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  • Route 66 Communities: Documenting Tight-Knit Connections in Disparate Places

    By Morgan Vickers Jul 25, 2018
    Driving along Route 66 feels simple. It’s a mindless act: rubber tires against hot asphalt, gravel, and dirt roads; roadside rest stops filled with milkshakes and french fries; photo stops at historic and aging places. As a woman in Albuquerque told me, “Route 66 really reminds you to slow down and enjoy life." Photo by David Kafer But The Mother Road—as John Steinbeck dubbed...

  • Polaroid In-Depth: "I Am" with Idelie Perez

    By Idelie Perez Jul 20, 2018
    We sat down with Idelie Perez, the filmmaker behind "I Am" the recent short film. The film is narrated by six women recounting their experiences with ageism and describing how they choose to live their lives outside of the confines of their age bracket. Whitney Perez, dancer | 25 years old  Tell us a little bit about who you are and what you do. As you know, we generally feature...

  • DIY Polaroid Photo Frames

    By Polaroid Jul 5, 2018
    We absolutely love the way Polaroid pictures look together; the more the merrier. This DIY Polaroid photo frame is the perfect way to display multiple Polaroid Zink prints, while still giving each its place. If you have just moved into a new home, this is also an inexpensive way to add a unique decoration to your walls or shelves.  Here is what you will need to make your own Polaroid Photo...

  • Discover Historic Route 66

    By The National Trust for Historic Preservation Jul 2, 2018
    Route 66. The Mother Road. The inspiration for those oft-quoted “kicks.” And now, the backdrop for an epic road trip that will showcase why this historic route deserves our support. The National Trust for Historic Preservation—the cause for people saving places—is taking to the streets (literally) to capture the stories and advocate for the preservation of the most...

  • Polaroid In-Depth: Luca Franchini

    By Luca Franchini Jun 25, 2018
    Luca Franchini, a Polaroid photographer and founder of the sustainable clothing brand, SALT Clothing, uses his Polaroid photography to express his personal vision of beauty and femininity. He shoots people he meets in natural settings and in natural light to create stunning photographs.

  • 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...


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Capturing the Perfect Picture

By Polaroid Sep 16, 2016
We assume you have heard Fashion Week has officially kicked off in London. With a schedule packed with SS17 runway shows from Topshop Unique to...

A Picture-in-Picture Adventure: United Kingdom

By Darren Brogan Sep 13, 2016
A continuation from "A Picture-in-Picture Adventure: Taiwan." When my wife and I returned from our holiday, we had an urge to explore places closer...

The Adventure Never Stops

By Kelly Ella Maz Sep 13, 2016
Travel is the best thing in life; but the second best thing is reliving those memories through photos. Each year I look forward to spending my...

A Picture-in-Picture Adventure: Taiwan

By Darren Brogan Sep 6, 2016
Photography and travel are two of my favourite past times and it's no surprise that my wife I and travel as much as we can. And naturally, when...

Pure Paradise

By Polaroid Aug 22, 2016
There is something about a tropical vacation that is truly remarkable. Pure paradise is a novel treat. And when you have the opportunity to get...

Packing for Brazil with Professional Photographer, Marc Serota

By Marc Serota Aug 4, 2016
As a professional sports photographer, traveling to one of the top sporting events in the entire world is a once in a lifetime opportunity....

Share Love: Our Funny Love Story

By Miss Cocó Cupcake (aka Sara Massarotto) Jul 14, 2016
Planning a wedding is like having another full-time job. The tasks and to-do lists are endless, even when planning a small wedding reception like I...

Rock the Garden

By Polaroid Jun 22, 2016
We have officially made it to the beginning of summer! And for us, it truly felt like it this past weekend at the 2016 Rock the Garden...

Disney Magic Memories

By Gayle Turner Jun 2, 2016
Some of my most vivid memories are of my dad taking pictures with our Polaroid camera and anxiously waiting for the prints to develop right before...

Seeing in a Different Light

By Polaroid May 17, 2016
Pico Iyer, the British essayist and novelist, most perfectly sums up that "the sovereign freedom of traveling comes from the fact that it whirls you...

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...