Studio225BK is a uniquely hand-crafted photo/video studio and event space located in the up-and-coming arts district of Greenwood, Brooklyn nestled between Park Slope, Red Hook, and Sunset Park.
The studio is easily accessible from Manhattan via train, the Battery Tunnel, Brooklyn Bridge, and BQE. The studio is closer than you think. It is the second stop in Brooklyn on D or N train.
The studio offers a main interior 1000 sq. ft. shooting space with a clean brick wall, a distressed brick wall, white wall, and 16’ x 7’ unobstructed, south facing window offering beautiful natural light all afternoon. Additionally there is a 750 sq. ft. custom designed exterior deck, and a 1000 sq. ft. raw roof. The second floor has a dedicated hair, make-up, and wardrobe room with 3 stations, shampoo sink, industrial steamer and racks.
Grip and electric, including both strobe and hot packages are available for rent, as well as a 27″ iMac with Capture One. Please check our equipment list.
The studio can also be rented for classes, workshops, functions and events. Please note that we are located in a quiet, residential neighborhood and cannot accommodate parties.
We are happy to host your wedding or baby shower.
The studio is also home to GB3Arts, a creative shop and production company for branding and marketing content for broadcast, digital and print. Greg Buyalos, sole proprietor of GB3Arts, is a professional photographer and director of photography.
An open 1,000sqft loft style space with 14’ ceilings which includes:
A large 16’ x 6’ south facing window offers unobstructed light the whole day, perfect for daylight photography.
All windows in the studio are equipped with blackout roll down blinds for total darkness as well.
A kitchenette includes a microwave, mini fridge, soda stream, and coffee maker.
The central shooting area offers: A 20’ x 14’ exposed brick wall. An overhead Manfrotto Sky Track System for mounting lights and/or props. A six-roll ceiling mounted motorized system for 107” seamless rolls. An overhead 40’ wrap-around muslin track system. The track system and muslins can also be used to divide the space. Hair, makeup and wardrobe area. Two full size industrial clothing racks and one compact folding rack.
A free standing, rolling hair and makeup station that can be moved anywhere in the studio or out on the deck during shoots.In our entertainment section we have a 55” led smart TV with apple TV and stereo powered by a Bose sound system. A Nintendo Wii is also available for your gaming pleasure BYOG.
Our client lounge area offers a large comfy sofa handcrafted reclaimed wood coffee tables and 2 beautiful mid century newly reupholstered leather chairs. This section can be totally reworked as a variety of sets
Our private 750sqft studio level rooftop deck is custom built and laid out with a uniquely designed geometric pattern. The north end of the deck has decorative a 12’ high post and lintel with custom iron gates. The view of the deck from the overhead roof is a thing of beauty. The deck is perfect for natural light shooting, runway shows, and barbecues or as a dance floor.
Recently added, there is now a dedicated hair, make-up, wardrobe room on the second floor. Complete with 3 stations, shampoo sink, racks, hangers, and bluetooth speakers. Also can be used as another shooting space or green room.
The roof access stairwell is also a great natural shooting space. Its rustic paint splattered time weathered dark wood steps and dingy white walls makes it the perfect setting for editorial or heroin chic fashion shoots.
1000sqft raw private rooftop space offers unobstructed views of south Brooklyn and the New York City Skyline in the distance. It is great for natural light raw urban style editorial shoots, music videos, and an overhead view of the deck.
225 34th St
2nd and 3rd Floor
D/N Express, R Local to 36th st/4th ave