Things to Consider When Buying an Instant Camera

Just when we thought that instant cameras have become a thing of past, companies like Fujifilm and some other decided to bring them back because of popular demand, and just like that, millennials had a rekindled interest in instant cameras. It is 2018, and these cameras are still on the rise. Keeping that in mind, The Smart Consumer has covered a list of different topics, as well as articles that talk about the best instant cameras.

However, considering how many people are still not sure how these cameras work, there are some things that you must consider before you go ahead and buy one of the instant cameras from the market. That is why this article is in place, to make sure that you do consider some of the basics before you go ahead and buy an instant camera.


You can either go for a barebones instant camera, or you can spend more money and buy a camera with majority of features that have become a part of the ecosystem of a modern day camera. It is up to you, however, do consider these things, because you might not get satisfactory results, and you may want to change your camera afterwards.

The Size of The Camera

As far as my experience is concerned with instant cameras, they are available in a variety of sizes that you can choose from. The bigger the size, the more expensive, and feature packed the camera is, and at the same time, the less portable it becomes. Whenever you are in the market, just make sure that you consider this factor so your buying experience does not get boring, tainted, or bad. After all, you are spending a good amount of money on an instant camera, and will use it for the future as well.