Tips To Create Your Own Photo Booth
Photo booths have become quite a popular phenomenon in the recent times. It is more of a fun concept and is being frequently added to parties and weddings in particular. There is no fixed thumb rule while you create your very own photo booth. You can go as you like with the designs. The set up’s can vary but still create some great memorable pictures. But, if you are a first timer, then why not be informed about the essentials for building a photo booth. That’s way your creation will be durable, creative and well as effective. However, you can always go about experimenting.
It’s time to set up!
Create a preferred Backdrop
You can either pep it up, make it fancy or might as well go for a simpler backdrop. Your choice! The best thing to do is to choose a solid color background to get best photos. Too much complication in the backdrop might just end of spoiling the ultimate picture. Matching the dimensions of the wall with the camera is crucial so opt for 6/4 feet vertically and 3/2 feet horizontally. Save a penny with gaffer tapes to attach the backdrop or for more durability buy one of those pocket-friendly stands.
And there shall be Light
Camera flashlight set-up is secondary. Get your primary concern at place. The total inner space of the photo booth must be properly lit. The insides shouldn’t seem gloomy rather the entire booth space has to be bright and glowing. Want to minimize possibilities of shadows? Opt for powerful external studio flashlights with umbrellas that will efficiently bounce back the light. Now, don’t get all bored when you hear about lighting. It can be of any color and not necessarily just plain white.
Get the props ready
Photo booths are very much in trend. They set up the fun mood and increase the same to greater heights in parties. Keep a handy box right next to the Photo booth. Fill it up with all the goodies based on your party theme. Pep up the experience and time of your friends, family, and guests in the party or wedding. Just remember more the fun, more will be your party hit and a talk in the neighborhood.
Set the Camera and get ready for action
Photo booths generally do not have photographers behind the lens. In fact, that is what the concept is all about. The crux is that you get to act as weird as you would want inside the booth and create memorable pictures without the worry of being sober. That is the freedom. After all, who would want to act sober in front of the camera after a couple of shots?! Thus, the camera must be set on a tripod. The minimum shutter speed has to be at 1/200. For an accurate focus on large groups, a minim of f/5.0 aperture setting is needed. A denotation is always there as to where one is supposed to stand to get the right frame.
So, start off with the first one and become experts many more experiences of creating photo booths to make your party fun.