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Q: What types of events typically use a photo booth?
A: Events enhanced by photo booths are Private Parties, Corporate Parties, Birthday Parties, Sweet Sixteen Parties, Dances, Reunions, Bat/Bar Mitzvahs, Proms and After Proms, Trade shows, Grand Openings, Fundraisers, College Fun Nights, Team building, and so many more!

Q: How do we know Palmetto City Photo Booth is reputable?
A: Palmetto City Photo Booth understands the importance of image and doing things the right way. We will say what we are going to do and then do what we say. We focus solely on photo booths. We are not another business that rent photo booths as a side business. Do one thing and do it well! Please refer to our testimonial page as well.

Q: Why a photo booth?
A: Simple – people have fun with photo booths and it gives them an instant keepsake. Photos are timeless and the photo booth lets people be interactive. Photo booths have limited space, so often the fun is trying to get everyone in the photo booth.

Q: How much does it cost?
A: Great question. As with most services, pricing is dependent on a few factors such as date, location, hours of the event, and any extra options. Our standard quote will include usage for up to four hours. When you request pricing, we guarantee a prompt response.

Q: What is included in the rental?
A: Each rental includes: delivery/setup/breakdown, fun props, custom header & footer, unlimited pictures for the duration of the rental and an onsite attendant.

Q: How many pictures do we get at an event?
A: Since the rental includes unlimited photos, the answer is – as many as you want. You are only limited by the speed of your clients/guests!

Q: How long does it take to print the pictures?
A: Our photo booths print pictures within 60 seconds of your last pose.
There is hardly a wait for the photographs, which is important because guests will be eager to see their pictures! The photos are studio quality prints and will not fade. There’s a clear protective coating on top making them resistant to fingerprints, smudges and even drops of liquid.

Q: Is power required?
A: Yes, a standard 120V electrical outlet is required within a reasonable range.

Q: How do I reserve my date?
A: After getting the Palmetto City Photo Booth quote, a deposit of $300 and a signed contract will be required to reserve your date.

Q: Why not a photographer, disposable cameras, or a sketch artist?
A: The fun factor! Photo booths produce high quality pictures quickly. If you saw a professional photographer, a stranger holding a disposable camera, a sketch artist with a long line, or a free photo booth with privacy curtains, where are you going to go to have some fun?

Q: What are some of the options I can add to my photo booth rental?
A: Any of the following: Extra Strips Printed, Travel, Additional Hours.

Q: What is the size of the photo strip?
A:¬†6″ long x 2″ wide.

Q: How do I customize the banner area on the photo strip?
A: Let us know your text and colors and we will customize your strips.

Q: Do you have multiple photo booth Options?
A: Yes! We offer a bench model along with a “stand-up” version. Both offer the same fun but one maybe a better fit than the other. Just ask us which booth would work best for your event. All of the options¬†use Cannon DSLR cameras and sub-dye printers.

Q: Can the photo booth be moved into any venue?
A: The beauty of our photo booths is they can be easily moved into almost any location. Our photo booths were designed to be portable. Please let us know if you have a special move-in involving stairs or elevators.

Q: Where will you travel to?
A: We have are located in Charleston, SC and serve the surrounding area. However, we are open to traveling outside the area depending on the date and distance. Travel fees may apply.

Q: Can the photo booth be used outside?
A: Yes, with some restrictions. The booth needs to be on a flat surface and SHOULD NOT be in DIRECT sunlight. The pictures and screen will be washed out.

Q: What about other photo booth companies?
A: Palmetto City Photo Booth provides top of the line photo booths along with the highest level of customer service. If you are going to spend money for a special occasion, make sure you get a photo booth that is reliable, provides high quality prints, can be customized, and will be professionally staffed.

Q: Could the photo booth be used for team building and corporate events?
A: Yes! Please call us to discuss your options.