Kodak

Events

George Eastman invented a machine to mass-produce gelatin dry plates.

1879

The name Kodak was introduced; The slogan "You press the button- we do the rest".

1888

The first transparent roll film was put on the market.

1889

The company marketed its first daylight-loading camera.

1891

Kodak produced world's first very safe film (safer than previous films).

1908

Kodak produced its first motion picture film.

1929

First successful amateur film was produced

1935

The line of Kodak Instamatic cameras were introduced

1963

Kodak invented the world's first digital camera.

1975

Kodak filed for chapter 11 bankruptcy.

2012