For quick party souvenirs or immortalizing fleeting moments in an instant, nothing beats the appeal of instant film. Just compose the scene, press the shutter, wait a few seconds and voila, you have your photo right before your eyes! The big and bad Polaroid 600 is discontinued at the moment though but we have the next best thing: Fuji Instax Mini Film! Couple it with one of our instant cameras like the Fuji Cheki or the Diana Instant Back+ and you’ve got yourself a sure winner!
Dee, better know as elegia is a photographer based in Manchester, UK and has been sampling the Fuji Instax Monochrome film with the Lomo'Instant Wide. We talked to her about the joys of instant photography and what the future might hold.
Instant film photographer Elisabeth Gatterburg shies away from the typical splashes of the Warholian palette in instant photography and opts for a more classic, refined aesthetic found in vintage magazines and catalog using the Lomo'Instant Wide and the Fujifilm Monochrome Instax Wide Film.
Alia Sheikh is a UK-based photographer, filmmaker & Senior Development Producer at the BBC. She took her beloved Lomo'Instant Wide on a recent travel excursion and told us her story about the joys of shooting with instant.
Nancy Rexroth's wonderful photo series, Iowa, was re-edited in 2017 for the joy of photography lovers and followers. Step inside to see more of her notably nostalgic work with the dreamy, Diana camera.
Passionate about cinema, Stan Thuret has been sailing in Bretagne from an early age. In October 2017, after 4 years of preparation, he was one of the 81 competitors at the start of the Mini-Transatlantique race, with his video camera and his Diana Mini.