This device is part of the second wave of Polaroid's 600 series cameras that were developed between the 1980's and 1990's. It would instantly develop the film in about three minutes and the battery was integrated into the film pack.

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Why aren't my pictures developing?

I am taking pictures and the flash is engaging. The camera ejects a picture, but the picture isn't developing.

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It is always possible that the temperature is not ideal for the picture to develop. If you are using the film originally designed for the camera then the film is really old and not likely to work. If you are using the Impossible film then the film is very experimental and very sensitive to its surroundings. You don't want it to be too hot or too cold. In the directions of the film is says that at an ideal temperature of 70 degrees Fahrenheit it will take the pictures about 10 minutes to develop.

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I just took one with the flash and it printed fine, then I took 2 more right after and nothing is showing

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That’s exactly what happened to me I just got the camera and film today.

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If it is not working , it is probaly to hot. Try puting it in the fridge for NO MORE then 1-3 minutes.

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everytime i use the polaroid the pictyre will came out with nothing. It is not developing... I need help

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Usually for me, it takes about 3 minutes max for my Instax 8 Polaroid pictures to develop. However, this time I have taken the picture and 15 minutes later it's still not developed. I have taken three today and two have turned a peach colour and no other shapes are formed- the entire picture is peach and my third one has some spots of the picture on it but it still has not fully come through within 15 minutes. Help!!

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Well maybe you are taking the picture in the dark, because if you take it in the dark it will not show up

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I just started im new i took one with my dog and mine is a black pic it wont show up

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You have to let it in the dark so it can develop at least 5 to 10 minutes if not developing shake it for 10 seconds and then put it back in the dark for 5 to 10 minutes if not developed by then shake it more for 10 minutes and if not developed then leave over night

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it does help by the way

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how did you fix it? bc mine has that problem too & idk if its broken

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It has happened to me to. Its Okay Guys! Calm Down. The Film Is Probably Older Than The Other Films You Have. Or Maybe Its Just Malfunctioning. Y'know You Can Just Get Another Pack. I Got Another And It Worked Again. But If You Dont Want To Waste Money, Try Other Methods To Fix Your Problem! Okay Thats It.

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The same thing is happening to me. The film I have is brand new, and I'm at the beach in GREAT lighting trying to take pictures of myself, the sky, and the water. Nothing is showing up and I've taken 4.

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Same for me. Probably cause i ran out of film in 2001. Check if you ran out of film

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the film is brand new

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Mine is showing white but no picture I took it a few hours ago

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mine also I dont know what tio do... But it is over 70 degrees and i dont know if that has to do with anything someone help I just got it yestrday

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Check your rollers. At the bottom of the Polaroid film is the big white rectangle, this is where the chemicals are stored. If your rollers are dirty or glazed then they won't spread the emulsifier correctly and your prints won't come out. Open your camera with no film in it, and clean the rollers with rubbing alcohol, the stronger the better. Use cotton swabs. Chemicals get all over them and gum them up. Clean them and check that they are rolling well. Make sure your film cartridge is well seated and then try again.

Don't shake the film it doesn't do anything.

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App is sooooooooooooooo better...

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Using the Polaroid original film it can take up to 15 minutes for a film to develop properly. Once you’ve taken a picture immediately put it somewhere dark as they are still very sensitive to light for a few seconds. Check it after a few minutes. NEVER SHAKE THE PICTURE!!!

If the pictures are blank it could be that the rollers in the camera have become loose so aren’t properly rupturing the chemical tab, this will normally result in a kind of yellowy square where the picture should be.

If it’s all white try using the expose slider on the camera to darken the next image.

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My phone picture are not coming out in colors just a fade

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