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The Death of George Eastman

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"To my friends, My work is done Why Wait?" George Eastman - Inventor of Kodak  On March 14th 1932, 'the father of photography' left this simple note after having committed suicide with a single gunshot to the heart.  Earlier in the evening Eastman had hosted his nearest and dearest to witness the updating of his will and upon them leaving he took out a fresh piece of paper and left the simple note.  For the full story of Kodak and George Eastman check out these articles: NZ Herald 24th March 2019 Today I Found Out 3rd October 2014

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Chasing Waterfalls and Ten Questions for sean aickin by Wiki Waitai

Posted by Darren Cliff on

Chasing Waterfalls is the third solo exhibition from Splendid co-founder, sean aickin. It is a 'work in progress' exhibition featuring three images (as shown here) from a wider body of work that is still being shot. Focussing on waterfalls each image is shot on a Ilford Harman Titan 4x5 Pinhole Camera using Ilford 4x5 HP5+ Film. For this show each negative was high resolution scanned by Good Sheet, printed large and then custom framed by Elliot Creative. Produced in an edition of 6 these images are still available for purchase.  10 Questions for sean aickin by Wiki Waitai: Why do you choose to...

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