Polaroid is Back! Sort Of…

Polaroid is Back! Sort Of�

The Polaroid 300 Instant Camera purports to be the reincarnation of the hugely popular Polaroid which officially died in 2008. But its picture size is a puny 2.1” x 3.4” only, with an even smaller image size of 1.8” x 2.4”. Film SLR users can’t use this!

The Polaroid 300 is the lovechild of a union between the Summit Global Group, the exclusive worldwide licensee for Polaroid branded imaging devices, and Fujifilm. Yes, Fujifilm, that’s why this Polaroid 300 looks very much like the Fujifilm Instax Mini 7.

And the price? $90, ladies and gentlemen, for a camera which used to sell for $65. You pay premium, too, for the film – a dollar the each.

[Site: Polaroid.com]

Chris Malinao

About Chris Malinao

Chris teaches Lightroom as workflow software to photography students at the FPPF, Federation of Philippine Photographers Foundation. He also teaches smartphone photography.

*Vintage  ~ Voigtlander AVUS ~ Skopar/COMPUR • Folding Plate Camera* picture
*Vintage ~ Voigtlander AVUS ~ Skopar/COMPUR • Folding Plate Camera*
VINTAGE ESTATE VOIGTLANDER VITOMATIC 35 MM FILM CAMERA COLOR SKOPAR LENS picture
VINTAGE ESTATE VOIGTLANDER VITOMATIC 35 MM FILM CAMERA COLOR SKOPAR LENS
VTG VOIGTLANDER VITO II 35mm Film Camera Color-Skopar 50mm f/3.5 Prontor SV picture
VTG VOIGTLANDER VITO II 35mm Film Camera Color-Skopar 50mm f/3.5 Prontor SV
☆☆ Voigtlander-Anastigmat Skopar 135mm f4.5 Lens & Voigtlander Compur Shutter ☆☆ picture
☆☆ Voigtlander-Anastigmat Skopar 135mm f4.5 Lens & Voigtlander Compur Shutter ☆☆
1950's Voightlander Vitomatic I Color-Skopar 1:2.8/50 Prontor Camera with Case  picture
1950's Voightlander Vitomatic I Color-Skopar 1:2.8/50 Prontor Camera with Case