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Photo Booth at Historic Shady Lane on July 24 2015

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Photo Booth at Historic Shady Lane on July 24 2015

We had the pleasure of hosting one of our photo booths tonight at the Historic Shady Lane in Manchester, Pennsylvania. Historic Shady Lane is nestled in a gorgeous rustic and natural setting filled with greenery, rustic charm, and elegance that make an amazing backdrop to your big day.  Their motto of “where rustic meets elegance” is spot on. The staff are professional and focused on the satisfaction of the client, ready and wanting to assure a perfect wedding day. The entire experience of this venue will leave your guests very...

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Wedding Photo Booth at Brookmere Winery on July 25 2015

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Wedding Photo Booth at Brookmere Winery on July 25 2015

We had the pleasure of hosting one of our photo booths tonight at the Brookmere Winery in Belleville, Pennsylvania. The Brookmere Winery is nestled in a gorgeous natural setting filled with greenery, amazing rolling hills, and vineyards that make an amazing backdrop to your big day.  The staff are professional and focused on the satisfaction of the client, ready and wanting to assure a perfect event. The entire experience of this venue will leave your guests very happy and filled with visual memories. We really enjoy hosting our photo booths...

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Photo Booth at Wyndham Gettysburg on July 26 2015

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Photo Booth at Wyndham Gettysburg on July 26 2015

We had the pleasure of hosting one of our photo booths tonight at the Wyndham in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania for the Long – Weigle wedding. The Wyndham does an amazing job with providing an elegant venue complete with catered services. The venue is always fresh in appearance, and well maintained. The event rooms are spacious and well decorated in a manner that will fit with anyone’s theme and colors. The staff are professional and focused on the satisfaction of the client, ready and wanting to assure a perfect event. We really enjoy...

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75 Unique Photo Booth Pose Ideas, Not Just for Weddings!

Posted by on Jul 23, 2015 in All Articles, Photo Booth Articles | 0 comments

75 Unique Photo Booth Pose Ideas, Not Just for Weddings!

It’s finally the moment! You step into the photo booth to create a strip of photo memories that you plan to treasure and show off to everyone right afterwards. You leap into the booth and suddenly you are like a deer in headlights; unable to think up the perfect photo booth poses… leaving only a series of mouth gaping, eyes closed, awkward as a teenager on a first date… shouting RETAKE!! Don’t worry – we have you covered! Here is a list of inspirations to assemble the perfect photo booth pose photos. Couples in love Surprised Kiss Smooch –...

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Shining Star Photo Booth receives Bronze WeddingWire Rated™ Badge

Posted by on Jul 22, 2015 in All Articles, Photo Booth Articles, Press Releases, Shining Star News | 0 comments

Shining Star Photo Booth receives Bronze WeddingWire Rated™ Badge

Shining Star Photo Booth who services the York, Lancaster, and Harrisburg area Receives Bronze WeddingWire Rated™ Badge York, PA – July 22, 2015 – WeddingWire, the nation’s leading online wedding marketplace, is thrilled to announce that Shining Star Photo Booth has received the WeddingWire Rated™ Bronze badge for excellence in Photo Booth Entertainment and Rentals. The esteemed WeddingWire Rated™ program recognizes wedding professionals who have received positive newlywed reviews about their business on WeddingWire. The program...

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Shining Star Photo Booth Appoints New Photo Booth Event Specialist

Posted by on Jul 20, 2015 in All Articles, Press Releases, Shining Star News | 0 comments

Shining Star Photo Booth Appoints New Photo Booth Event Specialist

York, PA – Shining Star Photo Booth announced that Cassidy Billet has joined the firm to further develop their growing event entertainment services. She will primarily focus on photo booth rentals and event photography in the York, Lancaster, Harrisburg, and Central Pennsylvania and Northern Maryland regions. Cassidy Billet comes with a wealth of experience within the photography industry. She spent the last several years at the Antonelli Institute of Graphic Design and Photography where Cassidy was focused on photo sciences, advanced...

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Six Unique Wedding Trends of 2015 to Ignite Your Big Day (other than a photo booth!)

Posted by on Jul 17, 2015 in All Articles, Event Articles and Ideas, Weddings and Party Articles | 0 comments

Six Unique Wedding Trends of 2015 to Ignite Your Big Day (other than a photo booth!)

From York to Lancaster to Harrisburg and across Central Pennsylvania and Northern Maryland, Shining Star Photo Booth sees today’s emerging wedding trends first hand. Along with our photo booth rentals and event entertainment services which are a mainstay for wedding receptions, we always enjoy seeing the creative ways wedding couples ignite their big day with fun. Here are six unique trends that you and your guests will love!   Grand Entrances When the wedding party and the newly married couple enter their reception, expect to see...

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Photo booths help stray animals find a home

Posted by on Jul 14, 2015 in All Articles, Photo Booth Articles | 0 comments

Photo booths help stray animals find a home

While we often associate photo booths with weddings, birthday parties, graduation parties, proms, retirement parties, reunions, and other celebrations, some folks are using them in very unique ways to create awareness and create powerful social media campaigns. As you know, Shining Star Photo Booth is an avid supporter of animal rights and pride ourselves in being animal lovers. We came across a terrific example of this recently and want to share it with everyone. A Utah animal shelter has found the ultimate way to get stray dogs and cats...

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Martins West – July 11, 2015 – Photo Booth

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Martins West – July 11, 2015 – Photo Booth

Event: Wedding celebration Location: Martins West, 6817 Dogwood Rd, Windsor Mill, MD 21244 Services: Photo booth services and booth area uplighting Shining Star Photo Booth provided the photo booth entertainment for the wedding celebration of John and Tonya held at the Martins West Reception Venue in Windsor Mills, Baltimore MD. The venue is a very elegant facility and offers full service event hosting. Tonight’s photo fun consisted of our Enchanted Photo Gazebo with a white silk petals backdrop accompanied with white taffeta gazebo drapes....

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Shady Maple Banquet Hall – July 11, 2015

Posted by on Jul 11, 2015 in Recent Events | 0 comments

Shady Maple Banquet Hall – July 11, 2015

Event: Wedding celebration Location: Shady Maple Banquet Hall, 129 Toddy Drive, East Earl, PA, 17519 Services: Photo Booth and booth area uplighting Shining Star Photo Booth provided the photo booth entertainment for the wedding celebration of Jacob and Sawako held at the Shady Maple Banquet Hall in East Earl, PA. Shady Maple is well known in the Lancaster and Central Pennsylvania area for its smorgasbord dining. While that is their best known aspect, Shady Maple is also well equipped with a full services catering and banquet facility that...

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