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Polaroid Polaroid On The Wall

The math on this one just doesn't add up. Polariod is having some marketing fun by replacing mirrors in shopping malls and business centers in São Paulo, Brazil with Polaroid cameras. I could see it being entertaining when you and your girlfriends are in the loo, but when time is limited and you need a quick gloss touch up or need to remove lettuce wedged between your teeth, not so much. How would you feel if you walked into a bathroom sans mirrors but with cameras instead? Thankfully they aren't in the actual stalls. Leave all your juicy comments below! Posted on cribcandy and uberreview.

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Nitrobezene Nitrobezene 9 years
Ummmm what?
SU3 SU3 10 years
Extremely wasteful.
zandyblue zandyblue 10 years
it's a bad idea unless someone was taking the pictures. Wasted film and people hogging the space. I t would be a nightmare.
Linux-Traveler Linux-Traveler 10 years
Yes, it's very funny. Love it
Daisy6264 Daisy6264 10 years
Yeah kids would play with them.
Daisy6264 Daisy6264 10 years
Yah kids would play with them.
Lizardbreath Lizardbreath 10 years
I think it's wasteful and plus I don't think I've ever taken a good polariod picture.
paige789 paige789 10 years
I don't think the point is usefulness. To me, this is clearly a marketing ploy by Polaroid to keep their cameras from becoming obsolete by the mainstream markets. I'm sure they'll only be around for a little while as a gimmick. What a memorable idea!
museanima museanima 10 years
Yea the bathroom is just the wrong place for this... maybe at restaurants!
miss-britt miss-britt 10 years
this sounds cute. But i have a feeling teenagers will want to take a billion pics. and i feel it will add longer lines then women bathrooms already have. Are the cameras adjustable? ****"Everything in life is only for now."-Avenue Q****
christinafry christinafry 10 years
This would be really cute and fun in bars, but there should still be at least ONE mirror! I'm sure the staff hates refilling them! It's bad enough they have to constantly keep up with toilet paper and paper towels in women's restrooms!!!
colormesticky colormesticky 10 years
I'd think kids would play with them and use up all the film.
Mizz_D Mizz_D 10 years
Shopping malls? Nah. I think its a cute gimmick for places like nightclubs - I'd write my number on the pic and give it to that cute guy I've been eyeing all night.
N-e-e-c-a-l-l-e N-e-e-c-a-l-l-e 10 years
not to mention how wasteful it is.
jendudley jendudley 10 years
I am going to say no way on this idea. What if you need to reapply lipstick, or readjust your hairstyle. This simply would not work.
beamer1 beamer1 10 years
The concept seems really fun, but practicality-wise, it's kind of cumbersome, especially if you're standing there taking tons of pictures of yourself because you didn't get your face entirely in the frame, didn't like the way you looked the first time, etc.
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