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, Qalam Nabi, one of the last two remaining box camera photographers in Kabul demonstrates how to use his camera.

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

For more information and videos and a downloadable instruction manual on how to build an Afghan box camera visit

A project brochure can be downloaded at

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