Illustration Polaroid SX70 camera photography illustration vector design ideas

How does the Polaroid SX70 work?

Polaroid SX70 light path illustration

As mentioned previously, I've been slowly working through the illustrations in the factory repair manual for the Polaroid SX70 camera. Here's a couple of diagrams from it, reworked and hopefully made a little clearer, to show the basic light path (click to see the full size image). The camera's incredibly complex mechanism allows a remarkably clear, bright viewfinder image.

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