Birthplace: Waterville, N.Y.
Method and apparatus for coating plates for use in photography—Before Eastman, photographers used glass plates with light-sensitive emulsions on them. Eastman put the emulsions first on paper, then on film rolls. He also developed a stronger motion picture film. (1977)
|Graham J. Durant||The National Inventors Hall of Fame||John Presper Eckert, Jr.|