Instant Photos That Don't Come Spitting Out Polaroid Vision Date Plus

Designer: Henry Dreyfuss Associates

A few years back, market researchers at Polaroid Corp. secretly videotaped tourists using its instant cameras at Walt Disney World. What they discovered was both hilarious and troubling: As the cameras spit out print after print, the hapless tourists struggled to find places to put them. One man clamped several still-developing prints in his teeth. Another put them on top of his backpack, only to have the wind blow them away.

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