Life Magazine-October 27, 1972-78 pages. This vintage Life Magazine-which originally sold for fifty cents-features a color cover photo of Edwin Land plus an articl3 with photos. Edwin Herbert Land, ForMemRS,FRPS, Hon.MRI (May 7, 1909 – March 1, 1991) was an American scientist and inventor, best known as the co-founder of the Polaroid Corporation. He invented inexpensive filters for polarizing light, a practical system of in-camera instant photography, and the retinex theory of color vision, among other things. His Polaroid instant camera went on sale in late 1948 and made it possible for a picture to be taken and developed in 60 seconds or less. The LIfe Magazine has been autographed on the front cover by Edwin Land................BOTH LIFE MAGAZINE AND AUTOGRAPH ARE IN VERY GOOD CONDITION.