Welcome to Lumi8 Photo Booth

FAQ
Frequently Asked Questions


Who will set up and operate the Lumi8 Photo Booth?
A tech-savvy attendant(s) will arrive 2 hours before your event to deliver, set up and host the photo booth throughout your event. You and your guests can just have fun and enjoy the party!
How much space does the Lumi8 Photo Booth need?
The photo booth kiosk alone occupies a floor space of 3 ft x 3.5 ft. The photo booth with enclosure occupies 5 ft x 7 ft. (Lumi8 can comfortably fit up to 6-8 people at a time)
Will Lumi8 provide on-site photo printing?
Yes, our Lumi8 Photo Booth is equipped with instant photo printing. There are two photo prints for each photo session you take. Sessions are unlimited, so take as many as you want.
How is the quality of the digital photos?
We use a 10-megapixel digital SLR camera with a built-in flash enhancement that reproduces studio and natural lighting resulting in flattering, high-quality digital photos.
How is the quality of the printed photos?
We use a professional high print resolution, dye-sublimation printer that produces lab quality photos that won't smudge or bleed like inkjet photos. Guaranteed to last a lifetime.
Could we supply our own props?
Of course, you're welcome to add your own flair to the prop table!
Are the props clean?
Yes, we inspect and sanitize our props prior to every event.
Could we rent Lumi8 by the hour?
The minimum rental is 3 hours per event. Our rate is base on a 3- or 4-hour rental rate. Beyond that, we charge $200 for each additional hour. (Please see our Packages & Pricing for addition information)
What is Lumi8's service area coverage?
Our primary service areas are in Queens and on Long Island. However, we are open to delivering to all five boroughs of New York City, as well as, nearby parts of New Jersey and Connecticut.
Will a deposit be required to secure Lumi8 for my event?
Yes, a $500 deposit is required to reserve Lumi8 Photo Booth for your event date. The final payment of the balance will be due 14 days prior to the date of your event.
What are your payment options?
Lumi8 gladly accept personal checks, bank checks, money orders, or good ol' fashion greenbacks. Bank transfers and credit card payments through PayPal are also accepted (a 3% PayPal transaction fee applies). We also accept Chase QuickPay, Venmo, and Popmoney. Thank you!
Is NY sales tax included in your package price?
According to NY State Tax Law, only tangible products (such as prints) of your Lumi8 rental are taxed. 8.875% sales tax on your rental will range from $17.75-35.50 depending on the print options of your package.
Are there other additional fees?
If your venue does not include on-site parking, there will be an additional charge of $50 for the parking garage fee of our delivery vehicle. Travel expenses, such as bridge and tunnel tolls to Staten Island, New Jersey or upstate New York, are also additional.
Do you have vendor insurance?
Yes, we have a standard $1,000,000.00 liability insurance policy. If your venue asks, we're covered!
What is Lumi8's cancellation policy?
In the event of a cancellation, the deposit is 100% non-refundable. If full payment was made at time of booking, your full payment, minus the deposit, will be refunded.*

Any request for a date change must be made in writing at least 30 days in advance of the original event date. Change is subject to photo booth availability and receipt of a new rental service contract. If there is no availability for the alternate date, the deposit shall be forfeited and contract is null and void.

*Your refund will be issued in the same form as your original payment.