George Eastman


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George Eastman

An inventor and entrepreneur who created roll film. His invention made photography accessible to more people and led to the invention of motion pictures. Eastman founded Kodak to market the modern camera, which he invented. In later life, he became a major philanthropist. He lived from 1854 to 1932.
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Before Exxon, the only name that everybody remembers is "Kodak," which George Eastman coined because he wanted a short name that was memorable.
The company traces its roots back to 1920 when George Eastman set up a chemical division of Eastman Kodak Co.
Whereas most early photography in this genre - of the sort first acknowledged in 1975 with the "New Topographics" exhibition at George Eastman House (which included work by Bernd and Hilla Becher, Lewis Baltz, Nicholas Nixon, and Frank Gohlke) - is focused on the skillful elimination of the anthropological, Dow, like his mentor Frank Gohlke, is preoccupied with its orchestration.
A separate report in the same issue by Grant Romer of the International Museum of Photography and Film at George Eastman House in New York State, dates it to the early 1840s).
And the book benefits from the rich knowledge of its author, who founded the George Eastman film archive and rates as one of the great experts on silent film.
The American inventor George Eastman (1854-1932) simplified the process.
SAN FRANCISCO -- George Eastman House the world's oldest photography museum founded in 1947 on the estate of Kodak founder George Eastman, and Clickworker, an innovator in the global crowdsourcing and workforce solutions space, announce the kick-off of a large-scale, iconic crowdsourcing project.
With this induction, Hull joins the ranks of formerly honored inventors, including Eli Whitney, Thomas Edison, Orville and Wilbur Wright, Henry Ford, and George Eastman, as well as Steve Jobs and Steve Wozniak.
HONORS AND AWARDS: MIAA Women Sports Leadership Award; Rochester College Leadership Award; George Eastman Book Award; Academic Excellence in HN World History, Grade 11, HN English, Grade 10; HN English, Grade 9; HN U.
It was the time that George Eastman was building his Eastman Kodak company into a global business that would include cameras, film, and developing.