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SHINE STUDIO • 1107 King Street, Suite D  • Charleston, SC
Content studio rental in Charleston SC made for photographers, content creators and business owners.

The Shine Studio is a 1,200 square foot creative studio space made for photography, videography, podcasting and content creation. From brand photographer, Anna Laura Sommer, the Shine Studio is Charleston's premiere BRIGHT, NATURAL LIGHT CONTENT STUDIO & intimate meeting/event space, perfect to host your next VIP day or workshop. With multiple rooms featuring a variety of sets, each offers a different vibe for diversity in creative content. The ShineStudio may be rented at an hourly or daily rate. Membership & Package options are available for discounted rates.


The Shine Studio on King Street features 1,200 square feet of beautiful second floor space. Featuring large windows and tall ceilings that flood the space with natural light, this bright and spacious space offers a blank white canvas for your vision. 

Plenty of free street parking is available on King St and neighborhood cross streets. Your​ breakfast / lunch / coffee break is just downstairs at The Harbinger Cafe.​ Take home a bottle of wine or stay for happy hour at Monarch Wine Merchants.​

Whether you are a content creator, photographer, influencer, or event planner, this is the ideal backdrop for your creative needs (complete with amenities).

Included in Your Rental:

The Blank Canvas Room (front room): 12’H ceiling | Wall Mount with Paper Backdrop Options (white & pink now available; more coming soon)

The Evolve Room (middle room): 9’H ceiling | Our mobile "Evolve Wall" from Isle of Parties, featuring quarterly, custom-themed installations. Upcoming installations include: Disco Dreams, Sunset Summer, Twinkle & Tidings: A Christmas Installation, Bohemian Rhapsody, and more. Subscribe to our newsletter so you don't miss out!

Throughout Entire Space: Natural light | Private back entrance | Private bathroom | Modern couch + various seating & decor options | Wardrobe rolling rack | Wardrobe steamer | Full-length mirror | Air conditioned | Additional lighting & gear available

Amenity Area (back room): From getting ready for your shoot or getting a caffeine kick mid-workday, our Amenity Area includes mini fridge & coffee/tea bar, vanity chair & mirror, and assorted light snacks.

The Podcast Room: Equipped with 2 mics and a Zoom Podtrak 4 Recorder, and Sony EV10 for video-casting. Whether you're recording your next episode, hosting a client VIP day, or need a quiet space to work, our Podcast Room has you covered.

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NOTE: This page is for booking the space only. Photo/Video services are not included in booking.
Clients of Anna Laura - the space is included as a location option for our sessions at no additional charge.


IS A PHOTOGRAPHER PROVIDED IN MY BOOKING? Short answer: No. The booking provides access to the space only. We welcome other photographers & creatives or clients to book this beautiful space! (For photo/video clients of the owner, Anna Laura, the space is included at no additional charge. Please visit for more info on brand photo/video services.) DO YOU HAVE AN ELEVATOR? The studio is located on the 2nd floor. There is not an elevator but there are stairwells located at the front and back doors. WHEN DOES THE STUDIO GET THE BEST LIGHT? We get beautiful sunlight reflected through our windows throughout most of the day. ARE CHILDREN ALLOWED? Yes, children are allowed. We only ask that they please be mindful of our neighbors during working hours. HOW EARLY CAN I ARRIVE? Unfortunately, early entry into the studio is not allowed. We ask that you grant yourself extra time within the session hours you have reserved - this includes arrival, setup, breakdown, and departure. WHERE CAN I PARK? There is plenty of free street parking on King and surrounding streets. WHAT IS THE CANCELLATION POLICY? Cancelations within 12 hours of reserved session are subject to an additional $50 fee. No refunds will be given for canceled sessions. We understand that things may come up unexpectedly so if you choose to reschedule we are happy to work you. IS THERE A RESTROOM? Yes! There is a restroom in the studio and can also be used as a dressing room if needed.

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