Rates & Booking

Please consider the following rate and booking information for photo studio rental at Chicago Daylight Studio. If you have any further questions, feel free to Contact Us..


Running rates are competitively priced, but vary based on client requirements. Please contact us with the particulars of your shoot or event for up to date information regarding availability and applicable hourly/daily/overtime rates, as necessary.

The standard day rate for photo productions is $1000 per ten hour day. Overtime is billed at $150/hour beyond 10 hours.

Standard video productions run at $1500 per ten hour day, with a $225/hour overtime rate.

A pre-production day at half-rate is offered for multiple day bookings.

All rates are subject to negotiation and modification due to specifications of the production. Contact us via email or phone to discuss, or stop by and check out the space - it'd be great to meet!

Booking Guidelines

Certificate of insurance required naming Chicago Daylight Studio as additionally insured.

It is customary to have a check for studio rental charges available at the conclusion of the booking.

Equipment rental charges are also appreciated at the conclusion of the booking, but may alternatively be deferred fifteen (15) days, if required.

We are happy to be as involved in the production as you would like us to be.

Please feel free to email or call us to discuss the details and requirements of your upcoming shoot/event.

We look forward to working with you and are happy to help!

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Founded by a local professional photographer, Chicago Daylight Studio fulfills their creative vision to provide a full-service, upscale photography, film, and video studio in the Chicago metropolitan area. Drawing from over 30 years of advertising experience, Chicago Daylight Studio offers its exclusive clientele a superior shooting experience, focusing on giving personalized attention to each of its clients. The spacious studio, which offers the finest natural light, is equipped with state-of-the art equipment, and is located off Randolph in the West Loop.