Kodak Announces The End Of Kodachrome

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After 74 years as an iconic film, Kodak today announced that it will cease production Kodachrome slide film. The film has been used to create a lot of famous photographs over the years and Kodak have posted a slide show online showing some of these.

As a tribute to the film, Steve McCurry, who shot the famous National Geographic photo of a young Afghan girl, will shoot one of the last rolls of Kodachrome and donate the images to the George Eastman House International Museum of Photography and Film.

Links: Kodak News Release & a Tribute.

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