Monday, March 3, 2008
Pier 59 Studios
Pier 59 Studios New York
Founded by Art and Fashion Group Corporation, Pier 59 Studios, represents the ultimate in studio innovation and flexibility. Created to accommodate the diverse needs of photographers, designers, advertising agencies and television and film production companies, the 100,000-square-foot photography facility and multimedia complex at New York's Chelsea Piers boasts the state-of-the-art in technology and service. It is the studio's attention to its clients that has made it home to image-industry legends, leaders and trailblazers alike since opening in 1994.
Pier 59 Studios features nine naturally lit (and one dark), column-free studio spaces, a 6,500-square-foot soundstage constructed for live performances or special events, video and commercial projects, retractable walls, light-sensitive windowpanes and specially poured cement floors for flawless camera tracking. Its advancements in client services include T1-speed Internet connections, in-studio catering for breakfast, lunch and dinner, 24-hour personnel for security, equipment load-in/out and equipment maintenance, and simple, on-site access to the Art and Fashion Group's network of interrelated creative services, including digital capture, retouching, printing, talent management and more.
Pier 59 West
Summer 2006 marked the opening of Pier 59 Studios West, a photography and multimedia studio servicing the Los Angeles area. Not merely a satellite of legendary Pier 59 Studios in New York, Pier 59 Studios West is its own state-of-the-art facility, built to the same exacting standards and offering the unparalleled quality, flexibility, equipment and comfort that the world's top creative talent have come to expect, at a smaller scale. Pier 59 Studios West is conveniently situated in a secure, private location at historic Bergamot Station, with easy access to and from LAX, Beverly Hills and Malibu. The modern 27,000-square-foot four-studio complex features one daylight and three dark studios with custom-poured concrete floors for level trackless camera movement, three VIP lounges, light-sensitive windowpanes, a fully columnless space, a state-of-the-art four-kilowatt audio system and wireless T1 Internet connection, and catering by the finest Italian restaurant in Malibu.
Pier 59 Studios
Pier 59 Studios West
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