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athegn

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From Kodak to iPhonography
« on: June 02, 2018, 10:17:55 am »

Have I misread this:-

"Box film camera introduced to the public in 1990"
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Re: From Kodak to iPhonography
« Reply #1 on: June 02, 2018, 01:27:19 pm »

I had to re-read the article twice to make sure that I had not misunderstood.  In the age of 100MP cameras it seems that the need to focus on detail is still paramount.
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Re: From Kodak to iPhonography
« Reply #2 on: June 02, 2018, 01:44:26 pm »

Also I don't think that picture of the horse and groom was Niepice's first, which was out of a window... The one shown looks like a drawing and certainly wasn't taken over 7 hours...
« Last Edit: June 03, 2018, 06:43:47 pm by Bob J »
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Re: From Kodak to iPhonography
« Reply #3 on: June 02, 2018, 03:48:25 pm »

I think the author made a slight typo as the date of the first Kodak Brownie Box camera introduced was 1900.  I have asked for a new graphic. 
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Re: From Kodak to iPhonography
« Reply #4 on: June 03, 2018, 10:21:38 am »

And here is the correct photograph.  This is a poor article in my opinion and unworthy of LuLa.
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Re: From Kodak to iPhonography
« Reply #5 on: June 03, 2018, 11:26:46 am »

Thanks, David... we'll replace the image.  Thought we'd try something different when this was sent to us. 
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Re: From Kodak to iPhonography
« Reply #6 on: June 03, 2018, 06:41:54 pm »

I don't think the article was unworthy - I found it quite interesting, but it could have benefited from a proof read.
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Re: From Kodak to iPhonography
« Reply #7 on: June 04, 2018, 01:23:53 pm »

Other errors too... the supposed discovery of the camera obscura is off by one century.
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