240 APS format

Historical Notes This is the most recent film format, and the last to date, introduced by Kodak after developing it in collaboration with some of the leading camera manufacturers and it is universally known as APS (Advanced Photo System). Introduced in 1996, it tried to respond to new market trends which required a miniaturisation of equipment without affecting image quality and greater use of electronic facilities, requirements not easy to be implemented on existing 135. The ultimate goal was to…

118 format

Historical Notes It is one of the roll film formats introduced by Kodak in the beginning of the 1900’s and one of the oldest, remained in production from 1900 to 1961 and widespread especially in the Autographic version. it had particular broadcast along with the camera, the Kodak Camera No. 3 and, in particular, the Autographic version (named A-118), which allowed the direct writing on short film notes between one frame and the next, introduced in 1914. Technical Characteristics The…

828 format

Historical Notes The 828 format was introduced by Kodak immediately after the definition of the 135 format and strongly addressed to photo amateur market, and remained in production for around 50 years before being decommissioned without ever having reached a particular success, in 1985. Kodak intention was to provide a cost-effective alternative to 135 based on a new line of cameras with simplified mechanics and functions; Kodak continued to produce cameras for the 828 format until the mid 60’s, before…