This Polaroid Spirit 600 NORTON special edition camera is in great working and cosmetic condition with only minor scuffs and scratches on the black body. Everything works great. The flash works and the green indicator lights up when flash is recharged. The motor sounds great and ejects the film smootly. The neck strap is well attached and the top opens and closes easily.
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REMINDER The counter will always be 2 off when using the Impossible Project film since it only has 8 images and the original Polaroid film had 10. This listing also includes the original box and manual.
When most people talk about Polaroid cameras, they mean the popular and relatively cheap models of the 1980s and 1990s that used film packs with integral batteries that were designated the 600 series. The "instant" prints measure 79mm (3.1") square with a white border around them and take around 3 minutes to fully develop at 70°F (21°C). The film has an ISO rating of 640. The film was branded with several different names over the years, including "Extreme 600" and "Notepad". A high definition "professional" film named "779" could also be used with cameras from the 600 series. Some of the cameras had 'sonar' autofocus and/or featured glass lenses, but most had plastic lenses with a fixed focus of around 4 feet. A "close-up" lens was often included, but this took the form of a simple plastic meniscus that slid into place. Many of the models are functionally identical to others but have different coloured fascia, names and stickers according to marketing territory. Several models were limited editions with tie-ins to icons of popular culture, such as Barbie or the Spice Girls, while other versions were promotional items made for corporate entities and are now highly collectible thanks to their rarity.
These models were an advance on the initial series in that they included a built-in automatic flash in similar straight-edged bodies. These models have a 116mm fixed-focus 1-element plastic lens and an exposure correction slider on the front. The basic model is the One Step Flash, which came with or without a close up (CU) lens. Many variants were made for international and promotional markets.
Please note that this camera has been fully tested with actual film and throughly cleaned.
All of our cameras have been pre-owned and therefore may have some cosmetic imperfections scuﬀs or marks.
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Feb 23, 2015
Was well taken care of, packed with care, and came within a few days! I love it!!!
Sep 8, 2014
Serious seller! Perfect! Thank you!
Aug 1, 2014
I got a brand new polaroid from the 80's! Thanks to the seller for this one of a kind item! Shipping was fast too.
May 14, 2013