1. The Polaroid, a staple of many a family portrait in the 1970s has a greater history than many give it credit for. 
The Polaroid is the topic of discussion on May 15th, when author Mary-Kay Lombino discusses her fascinating new book, The Polaroid Years: Instant Photography and Experimentation. She will be joined by renowned artists and photographers David Levinthal and William Wegman whose unique bodies of work demonstrate the incredible influence of Polaroid. 
Filled with images from a trove of artists from Ansel Adams to Andy Warhol, The Polaroid Years is the first volume to explore the Polaroid camera’s indelible influence on the history of photography.

    The Polaroid, a staple of many a family portrait in the 1970s has a greater history than many give it credit for.

    The Polaroid is the topic of discussion on May 15th, when author Mary-Kay Lombino discusses her fascinating new book, The Polaroid Years: Instant Photography and Experimentation. She will be joined by renowned artists and photographers David Levinthal and William Wegman whose unique bodies of work demonstrate the incredible influence of Polaroid

    Filled with images from a trove of artists from Ansel Adams to Andy Warhol, The Polaroid Years is the first volume to explore the Polaroid camera’s indelible influence on the history of photography.

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    instant photos never die!
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