The Quest for Instant Photographs

Devices from the Permanent Collection

California Museum of Photography

January 1, 2007 - January 1, 2008



The idea of instant photography can be traced to the daguerreotype and the tintype. Both are direct positive images, which do not require separate processing of negatives and prints. This website explores the museums camera collection in terms of instant Photography devices.



UCR/California Museum of Photography
Events in Focus

Film

Rocks In My Pockets

Screening - Friday, August 22, 2014, 7pm
Matinee - Saturday, August 23, 2014, 3pm
Screening - Saturday, August 23, 2014, 7pm


Performance

Shadow of a Man by Cherrie Moraga

Thursday, October 9, 2014, 7pm - 9pm

A family grapples with depression and alcoholism fueled by a dark secret