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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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From All Around to Roots in the Ground

By Kyle Johnston Mar 9, 2017
Since my wife and I first met we have wanted to travel to Europe for an extended period of time. For years we talked about how fun it would...

Polaroid Unfaded: Surrounded by Reflections

By Darren Brogan Feb 16, 2017
In 2014, my wife and I decided to take a 7 month break from work and travel the world. It's something that we'd wanted to do for a long time and it...

Exploring Canada’s Winter Wonderland

By Kelly Ella Maz Feb 9, 2017
This winter season has seen less snow than usual, but the mild temperatures mean that I've been able to get outdoors and explore Ontario, Canada...

Polaroid Unfaded: The Magic of Instant

By Polaroid Jan 31, 2017
When Dr. Edwin Land, the founder of Polaroid, introduced the world to the groundbreaking invention of instant photography in 1943, the...

Share Love with a DIY Memory Box

By Emmy Coletti Jan 30, 2017
As much as I love Valentine's Day, I feel it can be so hard to find the perfect Valentine's gift for your significant other. With Christmas just a...

Capture and Send the Holiday Spirit

By Marc Serota Dec 13, 2016
Every year my family likes to send out Christmas cards to share season’s greetings with our friends and family that we don’t get to see...

Capturing Family Fun with petitePARADE

By petitePARADE Dec 12, 2016
When we started our mission to highlight children’s fashion, we soon learned the most important element of our production was the capture.

Friendsgiving with feedfeed

By Polaroid Nov 21, 2016
This year, as we started to make our travel plans and began meal-prep for our Thanksgiving feast, we asked ourselves: why should we treat...

How to Capture Amazing Photos This Halloween

By Marc Serota Oct 27, 2016
Did you know that Halloween is one of the most photographed days of the year? This year, make sure your spooky photos stand out from the crowd with...

Add A Personal Touch To Your Home with DIY Photo Decor

By Emmy Coletti Oct 27, 2016
Having a new home to decorate can be pretty much equal parts awesome and dreadful. I find that I never have enough time (or money!) to do all the...

Capturing Americana with Jason Lee

By Polaroid Oct 26, 2016
Photo by Gay Ribisi We recently spoke with actor, photographer, and skateboarder Jason Lee about his passion for instant photography and its...

Free People x Polaroid Creativity Summit

By Polaroid Sep 25, 2016
We've all had those days when your shot is missing that spark or when your hands hang over the keyboard just waiting for the perfect words...