Frequently Asked Questions
Q. Do you have an actual booth?
A. Yes. We have several options: Free Standing “open air” style and enclosed traditional style.
Q. I already have a photographer, why do I need a photo booth?
A. Photographers are an important part of any wedding or special event. Photographer will remain at an event to get the money shots and then their job is done. We are not photographers. We provide added entertainment for your guests, with the use of cameras and props. We entertain your guests and create memories.
Q. Do you rent your photobooth?
A. No, we are not a rental company. We offer a photobooth service.
Q. How long does it take to set up?
A. It takes us 30 minutes to set up. So we will arrive about 1hr to 1:15min prior to start-time for setup.
Q. Do you provide props? Can I bring my own?
A. Yes! We provide basic props(hats & Sunglasses) in our Deluxe and Glamour Package. You can upgrade to Deluxe props(hats, sunglasses, boas, signs inflatables, etc) for an additional cost. Most definitely you can bring your own props!
Q. Do you provide a table for the props?
A. Yes! We provide a 4ft table with our own black table cover. Please feel free to provide your own table and specialty linen to match your event! We’re all about STYLE!
Q. Do you have any special requirements?
A. A Standard 15-20amp AC power source. We require to be on a flat-leveled area. A 10×10 space is ideal, but not necessary. 6×8 minimum please =)
Q. Can the photo booth be placed outdoors?
A. Yes it can, however the area needs to be covered and on leveled ground. We do have a tent available for rent. In case of windy situations, we may not be able to use a backdrop (safety first!). – But the photo booth can still be operated with the venue’s natural environment as a background.
Q. How soon should I book your photobooth service?
A. As soon as possible. Our photo booth service is currently booked on various dates into 2016! We require a $500 non-refundable deposit to secure your date.
Q. Can our guests download copies of pictures from our event?
A. Yes, we post all the photos from your event on our website within 48hrs—in a password protected gallery. These photos are free for download and will be online—we hope, `til forever!
Q. Your prices are higher than other photo booth companies. Why is that?
A. We are Maui’s first Photo booth company and we have the most experience. We provide the absolute best photo booth experience. Our photo booth system is professionally built. We use professional cameras, flashes, printers and photo booth software. We carry back-up equipiment. We print beautiful, “photo-lab” quality photos for your event. We have the best customer service. Our attendants will interact and have fun with your guests. We carry liability insurance. All this comes at a cost – you are getting the best photo booth experience for your money.
Q. What should our guests expect to do?
A. To use our photo booth, your guests will:
- choose their props
- hope in the photo booth and choose black & white or color
- get ready for 3 or 4 shots!
- pick up their photos in 20 seconds
Q. What size are the photos and how many print will my guests receive?
A. You have a choice between 2×6 double print photo strips or 4×6 single prints, which you will choose before your event. Your guests will receive their photos after every session, and we always offer UNLIMITED sessions. We do offer 4×6 double prints for an additional cost.
Q. What kind of printer do you use?
A. We use high quality Dye Sublimation printers. Dye Sublimation printing does not have printing dots like that of inkjet printing; so it provides a much higher photo image quality. In addition, each print has an over-coating protective layer that is water and fingerprint resistant and can make the photo last up to 50 years under normal environments.
Q. Can I provide my own backdrop for the photo booth?
A. Absolutely. If you have an event designer that will be providing pipe & drape at your event, we may be able to use that for your backdrop. We also welcome DIY backdrops in fabric or other materials. Please contact us to discuss!
Q. Will I get the digital files?
A. Yes, in our Deluxe package you have a choice of a custom Border or USB Flash Drive of all of the photos, or you can also purchase the Flash Drive for an additional cost. We always say to opt for the custom border and decide on the flash drive later. You can’t add the custom border later.