Polaroid ‘Instant’ Killed after 60 Years

Today is the anniversary of Edwin Land’s introduction of the Land Camera. Inventor and scientist, Land developed the first process that could make a finished print in 60 seconds. This year’s anniversary, though, is bittersweet; Polaroid Corporation announced this month that all instant films will no longer be produced after 2008.

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2 responses to this post.

  1. Posted by candeo on 2008/02/26 at 6:26 PM

    whyyy?? i so love my happy collection of wedding day polaroids!!

    Reply

  2. I know!! So sad. They were so much fun, weren't they?

    Reply

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