Rental Agreement

Every renter must sign our agreement and pay a 50% deposit to secure your reservation.

Please call (310) 780-1462 to book the photo studio or email us.


WAIVER OF LIABILITY : Knightling Studios rents its facility, including limited equipment, to its customers with the understanding that in no event shall Knightling Studios or Knightling, Inc. be held liable for direct, indirect, incidental, or consequential damage due to the use of this facility or equipment used by its customers.

RATES : Rates are $50/hour for 2-3 hours, $47.50 for 4-7 hours and $45/hour for 8-12hours. Payment in full is required on the day of the shoot before usage - no exceptions. You can pay with a cash or a major credit card. No checks please.

DEPOSIT/RENTAL PAYMENT : A deposit of 50% is required to secure the date. Payment in full is due on the day of the rental before you begin shooting.

CANCELLATION : Day of shoot: 100% of rental fee will be charged. If you cancel within 48 hours of your rental date you will be charged 50% of your booking fee.

EXTRA CHARGES : The overtime rate is $100/hour if the studio is available. We charge a cleaning fee of $30.00 to each rental.

Renter also agrees that if any equipment, furniture, props, walls, fixtures, etc. are damaged, mishandled, broken, ruined or stolen while they are using the studio that they will be immediately charged for the full amount to replace the item(s).

CLEANUP FEE : You are responsible for leaving the studio in a clean state, anything that was brought into the studio must be removed at the end of the rental. You do not have to clean the floors, that is what the cleaning fee is for. Just be respectful and leave it the way you found it please. 

LENGTH OF USE : Hourly rental periods are 60 minutes. Half day rental periods are 4 hours. Full day rental periods are 8-12 hours. Studio clean up must be completed by the end of the rental period. If the studio is not satisfactorily returned to the state it was prior to the rental period, an additional clean-up fee of $50 will be assessed. Overtime will be calculated in increments of 15 minutes beyond the contracted end-time of the rental period when renter is either still using or cleaning up the studio space. The overtime rate is $100/hour. Do not arrive late - Renter’s rental time begins promptly at the designated starting time and ends promptly at the designated ending time. There will be NO exceptions to this so plan accordingly and give yourself extra time in case you run into traffic. 

TERMS OF USE : Use of our studio and our equipment is AT RENTER’S OWN RISK. Renter hereby waives rights to seek legal redress for mishaps, accidents, and/or loss while on our premises. Renter agrees to leave the studio and adjacent grounds in the same condition as they were when Renter arrived. Renters are solely responsible for any legal infractions Renter or members of Renter’s party make during the conduct of the shoot, be they in our studio or elsewhere. This includes parking tickets, all other violation or citations, and legal action resulting from the conduct of the shoot, taken at whatever time. Renter agrees to hold harmless Knightling, Inc., its owner, agents, representatives, and contractors acting on its behalf for any loss, accident, or injury to Renter’s self or anyone who accompanies Renter while on our premises. Renter agrees to be solely responsible for the conduct and welfare of all persons accompanying Renter while on our premises. Renters are solely responsible for the safety and well-being of any models Renter engages. Renter understands that if Knightling, Inc. observes dangerous, pornographic, or negligent practices or activities are being engaged in Knightling, Inc. reserves the right to stop the shoot and require Renter and Renter’s party to leave immediately — HOWEVER, Knightling, Inc. assumes NO RESPONSIBILITY to act in such cases. Renter agrees to hold Knightling, Inc., its agents, representatives, and anyone acting on behalf of Knightling, Inc. completely harmless from any action, legal or otherwise, that results from Renter’s conduct. Renters are solely responsible for verifying that all models employed during Renter’s rental period are of legal age for the activities they are to be engaged in. Knightling, Inc. has no responsibility to determine or verify the age of participants in the renter’s activities but reserves the right to end those activities if it becomes aware that legal age violations are on-going. Renter agrees that someone a Knightling, Inc. representative will be present in the studio at all times Renters are using it.

What We Are

Knightling Photo Studios is a photo studio for rent to photographers with their own cameras.

What We Are Not

  • A Pornography Studio (no nude photography or sexual activity allowed)
  • A Wet Facility (no water or fluids of any kind allowed in studios)
  • Handicap Accessible (upstairs, no elevators)
  • Automotive Shoot Facility (we are upstairs with no elevators, if you can't carry it...dont bring it)