Kodak Moment Gone in a Flash

Kodak owned photography like Google owns search.  But Kodak’s myopia over digital cameras and mobile phone led it into bankruptcy.

Film today is like the vinyl of past, tangible stuff you see at garage sales and stores like Urban Outfitters that sell trendy nostalgia.

Most people will never buy a camera again.  They’d rather have a Smartphone with an 8-megapixel camera and the ability to augment their photos with filters and share them instantly with the world.

Everyone is a photographer.  Just as everyone now is an author or a musician.

We create stories now, timelines, and live in Twitter moments.

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By Wells Baum

Wells Baum is a daily blogger who writes about Life & Arts. He's also the author of and four books.