Kodak Announces The End Of Kodachrome

kodachrome1 After 74 years as an iconic film, Kodak today announced that it will cease production Kodachrome slide film. The film has been used to create a lot of famous photographs over the years and Kodak have posted a slide show online showing some of these.

As a tribute to the film, Steve McCurry, who shot the famous National Geographic photo of a young Afghan girl, will shoot one of the last rolls of Kodachrome and donate the images to the George Eastman House International Museum of Photography and Film.

Links: Kodak News Release & a Tribute.