Just like anything that you have paid for, what you want is to make sure that you are maximizing whatever it is that you spend, especially during events you host, as there are a lot of expensive expenses that you need to shoulder as you held a party.
Photo booth hire is something that you should never take away on your parties, this is something that you should include on your list of things you need to have on your party. The price of getting photo booth hire is not cheap, but of course there are a lot of ways to ensure that you are maximizing whatever it is that you get from photo booth hire.
Ask for freebies or discounts
You definitely have to ask them for freebies or discounts. They will definitely set a package that you can choose from, you surely can choose from the package they offer, then after you can start negotiating, free shots, free hours or even an hour can surely be ideal. Ask them for discounts if possible. All these may not be possible, but surely, there is nothing wrong is you ask. Ask and if they said yes, the lucky you, if not, just make sure that the package of your choice is good enough for the worth of your money on hand.
Ask your visitors to take most number of takes they can
Yes, you surely can ask your visitors to take the most number of pictures possible, but you also have to tell them, to let other take a picture on the photo booth hire before they seek for their second or third set.
If you see that less visitors are participating the photo booth hire, let them aware that there is one or two photo booth hire standing in the site, let them know exactly, where are they located, sometimes they do not participate because they are not aware that photo booth hire exists.
Make use of the pictures they will get from the photo booth hire as your event souvenirs
Instead of buying a separate party souvenir, might as well use the pictures they get from the booth as their souvenir. You can have the pictures printed on mugs, bag tags or key chains, then let your visitors know that giveaways will be something they can get from the booth, so thus they are aware that they need to get their photos taken if they want a souvenir from the event.