The Future of Film

May 3, 2012

By Conor Risch

© Jake Chessum

Jake Chessum made portraits of actress Jenny Shimizu for Corduroy magazine using film.

This is a slightly updated version of the article that appeared in the June issue of PDN with the title “Film Frenzy.” When Eastman Kodak Company announced the discontinuation of its line of professional color reversal films on March 1 it was the latest disappointment in a months-long string of miserable news from the company. The slow march toward Kodak’s...

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