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

The Dance of Reality

Screening - Friday, September 5, 2014, 7pm
Matinee - Saturday, September 6, 2014, 3pm
Screening - Saturday, September 6, 2014, 7pm


Performance

Los Vendidos by Luis Valdez

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

A staged reading of the one-act play