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20 Old School Photo Booth Products

From Mobiles That Imitate the Calling Box to Indoor Aquariums

— June 16, 2012 — Art & Design
If you can remember back to a time when making a phone call only cost a quarter and required tracking down a public telephone then these old school photo booth products will certainly evoke a sense of nostalgia.

While the technology is essentially obsolete nowadays, given the advancement of cell phones, there is something romantic about the look of a traditional photo booth -- which may be due in part to its relation to Clark Kent and Superman or its role in British culture.

Merging both the antiquated and current calling technologies together is one way of keeping the tradition alive and the British mobile telephone booth is a perfect way of pairing of the two.

Using the booths for purposes other then making a call is another popular application and aquariums, art installations and libraries have been filling up the space traditionally allotted for ringing up your closest friends and families.





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Outdated Calling Device Captures
Outdated Calling Device Captures
'Payphones' by Dirk Westphal Documents Obsolete Technology
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19
Internet-Powered Landlines
Internet-Powered Landlines
Google Voice Phone Booths Promote the Search Engine's New Feature
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18
Pedestrian-Assisting Stations
Pedestrian-Assisting Stations
‘City 24/7' Makes Life Easier for New Yorkers
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17
Religious Iconography Phone Booths
Religious Iconography Phone Booths
‘Confessional' by Laura Keeble Boasts Beautiful St
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16
Phone Booth Car Chargers
Phone Booth Car Chargers
Telekom Austria Converts Phone Booths into Recharging Pods
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15
Colossal Public Phones
Colossal Public Phones
The Tele2 Giant Phone Lets Passersby Ring Free of Charge
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14
Sci-Fi Phone Booth Handbags
Sci-Fi Phone Booth Handbags
The TARDIS Purse is Designed for Female 'Doctor Who' Super Fans
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13
Phone Booth-Branded Shops
Phone Booth-Branded Shops
The PUMA London Store Highlights British Iconography
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12
Mobile Phone Booths
Mobile Phone Booths
Mobile Design Shaped To Look Like Britain's Iconic Red Booth
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11
Unexpected Urban Decor
Unexpected Urban Decor
Baccarat Chandeliers on Rue des Hallebardes
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10
Grubby Finger Phonebooths
Grubby Finger Phonebooths
The Sanzer Hand Gel Campaign Shows "What You Really Touch"
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9
Phone Booth Editorials
Phone Booth Editorials
This 'Trendspotting' Vogue Germany September 2010 Spread is Unique and Fun
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8
Phone Booth Libraries
Phone Booth Libraries
Community-Run 24-Hour Micro Library in Somerset
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7
Guerrilla Tourism Ads
Guerrilla Tourism Ads
Time to Thaw: South Carolina Tourism
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6
Social Media Kiosks
Social Media Kiosks
The Public Twitter Booth Lets the Smartphone-Free Tweet On the Go
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5
Kitty Phone Booth Furnishings
Kitty Phone Booth Furnishings
TARDIS Cat Fort Gives Every Feline Personal Space
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4
Public Phone Fish Tanks
Public Phone Fish Tanks
The Aquarium Phone Booth Embodies an Exotic Escape in France
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3
Urban Aquarium
Urban Aquarium
Fish Tank Phone Booth
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2
British Bridal Photography
British Bridal Photography
Craig Williams Photography Captures a Stunning Wedding Shoot
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1
Guerrilla Urban Knitting
Guerrilla Urban Knitting
Knit the City is Yarnstorming London with Wool
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