R.I.P. Kodachrome

Kodak retires Kodachrome….

No matter how much better digital gets–and it gets better every day–there’ll never be another Kodachrome 64.

About Steve Patterson

Steve Patterson has written over 50 plays, with works staged in Portland, Los Angeles, Chicago, Detroit, Austin, Tampa, and other U.S. cities as well as in Canada and New Zealand. His works include: Waiting on Sean Flynn, Next of Kin, Farmhouse, Malaria, Shelter, Altered States of America, The Continuing Adventures of Mr. Grandamnus, Bluer Than Midnight, Bombardment, Dead of Winter, and Delusion of Darkness. In 2006, his bittersweet Lost Wavelengths was a mainstage selection at Portland Center Stage's JAW/West festival, and, in 2008, won the Oregon Book Award (he also was an OBA finalist in 1992 and 2002). In 1997, he won the inaugural Portland Civic Theatre Guild Fellowship for his play Turquoise and Obsidian. View all posts by Steve Patterson

2 responses to “R.I.P. Kodachrome

  • Ian W. Hill

    Thanks for the info. I want to cry now — no images that I created ever made me happier than the ones on Kodachrome ASA 64, none more beautiful.I have to go and find some stock and shoot something deserving and get it printed before the last printer vanishes . . .

  • Prince Gomolvilas

    Now where the hell will we get those nice bright colors, those greens of summer, that makes you think all the world's a sunny day (oh yeah)?

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