It’s impossible to discuss the history of photographic technology without Kodak looming large. While the company has become something of a case study in technological flat-footedness, it served for decades as a pioneer and popularizer of photography.

Chris Marquardt, of Tips from the Top Floor, was fortunate enough to get a private tour at the Kodak Technology vault with Todd Gustavson, the company’s technical curator.

It’s a fascinating tour, not just through Kodak history, but photographic history as well.

Hat tip: Michael Zhang



Quick Tip: How to Avoid Excess Baggage Fees

Posted by on Wednesday July 25, 2018 | Business, Photo Gear

Clients are so budget-conscious that every dollar you save on expenses counts. And airline fees can add up quickly. In our story “Pro Photographers’ Favorite Travel Hacks,” several photographers shared their strategies for avoiding excess baggage fees. “Use curbside check-in to help with overweight [equipment cases],” Christopher Testani recommends. “If you use curbside check-in and... More