In this time and age, with the advent of social media and smart phones, people are always on their phones, taking selfies and group photos... updating their friends and family on where they are and what they are doing... and people LOVE doing it! They do it during their lunch breaks, at work, at a social gathering... and yes! At someone's wedding!
A photo booth is one of the best ways to get photos of your guests and get them to have a great time! They are SUCH a fun activity to incorporate into your wedding that majority of couples opt to give them a go! And they never looked back! Talk about #bestdecisionever!
I mean even celebrities are not immune to it, Kim and Kanye had a photo booth at their wedding! As photographers, we are witnesses to how much fun a photo booths brings to a wedding!
So here are our top 4 reasons why you should have a photo booth at your wedding:
1. Photo booths are a great entertainer!
As much as we hate to admit it, it's hard to keep your guests entertained every second of your wedding...like it or not, weddings have down times. but one of the best ways of ensuring guests still enjoy and have fun during these 'downtimes' is by getting a photo booth. After all, one of the best reasons for a booth is entertainment!
For example, at the majority of weddings, formal wedding photos are taken right after the ceremony during the cocktail hour, and sometimes guests can get a little antsy waiting for this to end and the reception to start. Photo booths are perfect for this part of your wedding day! Guests can be goofy and stay entertained while they wait for the bride and groom to return and for the reception to start. Because of your photo booth, your guests will be talking about your wedding in the weeks to come and how much they have enjoyed it!
2. They make great memories (and souvenir)!
Most photo booths allow double print copies of photos. It ensures that guests get a copy of their photos and you get to keep one for yourselves. Win! A guestbook may even be included in your package, which makes for a great keepsake! After the big day, you can look back and see all the photo booth photos and remember how much fun your guests had at your wedding!
3. They are FUN!
Photo booths = FUN! The best thing about them is that they are great for all ages! Everyone enjoys taking photos, both silly and formal... from kids to grandparents! A photo booth provides endless entertainment from the beginning of the night, all the way until the end!
4. You can DIY your props and background!
If you are one of those couples who love to DIY, there's no stopping you fro doing it in your own photo booth! You can definitely up the fun factor by adding your own, homemade props! Who knows, these fun props could be your ultimate DIY wedding project. You can even build your own photo booth wall that your guests will love and that will look amazing for photos!
But of course, if you are not one to DIY, photos from photo booths are custom made to fit your wedding theme! So you don't have to worry about it being out-of place.
Want a photo booth for your wedding? Talk to us for a quote.