Photograph album containing 20 colour photographs of the opening of the Kodak Australasia Pty Ltd Technical Centre in Building 7, circa 1986-1987. It features images of equipment and staff, relating to new technologies in Kodak's professional and medical imaging business. The Centre was part of Kodak's initiatives in quality assurance for commercial customers, specifically in Graphic Arts, X-Ray and microfilm.
This object was donated as part of the Kodak Oral History Project. It complements the Kodak Heritage Collection of products, promotional materials, photographs and working life artefacts collected from Kodak Australasia in 2005, when the Melbourne manufacturing plant at Coburg closed down.
Kodak Australasia Pty Ltd manufactured and distributed a wide range of photographic products to Australasia, such as film, paper, chemicals, cameras and miscellaneous equipment. Its client base included amateur and professional photographers, as well as specialist medical and graphic art professionals who used photography, x-ray and other imaging techniques.
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Colour group portrait photograph edited to appear as a Christmas stamp, with red yellow and green textures and text around the group portrait.
Donation from Dr Ken Gifkins - Kodak Australia Pty Ltd, 23 Feb 2015
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