polaroid

Four ways to fix a shiny polaroid print

Jul 4, 2022
Dunja Djudjic

If you’re like me, you largely prefer matte prints over glossy ones. And if you use an instant camera, you’ll get the super-shiny prints that…

Spice up your bathroom with this 3D printed Polaroid toilet roll holder

Jun 22, 2022
John Aldred

The Polaroid camera remains a popular favourite since analogue photography started making its big comeback a few years ago. And what better way to pay…

These CT scans reveal fantastic engineering inside instant cameras

Mar 3, 2022
Dunja Djudjic

Anything can be an artistic tool if you’re creative enough. While CT scanning is usually used for medical purposes, guys at Scan of the Month…

This realistic LEGO Polaroid camera even has a functional film tray

Mar 1, 2022
Dunja Djudjic

We’ve seen our fair share of LEGO gear, both working and just for playing and decoration. But if you’re into instant cameras, you’ll absolutely love…

What do the Polaroid Now+ filters do to your photos?

Oct 12, 2021
Dunja Djudjic

Earlier this year, Polaroid launched the Now+, optimistically dubbed as the company’s “most creative camera yet.” It comes with a bunch of filters, and if…

Polaroid wants to make instant photography more creative with the Now+ camera

Aug 31, 2021
Dunja Djudjic

Polaroid has launched a new instant camera, Polaroid Now+. As the name suggests, it’s an upgraded version of the Polaroid Now announced last year. With…

The story of Polaroid: From empire to bankruptcy and back again

Aug 26, 2021
Dunja Djudjic

Polaroid was the first manufacturer of instant cameras and film. They were so popular that we tend to call every instant camera “a Polaroid” even…

Polaroid Go is the world’s smallest instant film camera

Apr 21, 2021
Dunja Djudjic

Polaroid has added a new, tiny camera to its line-up along with a new type of film that fits it. The new Polaroid Go is…

How I built a digital Polaroid camera

Apr 7, 2021
Adrian Hanft

Today I get to tell you the story of my latest camera creation, a digital Polaroid camera that combines a receipt printer with a Raspberry…

I built a fully manual Polaroid studio camera

Dec 18, 2020
Haje Jan Kamps

It turns out that shooting Polaroids in the studio isn’t impossible — it just takes a little bit of engineering and ingenuity. Here’s how I…