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  • Polaroid In-Depth: Travis Matthews

    By Travis Matthews May 20, 2018
    Travis Matthews, a portrait and fashion photographer from Guyana, who currently resides and works in NYC, lives by the motto "create to inspire." Everything from his personal work to what he has created for an incredible roster of clients, including Puma, Urban Outfitters, VP Records, and more, all beautifully represent his unique vision and goal to inspire others.  Khadika Omar Tell us a...

  • The Beauty Behind the Met Gala

    By James Tinnelly May 10, 2018
    Eight years ago, top model Fei Fei Sun and I started working together. Our collaboration has been the highlight of my career as a model manager this far. She is not only beautiful on the outside, she has tremendous inner beauty. So many times over the years, clients have said "No, we don't use Asians," or "Asian models have never done that before, it's not possible." Fei Fei and I refuse to...

  • Handwritten Photos

    By Polaroid Apr 25, 2018
    We've all heard the (rather tired) phrase of "a photo is worth a thousand words." We think that while in some cases this is true, there are also scenarios where words can enhance a photo. We created a series of handwritten notes on photos that we think bring new meaning to the image. One of the best parts about instant digital cameras and printers is that you can print multiple copies of an...

  • Polaroid In-Depth: Briana Morrison

    By Briana Morrison Apr 13, 2018
    Wedding photographer and Polaroid enthusiast, Briana Morrison, found Polaroid when she hit a creative wall. She was immediately drawn to the character of the film and inspired by its imperfections. Today, she uses Polaroid cameras to create a unique connection with her subject and her art. Tell us a little bit about what you do. BM: I'm a traveling wedding and lifestyle photographer based in...

  • DIY Polaroid Photo Coasters

    By Polaroid Mar 28, 2018
    There are small personal things that make a house feel like a home. DIY Polaroid photo coasters are a great way to add a personal touch to your living space or give a one-of-a-kind gift. We can show you how to make this easy craft. Materials: - 3.5 x 4.25" Polaroid photos from the Polaroid Pop - 4 x 4" white tiles - Mod Podge sealer, glue, and finish - Brush - Felt - Hot glue gun - Scissors...

  • Late Night Polaroids

    By Emily Earl Mar 19, 2018
    Influenced by Weegee's gritty street photography, Brassai's Paris images and the work of Walker Evans, these black and white portraits are a collection of late night flashes that capture the energy of downtown Savannah, GA after dark. For the past six years I have been using a Polaroid ProPack camera to document the people that frequent the single strip of bars in this swampy city, where...


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Pure Coachella Bliss

By Polaroid May 5, 2016
We crossed a big item off of our bucket list this spring - going to Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival! (But that does not mean that we are not...

Jarrod Reno | Polaroid Photographer

By Polaroid Apr 12, 2016
"Life truly is a journey, the good is of course good, but the bad is also good in the end. If that makes sense." – Jarrod Reno After...

Oh Baby!

By Polaroid Apr 1, 2016
The first year of your baby's life will go by in a flash. In an instant, that little bundle of joy that you were so nervous to bring home will turn...

petitePARADE in an Instant Flash

By Laura Fontaine Mar 31, 2016
petitePARADE Kids Fashion Week was created to legitimize children’s fashion. Hundreds of photographers, writers, stylists, designers and other...

Tasty Tips

By Polaroid Mar 16, 2016
Been inundated with food photography lately?  You are not alone.  Sharing pics of your perfectly plated tuna tartare before you even take a...

Countdown to Festival Season

By Polaroid Mar 14, 2016
Element Eden is celebrating music in a big way this year and they're kicking it off with a giveaway for their fans. We’re all about creativity,...

See What They See

By Polaroid Mar 8, 2016
This year, about 500,000 kids around the globe will go blind from Vitamin A deficiency.  Walgreens partnered with Vitamin Angels, a non-profit...

ART SHOW at The Container Yard

By Polaroid Mar 2, 2016
Located in the heart of the Arts District in downtown Los Angeles, The Container Yard works with artists which play an integral role in the beautiful...

“Andy Warhol: Portraits” Coming to the Crocker Art Museum

By Polaroid Mar 1, 2016
Opening on March 13, 2016 at the Crocker Art Museum, “Andy Warhol: Portraits” features Polaroid pictures, paintings, drawings, photo...

Mapping a Journey in Pictures

By Polaroid Feb 9, 2016
Maps and photographs are great mediums for exploring the world, so why not combine the two? Take a road trip or holiday, simply head out on foot, by...

Tags with a Twist

By Polaroid Feb 1, 2016
Everyone loves getting presents, but an extra thoughtful touch can make the present even more special. Instant photographs can make for perfect...

Marc Serota on Staying Calm and Standing Out

By Polaroid Jan 25, 2016
We recently caught up with award winning photographer, Marc Serota, on the dock at his home in the Florida Keys.  World renown for his 15+ years...