I don’t think anyone was as sad as my sister to see the Polaroid instant camera go away. She was the queen of the polaroid. She went online to try to find the last boxes of film available.
Well, sister, you’re in luck. FujiFilm has a new camera called the instax 200. It uses the same technology as the polaroid camera to give you instant gratification. Your picture pops up out of the camera.
The camera seriously looks like a joke. Here’s a picture:
To give you a little bit more perspective on this camera, here’s another picture:
and just for good measure (no pun intended),
here is the camera beside Sophie the giraffe:
And finally, I’m sure everyone is wondering about the pictures…
Hopefully my sister is too busy packing for Iran to read this blog entry. Sheila, if you’re reading this before your flight on Saturday, Merry Christmas and Happy Birthday!
[I am considering buying one of these for myself as well! It will be a great conversation piece. I have just the spot for it on the mantle above the fireplace.]