Posts By: A Special Event DJ

Working as a Team at your Reception

Our approach at A Special Event DJ and Photo Booth is to work in unison with each of the vendors at your event. We know, as the person with the Microphone, guests, family members, and vendors look at the DJ as the “Conductor” for the evening. What does this mean to ASE DJ? It means… Read more »

Top 5 Wedding Decor Trends for 2015 – How to use lighting for a greater impact.

When planning an event, many people look to the advice of Mindy Weiss, a full-service wedding planner who has built a successful wedding brand and contributed to many books, events, product lines, and wedding specials. Also known for working with many celebrities and as “The wedding planner extraordinaire”, she predicts 5 of 2015’s wedding décor trends as:… Read more »

Graduation Party Photo Booths are fun for all!

    As you know, Graduation is just around the corner! As a parent, we all want what is best for our children, especially when celebrating our graduate’s accomplishments. If you are a parent of a current high school senior, it’s likely that you’ve considered beginning a checklist for that special day. Whether this is… Read more »

How to Make Your Wedding Viral

Our last post listed our top picks for hot first dance songs this wedding season. However, what you do with the song of your choice is nearly as important as the song itself. We’re seeing more and more elaborately choreographed first dances – often including bridal parties – go viral. And it’s a beautiful, silly… Read more »

Good Event Lighting is a Must

The worst thing to feel as an event planner is any sense of disappointment over your choice in venue. Just the fact that you’ve booked a location capable of holding your guests is a pretty good accomplishment. However, some people get discouraged once they drop down to their third or fourth choice. We’ve discussed how… Read more »

Have Fun in a Wedding Photo Booth!

Weddings are beautiful, solemn, silly, emotional and joyful events. The planning process doesn’t always mirror that. There’s so much to take care of and so many options for not only the appearance of the event, but also what your guests are going to eat, drink, and actually do at the reception that planning a wedding… Read more »

What is a DJ?

The hardware of the disk jockey has changed dramatically in the last two decades. Analog turntables fueled by crates of records have gradually given way to midi controllers and laptops. While a few DJs have stalwartly refused to abandon the tools and traditions of the past, many others have embraced the versatility and accessibility of… Read more »