set with Victorian furnishings, an NYC cafe vibe, a parachute and a wind machine, we can make it happen.
We Do All the Work for You
You already have a business. You and your team do not need to get into the side shows of sandwich ordering, figuring out if the location has enough amps for a pro lighting set up, and renting hair and makeup stations. We take all that on. We will make it possible for you to have productive work days before the shoot—we’re sweating the small stuff and putting it in place so you can walk in ready to go.
We Are There For You
On the day of your shoot a Casa Manager will be there handling every aspect of the location and all event services. You are 100% focused on creating your masterpiece.
Your Career and Work Deserve the Best Partner. That’s Us.
As a company founded by a visionary architect, we have both expertise and passion for making sure pro creative teams are set up properly to do breakthrough work, the kind that creates reputations and gets repeat bookings. We are dedicated to helping our photographer clients excel in their careers.
Where Are Our Photoshoot Spaces Located?
Reasons to Host Your Event With Cocoon
We are Pros
We area pro staff highly experienced in production that takes care of all your needs. Cocoon offers end-to-end services that feature every conceivable need you will have including prop and furniture sourcing and rental, hair and make up professionals, make up and hair stations, clothing rack rental, light rental and set up, music, catering, literally, anything you can think of.
Our Casa Managers Are There For You
Our onsite Casa Managers are there before, during and after your event to make sure everything about the location is perfect. All your production assistants will stay dedicated to the work at hand: if the air conditioning needs adjusting, if you need an updated lunch order, if someone needs directions, we are on it. You are free to do your best work.
More Done in Less Time
We are smartly priced and help you save the most valuable thing: your peace of mind. By offering spaces that are professionally managed and homeowner-free and comprehensive event services, our pro team helps you get more done in less time, and saves you money in the long run.
Supporting the Small NYC Business
We’re here to make the city better for small businesses and communities in need. Cocoon was founded with the idea of helping to create the city of the future, where more people have access to great public space and where small businesses can thrive. We regularly scout communities of color to locate and partner with talented emerging vendors, and our business plan is to drive our profits after start-up into funding community projects.