Eastman Kodak Company (NYSE: EK) is an American multinational company that produces images and photographic materials and equipment. Long known for a wide range of photographic film products, Kodak is re-focusing on two major markets: digital photography and digital printing. As part of the strategy to transform the Eastman Kodak has launched an aggressive patent litigation in order to revenues.
Remains behind Kodak Eastman Dry Plate Company, and the General Aristo Company, founded by inventor George Eastman in Rochester and Jamestown, New York. Societe Generale Aristo was formed in 1899 in Jamestown, New York, with George Eastman as treasurer, and the company purchased the stock of the American company Aristotype. George Eastman Kodak trademark 1888th September 4 Eastman Kodak Company was founded by Eastman in 1892. He coined the slogan "you press the button, we do the rest."
The first model appeared on the Kodak camera in 1888. It took a round of photos on the 2 ½ inches in diameter, was fixed focus type, and brought the roll of film sufficient for 100 exposures. The invention, in practice, it meant the dawn of amateur photography, as well as equipment and processes before they were too heavy, so the classification of the recreation area. Film used in the first model of the Kodak camera was the basis for the paper, but soon replaced by a film of cellulose-based, practical, transparent, flexible film.