Shoot-Ready Scenes for Film & Photography at StartWell
Our campus boasts 20,000+ square feet of office, cafe, bar, event space, lounge and more – ready to shoot in and perfect as photography backdrops or instant film sets.
Espresso Bar / Cafe [~350sqft]
Bright and airy with a stainless steel countertop for reception/service plus black espresso machine and white crockery as well as oval white table with built-in white reception sofa.
Bar / Restaurant / Lounge / Cafe [2,500 sqft]
A rectangular room furnished with lounge seating (grey sofas + white marble tables), built in bar (stainless steel top with walnut vanity behind, sink, stainless steel fridges + beer taps, walnut high tops and white bar stools) and wood tables on castors or black folding theatre style seating in front of stage and AV booth.
Music Venue / Presentation Stage [Up to 2,500 sqft]
At the north end of our main event space – ceiling mounted theatrical black spotlights with black movable 6’x4′ stage, floor to ceiling black curtains plus accessory lighting (2x tripod mounted soft-boxed LEDs – 45W dimmable 5500k / 2700K & 4x multi-color 50W floodlights) plus in-house sound and TVs on wheels, with 100 black foldable chairs for audience seating.
Wedding Venue / Cyclorama / Solarium [3,400 sqft standalone bldg]
A single-floor detached building on Niagara street (residential street steps away from King Street) with parking in front, two entrances, soaring 16-foot ceilings, massive windows + 6 skylights, washrooms and an open kitchenette. Lots of power (used to be a mechanic’s garage and then photo studio.)
An intimate space perfect for cafe, restaurant scenes, bookstore or library scenes – with directed overhead and pendant lighting, walnut tables, plants, exposed brick and a characteristic exposed water pump system painted blue.
Meeting Rooms [~100 – 200 sqft]
A range of aesthetics – from exposed brick to glass walls, with mounted TVs, conference phones, conference tables and chairs plus white boards.
Offices [~100 – 3,000 sqft]
Exposed brick – open concept or smaller rooms, ranging in size to accomodate office setups from 1 to 30 people on camera working at desks. Furnished with desks, chairs, task lamps etc…