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anniebee ADMIN October 25, 2014
The pool is now closed. Thanks to everyone who participated this week!

See you in 2015:

www.flickr.com/groups/roidweek2015/

Group Description

Polaroid Week (aka 'Roid Week) started in 2006 as way to celebrate instant film and is still going strong!

There are two "Roid Weeks a year, this group is for the second being held October 20th - October 24th.

Group Rules

We started POLAROID WEEK in 2006 to celebrate instant film. We also started it as a project -- to see what new and interesting things we could do with instant film; and to challenge ourselves to produce some really great work.

YOU MUST FOLLOW THE POSTING RULES.

# 1: Only photos you HAVE NOT posted on Flickr before are welcome. Give us something new. We delete all photos posted before the start date.

# 2: You get only (2) TWO photos a day. See Rule #1. (PS: In Flickr-world, a day = 24 hours. The Flickr clock resets itself at 8 pm EST)

# 3: It's five days, Mon - Fri. We realize a week is actually seven days, but we chose Mon - Fri because it's easier for us to manage as Administrators & Moderators.

# 4: Though we call it "Polaroid Week" ANY instant film is fine.

# 5: If you don't have a scanner, you can take a digital photo of your polaroid, but crop out everything but the instant photo, please.

# 6: No Faux-laroids. This is a FILM ONLY group, good people.

We've been doing this for a while now, and we want to keep it simple and fun for everybody.

Be sure to check out some of the past pools for inspiration:

www.flickr.com/groups/roidweek2014 (part one)
www.flickr.com/groups/polaroidweek2013/
www.flickr.com/groups/polaroidweek2012/
www.flickr.com/groups/polaroidweek2011/
www.flickr.com/groups/polaroidweek2010/
www.flickr.com/groups/polaroidweek2009/
www.flickr.com/groups/polaroidweek2008/
www.flickr.com/groups/polaroidweek2007/
www.flickr.com/groups/roidweek06/

Thanks!

Please note: we are *not* affiliated with the Polaroid Company in any way.

Additional Info

  • This group will count toward the photo's limit (60 for Pro members, 30 for free members)
  • Accepted content types: Photos, Images
  • Accepted safety levels: Safe, Moderate
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