Lights. Camera. Kitchen.

Food photography and recipe videos are among the most consumed content around and Second Sol's Test Kitchen Studio will let yours stand out. Our fully functional gourmet kitchen set with a fresh, modern aesthetic, state-of-the-art KitchenAid appliances, and high-end cookware, bakeware, and cutlery is the perfect canvas for your culinary content.


Better than just a gourmet kitchen, our Test Kitchen Studio features the space and light required to both cook and film. Food stylists, celebrity chefs, local eateries, and agency producers searching for a spot to create ‘snackable’ content for CPG clients will find everything they need to whip up something wonderful. It even makes a great setting for the kitchen scene of your video short.


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Ample Space

Our test kitchen is designed with the ample prep surfaces and movement space of a professional kitchen with room left over for photography and videography equipment and crew. We focused on creating an uncrowded space with great sight lines to let you capture the ideal shot and footage.

With a full dining table, the studio is an adaptable space for any requirements. Combine footage from our Test Kitchen Studio with shots from our Pondview Deck for varied and engaging content from a single location.

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Stunning Finishes

White quartz countertops, dark neutral cabinets, reclaimed wood island facing, and wide-plank ceramic tile flooring create the perfect stylish but neutral backdrop to make your dishes pop. The composite ceramic Farmhouse sink with pot-filler spray nozzle is a beautiful, durable, functional element that creates professional character in the background of your shots.

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Professional Equipment


With 5 different sized burners delivering from 4000 -18000 BTU, this beautiful range is ideal for cooking complicated dishes, griddle cooking, and wok cooking.


Keep up to 38 bottles cool and frost free. Featuring natural wood storage shelves and bright interior lighting, this fridge is definitely camera ready.

KitchenAid Double Oven Convection Range

This beautiful electric double oven range produces flawless cooking results with Even-HeatTM True Convection. The unique bow-tie design heating element and hot air circulation fan provide consistent temperatures for crisp, flaky baked goods, juicy, well-browned roasts and flavorful, caramelized vegetables. With a combined 6.7 cu ft., the ovens provide an extra-large capacity with separate temperature environments. The cooktop features five additional heating surfaces, including a dedicated warming zone, creating incredible flexibility in this kitchen.

GE Stainless Interior Large Capacity Dish Washer

Cleanup is a breeze with the large capacity dishwasher/sanitizer. Able to hold up to 16 full place settings, our dishwasher features bottle jets, steam cleaning, sanitizing, and fan-assisted heated dry that lets you prep or clean your cookware and serving ware in under an hour. At only 48 db, it's quiet enough to run during sampling or instruction.

KitchenAid Side-by-side Prep Fridge

Within easy reach of the prep and cooking spaces in the test kitchen, this beautiful fridge offers 22.5 cu ft. of temperature controlled storage for ingredients or prepped dishes.