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Beck - Original Polaroid by Dewey Nicks


Backstory by Dewey

This Polaroid was the test we did to see if standing behind a 4x8 sheet of frosted Plexiglass could make an image that would be in focus. We shot with daylight in a parking lot near Union Station in downtown LA. An assistant held the Plexiglass upright with one hand and Beck stood behind pushing his face as close to the sheet of plastic as possible. We all loved the visual effect that was created. This ended up as the cover of (?)

  • Subject: Beck
  • Medium: Polaroid
  • Film: Fuji FP100C
  • Camera: Polaroid 110B
  • Size: 3 3/8" x 4 1/4"
  • 1 of 1

From the radical archives of Dewey Nicks is an exclusively curated collection of legendary Polaroids. These one-of-a-kind pieces were selected by Dewey Nicks and made available exclusively through Autotype. Each original piece includes an authenticity card. 

20% of this sale benefits the Autotype + Dewey Nicks Scholarship for Photography.