Canberra’s Only Full-Size Video & Film Studio Dedicated For Full-Scale Productions
The DCS Backlot studio is the home to the full-scale productions for producing video, photography and live streaming content.
The studio is a blank space hire or can be equipped with the right gear and ACS crew to nail your next Canberra production. Create, curate and turn your ideas into reality – whether it be photography, videography, commercial, editorial, events, workshops, live streaming …. you name it, DCS Backlot Studio can facilitate it. You are only limited by your imagination.
DCS Backlot Studio is the only full-size studio in Canberra region.
Ample free all day parking for your crew, talent, and even the gaffer truck. FTTP hi-speed internet up to 1 GB/s.
The Backlot Studio Features
The DCS Backlot Studio allows for creative freedom with multiple configurations to suit your project needs – from professional headshots, product photography, a piece-to-camera or multiple people. Book now and bring your own gear and crew or we can arrange a crew for you with
professional ACS award-winning cinematographers.
8.2m wide and 6.3 deep white cyclorama. Equipped with a 5m high electric winch lighting grid that makes setup changes a breeze.
3 different formats available:
- 6.3m wide stretched green screen wall
- 20m long green curtain that runs the length of the studio
- 270o green screen and floor setup under the lighting grid
8.2m wide and 6.3 deep film space which is ideal for music videos, cars, night shoots as you have total lighting control.
Heaps of space to setup and minimise reflections. Can organise lighting modifers and scrims and reflectors as needed.
Lounges equipped with a TV screen, comfortable sofas and overflow for hair and makeup.
Equipped with a Hollywood makeup mirror, blow driers, steam irons, regular irons, clothing racks.
Equipped with an iMac professional environment that runs FCPX and PremierePro.
Filled with energy drinks, water, wine and beer which is Included in the hire rate.
Ample off-street undercover and street parking available.
Ultra fast NBN connected to the building
(100Mbps/download – 40Mbps/upload)
Video & Photography Satisfied Customers
“Quite rare to find a full-size production studio in Canberra and this one ticks all the boxes.
DCS Backlot studio is a large studio with a clean cyclorama and separate make-up/dressing room for privacy. The Book The Backlot team are very easy going, professional and responded very quickly to all my inquiries.
I recommend DCS Backlot studio.”
“Have used the Backlot studio for one of our recent video shoots.
The space is a rare gem in the Canberra video industry and the amenities and service provided is first class. Everything was set up for our arrival knowing we were on very tight timelines to shoot over 25+ interviews over two days.
I highly recommend the Backlot studio to any professional for any kind of studio work!”
“A great experience working with the Backlot team at the studio. Professional, obliging and very easy to work with.
The DCS Backlot studio is a great space for a big crew and multiple talent due to the size and configuration flexibility.
I recommend the Backlot studio for any producer looking for a professional location in Canberra.”
Studio Hire Packages
$ 990 / Full Day
Full Day Rent
- Full access to the facility
- To be paid in full 24 hours before.
- Including GST.
Additional AV, gear requirements, furniture, props or crew can be arranged at the the time of your booking. There will be an on-site studio technician available at your booking to assist with bump-in, setup and bump-out.