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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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The Instant Art of Organization

By Gudrun Wronski Dec 22, 2017
Gudrun Wronski, the artist behind the @Polarista, embodies what it means to create incredible everyday art. Gudrun creates beautiful Polaroid...

5 Tips for Capturing Great Holiday Photos

By Marc Serota Dec 13, 2017
This year, make sure you take pictures you’ll want to look back on with these 5 tips for capturing amazing holiday photos.

Polaroid Unfaded: The Pursuit of Happiness

By Julia Beyer Dec 8, 2017
Photography has always been something that I have felt such an attraction to, but somehow instant photography didn’t really enter my focus...

DIY Thanksgiving Memories Display

By Polaroid Nov 21, 2017
In the days before Thanksgiving, there is just so much to think about — finishing work, travel arrangements, packing, FOOD, and more. The...

Polaroid Unfaded: Dark Progressivism

By Jim McHugh Nov 20, 2017
"The two-plate diptych portrait of Big Sleeps was the first in a series of artists I photographed using two frames. Foremost, it was to show their...

Polaroid x Jetsetter

By Jetsetter Nov 6, 2017
At Jetsetter, we’re always on the go — and we’re never without a camera handy to capture our adventures. Our site provides tons of...

Polaroid Unfaded: Everything was Different

By Patrick Gosling Oct 12, 2017
In 1994 everything was different. I was shooting almost 100% of my work on transparency film. With no chance to view what you’d shot prior to...

Pack Polaroid: An Exploration Through India

By Cole Kiburz Oct 10, 2017
India is a place that captivates and overwhelms the senses with its contradictory layers; vibrant colors meet stark landscapes. Peaceful temples...

Kevyn Aucoin: Larger Than Life

By Polaroid Oct 5, 2017
Kevyn Aucoin is widely known as the greatest makeup artist in the world. His makeup artistry was other-wordly, and he authored three best-selling...

Capturing Family Memories: Our Summer Abroad

By Hailey Andresen Sep 8, 2017
Traveling with kids isn’t always easy, but this May, my husband Zack and I left NYC to travel the world with our son, Owen, who turns two this...

Back to School Postcards

By Caitlin Houston Sep 5, 2017
A unique way to showcase your little one's big day is by using Polaroid photos to create a postcard to send to your loved ones. All you need is a...

Creating a Summer Memory Scrapbook

By Caitlin Houston Aug 29, 2017
Creating a summer vacation scrapbook is so easy with the Polaroid Snap Touch instant digital camera. With the first day of school quickly...