Why have Manta Ray Photo Booth?
Fun Casino’s are a perfect way to entertain your guests. Not only do they compliment a disco or band, but also work well as standalone entertainment. Fun casinos are very versatile, what other form of entertainment can raise money for a charity, Involve every age group or promote a product? It is becoming the fastest growing choice of entertainment for: Weddings, Product launches, Fund raising events, anniversaries, parties, corporate entertaining, conferences and balls. We try to make the Casino experience as real as possible but add an element of Fun!
How many photos do we get?
There is no limit to how many photos your guests can take during the hire time.
Can we have an album of the photos?
Yes. Guestbooks* are available. During your event, our attendant will take one of the duplicate print and place it into a Guestbook. Your guests can then choose to write a message next to their prints. This creates a fantastic, personal and unique keepsake. We offer a FREE Guestbook on all Wedding bookings. *Additional cost apply.
How many people can fit in the booth?
Our booths are designed to seat up to 4 people at once.
Is the photobooth easy to use?
Yes, there are simple to follow on-screen & voice commands -the booth attendant will guide you through these steps upon your first visit.
Can I have colour and black & white photo strips?
Our booths have on-screen options to select either colour, black & white or vintage.
Can I have digital copies of the pictures as well?
Of course. At the end of the boothing period your attendant will issue with a pen-drive of all the booth prints. We will also upload all the booth prints (carefully screened-to avoid any embarassment) to our designated Facebook pages -or a private a Dropbox link to all your booth prints the following day.
How long does the booth take to print the photo strips?
Only 16 seconds! Not only that, the pictures are specially coated to come out dry and waterproof, so they won’t smudge as we use commercial grade Dye-sublimation printers.
Can the photobooth be placed outside?
The booths can be use in a Marquee if fully waterproof marquees are provided -along with a flat level surface.
Can I have my event information or company logo on the photos?
Of course you can. We specialise in making custom layouts with the events message, company logo or whatever you want. We will produce you a customised booth overlay incorporating any design feature, logo, event text & image in advance of the event.
Our venue has several flights of stairs. Is that a problem?
This will require extra manpower to move the booth. We are happy to discuss access with the venue directly to try to solve any potential problems.
What happens if there is a technical problem with the booth?
As our photobooths are digital there is little chance of a mechanical problem. The booths are modern and robust. Sometimes they need supplies replenished such as paper. Our attendant will be close by, so you or your guests have nothing to worry about.
Can the booths be used at night?
Yes. The booth has all the lighting it needs built in.
What type of camera does the booth contain?
We only use professional digital cameras -typically these are Canon Eos 600D or 700, 18 Mega-pixel DSLR’s, the same as a lot of professional wedding photographers. Be warned that some other companies use low quality cameras similar to computer webcams.
Does an attendant stay with the booth?
Yes. We always have a member of staff attend your event to assist you and your guests during the course of your event. The attendant will encourage guests to use the booth, and create your album.
Do we need any special electrical outlets for the booth?
No. The booth uses a standard AC 240 volt power outlet. The booth cannot be used with a generator unless it is specified use.
Are you fully insured?
We have Public Liability Insurance (£1 Million) and all Photobooth components and accessories are PAT tested. Available upon request.
I want to book a booth! What’s the next step?
If you’d like to book please email us with all your booking details (date of booking, times of booth operation, venue name & address, your name & contact details, and of course your booth package).
What areas do you cover?
Based in Edinburgh & Glasgow we service the two major cities and will travel up to 200 miles radius covering most of Scotland and the North of England. If you live outside of these areas, we can provide you with details of other likeminded photobooth operators.
Do I need to pay a deposit?
Yes. A £100 deposit is required to secure your photo booth hire booking with the remaining balance due prior to your event taking place. Payment can be provided by BACS transfer , credit card or by cheque.
Do you provide staff with the booths?
Yes. We always provide a member of staff at every event to make sure you’re taken care of properly and to help with any questions you may have.
Will our guests be able to view all of the photos?
Yes. Following your event we will create a password protected gallery that your guests can access to view all of the pictures taken at the event.
How long does it take to set-up the booth?
Our typical setup time ranges between 45 minutes to an hour, we will make sure we arrive at the venue at an hour or so before the start of your event. All time required for setup is included free of charge and is not counted as part of your run time.