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  • 1. Camera Technology TimelineBy: Courtney WilliamsImage By: Megan Joplin Image By: Cliff SmithImage Source:Image Source:

2. 1840-19001900 The Raisecamera invented byGeorge Reise2 1888 The Kodak roll-film camerainvented by George Eastman21861 The stereoscope viewer invented by OliverWendell Holmes1 1859 The panoramic camerainvented by ThomasSutton 1 3. The Panoramic Camera The panoramic camera was invented by Thomas Sutton in 1859. 1 The lens used to make the photograph is also the viewing lens and movable mirrorpermits both of these functions without having to remove the plate or film.3 This allows photojournalists to have a camera with a functional lens, making theirjob easier. Also the camera gave photojournalists better quality images.Image By: ChristieImage Source: 4. The Stereoscope Viewer The stereoscope viewer was invented by Oliver Wendell Holmes in 1861. 1 This viewer allowed photojournalists to enlarge photos and makes objectsappear larger and more distant.Image By: Bob CottonImage Source: film-2/ 5. Kodak Roll-Film Camera The Kodak roll-film camera was invented by George Eastman in 1888.2 Eastman invented this camera to help photojournalists have a cheap andsimple camera available.1Image By: Glenn E. StewartImage Source: 6. The Raisecamera The Raisecamera, travel camera, was invented by German Reise in 1900.1 This camera allowed a more travelable camera for photojournalists so they canbe more mobile for their job. Extreme light weight and small dimensionswhen it is folded made this photo camera most desirable thing.1Image By: Robert MascellaniImage Source: grandi/reise.html 7. 1901-19851981 The Sony Mavica introduced bySony2 1978 The Konica C35AFinvented by Konica11948 The Polaroid camera invented by Edwin Land11913/1914The first 35mm camerainvented by Oskar Barnack1 8. The First 35mm Camera The first 35mm camera, also known as the candid camera was invented byOskar Barnack in 1913/1914.1 This camera made photojournalists have a camera that was mobile withquality images. It also revolutionized photojournalism by allowingphotographers to take indoor exposures with available light, and candidphotographs on the fly making the photographers job quick and simple. 4Image By: Elizabeth AvedonImage Source: leica-revolutionized.html 9. The Polaroid Camera The Polaroid Camera was invented by Edwin Land in 1948.1 This camera gave photojournalists the ability to take a picture and print it inabout one minute. 1 This affected photojournalists by being able to see theirphotographs quicker and easier.Image By: Bob KarmImage Source: 10. The Konica C35 AF The Konica C35 AF was introduced in 1978 by Konica. 1 It is the first point-and-shoot, autofocus. It was also named Jasupin.1 This camera allowed photojournalists to take better quality images by havingthe ability to autofocus. Also the smallness of the camera madephotojournalists have less bulky equipment and be more mobile.Image By: Steve HarwoodImage Source: 11. The Sony Mavica Sony introduced the Sony Mavica in 1981.2 This camera was the worlds first digital electric still camera.2 The digital camera revolutionized photojournalists by being able to viewimages instantly after they are taken. No waiting for film to develop allowstheir job to be faster and easier.Image By: MorioImage Source: .jpg 12. 1986-Now 2005 The Canon EOS 5D launched byCanon11994/1996The first digital cameraavailable for consumer- level markets21991 The first professional digital camera released by Kodak21986The disposable camera introduced by Fuji1 13. The First Disposable Camera Fuji introduced the first disposable camera in 1986. 1 The disposable camera was not a first choice for photojournalists, but theywere available for single use. Also they were a much more cheaper option forphotojournalists.Image By: Akira TakamatuImage Source: 14. The First Professional Digital Camera Kodak released the first professional digital camera system (DCS) in 1991.2It was a modified Nikon F-3 camera with a 1.3 megapixel sensor. This camera was a great use for photojournalists for having the available viewer onthe camera. Not needing film added less equipment and saved much more time. Theproblem for them was when this camera first came out it was very expensive.Image By: UnknownImage Source: /slr8991.htm 15. The First Consumer-Market Digital Camera The first digital cameras for the consumer-level market that worked with ahome computer via a serial cable were the Apple QuickTake 100 camera(February 17 , 1994), the Kodak DC40 camera (March 28, 1995), the Casio QV-11 (with LCD monitor, late 1995), and Sonys Cyber-Shot Digital Still Camera(1996).2 This camera allowed photojournalists the ability to upload their photographson to their home computers. They can now work and edit their photos at theirhome.Image By: Sarah TewImage Source: 16. The Canon EOS 5D The Canon EOS 5D was launched in 2005 by Canon. This is first consumer-priced full-frame digital SLR with a 24x36mm CMOS sensor.1 The price of the camera allowed photojournalists to be able to afford a digitalcamera. Again this camera brought a simpler and quicker way to develop andlook at their images. It also gave photographers more opportunities to shootbeing more mobile as well as photographers being able to edit their work usingtheir computer and looking on to the cameras screen.Image By: Ashley PomeroyImage Source: 17. Sources1. By: Times-PicayuneImage Source: