The Mpls Photo Center's CoOp Studio Bays are available for Members and Non-Members seven days a week during regular Center hours. MPC Members can reserve Studio space online by accessing the Reservation Schedule with their Member Password. Non-Members, please call The Photo Center office at 612-643-3511 to book your space. Payment for the reservation must be received at the time of reservation. No refunds are available, but the reserved Studio time can be transferred if we are given at least 48 hours notice.
Highlights of the CoOp Studio include five(5), 16' x 25' Studio Bays with 12-ft ceilings, many surrounded by large windows for plenty of natural light, natural hardwood floors, brick walls, exposed wood beams and AC outlets accessible within six feet of any Studio Bay location.
Non-Member Studio Rental Rates
Discrete/Individual Studio Bays are available to Non-Members at a 2-Hour Minimum, $120. The ENTIRE Photo CoOp Studio, including the Kitchen and Lounge are available to Non-Member photographers and videographers for $475 per half-day (4 hours or less), and $650 per full-day (8 hours or less).
MPC Members can reserve CoOp Studio Bays "by the hour" at a discounted rate of $35 per hour, and can use the CoOp Lounge area for meetings or Client Accommodations, Free of Charge. (WiFi enabled)
Additional Hours, Before and After your Set-up or Break-down are $60 per hour for each Studio Bay in use. A "grip fee" of $75 will be charged for each MPC staff-person required, when utilizing MPC personnel "exclusively" for transporting equipment, operating the freight elevator, or coordinating deliveries and storage on premises; the day before, day of, or day after your Studio Booking. (MPC will of course provide a normal amount of "service-level" access for you, and load-in/load-out help in the normal course of their daily activities).
For a map of all the CoOp Studio Bays, click here.