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2010-10-27 08:00:00

ROCHESTER, N.Y., Oct. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- At PhotoPlus Expo 2010, Eastman Kodak Company (NYSE: EK) continues its celebration of 125 years of innovation, highlighting its rich history, showcasing its present accomplishments, and unveiling its next wave of game-changing technologies. Beginning with the invention of flexible roll film in 1885, Kodak has continually driven innovations and pushed the boundaries of imaging, for consumers, professional photographers and business partners. At...

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2008-09-22 07:25:00

Avid Kodachrome fans are worried the elaborately crafted photographic film, extolled for its sharpness, vivid colors and archival durability will disappear. "Part of me feels like, boy, if only I'd been born 20 years earlier," says Alex Webb, 56-year-old photographer, whose work has appeared in National Geographic magazine. "I wish they would keep making it forever. I still have a lot of pictures to take in my life." Currently, only one commercial lab in the world, Dwayne's Photo in Parsons,...


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humgruffin
  • A terrible or repulsive person.
Regarding the etymology of 'humgruffin,' the OED says (rather unhelpfully) that it's a 'made-up word.' We might guess that 'hum' comes from 'humbug' or possibly 'hum' meaning 'a disagreeable smell,' while 'gruffin' could be a combination of 'gruff' and 'griffin.'