1. John McCann and how the 20x24 film was first made.


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    John McCann, Director of Vision Research and a close associate of Polaroid Founder Edwin Land describes the process of creating the film for the 20x24 camera. Commercial peel apart film had clean…

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    • Chuck Close on the 20x24 Camera


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      Chuck Close sits down with Camera Ready to discuss what attracts him about using the Polaroid 20x24 camera. See much more in the film "Camera Ready: The Polaroid 20x24 Project". Coming…

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      • Land's Lab, Osborn Street


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        The site of Edwin Land's Polaroid lab at 2 Osborn Street in Cambridge, Massachusetts. Land started working here in the late 1930s and continued to use it until he left Polaroid in 1980. Despite…

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          • Dividing Light Part I


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            16mm, silent, 2009, Inspired by Edwin Land

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            • Gene Dolgoff and Isaac Asimov 1973


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              A semi-documentary film made by NYU film student Stuart Greene in 1973, featuring Inventor/Scientist/Holographer Gene Dolgoff and his good friend Science/Science Fiction Writer Isaac Asimov.

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              • Wise words from Edwin Land


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                Sax sounds: "Bird's Lament" by Moondog

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                • Book trailer for INSTANT: THE STORY OF POLAROID by Christopher Bonanos


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                  Coming in October 2012 from Princeton Architectural Press: INSTANT: THE STORY OF POLAROID by Christopher Bonanos For more information: http://www.papress.com/html/book.details.page.tpl?isbn=9781616890858 Publicity…

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                  • TIME ZERO: the last year of Polaroid film


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                    In February 2008, Polaroid announced that it was ceasing production of instant film. 'TIME ZERO' is a documentary that tells the story of the last year of Polaroid film in three acts. Act…

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                    • Insisting on the Impossible: The Life of Edwin Land


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                      Victor K. McElheny details the creation of America’s onetime favorite camera in “Insisting on the Impossible: The Life of Edwin Land,” a lecture in conjunction with the exhibit A…

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