FAQ

  1. What is required to set up a Flip Books NY event?
    Flip Books NY requires a 12’ x 12’ area (15’x15” for green screen), and one standard wall outlet, 2 six-foot tables, skirts to match the décor of the event if necessary. Flip Books NY will provide the tables with black skirts if needed.
  2. Can you do outdoor events?
    Yes we can! We love the outdoors. We will bring a tent and generator (if necessary) to take your event outside.
  3. Can I send you a video clip and have it made into a flipbook?
    Yes. Please edit your video to be 7 – 10 seconds. Use .avi or .wmv format for the best results.
  4. How many people can fit into a flipbook video?
    As many people as you can fit in front of the screen in 7 – 10 seconds. Usually 1 to 4 people work the best.
  5. How many flipbooks can you make in an hour?
    Flip Books NY averages 40 -50 flipbooks per hour. The actual number depends on the cooperation of the guests and the number of retakes and copies that are needed.
  6. Can I customize the cover of my flipbook?
    Yes. Flip Books NY has a number of templates to choose from but if you want to be more creative we can create something just for you.
  7. How long does it take to make a flipbook?
    Once you have your props selected and know what you want for your video, we film your 7-second video and in less than 2 minutes you have your flipbook in hand to show to your friends.
  8. What if all people want a copy of their flipbook?
    Flip Books NY will make as many copies as you like if there isn’t a line of people waiting to shoot their video. If you come back when we are not as busy we will gladly print the copies you request.
  9. Can I get a DVD of my event?
    Yes! Your package includes a DVD or USB drive for you to take home. This is a great way to see all the action after the party is over.

    1. How much does it cost to have Flip Books NY at your event?
      Flip Books NY charges by the hour, for more information, please visit our website or contact us directly at FlipBooksny@optonline.net or 516-492-4651
  10. What if my guests don’t know what to do for their video?
    Flip Books NY will help your guests and provide props and signs to use in their video. If the event has a special theme we will try to provide props to match the theme.