Longevity of Polaroid Materials?

Discussion in 'Color: Film, Paper, and Chemistry' started by jmooney, Feb 5, 2008.

  1. jmooney

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    Hi All,

    In posting my other thread about prints from slides using Polaroid style slide printers I got to wondering about the life span of those prints. What kind of life can I expect with proper storage?

    Take care,

    Jim
     
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    I have Polaroid color snap-shots from the 1960's that are still OK. They weren't great art when they were shot, but they haven't faded. Many of the black and white Polaroid shots I took from the same era have faded, even though coated. Perhaps I didn't coat them enough?