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Chicago Photo Booth Rental is a unique photobooth — We have made our booths so simple, that it runs itslef. Our pic station booth is a self contained, standing tower. For outdoor experiences, there is no power needed. For interior environments, we recommend plugging the booth in to activate the ring flash. THe booth provides an interactive experience. Since the booths are portable, we can fit into tight and cramped spaces without sacrificing image quality. Chicago Photo Booth Rental makes amazing prints that guests love.
Because our booth runs itself, it can be operated by our clients. This means two things. You can use the booth multiple times, and for some packages you don't have to use an attendant. We drop our booth off to you the day of the event. We have a quick call to discuss the operation of the booth during a dry run. You set your booth up anywhere and as often as you would like. We send a driver to retrieve the packed-up booth.
Chicago Photo Booth Rental provides professional services for any type of event. If you can dream it up, we can shoot it. The photobooth can service weddings, holiday parties, private parties, and corporate and promotional events. Have a new idea for an event type? Try us!
Normally, we recommend a footprint of at least 5'x 7'. This setup can be altered if needed to acommodate a smaller space if required. A photograph of the area is always helpful to determine best placement.
The self contained booth has a touchscreen tablet on the front with directions on it. Our cameras are mounted at a height that will acommodate 98% of adults. In some cases we recommend a step stool for shorter guests and children. Depending on the desired program setup, our cameras snap anywhere from 1-5 pictures at five second increments.
Digital proofs are available to send immediately via the tablet app. For printing, we have a few options. Events where the printer and attendant is present, the printer will produce printed images within 30 seconds of the photo being taken. Remote printing event pictures are sent to the client within a week.
Yes, social media is inherent in every. In most cases the social media booth is booked first. Please call early to ensure availability. Guests can upload photos instantly to Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, or receive by text message or email. A solid internet connection will be needed to esnure the social features are working properly. If no solid internet is available, the photos will sit in a queue until the device is connected.
In all packages, guests can re-enter the both as many times as they desire. In all cases, guests will have access to high resolution digital photo access.
Photos can be shared from the app immediately via email, and social media. Additionally, photos are uploaded to a private link on our website. This usually takes place the day after the event.
If you can email it, we can integrate it. At the bottom of your photostrip, we incorporate event details, logos, and more. The photostrip layout is approved by you before the event.
We have sent our booths all over the United States. If a car can get there, so can we. Chicago Photo Booth Rental offers service within a 150 miles of Chicago. If your area is outside of the 150 mile radius, we can still attend your event, however a small travel fee may apply.
Absolutely, however there are some key details that make an outdoor event possible. First, the booth must have a covered location in case of bad weather. Because daylight is usually in abundance outdoors, we don't need to plug in to electricity. Please be sure to contact us so we can make sure we can help work out the details of your event.
Check out out packages to see which ones have included props. Props are general and aren't specific to an themed event. We offer custom signs for $150 if your event requires them.
It takes between 15 - 30mins to set the booth up. It takes 15 minutes to break down the booth and pack up.