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Instant Gratification is a collection of fine art Polaroid images by Heather Oelklaus. This book contains 121 images creating using various Polaroid techniques. Many of the films used are not being made anymore or will soon be taken out of production. The techniques in this book vary from Emulsion Lifts (also called Emulsion Transfers), time zero manipulations, pinhole, composites images, and images with no manipulation.


About the Author

Heather Oelklaus
Oelklaus Colorado Springs, CO USA
Heather Oelklaus has been exploring traditional black and white photography, night photography, long exposure photography, lightning photography, and Polaroid manipulation and emulsion lifts.

Comments (2)


ISO600 says

HI! we're leading the 1°Italian Instant festival, in October in Milan. It will be very important and the first in europe to and in the contempoarry art day. we'll have shows, performance, conferences, workshops, the museum of polaroid cameras and also we'll have a space dedicated to publications on the instant photographyt.
If you want to be among the protagonists of this festival with your book. write to: info.polaroiders [at] (set subjet: "iso600: pubblication-your name surname") to have more information.
Hope to hear soon from you,

posted at 01:23pm Jul 01 PST


lynmyers says

Haunting, head scratching, sometimes introspectavely whimsical, always visually interesting, but rarely only nice to look at.

posted at 10:09am Aug 11 PST

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