The mirror is a camera.

We provide elevated photo booth experiences for social celebrations, brands, and venues. Our patented system puts the power of portraiture in your hands, and results in beautiful, studio-quality images.

Photo Booth Rental in New York City

The Self-Portrait Project (SPP) is your go-to company for photo booth rental in New York City and beyond. Our one-of-a-kind, patented photographic system delivers a uniquely fun experience and studio-quality photos that’ll have your guests raving. Since 2009, SPP has been elevating experiential & brand activations, corporate events, weddings, non-profit galas, and private parties in New York City and cities across the country.

Our photo booth system, born in New York, uses a DSLR camera, a two-way mirror, and a remote trigger. Using this novel setup, the power of photography is transferred directly to you, the user. Photo booth rental in New York simply looks better when it’s done with the Self-Portrait Project. Since our inception, we’ve been here to capture the diverse face of New York.

As a community-based endeavor, the Self-Portrait Project creates a shared experience both on-location in New York and online after. For the last 14+ years, we have been leaders not just in the photo booth rental industry, but in venue installations as well as experiential activations. Self-Portrait Project mirrors and remote triggers can be customized to match the aesthetic and experience you aim to deliver. A collaboration or photo booth rental with the Self-Portrait Project guarantees:

  • A uniquely fun, interactive photo experience to hero you or your brand, and to bring your fans together
  • Unparalleled, studio-quality images to get your guests talking (and sharing!)
  • Where appropriate, opt-in data capture report to gain insights about your audience