Spectre's filmmakers shot on 35mm film to retain look and feel of Bond movies

After going digital with Skyfall, director Sam Mendes returned to 35mm film for shooting Spectre. To keep the look and feel of Bond movies, Mendes says film has the magic that digital doesn't.

Kodak focuses on Android-powered smartphone cameras

Kodak announced a partnership with the Bullitt Group to license Android-powered smartphones and tablets aimed at tech-averse consumers. The devices will be easy to use and focus on camera features and photo sharing.

Kodak’s new PixPro SP360 action cam sees the world in 360 degrees

Kodak has unveiled the PixPro SP360, an action cam with a panoramic 360-degree horizontal angle-of-view. Besides going after GoPro, the new camera joins several new 360-degree cameras hitting the market.

Logmar S-8 is the modern Super 8mm film camera that uses digital guts

The Logmar S-8 is the first Super 8mm film camera to be made in 30 years. Although it uses standard Kodak film, the rest of the camera is purely digital, and gives today's moviemakers that natural vintage feel.

Kodak now making labels that affix to budget point-and-shoots and megazooms

Kodak is preparing to exit bankruptcy, and will emerge as a new company focusing on commercial products. Although its days as a digital camera maker are over, its legacy lives on with Kodak-branded cameras from JK Imaging.
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The end of celluloid reel films is near, warn industry insiders

The end of film is closer than it seems - at least, as far as actual celluloid distribution of movies is concerned. As the movie industry prepares for an almost-entirely digital future by the end of this year, does film have any future for…

Brother helps Kodak cut some fat, picks up Document Imaging business for $210 million

Brother's acquisition of Kodak's Document Imaging business, pending court approval, will add scanners and scanning software to their portfolio. The sale is part of Kodak's effort to raise cash in order to exit bankruptcy protection.

Explain Yourself! Disposable camera

Explain Yourself! corners the worst tech in our lives and demands to know: WTF?! This week: We wonder why the disposable camera is still hanging out at the checkout stand.

Now that their Kodachrome has been taken away, what’s next for Kodak?

The U.S. Bankruptcy Court has approved the financing Kodak secured, paving the way for the company to emerge from Chapter 11 by mid-2013. But, what's next?

Rising from the ashes, Kodak cameras to live again (sort of)

Kodak has entered into a multi-year licensing agreement with JK Imaging that will see new cameras 2013, including mirrorless and mega-zoom models.

Economics, not digital, is what’s killing off analog film

We always knew digital photography would overtake film, but it's economics and chemistry that are burying it.

Apple and Google team up to buy Kodak’s patents

While Kodak continues the bankruptcy process started during early 2012, Apple and Google join forces to snag Kodak's imaging patent library.