Contract: Make sure that you have a signed contract with the organization you select.
Running Time: Believe it or not, I have seen other companies contract which state they only promise to be up and running for at least 70 percent of the scheduled running time. Can you only pay them 70 percent of the fee then? This seems crazy but be sure you understand just how much”running time” you’re getting for the money. Any modern photo booth ought to have the ability to keep on running while changing ink or incorporating paper, etc..
For years, photo booths sat in stores and department stores – utilized by many to get passport photos done, or by groups of teens cramming into the tight space for a fun photo.
Thousands still exist however, the growth of the digital era means old-school analogue photo booths are few and far between.
But new high-tech variations have become the newest”must have” for anyone organising a wedding, celebration or other event.
They are electronic, mobile, print photos in seconds and cost around #500 to hire for a couple of hours.
Some include particular themes like James Bond or Las Vegas and many include props – think massive glasses, hat and inflatable guitars.
Glenn Richardson runs on the photo booth hire company in the Birmingham area.
Speaking to BBC Radio 4’s You and Yours programme, he states:”It’s still growing, I’m taking bookings up to 2018 believe it or not.
The company he worked with – photobooth.co.uk – began six decades back. It hires booths out and sells them directly to companies.
The organization has been growing by a third each year and today has over 500 operators around the UK – as well as many overseas.
At the opposite end of the scale, some of the old photo booths that used to be in stores are also being preserved.
The second is a Photo-Me Model 17C color booth circa 1986. It’s thought to be the sole public color analogue photo booth in all of Western Europe.
It isn’t every day it is your wedding day is it? And naturally, you’d always need to make this a day as memorable as it could get. And what better means to do that than by employing a photo booth in your wedding?