News From Our Blog

Image Description: An original Kodak camera from 1888.
This Original Kodak camera, introduced by George Eastman, placed the power of photography in the hands of anyone who could press a button. 
Unlike earlier cameras that used a glass-plate negative for each exposure, the Kodak came preloaded with a 100-exposure roll of flexible film. After finishing the roll, the consumer mailed the camera back to the factory to have the prints made. 
In capturing everyday moments and memories, the Kodak’s distinctive circular snapshots defined a new style of photography — informal, personal, and fun.
More about the camera from the National Museum of American History.

Image Description: An original Kodak camera from 1888.

This Original Kodak camera, introduced by George Eastman, placed the power of photography in the hands of anyone who could press a button.

Unlike earlier cameras that used a glass-plate negative for each exposure, the Kodak came preloaded with a 100-exposure roll of flexible film. After finishing the roll, the consumer mailed the camera back to the factory to have the prints made.

In capturing everyday moments and memories, the Kodak’s distinctive circular snapshots defined a new style of photography — informal, personal, and fun.

More about the camera from the National Museum of American History.

Image description: Lava flows at Hawaii National Park.
Photo from the Department of Interior.

Image description: Lava flows at Hawaii National Park.

Photo from the Department of Interior.

Image description: Capitol Hill on a cold morning in March.
Photo from the Architect of the Capitol.

Image description: Capitol Hill on a cold morning in March.

Photo from the Architect of the Capitol.

Image description:
From the Department of Interior:

Wild ice views of Telaquana Lake in Lake Clark National Park and Preserve from an overflight this past Monday. Photo: National Park Service

Image description:

From the Department of Interior:

Wild ice views of Telaquana Lake in Lake Clark National Park and Preserve from an overflight this past Monday. 

Photo: National Park Service

Image description:
From the Department of Interior:

A geomagnetic storm earlier this week caused an explosion of color as the northern lights danced across the starry sky over Denali National Park. Photo by Daniel A. Leifheit

Image description:

From the Department of Interior:

A geomagnetic storm earlier this week caused an explosion of color as the northern lights danced across the starry sky over Denali National Park.

Photo by Daniel A. Leifheit