Welcome to FocalFun.com, a haven for photography enthusiasts and instant camera lovers.
At FocalFun, we share your passion for capturing life’s beautiful moments; one shutter clicks at a time.
Our community consists of photographers and hobbyists, from budding amateurs to seasoned professionals, all united by their love for the art of photography and instant cameras.
Founded in 2023, FocalFun was born out of a genuine desire to create a thriving, interactive worldwide space where photographers can express, learn, and grow.
FocalFun is for everyone who has experienced the joy of holding a camera and creating memories. For those who find solace in the click of a shutter and the whir of a Polaroid. For those who view the world through a lens, transforming the ordinary into the extraordinary. And for those who have just begun their journey into this exciting world, we are here to guide you every step of the way.
We are committed to helping our readers enhance their photography skills.
With a rich resource of informative articles, camera reviews, comparison guides, photography tips, and tricks, our goal is to make your journey in photography a rewarding experience.
But FocalFun is more than just a resource hub; it’s a community. Each photograph tells a unique story, and we encourage you to share your stories with us.
Because the heart of photography lies in the fun and excitement of capturing and sharing moments.
In the age of digital photography, we want to reignite the love for instant cameras – the pure joy of seeing a picture develop in your hands and the tangible connection it offers.
Through FocalFun, we hope to keep this nostalgic and classic art form alive, exciting, and accessible.
Join us as we delve into the beautiful world of instant cameras and digital photography. Welcome to FocalFun, where every moment is worth capturing.
“We are making photographs to understand what our lives mean to us.”Ralph Hattersley
Embrace your journey with FocalFun, where we live, love, and celebrate the joy of photography every day.
Meet Our Team
Our team of experienced and passionate photographers, editors, and website designers work passionately behind the scenes to prepare and share helpful content with you. You can meet the team and learn more about them below.
Our founder, Susana Bodamer, is a passionate photography enthusiast who enjoys the mediums of both digital and instant cameras.
She is a seasoned instant camera enthusiast with a decade of hands-on experience shooting with Instax, Polaroid, and Canon cameras. Her love for the nostalgic charm and magic of instant photography began when she received her first Polaroid camera as a gift, sparking a passion that has grown into an extensive knowledge base.
Paul Skidmore has a ton of photography experience, as one of his main hobbies is taking landscape and travel shots for his travel blog. He is a regular writer on the well-known photography website photoworkout.com and enjoys reviewing and writing about camera lenses, mirrorless cameras, point-and-shoot, editing software, and photography classes.
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Caitlin Greyling is not just a writer and editor but a true photography enthusiast at heart. She’s walked the tightrope between words and visuals, making her way from studying journalism with the NCTJ to diving deep into the world of photography. You might have come across her enlightening articles in Picture Correct, Photography Course, The Daily Mail, Durability Matters, or CNN, but there’s so much more to her story.
Caitlin loves getting hands-on with the latest camera gear, and sharing her genuine thoughts through product reviews. She’s not just about words, though. Her personal journey with the camera has led her to contribute her captured moments to big names like Adobe Stock and Shutterstock.
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