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5 Star Award for Shining Star Photo Booth

Posted by on Sep 18, 2015 in All Articles, Press Releases, Shining Star News | 0 comments

5 Star Award for Shining Star Photo Booth

Each year, the folks at Thumbtack identify companies that they believe have achieved exceptional client satisfaction and 5 star review success in their business category. These are companies that enhance the positive image of small business through service to their customers and assure them flawless event services. These exceptional companies are the best in class when it comes to event services. Various sources of information were gathered and analyzed to choose the winners in each category, with an emphasis on client review ratings and...

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Shining Star Photo Booth Receives 2015 Best of York Award

Posted by on Sep 9, 2015 in All Articles, Press Releases, Shining Star News | 0 comments

Shining Star Photo Booth Receives 2015 Best of York Award

Press Release Best of York FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Shining Star Photo Booth Receives 2015 Best of York Award York Award Program Honors the Achievement YORK August 12, 2015 — Shining Star Photo Booth has been selected for the 2015 Best of York Award in the Event Entertainers category by the York Award Program. Each year, the Best of York Award Program identifies companies that we believe have achieved exceptional marketing success in their local community and business category. These are local companies that enhance the positive image of...

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Choosing the right bridal party

Posted by on Aug 24, 2015 in All Articles, Weddings and Party Articles | 0 comments

Choosing the right bridal party

How do I choose my bridal party? Planning your wedding requires a lot of decision making. From choosing the venue, picking your dress, the invites, choosing a cake, picking your colors, and so much more; few are more important than choosing your bridesmaids and groomsmen. They are the folks that will be by your side on one of the most important days of your life, so naturally, you want to choose wisely. If you’re feeling overwhelmed by the task, here are the five crucial questions to ask yourself as you choose your bridal party.  ...

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5 Elements of a Rustic or Vintage Wedding

Posted by on Aug 20, 2015 in All Articles, Weddings and Party Articles | 0 comments

5 Elements of a Rustic or Vintage Wedding

The 5 Elements of a Rustic or Vintage Wedding Theme   The Central Pennsylvania area is seasoned with many rustic and vintage style venues. With the area’s many historic buildings and country farmlands, it is no wonder the rustic and vintage theme is so popular. There are six primary elements that make up a wedding theme. They are wedding location, your wedding stationary, your wedding dress, the wedding flowers, the wedding venue décor, and finally the wedding cake. Everything else easily fits around these elements. For example, the DJ,...

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Employee Appreciation Day – Treat your staff!

Posted by on Aug 3, 2015 in All Articles, Event Articles and Ideas, Photo Booth Articles | 0 comments

Employee Appreciation Day – Treat your staff!

Employee Appreciation Day; ignite it with a photo booth rental!   CEOs, Company Presidents, Owners, and other senior management across the United States have the chance to express thanks and reward their workers on Employee Appreciation Day. This non-official holiday occurs on the first Friday in March annually. Training new staff is costly, and wise employers use many ways to boost worker morale and help retain good employees and their valuable expertise. Employee Recognition is a large industry in its own right, and there are many...

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Planning a Sweet 16 Party with a Photo Booth

Posted by on Aug 1, 2015 in All Articles, Event Articles and Ideas, Photo Booth Articles | 0 comments

Planning a Sweet 16 Party with a Photo Booth

How to plan a Sweet 16 party (including renting a photo booth as entertainment and party favors!)   A party to celebrate a teen girl’s passage to early adulthood is called a Sweet Sixteen Party. Parties vary in style, depth, and budget. Often a formal event, it is held to usher the girl into another stage of maturity in her life. For many girls, their Sweet 16 is an important milestone in the transition into adulthood, and is second only to her wedding. Planning a Sweet Sixteen birthday party is something that should not be taken...

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Photo Booth at Historic Shady Lane on July 24 2015

Posted by on Jul 26, 2015 in All Articles, Recent Events | 0 comments

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

Posted by on Jul 26, 2015 in All Articles, Recent Events | 0 comments

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

Posted by on Jul 26, 2015 in All Articles, Recent Events | 0 comments

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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