Polaroid The Missing Manual

Polaroid The Missing Manual
Polaroid The Missing Manual


Number of pages
240 pages
Bookshop, Design, Graphic design and ads, Exhibition, 1980s Exhibition


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.