Handheld Camera

George Eastmen - 1888

What? The Kodak Camera

  • Simple box shape that could be held in the hand of the user.
  • The Kodak camera was simple it contained a roll of flexible, photographic film that could capture around 100 pictures.

About the Kodak camera

  • The camera had no viewfinder

  • When done taking pictures camera had to be returned to Kodak to get pictures developed

  • Camera was sold for a price of $25 each