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Capturing Love in Candid Moments

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The Changing Landscape of Wedding Photography

Weddings are a monumental celebration of love, unity, and the beginning of a lifelong journey together. While professional photographers have long been a staple at weddings, capturing the formal moments like the first dance, the exchange of vows, and the cutting of the cake, a new trend has emerged that adds a unique dimension to wedding photography—Photo Booths at Wedding Receptions.

The Evolution from Novelty to Necessity

Over the past few years, photo booths have transitioned from being a quirky addition to an almost essential element of wedding receptions. But what is it about these booths that have made them such a beloved fixture?

A Break from Formality

One of the most appealing aspects of photo booths at wedding receptions is the break they offer from the formality of traditional wedding photography. Away from the watchful eye of the main camera, guests, whether they’re close friends, distant relatives, or the couple themselves, can let their guard down. It’s in these moments of uninhibited joy, laughter, and silliness that some of the most memorable snapshots are taken.

The Role of Props and Backdrops

The props and backdrops that often accompany photo booths add a layer of fun and creativity. From whimsical hats and oversized glasses to thematic props that resonate with the couple’s story, these additions allow guests to playfully express themselves. It’s not uncommon to see a dignified grandmother don a feather boa or the groomsmen huddle together with comical mustaches, creating memories that are sure to be cherished and laughed over for years to come.

Instant Gratification and Keepsakes

In an age of instant gratification, the immediacy of photo booths is a significant draw. Guests can snap a picture and have a tangible memento in hand within moments. These photo strips often become keepsakes, reminders of a night filled with love, laughter, and celebration.

The Emotional Resonance of Photo Booths at wedding receptions

Perhaps the most significant appeal of photo booths lies in their ability to capture the essence of the wedding—the union of two families, the melding of cultures, and the shared joy of two people in love. Amidst the posed photos and choreographed events, the photo booth stands as a testament to the genuine emotions and candid moments that define the day.

A Social Media Boost

In today’s digital age, photo booths also offer a social media advantage. Many modern photo booths come with features that allow instant sharing on social platforms, amplifying the joy and extending the reach of the celebration.

Whilst on thde subject of social media here is some customer feedback describing their Funbooth experiences.

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Sharon Philbey
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Mark and his lovely assistant provided the photobooth for our wedding. Mark provided a fabulous professional friendly service and gosh it was so much fun went down a storm with the guests. Highly recommend. Thank you so much for contributing towards making it a perfect day xx

We had a Photo Booth 4 my wife party we had so much fun everyone enjoying it was well worth the price would recommend it to anyone Mark was great very professional and polite would use u again great evening 😀 😊 👍

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Amy Jameson
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Such a great night with the Funbooth at our wedding! Everyone got in for a photo, funny or just normal photos. Was great fun to read through all the comments and see all the pictures after the wedding - brings back lovely memories. Would recommend!

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Nicola Kershaw
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We recently booked funbooth for our wedding day at the beginning of November. We were really pleased with the photo quality and the variety of props and also our guest book. The photo booth was really popular with our guests and we will definitely use funbooth again!

Brilliant pictures! Photos are great and show how much fun the children had! Really happy about your work and your professionalism. We highly recommend your service for the photo booth and as a photographer.

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Kat Bellinger
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Mark did an amazing job of running the Funbooth for us at our wedding in June! Everyone absolutely loved it - the props were brilliant and the photos captured so many funny moments of all of our guests throughout the night! The book which the spare prints were stuck into and people could write in is hilarious and such a great memory of the whole wedding! We would really recommend Funbooth to anyone for a wedding or big party - it really added to the whole night! Thank you so much!!!

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Alison Redding
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Thank you so much to Funbooth, Brin is so helpful and helped us out with only 5 days notice. Mark and the Funbooth were great, I would recommend them to anyone and would certainly use again, thank you xx

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Chloe Scott
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If you want a Photo booth at your party I would highly recommend Funbooth Mark was fantastic he arrived on time and had every thing set up perfectly there was a lot of props to choose from a big selection every one was laughing please see photos attached. Mark is a very nice friendly man. I would highly recommend Funbooth they went above and beyond x

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Kirsty Palmer
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Thanks Mark for making our wedding day special. You were so chilled and will definitely be recommending you again xx

Booked for a kids party.. was a little reluctant as didn't know if kids would like it.. but yes they did. Kids and adults had loads of fun with this. Highly recommended as was very good.

Had the best time ever. Hired funbooth for my wedding 14th feb 2015. Everyone had a great time still talking about the photos now and will be for months to come. I would highly recommend and I'm thinking of hiring again for my 30th.

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Jo Abbott
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I have used fun booth twice at 2 of my friend's weddings and it was brilliant fun at both. Would definitely recommend it.

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Maggs Bartlett
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We booked Fun booth after meeting them at a wedding fair and k as instantly it would be a very good idea and lots of fun!! We had our big day on Saturday 26th august at the tally ho and couldn't have wished for a better response!! The fun booth was popular with all ages from 3 years old upto 80 year old! Poor mark had a lot of drunk happy people to contend with and did an amazing job getting the evening unscathed �� 100% recommend this company!! Thank you again!!

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Hannah Ealey
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Was such a fun and brilliant part of our wedding day - highly recommend and a brilliant way to have a guest book seeing everyone enjoy themselves.

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Hannah Chapman
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Brilliant service from Mark, everyone loved the photo booth! Such great value for money - cannot recommend them enough!

Mark was brilliant from the moment I first contacted him for our Year 6 Leavers' party. He replied quickly to my messages and on the day his set up was very efficient. As for the Photobooth itself, it was amazing, the kids (and me!) had too much fun. The photos were a lovely keepsake, and having them as a digital copy is great. Would highly recommend and can't wait to book again!

What a fantastic team at Funbooth! We laughed soo much and everyone (young and old) loved the photobooth ... brilliant pictures and brilliant memories! Well done and thank you thank you Kerry xx the party girl!!

Great company, great communication, professional and friendly staff with a sense of humour that I guess you need at such an event where these booths are used. Using Funbooth left our party with some hilarious images to look back on and remind us of the evening. We wouldn’t hesitate in using them again.

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Julie Horwood
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So many people who came to our wedding had never seen or used a photobooth before and they were not disappointed! It's a fantastic way to add entertainment to your even and you get some fantastic keepsakes as a bonus. Our guest book is filled with some amazing and hilarious photos and lovely comments left by our guests. Thank you so much Mark, we had a brilliant night! Julie & Joe xx

We used Funbooth for our wedding this weekend and I couldn't be happier with them! Mark was absolutely lovely and all of our guests thought it was great. The range and quality of the props were fab. My favourite part of the package was the quality of the photo guest book that they provided- it's gorgeous. Really high quality, brilliantly put together; I will treasure it forever. Would definitely recommend using them for an event. Thank you so much Photobooth!

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Samantha Ward
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Funbooth were amazing! Everyone at our wedding commented how much fun the booth was and how lovely the staff were too! We would definitely recommend 😊

amazing for any parties. couldn't recommend him enough. really makes a party. 5 star

Absolutely fantastic night, made even better having Mark and the funbooth, was great and would highly recommend, have loads of great pics and memories in my guest book 🥳👍😊

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Neil Graham
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We booked Mark and his FunBooth for my 60th. Everyone thought it a wonderful idea and a great time was had by all. Mark is a very nice guy and ran the booth perfectly under less than ideal conditions. Definitely to be recommended. Thanks, Mark Neil

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Emma Clark Lam
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We had a fab time with Funbooth at my daughter’s 16th! Mark provided a really good service and we were delighted with our keepsake album. The photo booth made the occasion special. Highly recommended.

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Thea Smith
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Brilliant for any occasion and John was amazing with my autistic son (letting him use the booth first before the crowds) well organised and staff running the booth were friendly and fun 🙂

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Julie Toms
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We saw it last year at a friends Wedding evening do and loved it, so booked it for our wedding vow renewal/ 40th birthday party. It is the best money we have spent as all our friends and family absolutely loved it and had a ball. It was set up without any fuss and Mark was just brilliant. Would highly recommend to anyone who wants a bit of fun and something different to their special occasion.

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Korin Morgan
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Essential for any and all parties. Just a quality offer; from the outstanding pictures to the awesome team and service. 5 stars 🌟

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Emily Isle
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Definitely worth hiring so much fun and good memories to keep!!! Thank you funbooth xx

Amazing friendly and efficient service. Booked for a year 6 leavers party. All the children had a great time and will definitely use them again Thank you Mark

So glad we booked this, it went down a storm with our guests and was worth every penny. Am loving looking back at the pictures now.

Amazing photo booth, great company to use for your party. Thank you funbooth ���

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Sarah Cummings
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We booked the fun booth for our wedding on the 5th August 2017. We were both so happy with how the fun booth was presented, all the props and the photos that our guests got to keep. Mark was brilliant and friendly and he made sure everyone had a good time. The guest book Mark provided was lovely and of high quality and being able to see our guests photos is something we can treasure for ever. If you are looking to hire a Photo Booth for a wedding or party then we defiantly recommend this company.

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Sally Conway
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Thank you so much for everything you did for our wedding. The photo booth was a great hit and everyone loved it, adults and kids!! The Guest Book is fantastic for us to look back on and remember our amazing day. We would highly recommend you to everyone

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Mark Bishop
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Great company, great communication, professional and friendly staff with a sense of humour that I guess you need at such an event where these booths are used. Using Funbooth left our party with some hilarious images to look back on and remind us of the evening. We wouldn’t hesitate in using them again.

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Grace Celsius
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We booked Funbooth for a year 6 leavers party at a school. It was a great addition to the party, the children (and adults!) had a really fun time with the props and photo's. The Funbooth was well supervised and ran efficiently all evening. I would definitely recommend Mark and his team. Thank you.

The Future of Photo Booths at Wedding Receptions

As weddings continue to evolve, becoming more personalized and reflective of the couple’s unique journey, photo booths are likely to become even more integrated into the fabric of wedding receptions. With advancements in technology, we can expect to see more interactive and immersive photo booth experiences in the future.

In Conclusion

Photo Booths at Wedding Receptions have found their place, ensuring that every laugh, every tear, and every candid moment of love is captured and remembered. They offer a unique blend of fun, immediacy, and emotional resonance, making them an indispensable part of modern weddings.


Looking for more details? Explore our offerings for birthday party photo booths and corporate event photo booths. Or if you’re all set, simply fill out our photo booth booking enquiry form for a quote.

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