The Afghan Box Camera Project provides a record of the kamra-e-faoree (instant camera) which as a living form of photography is on the brink of disappearing in Afghanistan.

In this video Manawar Shah, a young carpenter in Kabul, is building a kamra-e-faoree.

See the How to use a kamra-e-faoree video here:

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