In This Issue…
33…[An 1850 News Photograph]
34…What is the NPPA? By Joseph Costa
Describes the aims and organization of the National Press Photographers Association.
34…The First Flash Bulb
Description of Johannes Ostermeier’s invention, the electric flash bulb in 1929, and the hazards and inconvenience of using flash powder.
35…Photos by Wire
Description of invention by Alfred Korn and subsequent commercial services.
36…An 1886 Photo Interview
Photographs and captions; interview with Marie Eugène Chevreul by Nadar, photographs by Paul Nadar. Reproduction of seven of the twenty-one photographs originally published in Le Journal.
38…From Negative to Positive by Vincent S. Jones, Director, News and Editorial Office, Gannett Newspapers
An examination of how photojournalists can better represent themselves.
Accounts of filming coronation of Czar Nicholas II and Spanish-American War.
40…The Graphic History Society
Announcement of the founding of the Graphic History Society of America.
40…Alden Scott Boyer
Death notice of Alden Scott Boyer.
40…To the Editors
Newspaper clipping submitted by a reader about a runaway horse with a portable darkroom and photographer in tow.
Author : Title : IMAGE: Journal of Photography of the George Eastman House Volume : 2 Number : 6 Date : September, 1953
In This Issue…
MEMBERSHIP PROGRAM. . . . 1
On the change in format of IMAGE from an in-depth quarterly magazine to a monthly bulletin for members of the George Eastman House.
DR. C. E. KENNETH MEES. . . . 1
Obituary for the first President of the Board of Trustees of the George Eastman House. In 1912 George Eastman hired Mees, a scientist in the photographic industry, to organize and direct a research laboratory in Rochester.
CUNNINGHAM COLLECTION. . . . 2
Brief biography of Imogen Cunningham upon acquiring 75 of her photographs for the George Eastman House photography collection.
BOOK REVIEWS. . . . 3
Great Moments in News Photography from the Historical Files of the National Press Photographers Association. By John Faber. New York: Thomas Nelson & Sons, 1960. 127 p. 133 illus. $4.95.
DRYDEN THEATRE MATINEES. . . . 4
GREAT FILMS OF THE WORLD 1916-1923
HAMLET 1920 Germany
THE PHANTOM CHARIOT (Korkarlen) 1920 Sweden
THE FOUR HORSEMEN OF THE APOCALYPSE 1921 U.S.A.
DRYDEN THEATRE TENTH ANNIVERSARY SERIES. . . . 4
HEART OF PARIS (Gribouille) 1937 France
THE FORGOTTEN ONES (Los Olvidados) 1951 Mexico
NOTES. . . . 4
McGHEE AND ELLINGSON ELECTED TO BOARD OF TRUSTEES
Author : Title : IMAGE: THE BULLETIN OF THE GEORGE EASTMAN HOUSE OF PHOTOGRAPHY Volume : 10 Number : 1 Date : January, 1961