Eastman, George

(12.7.1854 - 14.3.1932) Amerikanischer Erfinder und Industrieller, gründete 1880 einen Betrieb zur Herstellung von Fotoplatten, aus dem die Eastman Kodak Company wurde. 1884 begann er die fabrikmäßige Herstellung von Rollfilm, und mit der Produktion der ersten Kodak Boxkamera ab 1888 schuf seine Firma die Voraussetzungen für eine massenhafte Verbreitung der Amateur-Fotografie. George Eastman starb durch Selbstmord.

Das Lexikon aus „Bernie's Foto-Programm". . 2005.

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