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Vivitar, JK Imaging Joins Sony In The Smartphone Lens Camera Race

Vivitar, JK Imaging Joins Sony In The Smartphone Lens Camera Race 0

It looks like Sony is on to something when they released the QX10 and QX100 lens cameras last year. At CES 2014, JK Imaging, which carries the Kodak brand, and Vivitar showcased their own versions of the Sony QX-style devices. Dubbed as “Smart Lenses”, the Kodak SL10 and SL25 are like cheap versions of the […]

Nolab Digital Cartridge Gives New Life To Kodak Super 8

Nolab Digital Cartridge Gives New Life To Kodak Super 8 0

The Kodak Super 8 cinema camera is a popular film format camera that uses proprietary film cartridges to take videos back in the days. And when digital took the spotlight, film cameras took a back seat and became collectibles. Enter Nolab’s Digital Super 8 project, a 5MP image sensor that’s designed to bring back the […]

Instamatic 2014 Concept Smartphone: The Kodak Android Phone

Instamatic 2014 Concept Smartphone: The Kodak Android Phone 0

It’s really no wonder why camera companies are now slowly entering the smartphone world: the mobile device has single-handedly upended the fate of compact cameras. Even Nikon president Makoto Kimura admitted that smartphones are affecting the camera industry. So that’s why Nikon is working on a secret product (smartphone?), probably to avoid a “Kodak Moment”. […]

Kodak Teases Its Own Micro Four Thirds Camera In China Called The S1

Kodak Teases Its Own Micro Four Thirds Camera In China Called The S1 0

If you’re wondering how in the world Kodak managed to announced a new camera — and a Micro Four Thirds at that — after all the bankruptcy and such, then read on. Technically, the company behind the new Kodak S1 camera is not Kodak. Instead, it’s the one who bought the rights to use their […]

Kodak’s Woes Continue – Gallery Sharing Service Going Dark July 2

Kodak’s Woes Continue – Gallery Sharing Service Going Dark July 2 0

It’s no secret that Kodak has been under fire lately for really falling behind the competition. Originally founded in 1889, Kodak went on to become a household name associated with all things photography. Unfortunately, with the emergence of high-end smartphones complete with powerful cameras, the demand for lower end point-and-shoot cameras drastically decreased. This proved […]

Shutterfly Buys the Kodak Gallery for $23.8M

Shutterfly Buys the Kodak Gallery for $23.8M 0

Anyone with the slightest bit of interest in photography has probably already heard about Kodak’s bankruptcy woes. It was a long time coming, really, given how poorly the manufacturer has been doing for the past few years. In a bid to stay afloat, Kodak began selling some of its patents and went on an infringement […]

Kodak Shuts Down Camera Business During Restructuring

Kodak Shuts Down Camera Business During Restructuring 0

After months of speculation, Kodak came forth in January of this year to announce that they would be declaring bankruptcy. This didn’t come as much of a surprise considering the emergence of high powered cameras phones that¬†decrease¬†the need for low-mid range cameras which Kodak typically specializes in. However, while it wasn’t much of a surprise […]