Photographic Play

Toys are heightened with personal photographs for familiar appeal

Implications - When it comes to distractions, particularly for kids, toys can often deter from more meaningful, family-time activities. Adding an element of familiarity to products like coloring books and kids tech devices, brands are integrating personalized photos and customized imagery for sentimental appeal. This speaks to a shift toward more visually customizable forms of play and entertainment.
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Customized Coloring Books - Instructables User PenfoldPlant Teaches People How to Make Their Own
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Warm 2,737 Clicks Pub: Oct 10, 14
Customized Coloring Books
Instructables User PenfoldPlant Teaches People How to Make Their Own
Children can color stock images of princesses, animals and more, or they can be given a customized coloring book that is chock full of fun family photos of all the people they know and love. A truly... [More]
Kiddie 3D Cameras - The Moidoi Camera Encourages Fun Through Photographic Exploration
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Mild 2,525 Clicks Pub: Dec 20, 13
Kiddie 3D Cameras
The Moidoi Camera Encourages Fun Through Photographic Exploration
The Moidoi Camera is a fascinating concept kids that’s a great deal more exciting than the picture taking devices of which more parents are in possession. Oh Jinhwa’s idea won a 2013 Red... [More]
Crowdfunded Photography-Based Coloring - This Photograph Coloring Book Uses a Photographer's Work
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Mild 1,770 Clicks Pub: Oct 10, 14
Crowdfunded Photography-Based Coloring
This Photograph Coloring Book Uses a Photographer's Work
After a successful crowdfunding campaign on Indiegogo, this photograph coloring book is now available for purchase. The El Coloring Book Ridiculoso is a unique activity book with 24 coloring pages... [More]
Doodle-Encouraging Frames - The Vandalijst Invites You to Scribble on Pictures for Fun
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Untested 920 Clicks Pub: Nov 20, 13
Doodle-Encouraging Frames
The Vandalijst Invites You to Scribble on Pictures for Fun
The Vandalijst is wooden frame with a transparent protector that can be filled with photos of the standard dimensions. Of course, it’s completely permissible for you to simply use this playful... [More]