Polaroid: The Complete Guide to Experimental Instant Photography (Paperback)
An accessible and comprehensive how-to guide to expressive and experimental techniques and manipulation of Polaroid prints and cameras.
Polaroid: The Complete Guide to Experimental Instant Photography is the go-to resource for all lovers of instant photography. Divided into two main parts, “Camera and Film Format Guide” and “Creative Techniques,” this unique reference offers a comprehensive introduction to instant photography, including a wide-ranging overview of instant cameras and compatible accessories and film; tips on what to buy and where to buy it; how to adapt equipment and preserve the life of your images; easy step- by-step guides to a wide range of image manipulations, accompanied by visual showcases of the work of the very best Polaroid photographers; and an extensive resources section, complete with a film compatibility guide, a list of stockists, and safety information.
Polaroid: The Complete Guide to Experimental Instant Photography provides photographers, art students, and vintage camera enthusiasts with the knowledge and skills to push the boundaries of what a Polaroid photograph can be.
today. . . . [H]ighly recommended.
— Photographica World
Impressively researched . . . very
useful . . . will have wide appeal to a
variety of image makers.
— Amateur Photographer