How to print Instax photos from your Nintendo Switch (including Pokémon Snap!)

New Pokémon Snap Nintendo Switch Instax Mini Link printing
(Image credit: James Artaius)

Whether you've been taking screenshots of your favorite gaming moments or you've been saving your photographs taken in New Pokémon Snap, you can now produce instant prints of your Nintendo Switch images on real Instax film. 

It's all thanks to the fantastic Instax Mini Link printer, along with an app that enables you to seamlessly transfer your images from your Nintendo Switch to your phone, where they can be quickly and easily printed as instant photos. So, now you can bring back real photographs of your photo safaris taken on the various islands in New Pokémon Snap

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James Artaius

The editor of Digital Camera World, James has 21 years experience as a journalist and started working in the photographic industry in 2014 (as an assistant to Damian McGillicuddy, who succeeded David Bailey as Principal Photographer for Olympus). In this time he shot for clients like Aston Martin Racing, Elinchrom and L'Oréal, in addition to shooting campaigns and product testing for Olympus, and providing training for professionals. This has led him to being a go-to expert for camera and lens reviews, photo and lighting tutorials, as well as industry news, rumors and analysis for publications like Digital Camera MagazinePhotoPlus: The Canon MagazineN-Photo: The Nikon MagazineDigital Photographer and Professional Imagemaker, as well as hosting workshops and talks at The Photography Show. He also serves as a judge for the Red Bull Illume Photo Contest. An Olympus and Canon shooter, he has a wealth of knowledge on cameras of all makes – and a fondness for vintage lenses and instant cameras.