Studio 311 is available for rent daily and is a south-facing, open-concept 1,300 sq. ft. space with plenty of natural sunlight. It is located in the historic Queen East neighbourhood of Toronto known as Riverside, only minutes from downtown Toronto and is accessible by driving or transit. The space retains its original architectural details like old wooden floors, exposed ceiling beams, and heating radiators. Furthermore, the studio offers a dedicated make-up / hair station, full workspace, and lounge area that is always fully stocked with refreshments.


  • 1,300 sq. ft. open concept

  • 14-foot ceilings

  • Large south & eastern exposure windows

  • Natural light all day

  • Huge 33×16-foot dedicated studio shooting space

  • Black-out curtains for privacy and sunlight blocking

  • Hair & make-up station with daylight balanced light bar

  • Private change room area

  • Free ultra-high speed WiFi internet

  • Large lounge area complete with modern seating

  • A stocked bar fridge with complimentary refreshments

  • Kitchenette


  • 10-foot seamless paper roll system (Pure White #66, Smoke Gray #74, Black #20)

  • 20+ seamless paper rolls available (assorted colours)

  • Stands and grip gear available for rental

  • Plenty of free parking street parking

  • Private parking on gated lot

  • Climate controlled

  • Two sound systems (with auxiliary input)

  • Two private entrances

  • Smart-lock on main door for easy code access

  • Full security system

  • 24/7 video surveillance security


“Highly recommended for an easy-to-access and spacious studio for photo and video!”

Beautiful space with your choice of gorgeous Southern exposure natural light or lots of space for strobe lighting.

The studio offers a nice sitting area plus a great hair and make-up station, free WiFi and lots of paper options, plus some solid grip equipment.

— Will Prentice | Photographer

“Communicative, accessible, and the space exceeded our expectations.”

Our production company rented Studio 311 for a film shoot and had a really positive experience. Giancarlo was communicative, accessible, and the space exceeded our expectations. We'll definitely rent this studio again. Highly recommend.

— Michelle D’Alessandro Hatt | Producer
(Black Lab Film Company)

This is one of the better shooting spaces in town.

This is one of the better shooting spaces in town, without question. Lots and lots of space, tons of natural light if you want it, nice makeup facility and a very accommodating professional studio owner. Located downtown-ish, it's easy for anyone to get to.

I hold my lighting workshops there and have had a successful event every time due in large part to the facility.

— James Ogilvie | Photographer & Instructor


“Great photography is about depth of feeling, not depth of field.”
Peter Adams